Playlist (Tremors of Bliss).

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This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Bent Knee, Charlotte Hug, Olivia De Prato, and Anthony Braxton.

Best of 2018: Noteworthy Recordings

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National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith completes his annual year-end survey with a citation of 20 noteworthy recordings, without which 2018 would have been a poorer year.

Best of 2018: 10 Memorable Musical Events

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National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith continues his annual year-end survey with a detailed tally of the 10 (okay, 11) most memorable musical events he caught in New York City.

In Review: Adam Tendler and Tenth Intervention

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Where are we going? And what are we doing? Those questions and more, Olivia Giovetti reports, resonated throughout a concert by Adam Tendler and Tenth Intervention at the Rubin Museum of Art.

Best of 2018: National Sawdust Highlights

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Log editor Steve Smith kicks off his annual survey of the year's most memorable events and recordings with a clutch of personal highlights from a busy year at National Sawdust.

Playlist (quite simply melting).

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This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring James Newton, Kali Malone, Viola Torros, and Alden Jenks.

Wendy Eisenberg: Embracing Complexity and Duality

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Wendy Eisenberg, a fast-rising improvising guitarist, composer, and bandleader, talks about her creative path, including two wildly disparate albums newly released by Tzadik and VDSQ.

In Review: panSonus

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An arresting New York City debut by the duo panSonus – soprano Amber Evans and percussionist Jon Clancy – featured works that challenged perceptions of sound and its production.

Playlist (Yankin' at the Chain).

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This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Eartheater, Kaj Duncan David & Assaf Gidron, Teodora Stepančić, and Christopher Fox.

In Review: Kinds of Kings

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Kinds of Kings are hardly a homogenous bunch, and their music reflects it—Brin Solomon reviews a concert the collective presented with Metropolis Ensemble on Dec. 9.