Nate Wooley – Columbia Icefield (Northern Spy; 2019)
Philip White – Control: Live Works for Mixer Feedback (self-released; 2013)
Grant Evans – Vessel (\\NULL|ZØNE//; 2018)
Talk Talk – Spirit of Eden (EMI; 1988)
Merzbow – OM Electrique (Merzbox 01) (Extreme; 2000)
Merzbow – Tauromachine (Release; 1998)
Jessica Pavone – hope dawson is missing (Tzadik; 2012)
Theresa Wong – The Unlearning (Tzadik; 2011. Audio samples here.)
Merzbow – Metal Acoustic Music (Merzbox 02) (Extreme; 2000)
Merzbow – Green Wheels (Self-Abuse; 1995)
Talk Talk – Laughing Stock (Polydor; 1991)
John Cage – The Works for Piano 10 – Thomas Schultz (Mode; 2018)
> Two Pieces for Piano (1936); Solo for Piano; Two Pieces for Piano (1946); Swinging
Alvin Lucier – Two Circles – Alvin Lucier, Alter Ego (Mode; 2016)
> Three Transformations of the Works of Maurizio Mochetti; Two Circles; I Am Sitting in a Room; Fideliotrio
Riot Ensemble – Speak, Be Silent (Huddersfield Contemporary Records; 2019. Audio samples here.)
> Chaya Czernowyn – Ayre: Towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of; Anna Thorvaldsdóttir – Ró; Mirela Ivičević – Baby Magnify/Lilith’s New Toy; Liza Lim – Speak, Be Silent; Rebecca Saunders – Stirrings Still II
This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Cassandra Miller, ESSI, Alwynne Pritchard, and Garcia Peoples.
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This week in On the Record: new releases by Matana Roberts, Cassandra Miller, Michael Formanek, Chris Speed, Guerilla Toss, Kathleen Supové, Jim James, and dozens more.
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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 Unsuk Chin, Minor Pieces, Regular Music, and Formanex.
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This week in On the Record, listen to (and watch) an exclusive premiere of a track from Phase Eclipse, a new album by Amirtha Kidambi and Lea Bertucci due in November on Astral Spirits.
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