Thurston Moore/John Russell – Fundraiser (Vortex Jazz Club; 2019)
Sonic Youth – CBGB, New York, December 13, 1988 (Nugs.net; 2019. Audio samples here.)
Encoffinized – Chambers of Deprivation (Maggot Stomp; 2019)
Dead & Company – Citi Field, Flushing, NY, June 23, 2019 (Nugs.net; 2019. Audio samples here.)
Antoine Beuger – …of being numerous – colectivo maDam (Edition Wandelweiser; 2019. Audio sample here.)
Rhodri Davies/David Sylvian/Mark Wastell – There Is No Love (Confront; 2019)
Hans-Jürg Meier – colours de la rose; presso il passo di cristallina; diaphanés (durchscheinend) – Vera Fischer, Franziska Müller, Rico Gubler, Samira El Ghatta, Andel Strube, Sarah Giger, Nadja Camichel, Sarah van Cornewal, Martin Lorenz (Edition Wandelweiser; 2019. Audio samples here.)
Monte Espina – y culebra (Marginal Frequency; due July 2, 2019)
Burkhard Schlothauer – harmonies and structures (Edition Wandelweiser; 2019. Audio samples here.)
> nine – for john cage – Zeitkratzer; yo tampoco lo entiendo – Burkhard Schlothauer; structures indépendantes – Wandelweiser Composers Ensemble
CUP – Soon Will Be Flood (self-released; 2019)
Eva-Maria Houben – ensemble works – Eva-Maria Houben, Ordinary Affects (Edition Wandelweiser; 2019. Audio samples here.)
> echo fantasy I; echo fantasy IV; echo fantasy V; gesang IX; unter anderen
Steve Coleman and Five Elements – Rhythm People (The Resurrection of Creative Black Civilization) (RCA; 1990)
Wynton Marsalis – Black Codes (from the Underground) (Columbia; 1985)
Brad Mehldau – Songs: The Art of the Trio, Volume Three (Warner Bros.; 1998)
This week in On the Record, the ingenious composer and vocalist Jennifer Walshe evokes the early history of Western music, aided by artificial intelligence. Plus dozens of listings for forthcoming releases.
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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 Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays, Jasmine Guffond, Vanessa Rossetto, and Reinbert de Leeuw.
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This week in On the Record: New on Elsewhere, the French pianist and composer Melaine Dalibert lavishes his sensitive touch on music by Anastassis Philippakopoulos. Plus dozens of listings for forthcoming releases.
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