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 violinist Jennifer Koh turns a pair of boundary-defying recitals into a compelling new album. Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.
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This week's tally of memorable things Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Éliane Radigue, John Cage, Alan Gilbert with the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester, and Kaija Saariaho.
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This week in On the Record: Boston pianist and new-music advocate Sarah Bob shows her range on a revealing new solo CD. Plus, dozens of listings for new and forthcoming recordings.
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