Roland Kayn – Scanning (1982-1983) (Reiger Records Reeks; 2019. Audio samples here.)
Dead & Company – DCU Center, Worcester, MA, Nov. 10, 2015 (Archive.org; 2015)
Minor Pieces – The Heavy Steps of Dreaming (Fatcat; 2019)
Ne(x)tworks – Live Vol. 1: At The Stone, June 2007 (self-released; 2010)
> Leroy Jenkins – Space Minds, New Worlds, Survival of America; Shelley Burgon – Four Days; Jon Gibson – Song 1; Joan La Barbara – in the shadow and act of the haunting place; Arthur Russell – Themes from the Singing Tractors (Pages 1 & 2)
Earle Brown – Tracer – Christian Wolff, Ne(x)tworks (Mode; 2011)
> Tracer; Folio; Special Events; Octet 1; Music for Violin, Cello & Piano; Four Systems; String Quartet; New Piece; For Neil
Éliane Radigue – Occam Ocean, Vol. 1 – Rhodri Davies, Julia Eckhardt, Carol Robinson (Shiiin; 2017)
> Occam River I; Occam I; Occam III; Occam IV; Occam Delta II
James MacMillan – Stabat Mater – The Sixteen, Britten Sinfonia/Harry Christophers (Coro; 2017)
Dmitri Shostakovich – Symphony No. 4 in C minor – London Symphony Orchestra/Gianandrea Noseda (LSO Live; 2019. Audio sample here.)
Philip Glass – Akhnaten – Paul Esswood, Milagro Vargas, Stuttgart State Opera Chorus and Orchestra/Dennis Russell Davies (CBS Masterworks; 1987)
Regular Music – Regular Music (Rough Trade/Klanggalerie; 1985/2019)
Stanislav Deev – Reflexions (Casement Exchange; 2019)
This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Anáhuac, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Meara O'Reilly, and Michael Gielen.
This week in On the Record: Check out an immersive collection of contemporary Armenian music, lovingly curated by violinist Movses Pogossian, plus dozens of listings for forthcoming releases.
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Listen to an exclusive preview track from 'One Foot on the Ground Smoking Mirror Shakedown,' a new album by saxophonist Chris Pitsiokos and his CP Unit, coming in February on the Ramp Local label.
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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 Alex Dowling, Brunhild Ferrari & Jim O'Rourke, King Crimson, and Melaine Dalibert.
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