News: ICECommons Composer Residencies Announced

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Ross Karre, co-artistic director of the International Contemporary Ensemble, talks about the group's new ICECommons Artists-in-Residence, the first six of whom have just been named.

Video Premiere: Linda May Han Oh

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Ahead of Linda May Han Oh's National Sawdust show May 16, watch a video premiere from her new album, 'Aventurine,' which finds the bassist, composer, and bandleader celebrating creativity and evolution.

New Music Premiere: Vanessa Wagner

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Listen to French pianist Vanessa Wagner's rendition of a selection from Michael Nyman's score for 'The Piano,' an exclusive premiere ahead of the pianist's new album, 'Inland,' due April 26 on InFiné Music.

New Music Premiere: Matthew Goodheart

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Listen to an exclusive premiere of 'Berlin Head Metal IV,' the sonorous final track from a gorgeous new album by composer, performer, and sound artist Matthew Goodheart coming in April on Infrequent Seams.

On the Record: March 15, 2019

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This week in "On the Record," Turning Jewels into Water transforms bewitching rhythms into a drum beat of protest, resistance, and hope. Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.

New Album Premiere: Tredici Bacci, 'La Fine del Futuro'

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Preview 'La Fine del Futuro,' the second album by Simon Hanes and his versatile pop ensemble Tredici Bacci, coming March 8 on NNA Tapes—streaming in its entirety exclusively on National Sawdust Log.

On the Record: March 1, 2019

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This week in "On the Record," exploring layers of meaning in Casey Anderson's "ghostses," performed by Bent Duo on a new CD from a wave press. Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.

New Music Premiere: Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir

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Listen to an exclusive premiere of '48 Images of the Moon' by Þuríður Jónsdóttir, played by Icelandic-American cellist Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir on her forthcoming Sono Luminus debut, 'Vernacular.'

On the Record: February 22, 2019

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This week in "On the Record," trekking deep into 'Columbia Icefield,' an album of icy majesty and hidden mystery by trumpeter Nate Wooley. Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.

Video Premiere: Beat Circus, "These Wicked Things"

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Watch the exclusive premiere of the first video from These Wicked Things, the fourth album by Boston music institution Beat Circus and the conclusion of its "Weird American Gothic" trilogy.