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Marcus Strickland: Of Song

A quick look at the tracks of the album Of Song drives our attention immediately – most of them quite familiar – we can only hope to savour which new ingredients come to make them tastier. 97 more words

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Bergur Nielsen Trio: West Of Somewhere

Bergur Nielsen Trio have stood by –  waiting the right time to be posted –  for three months now. For no apparent reason but the fact that hundreds of interesting stuff kept falling right before my very eyes and ears.Wednesday stands for the beginning of the countdown – the weekend will come – … 32 more words

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Velkro: Don't Wait For The Revolution

It would be tempting to go on choosing something festive to celebrate this winter Sunday morning – however such sounds wouldn’t go along with some of the feelings of the short past week – instead of joyful sounds – I pick anger, uncertainty, restlessness, rage, frustration, desire – all overflow across the sonic paths of this trio – … 51 more words

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Revolutionary Snake Ensemble: Live Snakes

I admit I hate snakes – they creep me out, it’s something coming from my childhood days, so it’s too late to try to solve the issue. 195 more words

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Stanton Moore Trio: Driftin | live at KPLU performance studio

While the album “Conversations” is waiting for a post – here is a live performance of the Stanton Moore Trio – a real pleasure for our ears indeed!

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Paul Rogers/Robin Fincker/Fabien Duscombs: Whahay

Double bassist Paul Rogers pays tribute to his primary model Charles Mingus – the music is reconstructed upon Mingus’ themes and melodies – Rogers’ European free jazz sensibility meets the music of Charles Mingus – was there a happy ending? 46 more words

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