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New album - Karen Mantler: Business is bad

Label: Xtra Watt

Release date: July 29, 2014


“Business is bad” confesses Karen Mantler, and many in the music world will sympathize. Almost 20 years have passed since Karen’s last leader album on XtraWatt ( 158 more words

Modulation track Mondays VIII

John Zorn – ‘Shaolin Bossa’ from Filmworks VII

Zorn is incredibly prolific and original. Check him out next time you’re dawdling on YouTube.

John Zorn – ‘A Dream Of Nine Nights’ from… 19 more words

Everyday Tracks

Cool Album Covers

For maybe a decade while I stopped buying vinyl I stopped paying attention to album covers altogether, but in the last few years I began looking at them more often, especially while listening to the album. 308 more words


Cobra considerations

I spent some of last night at the excellent Petersham Bowling Club for a bunch of Ensemble Offspring‘s latest (and free!) Sizzle concert. It’s terrible reviewer indulgence to make apologies for one’s behaviour (and missing of parts of the bill) but I will preface mine by suggesting this isn’t really a review, more some random thoughts on the thing. 


WOODEN CITIES and dRachEmUsiK + onewayness duo, Friday, June 20th

(Event flier by Jacob Gotlib.)

Dreamland is proud to present:



dRachEmUsiK + onewayness duo (Indianapolis, IN and Erie, PA)

Friday, June 20th… 361 more words

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Recent Listening

I have a backlog of CDs that I’ve not yet mentioned here, will try to catch up a bit. Here are three recent items:

John Zorn: The Mysteries – Bill Frisell, guitar; Carol Emanuel, harp; Kenny Wollesen, vibraphone, chimes. 244 more words