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Transcribing noise — Peter Kalulé


(I). Compression

beyond the drum-insides of this body, beyond that spiralling-spirit-force-of-shape, there is somewhere in the out of memory, the noise of a cumulative pang of heaviness. 513 more words

Experimental Prose

Anthony Braxton, Dixieland-Style

Here’s an old-timey-jazz-style cover of Anthony Braxton:

It’s “Composition 23 J,” an earlier Braxton piece with a melody even my ear can recognize. The trumpeter is… 127 more words


Jazz Giant Wadada Leo Smith on Four Recent Collaborations

The greatest testament to trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith’s ability to improvise and adapt to creative situations is to look at the list of artists he’s collaborated with since he arrived in the Chicago jazz scene in the mid ‘60s. 1,069 more words

Featured Music


My reading of non-fiction books has plummeted the last 2 years. Today, I tend to only read articles. Nevertheless, I think the listed titles will continue to have an appeal in the foreseeable future. 1,471 more words


Ava Mendoza and Jessica Pavone at Gallery at Avalon Island- Thursday, August 25th

Thursday, August 25th, 2016
Timucua Arts Foundation, Gallery at Avalon Island and The Civic Minded 5 present
Ava Mendoza and Jessica Pavone solos and duo… 639 more words


Cinema Scarcity - Ack!

A geezer thought.

We rarely watched movies on TV in Lexington in the 60’s. There were few channels and thus, few movies to watch.

I remember there were two channels; Channel 27 (CBS) and Channel 18 (NBC). 492 more words