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Rhodri Davies – Pedwar

November 9, 2014

4x Vinyl Alt.vinyl It would probably be easy to oversimplify the harpist Rhodri Davies’ career. Part of the criminally named New London Silence movement around the turn of the...

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Michael Pisaro, Miguel Prado – White Metal

May 3, 2014

Vinyl Senufo Editions White Metal is a new composition written by Michael Pisaro and performed by the Waldelweiser composer along with the Spanish musician Miguel Prado. The piece is...

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Olivia Block – Karren

February 22, 2014

Vinyl Sedimental Another from the pile of music released a while back but too good for me to shelve away without further consideration. It has been interesting to spend...

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Oren Ambarchi, John Tilbury – The Just Reproach

February 22, 2014

Vinyl Black Truffle This album was released a few months back now, during a time when I was finding it hard to commit anything to these pages. Such is...

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Bhob Rainey – When you talk, you hear from the other side

March 25, 2013

Vinyl Self release A somewhat different release tonight. Bhob Rainey is perhaps best known as one half of the improvising group Nmperign, in principle a saxophonist but he has...

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Two from John Butcher

March 24, 2013

Bell Trove Spools CD. Northern Spy Records Winter Gardens Vinyl. Kukuruku Recordings Music can obviously be many things to many people. The music that saxophonist John Butcher makes across...

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Stephen Vitiello – Dowsing

February 11, 2013

Farpoint Recordings Vinyl Stephen Vitiello is a Richmond, Virginia based composer (sound artist?). This handsomely produced, vinyl only release came out late last year on the Cork based Farpoint...

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The Dogmatics – The Sacrifice for the music became our lifestyle

November 24, 2012

Vinyl Monotype One redeeming pleasure that comes from the current resurgence of music released on vinyl (and in my opinion probably the only one) is that we get to...

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Martin Küchen – Hellstorm

November 4, 2012

Vinyl Mathka The Swedish saxophonist Martin Küchen is a really nice guy, but also an intense individual whose music has always had a deeply serious undertow to it. Hellstorm,...

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Rhodri Davies – Wound Response

November 2, 2012

Vinyl Alt.vinyl “and may the freed bear bathe his body amid the flows of the frozen north and not languish in the aquarium of distilled water in the academic...

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Streifenjunko – Sval Torv

September 30, 2012

2x Vinyl Sofa Music There is something about Sval Torv, an impressively attractive twin vinyl set on the Sofa label by the Norwegian duo Streifenjunko that is really hard...

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Ryu Hankil, Hong Chulki, Nick Hoffman – Sonne

September 23, 2012

Vinyl and Bandcamp Download Pilgrim Talk Sonne is a vinyl or Bandcamp enabled download release on the Chicago based Pilgrim Talk label. The disc contains two fifteen minute long...

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Will Montgomery / Robert Curgenven split on Windsmeasure

September 3, 2012

Vinyl Windsmeasure So back to reviewing music then, after a few days off from here to review some music. Some of what I have been writing about over the...

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FvRTvR – Gobi Wow

June 16, 2012

Vinyl Never Come Ashore Hmm, what to make of this one. This vinyl disc arrived here a couple of months ago now, but was shamefully overlooked by myself as...

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MIMEO – Wigry

March 17, 2012

2x Vinyl Bolt Given that its a week for vinyl here, I have dusted off my copy of MIMEO’s Wigry album, which I actually bought back in October last...

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Alfredo Costa Monteiro – Cinq Bruissements

March 16, 2012

Vinyl No Fun Productions A fifth night of writing about vinyl then leads me to Cinq Bruissements a new solo disc of accordion improvisation by Alfredo Costa Monteiro. I...

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Ben Gwilliam – Molto semplice e cantabile

March 16, 2012

Vinyl Bury Art Gallery and Museum Tonight a really interesting piece of vinyl that captures a performance of an extraordinary piece of work by the Manchester based, artist/musician Ben...

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Graham Lambkin – Amateur Doubles

March 15, 2012

Vinyl Kye Well today was pretty frustrating. A day off of work spent trying to get Cathnor activities back up and running fully but ending up annoyed at incompetent...

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Werner Dafeldecker, Axel Dorner, Sven-Ake Johansson – Der Kreis Des Gegenstandes

March 14, 2012

Vinyl Monotype One of the annoying things about listening to vinyl all week is that I can’t play the music I have been listening to at home also in...

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Ferran Fages – Pel Nord

March 13, 2012

7″ Vinyl Bocian So, as promised a few days of listening to vinyl. Today I worked long hours, and after leaving this evening fought my way through the dense...

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Jason Kahn – On Metal Shore

January 8, 2012

Vinyl Editions This evening didn’t start so well once I got home from work. I don’t recommend rubbing freshly chopped chilli into your eye. It hurts a lot and...

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Monday 19th December

December 20, 2011

I’m not sure how many reviews I will manage to write this week. last year if I remember correctly I stopped even trying until Boxing Day, such is the...