CD Reviews

Friday 8th January

January 9, 2010

Tonight I have been listening to some really difficult music played by one of the musicians performing tomorrow. Although Jean-Luc Guionnet will presumably be playing sax tomorrow, this new album released by the Arteleku organisation (The same Basque outift that recently published the partly excellent Noise and Capitalism book) is named Gezurrezko joera and is another performance by Guionnet for church organ. Guionnet’s organ albums (I think this is the fourth solo, plus there has been at least one collaborative album) seem to really split audiences into two camps, those that find it intriguingly good, and those that really hate it. I personally sit in the former camp. Brian Olewnick managed to get around to briefly reviewing this album a few weeks back Read More ....