CD Reviews

Two from Lucio Capece

December 16, 2014

Less is less CD Intonema Factors of space inconstancy CD Drone Sweet Drone Two releases, one from late 2013 and one from late 2014, but i have chosen to go back and write about the earlier release in combination with the newer one simply because they both feature recent developments in the work of Lucio […]

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CD Reviews

Michael Thieke / Olivier Toulemonde, Lucio Capece / Jamie Drouin – The Berlin Series No. 1

July 27, 2013

CD Another Timbre The first in a series of releases from Another Timbre designed to feature some of the very many improvising musicians active in berlin right now is a split release, featuring two long tracks by two duos. The first of these is a forty-three minute collaboration named Inframince between the clarinet of Michael […]

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CD Reviews

Wednesday 6th January

January 7, 2010

The music in question is yet another release on the Another Timbre imprint (I’m trying to absorb all of the recent batch before the next set appears in a couple of weeks… its not easy keeping up with this label) This one is named Empty Matter and comes from a duo made up of two of my very favourite musicians (and people) in the world, Lucio Capece and Lee Patterson, their first recordings together made in a London church back in June last year, when both musicians had travelled in from far off strange lands to appear (in different groups) at Another Timbre’s Unamed Music Festival. Usual caveats… I consider both of these musicians to be friends, have released music on cathnor by both of them and will probably find it slightly harder to be subjective than usual blah blah…

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CD Reviews

Tuesday 22nd September

September 22, 2009

So after a relatively depressing day on Monday it was lovely to wake this morning and find an email announcing the birth of Lucio Capece’s second child. Big congratulations go to him, his partner and family. I’ve spent the last few days listening on and off to a new CD by Lucio alongside Radu Malfatti […]

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CD Reviews

Tuesday 15th September

September 16, 2009

I think I have written here before, a year or two back about how sometimes our memories of live concerts can differ wildly from what we hear on CDs of the same performance released later. In the case of SLW’s second CD release named Fifteen point nine grams I can extend this a little further. […]

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Concert Reviews

Another city, another concert.

May 28, 2007

After a week that seemed to go on forever I cut it short Friday lunchtime and after a lot of trouble involving someone trying to fraudulently use my debit card I got on a train into London, before transferring across to the Eurostar terminal at Waterloo to head over to Brussels for the Radu Malfatti […]

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