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Estampie Al Jorn - Carceres
Signum Galileo Music Communication 2004
German Neo-Medieval band founded in 1985 by Sigrid Hausen (aka Syrah), Michael Popp and Ernst Schwindl.
Set Break: over “A Short Drink from a Certain Fountain” by Bill Nelson
Tino Roadside Memory N
Interpreting Clouds sound as language 2022
Santino Gonzales is from Los Lunas NM
David Sylvian Shadowland (Northfield)
God Man - EP Virgin Records 1999
The 'God Man' EP comes from the era of 'Dead Bees On A Cake'.
with his wife (at the time) Ingrid Chavez
Arthur King Cobre N
Changing Landscapes (Mina las Pintadas) AKP Recordings 2022
"Arthur King" is a Los Angeles based group, with members Aaron Espinoza, David Ralicke, Jason Lytle, and Peter Walker. This is their 4th "Changing Landscapes" release.
Paul Schauert Flipped Out/Tranquil
Modalities s/r 2010
Nik Bärtsch's Ronin Modul 49_44
Llyrìa ECM Records 2010
Nik Bärtsch is a Swiss pianist, composer, and producer, born 3 August 1971 in Zurich. His group plays a minimalist math-jazz.
Set Break: over “Sonanze: 6th Movement” by Roberto Cacciapaglia
Djivan Gasbaryan and Michael Brook Fallen Star
Black Rock Real World 1998
Michael Brook was born in Toronto in 1951, and invented the "infinite guitar". Djivan Gasparyan, Armenian 'duduk' player, was born in 1928. (Somehow, his death on 6 July 2021 escaped my attention.)
Keyvan Chemirani An Indian Way
Hâl. Ballades Amoureuses Alpha Classics 2021
Children of Iranian percussionist Djamchid Chemirani.
Set Break: over “Ceylon” by K. Leimer
Tetsu Inoue Ambiant Otaku
Ambiant Otaku FAX +49-69/450464 1994
Tetsu Inoue (テツ・イノウエ) is a former electronic music producer from Japan. He has not done much of anything since 2007.
Otaku is a Japanese word that describes people with consuming interests, particularly in anime, manga, video games, or computers.
Jon Hassell Hamburg
The Surgeon of the Nightsky Restores Dead Things by the Power of Sound intuition 2005
Jon Hassell (1937-2021) is from Memphis. He created a style of music he described as Fourth World, a hybrid of music both ancient and digital, composed and improvised, Eastern and Western.
Loga Ramin Torkian Avaaz
Mehraab Six Degrees Records 2011
Loga Ramin Torkian is an Iranian-born multi-instrumentalist, Middle Eastern lutist, composer, co-founder of the groups Axiom of Choice and Niyaz.
Kayo Dot Blue Lambency Downward
Blue Lambency Downward Prophecy Productions 2008
Kayo Dot is an avant-and/or-compositional-rock band from New York City. Their hallucinatory music has its roots in doom-goth, progressive rock, and new age.
Richard Pinhas & Barry Cleveland Zen/Unzen
Mu Cuneiform 2016
Richard Pinhas, founder of Heldon, along with Barry Cleveland.
Janel & Anthony Mustang Song
Where Is Home Cuneiform Records 2012
Cellist Janel Leppin and her husband guitarist Anthony Pirog.
Stephan Thelen Point of Inflection
Fractal Guitar 2 Moonjune 2021
Stephan Thelen was born in Santa Rosa CA in 1959. He is a composer, producer and mathematician based in Zürich, Switzerland, where he leads the group SonAr, who play a minimalist jazz.
Set Break: over “Blue Orleans” by Michael Manring
Isotope 217 Prince Namor N
The Unstable Molecule Thrill Jockey 2022
Isotope 217 is a Chicago-based band composed mainly of members from Tortoise and the Chicago Underground Orchestra that was formed in 1997. blending rock and funk and jazz and electronics.
Jeremy Cunningham, Dustin Laurenzi & Paul Bryan Bye Line N
A Better Ghost Northern Spy 2022
Chicago based jazz ensemble.
Eberhard Weber A Pale Smile
Fluid Rustle ECM Records 1979
Eberhard Weber, born in 1940 in Stuttgart, Germany, designed his own upright electric bass. His distinctive tone is one of the things that gives ECM Records it's 'sound'.
On this LP, he was joined by Bill Frisell (guitar), Gary Burton (vibraphone, marimba), and vocalists Norma Winstone & Bonnie Herman. No drummer this time.
Øresund Space Collective Angular Ambrosia
Chatoyant Breath Space Rock Production 2018
The ØSC comprises more than 30 members from Nordic psych/space bands, with some from the USA. Active since 2004, subsets of members get together whenever they can and jam.
Good stuff get posted for free. https://archive.org/details/OresundSpaceCollective
The best stuff gets issued on CD and LP. https://oresundspacecollective.bandcamp.com
The group is named after the Øresund Bridge (and tunnel), which connects Denmark and Sweden.
Ozric Tentacles Akasha
Spirals In Hyperspace Magna Carta 2004
English progressive/space/psychedelic rock band founded in 1983 in Somerset. They fuse jazz rock, hard rock and acid rock with influences from world music.
This track features their idol, guitarist Steve Hillage. (You'll hear echoes of Gong's Radio Gnome trilogy in Ozric Tentacles' music.)
Set Break: over “Here We Go” by Cliff Martinez
Duo Sonare Oh No! (Arr. for Two Guitars by Duo Sonare)
Duo Sonare Plays Debussy, Albéniz, Piazzolla and Zappa Sound star-ton 1993
Duo Sonare are acoustic guitarists Thomas Offermann and Jens Wagner, from Germany.