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The New Abnormal
Mar 7, 2023 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
With ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ
Exploring multiple facets of jazz-adjacent prog-rock, edgy fusion, Canterbury, Zeuhl, Rock-In-Opposition, avant-prog, Rock Progressivo Italiano, world music, ambient, anything virtuosic.
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Canvas Solaris Extrasolar Biosignature
Chromosphere 2975495 Records DK 2021
Progressive tech metal from Statesboro GA. Bandcamp
Set Break: over “Expérience 7” by Miriodor
Sithu Aye Solstice
I self released 2013
Sithu Maung Maung Aye was born on 26 June 1990 in Glasgow, UK, and plays a progressive metal similar to Plini and Animals As Leaders. All of his material is self released. Bandcamp
This EP was shared with Plini.
Chimp Spanner The Mirror
At the Dream's Edge 2648571 Records DK 2022
Chimp Spanner (monkey wrench!) is a one-man prog-metal band: Paul Antonio Ortiz, from Essex, UK. Bandcamp
Jonas Hellborg & Art Metal Round Metal Hat
VYAKHYAN-KAR Bardo 2007
Jonas Hellborg (bass), Matthias IA Eklundh (guitar), Selvaganesh (percussion).
Is it jazz? Is it metal? Does it matter?
Set Break: over “The Snake And The Lotus (The Pond)” 🐍& by Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Birds and Buildings Secret Crevice
Multipurpose Trap Emkog 2013
Founded by Dan Britton (of Cerebus Effect & Deluge Grander) in Maryland USA in 2008. They blend various prog styles. This is their second (and probably final) release. Bandcamp
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Sleepytime Gorilla Museum The Donkey-Headed Adversary of Humanity Opens the Discussion
Of Natural History Web of Mimicry 2004
Sleepytime Gorilla Museum was an American experimental rock band, formed in 1999 in Oakland, California. The band fused classical, industrial, and art-rock themes throughout their music. They were known to perform elaborate routines on stage, and manufactured many of their own instruments. 🦍
Anekdoten This Far from the Sky
Nucleus Virta 1995
Progressive heavy rock band founded in Borlänge, Sweden in 1991. Their music is associated with the tradition of 1970s progressive rock music, especially King Crimson.
NeBeLNeST Stimpy Bar
Nova Express Cuneiform Records 2002
NeBeLNeST formed in 1997, and is a high-energy mix of multiple styles of progressive rock, blending a prog-metal influenced drums and bass with psychedelic guitar and symphonic keyboards. Bandcamp
Set Break: over “Gongs” by Roberto Cacciapaglia
Viljans Öga Anglagard Records 2012
Änglagård is a symphonic prog band founded in 1991 in Stockholm, disbanded in 1994, and then active again since 2008. Bandcamp
Jean-Claude Buire, Philippe Bussonnet, Laurent Imperato Riff Fantom
BBI Soleil Zeuhl 2008
Recorded in 1996 but unreleased until 2008, this intense guitar-based trio consists of Magma member and One Shot alumnus Philippe Bussonnet (bass), drummer Jean-Claude Buire, and XAAL founder Laurent Imperato on guitars. Zeuhl adjacent heavy prog.
Set Break: over “After The Air Raid” by Zevious
McGill Manring Stevens Footprints
What We Do Free Electric Sound 2006
Guitarist Scott McGill, joined forces with bassist Michael Manring and drummer-percussionist Vic Stevens.
performing jazz standards, wildly reinterpreted. Footprints is a Wayne Shorter composition
Weather Report Port of Entry (Live)
Live and Unreleased Columbia/Legacy 2002
Weather Report was a jazz fusion band founded by Wayne Shorter with Joe Zawinul.
Weather Report Non-Stop Home
Sweetnighter Columbia/Legacy 1973
Set Break: over “Kick My Ass In The Morning” by Cliff Martinez, from the Narc soundtrack
Terje Rypdal To Be Continued
To Be Continued ECM Records 1981
Trio of Terje Rypdal (guitars), Miroslav Vitous (bass) and Jack DeJohnette (drums).
Sonar Red Shift (feat. David Torn)
Vortex (feat. David Torn) RareNoiseRecords 2018
Instrumental systemic jazz meets math-rock type band from Switzerland. Bandcamp This release features David Torn on guitars.
Michael Brook DarkerRoom
RockPaperScissors Canadian Rational 2006
This release features orchestral and choral ensembles from Sofia Bulgaria.
The narration here is by Richard Burton, from Dylan Thomas' "Under Milk Wood". "It is spring, moonless night in the small town, starless and bible-black, the cobblestreets silent and the hunched, courters'-and-rabbits' wood limping invisible down to the sloeblack, slow, black, crowblack, fishingboatbobbing sea."
Sean Malone Big Sky Wanting
Cortlandt Free Electric Sound 2007
Sean Malone from Delran NJ (12 April 1970 - 9 December 2020) played fretless bass guitar and Chapman Stick with Gordian Knot and Cynic.
Sloth & Turtle Hex
Sloth & Turtle - EP Sloth & Turtle 2018
🦥 & 🐢 Bandcamp Sloth & Turtle are a math rock group from Santa Rosa California.
effloresce Triple Crown Records 2018
Another math rock group, but from San Fransisco, led by classically trained Yvette Young. A former art teacher, she created the cover art for their CDs. Bandcamp
They will be performing in Philadelphia on Friday April 28th at Brooklyn Bowl on Canal St.
Set Break: over “Sur le theme de Bene Gesserit VII” by Richard Pinhas
Photay with Carlos Niño Quartet Improvisation 053021 N
More Offerings International Anthem 2023
Meshuggah In Death - Is Death (edited)
Catch Thirty Three Atomic Fire 2005
Swedish progressive metal band formed in 1987. The group's name comes from Hebrew and Yiddish and means 'crazy'.
Trey Gunn One Thousand Years: Second Traverse
Raw Power First World Records 1999
In addition to his 14 solo recordings, ten-string touch-guitarist Trey Gunn has toured and/or recorded with King Crimson, David Sylvian, Vernon Reid, Brian Eno, Azam Ali, Puscifer, John Paul Jones, Robert Fripp & David Hykes. Bandcamp
Kiji Suedo Hosek VI N
Hosek Hobbes 2023
Osaka based producer.
Set Break: over “Strangelands (From Sherriff Era)” by Sensations Fix
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Brain Blade Fellowship Trembling
Perceptual Blue Note 1999
Jazz group led by Brian Blade, drummer, composer, singer/songwriter and session musician, born 25 July 1970 in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Mama's baby is trembling...