XAVIER CHARLES « le dernier disque de Jazz du Xxème siècle » LP

Xavier Charles He¹s working with many different people and style of music (improvised music, noisy, electroacoustic, sound poetry) : Martin Tetreault, The Ex, Pierre Berthet, Etage 34, Axel Dörner, Jacques Di Donato, Jérôme Jeanmart, John Butcher, Jean Pallandre, Marc Pichelin, Cris Cutler, Martine Altenburger, Frédéric Le Junter, Camel Zekri, Emmanuelle Pellegrini, Michel Doneda, Frédéric BlondyS […]

SUN – HASSLE HOUND « split » LP

SUN SUN is the unusual pairing of world renowned experimental guitarist OREN AMBARCHI and Australian music figurehead CHRIS TOWNEND. SUN confirms its authors as two truly original music minds, a languid and sweet pop creation, brimming with sly invention in its classicist frame. These songs simply float into the consciousness with a grand air and […]

TICKLISH « Here are New Instructions » CD

Ticklish are an electronic performance ensemble who use sampled sound and video to present a combined visual and sonic event that moves between polyrythmic pulses and abstract textures. For the past five years Ticklish have been operating as a spectral presence on the British electronic music scene. Refusing to comply with easily identifiable (and easily […]

GEORGES BURT – RAYMOND MC DONALD « Think About it » CD

As collaborators par excellence with many of the worlds leading improvising musicians this CD marks another significant encounter with well honed improvisational masters. It takes the prolific and constantly enquiring Burt MacDonald approach into new areas, breezy melodies, beautiful, waltzing, folkish songs, reflective spacious improvisations and joyous celebratory free jazz all wrapped up in a […]

GEORGES BURT RAYMOND MC DONALD « One Bloke » CD

The collaboration of George Burt and Raymond Mc Donald with Lol Coxhill has produced 5 CDs, each one having a different approach.  For this CD the duo wanted to add Bill Wells and Daniel Padden to the mix; not least because they are their friends with whom they have collaborated many times, but also because […]

GEORGES BURT RAYMOND MCDONALD « Hotel Dilletante » CD

Started in the folk idiom playing in the Pentangle/Martyn style with Andy Shanks and Jim Russell, The Burt/MacDonald quintet was formed after working with Lindsay Cooper in improvisation workshops. The Scottish group reunites with the UK improv guru Lol Coxhill for another round of rollicking improvisation. What we have here is a band which concentrates […]

BUBBLEWRAP HOLOCAUST CD

B.H. began as a duo (Gordon Brady bass guitar & Gareth Langford drums), around 2003 as a reaction to the original 13th note café/bar in Glasgow going into receivership/liquidation. As a two-piece they played a couple of gigs to enthusiastic crowds, pulling them away from the bar & drawing them to the front of the […]

PARK ATTACK « Half Past Human » LP

Park Attack are the New Noise. With intensity being their main driving force, the band’s music is an explosion of feedbacking power and wild-throated melody. Started by the trio of Rob Churm (vocals/guitar), Lorna Gilfedder (drums) and Tom Straughan (synthesizers), Park Attack grew up in the Glasgow music scene and are planning extensive touring in […]

PARK ATTACK « Half Past Human » CD

Park Attack are the New Noise. With intensity being their main driving force, the band’s music is an explosion of feedbacking power and wild-throated melody. Started by the trio of Rob Churm (vocals/guitar), Lorna Gilfedder (drums) and Tom Straughan (synthesizers), Park Attack grew up in the Glasgow music scene and are planning extensive touring in […]

DATASHOCK WITH TIME LIFE « Alle in Einem Bus » CD

Live documentation of the sonic communion of the German gruselkraut drone collective Datashock and the American space music duo Time Life. (Time Life aka lucas nonhorse crane and heidi diehl of the vanishing voice / wooden wand) This album presents two transatlantic collaborations performed in European cultural capitals during a March 2008 joint tour, mirroring […]