Tag Archives: avant-garde

YOU, ME & US – Rain Check

February 12, 2019

Bonobo’s Ark 2018 Taking Canterbury to Tokyo, the trio of pixies pixelate their melodic madness for all to enjoy and join in. It’s a short yet poignant DVD. Due to deteriorating health, Daevid Allen wasn’t able to join his YOU, … Continue reading

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SONAR – Live At Moods

February 5, 2019

7d Media 2018 Tempestuous concert set from Switzerland’s finest post-prog explorers that capture a moment to let it go. If there’s a line between immersion and unpredictability, it’s akin to a tightrope, yet these Swiss experimentalists walk the walk and … Continue reading

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TIM HODGKINSON & YUMI HARA – Schema * Sukima

February 1, 2019

Bonobo’s Ark 2017 Triumph of unexpectedness from proponents of chamber music, where mental effort meets happenstance. As a senior lecturer at at University of East London, Dr. Yumi Hara Cawkwell knows the value of discipline, yet there’s a different aspect … Continue reading

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DAVID CROSS & ANDREW BOOKER – Ends Meeting

January 31, 2019

Cherry Red 2018 Total abandon and mental effortlessness unite two masters of uneasy escapism and send them on journey into enigma. Never a second fiddle, ‘ violin was as defining and vital for KING CRIMSON as Andrew Booker’s electronic drums … Continue reading

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KEVIN KASTNING – 30/36

December 18, 2018

Greydisc 2018 Ethereal if muscular, renown guitarist’s new acoustic trip results in punchy gratification. Following in the wake of Kevin Kastning’s music is akin to stepping behind the Pied Piper without knowing his destination, but it’s difficult not to think … Continue reading

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