Tag Archives: avant-garde

THE ARTAUD BEATS ‎– Nødutgang. Bodø 28.10.11

March 28, 2019

Bonobo’s Ark 2018 From Canterbury to the whole wide world, unorthodox ensemble exercise concert telepathy. It started back in 2009, when pianist Yumi Hara and reeds player Geoff Leigh had issued and, around that time, met the latter’s HENRY COW … Continue reading

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KEVIN KASTNING – Piano I

March 19, 2019

Greydisc 2019 Renown guitarist reveals there are more strings to his bow than meets the eye – or ear. Kevin Kastning’s records are very forgiving towards the inattentive listener, because this artist is targeting impression rather than focus on details, … Continue reading

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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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