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FRÉDÉRIC L’ÉPÉE – The Empty Room

September 3, 2019

Yang Music 2019 Inhabiting space with memories, French composer exorcises sadness from his six strings. “They reach into your room, just feel their gentle touch: when all hope is gone, sad songs say so much”: these classic lyrics must mean … Continue reading

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SCOTT HENDERSON – People Mover

August 30, 2019

Scott Henderson 2019 Exploring emotions through tune and tone, venerable six-stringer taps into timelessness. “Will you still need me when I’m 64?”: this album doesn’t leave space for such a question, as Scott Henderson, a quarter of a century into … Continue reading

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ROLAND BÜHLMANN – Crucial

August 28, 2019

Roland Bühlmann 2019 Swiss visualist serves up an impressive set of many-colored vignettes – occasionally abstract but given a sense of utmost significance. Roland Bühlmann used to see the world through the absent lens of camera obscura, yet that doesn’t … Continue reading

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JUKKA IISAKKILA – Clocks And Clouds

August 18, 2019

Eclipse Music 2018 Award-winning Finnish conductor sets baton aside to let a symphony of fusion sort into the open. Mostly known for his work with various orchestras, Jukka Iisakkila is actually a multi-instrumentalist who has no qualms about branching out … Continue reading

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FRAUDPROPHETS – Poptosis

August 15, 2019

Fraudprophets 2019 Accepted in their hometown, two Los Angelenos take their jazz rock into the open – to proliferate and prosper. There can be no fickleness in a friendship that has lasted for more than fifteen years, yet aligning musical … Continue reading

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