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PERELMAN & SHIPP LAUNCH FIRST EUROPEAN TOUR

Continent-spanning concerts celebrate the seven-volume The Art Of Perelman-Shipp, a high-water mark for the duo format and for free improvisation.

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Mar 29, 2017 | Share:          


The Ex presents part 7: LARGE UNIT

The Ex presents part 7: LARGE UNIT! Tuesday, April 4, Alliance Ethio-Française, 6:30 PM • Getatchew Mekuria Photo Exhibition: Getatchew Mekuria Photobook Presentation, Tribute concert for Getatchew Mekuria, Concert Large Unit. Wednesday, April 5, Teferi Mekonen College (Entoto), 2 PM • Wokshop | Ras Hotel, 6 PM • Tobiya Poetic Jazz Event. Thursday, April 6, Hager Fekir Theatre, 8 PM • Concert. Friday, April 7, Yared Music School, 2 PM • Workshop & Concert | Fendika Azmaribet, 9 PM • Concert

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Mar 10, 2017 | Share:          


Nilssen-Love Featured in Bandcamp Daily

Paal Nilssen-Love is the subject of an extensive interview conducted by Phil Freeman for Bandcamp Daily titled The Natural: Jazz Drummer Paal Nilssen-Love’s Many Incarnations.

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Mar 06, 2017 | Share:          


Barcode Quartet returns with new recording "Live in Brazil"

Last week marked the release of the Barcode Quartet's live album, recorded during the group's Brazilian Tour in August 2015 at the Jazz na Fábrica Festival in São Paulo.

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Feb 15, 2017 | Share:          


New Reviews of Steve Swell's Latest Releases

The FreeJazzBlog reviewed Steve Swell’s latest releases 'Live in Copenhagen' (featuring his trio with Peter Brötzmann & Paal Nilssen-Love), and 'The Chicago Plan' (together with Gebhard Ullmann, Fred Longberg-Holm and Michael Zerang), giving them 4 stars.

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Feb 08, 2017 | Share:          


Large Unit "Selected Tracks 2013-2017," available for Pre-Order

Selected Tracks 2013-2017 is now available for pre-order from PNL Records. As the title suggests, this sample CD features a best of selection chronicling Large Unit's first five years since the band's 'First Blow' at the Molde Jazzfestival in 2013. The first 2 tracks are exclusive compositions from the upcoming album "Fluku" — PNL038, to be released later this fall, and 4 tracks chosen from their first four recordings. Partial reviews from those albums — ANA, LARGE UNIT 2015, ERTA ALE (Bonus Disc), and FIRST BLOW — follow below.

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Feb 07, 2017 | Share: