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"Roll, tape, roll... the genie gambols, but viewed from a different angle angel is indistinguishable from crocodile, from shadow shaped and thrown. Prismrose is a nearly wordless collection of six pieces for electric guitar, all given real time to breathe, grow ...
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BC28CD | BLUE CHOPSTICKS

"Roll, tape, roll... the genie gambols, but viewed from a different angle angel is indistinguishable from crocodile, from shadow shaped and thrown. Prismrose is a nearly wordless collection of six pieces for electric guitar, all given real time to breathe, grow ...
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"New Susan Howe text collages and prose poems blended with the resonant sounds of David Grubbs's composition for piano and field recordings made in the near silence of off-hours in Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum." (label info)
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BC27CD | BLUE CHOPSTICKS

"New Susan Howe text collages and prose poems blended with the resonant sounds of David Grubbs's composition for piano and field recordings made in the near silence of off-hours in Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum." (label info)
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"Akchoté is best known as an improvising guitarist heard solo or in memorable collaborations with Derek Bailey, Sam Rivers, Lol Coxhill, Fred Frith, Evan Parker, Han Bennink, and many others. He has also contributed his distinctive talent to recordings by, among ...
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"Onrushing Cloud is the first recording by the trio of Andrea Belfi (drums, percussion, electronics), David Grubbs (electric guitar, piano, voice), and Stefano Pilia (electric guitar). Prior to meeting, all three had released recordings on the excellent Swedish label ...
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"Dramatically widening the terrain of the trio that brought you Onrushing Cloud. Four years of semi-regular shows have created an extroverted rock trio, exploding outwards from steely, contemplative beginnings." (label info)
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BC25CD | BLUE CHOPSTICKS

"Dramatically widening the terrain of the trio that brought you Onrushing Cloud. Four years of semi-regular shows have created an extroverted rock trio, exploding outwards from steely, contemplative beginnings." (label info)
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"Strange to say, but "Borough of Broken Umbrellas" is David Grubbs's first record of solo guitar improvisations. From his time in Gastr del Sol forward, Grubbs has frequently cast himself in the role of the composer/songwriter working with improvisers-witness his ...
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"David Grubbs's 26-minute soundtrack to Angela Bulloch's Hybrid Song Box.4 picks up sonically where An Optimist Notes the Dusk left off. Grubbs brings his thick, solid-body electric guitar tone to the most relaxed of tempos, the most spacious of handlings. This ...
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"Far-West News is the late Luc Ferrari's three-part aural travelogue of time that he and his wife Brunhild Meyer spent in the American Southwest in 1998. Far-West News strains familiar categories of genre; as Ferrari himself writes, 'It's not a report or a soundscape, ...
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"Adult Guitar is a startling anthology of twenty unreleased tracks from Noël Akchoté's first twenty-one years of recording. Adult Guitar (it is twenty-one years, after all) is the first record to attempt to represent the breadth of Noël's music. The project began ...
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"Some of you may remember Circle X's corrosive, caterwauling, and unutterably fabulous self-titled EP, which was originally released in 1979 and reissued a little over a decade ago by Jim O'Rourke's and David Grubbs' Dexter's Cigar label. Now the story picks up again ...
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