Jazz historian Albert Murray used to say that jazz “is the canvas where only those illuminated with complex ideas can make music as once m..
We are very happy to announce this first and great batch of release of the new year. It’s not only great because it’s big but because the ..
By Chris Haines
Masayuki Takayanagi used to encourage his students to have their own guitar trio, seeing it as the definitive ensemble ..
Lotte Anker/Rodrigo Pinheiro/Hernani Faustino – Birthmark (CF 267)
We are living in time when experimental jazz musicians are not daily n..
THE AMES ROOM – Bird Dies (CF 231)
This record from 2011 is definitely suitable for allegorizing the concept of “getting lost”. You can a..
Christian Lillinger’s Grund – Second Reason (CF 265)
If brilliantly composed, excellently performed mid-sized ensemble avant jazz is to y..
CHES SMITH & THESE ARCHES – HAMMERED (CF 270)
Even among today’s many ambitious drummer-composer-bandleaders, Ches Smith applies his skil..
Ches Smith and These Arches – Hammered (CF 270)
Ches Smith apresenta um ambicioso estudo informado por trabalho de campo – ao..