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KNasser
Album
Artist
Release Date
03/24/15

"The saxophonist's debut is knotty with a contrapuntal weave of voices, bumpy mixed meters, and alternating rhythmic currents that nonetheless groove....[Nasser is a] fluid, warm-toned tenor, especially effective in his hefty middle and lower registers." - John Garelick, Boston Globe

paulkikuchi
Artist
Release Date
03/14/15
Bat of No Bird Island blends the textured and fragile sonic landscapes of Japanese 78RPM records, static and feedback generated by old walkie-talkies, and traditional instrumental composition in an exploration of identity, culture, tradition, and lineage.
Limited edition: 100 copies
paulkikuchi
Artist
Release Date
03/14/15

Bat of No Bird Island blends the textured and fragile sonic landscapes of Japanese 78RPM records, static and feedback generated by old walkie-talkies, and traditional instrumental composition in an exploration of identity, culture, tradition, and lineage.

paulkikuchi
Artist
Release Date
03/14/15
The Bat of No Bird Island website presents memoir excerpts, photographs, and recordings from the original 78rpm records, while also deconstructing music from the album into short vignettes that are paired with photos and writings.  
 
Vega String Quartet
Release Date
03/01/15

"... the Vega Quartet capture the spirit of the music perfectly."

-Henry Fogel, Fanfare Magazine

Check out the entire review here!

ozjazz
Artist
Release Date
02/24/15

Highly interactive, joyful jazz! It's a sound with a backbone, with a soul, with verve and resilience: a quartet dynamic born of a perfect confluence of disparate personalities gelling toward a common goal—getting to the idea.

PRISM Quartet
Artist
Release Date
01/27/15

PRISM celebrates its 30th anniversary with Heritage/Evolution, Volume 1, featuring world premiere recordings of new works composed and performed by six jazz saxophonists who defy convention: Steve Lehman, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Tim Ries, Miguel Zenón, Dave Liebman and Greg Osby.

expedition
Artist
Release Date
01/27/15

This new album “Entwined” contains four classical composers writing for bluegrass string band, recontextualized and reimagined as a rhythmically interlocking machine, where contemporary classical post-minimalism meets skillful technique and bluegrass drive.