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Dec 01, 2013

Man oh man was this a fun show! There was a bunch of recorded music from the likes of Shofar, Wadada Leo Smith & Louis Moholo-Moholo, and Canonball Adderly. BUT WHO CARES ABOUT THAT STUFF!?!?! You came here to hear about the fantastic in-studio performance we heard from George Cartwright (saxophonist from the great downtwon 80s crew Curlew and local avant GIANT), Paul Metzger (another local avant GIANT on the guitar), Andrew Broder (of indie bands Fog and The Cloak Ox) and Tim Glenn (also of Fog). Goodness me were these guys killin. We heard tender, tight tight tight tight soft stuff, we heard blazin explosions, and we heard everything in between. They gave us 30 minutes of free improvisation that neither I, nor you, nor Radio K had to pay a cent for. They just came down because they are nice guys. They talked on air too. Andrew told a story about turning MF DOOM on to Charles Bukowski…which I very unorganically pulled out of him because I am a DOOM nerd. George gave me a copy of Oxford American’s new music issue which featured one of his tunes. It was an all-around great time. I wish you all could have been there.  

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This Week's Playlist:

The Thing “INDIA” from Boot! on The Thing Records

Shofar “You + Cookie = Happiness” from Ha-Huncvot on Kilogram Records

Wadada Leo Smith & Louis Moholo-Moholo “Ancestors Part IV” from Ancestors

Sao Paulo Underground “The Bat's Digital Diplomat” from Tres Cabecas Loucuras

Alexandra Grimal “Little Step” from Andromeda on Ayler Records

The Griffin Brothers “I'm Gonna Jump In The River” from Blues With a Beat on Acrobat Music

Fulborn Teversham “Castle Music” from Count Herbert II on Pickled Egg

Atomic “Bop About” from Theater Tilters, Vol. 1 on Jazzland recordings Norway

Bob Willis & His Texas Playboys “Darktown Strutters Ball” from 31st Street Blues

George Cartwright, Paul Metzger, Andrew Broder, & Tim Glenn “FREE IMPROVISATION LIVE IN STUDIO K” from RADIO K

Nate Wooley Sextet “Old Man on the Farm” from (Sit In) The Throne of Friendship on Clean Feed

Horace Silver “To Beat Or Not To Beat” from Silver's Blue

John Zorn & Thurston Moore “Soiled Luscious” from "@" on Tzadik

Cannonball Adderly Quintet “New Delhi” from Plus

Archie Shepp & Bill Dixon “Quartet” from Quartet (Bonus Track Version) on In Crowd Records


Jazz Vids From The World Wide Web:

John Zorn Documentary Clip

Don Cherry Talking About Albert Ayler

Allentown, PA Based Saxaphonist Gary Hassay in a Duo Performance With William Paker