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Canadian bands The Code and Spaced Out, Jasper Van't Hof't and MSM Schmidt

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Canadian bands The Code and Spaced Out with some progressive rock, Banned from Utopia and Miles Davis from Decoy. Dutch pianist Jasper Van't Hof, and German keyboard player and composer MSM Schmidt. Also, Uncle Moe's Space Ranch featuring Dennis Chambers andGary Willis plus Brett Garsed from Dark Matter. Playlist The Code “Corner Pocket" from Figli di Baia (Inner Code) 00:00 Spaced Out “Jamosphere" from Eponymus 2 (Unicorn) 07:21 Banned From Utopia “Bad Dog" from So Yuh Don't Like ...

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Banned From Utopia: So Yuh Don't Like Modern Art

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Featuring alumni of his various ensembles, this little big band was founded in 1994 to perform a Frank Zappa tribute at Germany’s Stuttgart Jazz Festival. Therefore, this 2002 studio production features the group’s interpretations of five Zappa compositions to complement original works by the respective band members. Even the CD cover art features an abstract, cartoon type illustration that mirrors the artwork found on Zappa’s early Mother of Invention LPs. In a nutshell, these folks revitalize the memory of Zappa’s ...

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