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ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Istanbul Sessions: Istanbul Underground

Read "Istanbul Underground" reviewed by James Nadal

A secretive, renaissance saxophonist who travels in a multi-ethnic, trans-cultural dimension, Ilhan Ersahin embodies all aspects of the particular blend of cross-pollinated musical styles he produces. Started in 2002, his New York City club and record label Nublu, established his pioneering reputation, and he continues on a creative tear. Istanbul Sessions was formed in 2008, producing ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Nishimura, Siwula, Iacovone, Hostfalt, Gallagher, Cooper Live At Nublu NYC August 13 2013

Nishimura, Siwula, Iacovone, Hostfalt, Gallagher, Cooper Live At Nublu NYC August 13 2013

Tuesday August 13, 2013, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM at Nublu NYC Always Continuing STRAIN INTO THE LIMITS Improvised performances of music pushing past the boundaries of convention and delving into less traveled relationships between melody, time, instruments,dynamics and personal voice. HEAR THIS TRIO HERE Rocco John Iacovone (Saxophone)
Blaise Siwula (Saxophone)
Stan Nishimura (Trombone) STAN, STEN, ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Our Theory: Our Theory

Read "Our Theory" reviewed by John Kelman

The growing intersection of music and technology sometimes makes it difficult to know where one ends and the other begins. For those truly focusing on the arena rather than merely dabbling in it, that's exactly the point. Seamless integration is the goal, one that's achieved with considerable success on Our Theory. Samples, programming and post-production processing ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Our Theory: Our Theory

Read "Our Theory" reviewed by Jeff Dayton-Johnson

Our Theory, indeed. “Their" theory seems to stand in relation to Miles Davis' theory in about the same way that Louis Althusser's philosophical theory does to Karl Marx's: it comes later; it's less substantial, and is in some ways a step back from the original; it has the potential to be rabidly fashionable among young people; ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Our Theory: Our Theory

Read "Our Theory" reviewed by Mark Sabbatini

Two days of jamming. Two years of splicing the results into an album.



Those seemingly opposite concepts of music are the foundation for Our Theory, an electronic jazz album which was born when Turkish saxophonist Ilhan Ersahin encountered French trumpet player Erik Truffaz at a jam. They decided to bring in a trio of ...