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ARTICLE: INTERVIEWS

Moers Festival Interviews: Anguish

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Anguish are born to be in Moers. This supergroup of the underbelly bleeds together from varying times, diverse sonic areas and different lands. Alternative New Jersey hip- hop roams into the realms of vintage Krautrock, causing distress during an inbreeding feast with the masters of free-Viking jazz. Two pairs of players apiece from Dälek and Fire! ...

ARTICLE: BOOK REVIEWS

Free Jazz In Japan: A Personal History

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Free Jazz In Japan: A Personal History
Soejima Teruto
367 Pages
ISBN: 978-4-9908636-5-4
Public Bath Press
2019

An absolute legend in Japanese free-jazz circles, Soejima Teruto wrote about, lectured on and promoted the music he loved for almost sixty years. This personal account of the birth and development of ...

ARTICLE: JAZZ RACONTEURS

Sun Ra's Journey To Moers

Read "Sun Ra's Journey To Moers" reviewed by Greg Drusdow

This story first appeared in the 1996 Moers Jazz Festival program.

For those who attended the Moers Festival in 1979, they should remember the closing show of the last night as being one of the most exceptional events in the Moers Festival history--the night the Sun Ra Arkestra landed there.

Getting Sun ...

NEWS: AWARD / GRANT

Moers Festival Celebrates The EJN Award 2015 For Adventurous Programming

Moers Festival Celebrates The EJN Award 2015 For Adventurous Programming

The EJN Award 2015 for Adventurous Programming was celebrated today during Moers Festival, winner of this year’s Award. The Award Ceremony took place during the reception of the City Mayor in the Festival Hall. Ros Rigby, President of EJN, and Piotr Turkiewicz, EJN Vice President, congratulated the Festival team and the Artistic Director Reiner Michalke for the incredible work done in ...