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Kirke Karja Quartet: Turbulence

Read "Turbulence" reviewed by Tyran Grillo

Despite the title of Turbulence, Estonian pianist/composer Kirke Karja and her eponymous quartet carry this vessel of an album through the smoothest of takeoffs and landings. Riding the jet stream of largely original material, it takes full advantage of its wingspan to cross borders.

The title track is a compression of the album's entire ...

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Turbulence: Vortex Generation Mechanisms

Read "Vortex Generation Mechanisms" reviewed by Karl Ackermann

In several of his Evil Clown groups such as String Theory, New Language Collaborative, Metal Chaos Ensemble and Leap of Faith, David Peck (aka PEK) employs enough instrumentation to supply a marching band (though they would be an odd lot for sure). On his Turbulence project, Vortex Generation Mechanisms, he leaves much of that unconventional battery ...

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Michel Portal: Turbulence

Read "Turbulence" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Musicista vero, autentico purosangue, Michel Portal non ama andare in sala d'incisione. E' cosa nota, che viene ricordata anche nelle note di copertina di questo CD, e che non collima perfettamente con le logiche dell'industria discografica. "Se Portal non registra nuovi album, ristampiamo un album del passato", devono aver pensato alla Le Chant du Monde. Tenendo presente anche l'esigenza di valorizzare ...