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David Krakauer: Bubbemeises: Lies My Gramma Told Me

Read "Bubbemeises: Lies My Gramma Told Me" reviewed by Kurt Gottschalk

Composer/klezmer and classical clarinetist David Krakauer has accrued a nice string of releases over the last five years, working with the under-distributed French Label Bleu imprint. 2001's A Hot One went toward the jazzy end of klez and The Twelve Tribes, from the following year, punched it up with a bit of a rock edge. But ...

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David Krakauer & Socalled with Klezmer Madness!: Bubbemeises: Lies My Gramma Told Me

Read "Bubbemeises: Lies My Gramma Told Me" reviewed by Matt Cibula

This snappy little set combines some funky klezmer jazz with an intelligent electronic/hip-hop perspective. Does that sentence get your blood racing? It should, because there are a hell of a lot of amazing things being done in klezmer music these days, from traditional stuff to the avant-est of the avant-garde. Here, clarinetist David Krakauer and his ...

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David Krakauer & Socalled with Klezmer Madness!: Bubbemeises: Lies My Gramma Told Me

Read "Bubbemeises: Lies My Gramma Told Me" reviewed by Eyal Hareuveni

Clarinet master David Krakauer is one of the original, free-minded heroes of the new klezmer revival, a great and daring instrumentalist who keeps expanding his musical language. Bubbemeises: Lies My Gramma Told Me, a collaboration between Canadian DJ and sampler man Josh Goldin, aka Socalled, and Krakauer's trusty and impeccable unit, Klezmer Madness!, retains the festive ...