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Gregg Bendian's Interzone: Requiem for Jack Kirby

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Gregg Bendian's Interzone: Requiem for Jack Kirby
An impeccable tribute to an incomparable artist. Jack Kirby was one of the great comic-book creators, a dweller in places of long shadows and stark colors who fathered the Fantastic Four, Captain America, the X-Men and other legendary Marvel Comics. A musical tribute to a visual artist working in that medium might seem strange, but Interzone managed to pull off a coup. The music on Requiem is dead-on evocative of Kirby's grotesque otherworlds, and fascinating at that.

Track Listing

Gregg Bendian (vibraphone), Nels Cline (guitar), Joel Hamilton (bass), Alex Cline (drums)

Personnel

1. Kirby's Fourth World, 2. New Gods, 3. The Mother Box, 4. Teaneck In The Marvel Age, 5. Primordial Ink, 6. Air Above Zenn-La, 7. Other Skylines

Album information

Title: Requiem for Jack Kirby | Year Released: 2002 | Record Label: Atavistic Worldwide

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