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Jake Marmer: Hermeneutic Stomp

Read "Hermeneutic Stomp" reviewed by Eyal Hareuveni


Jake Marmer is an observant jew, poet, and dedicated scholar of beat poetry, the blues, and jazz legacy. He was born in Ukraine, emigrated to New York with a short time in between in Jerusalem, Israel. His poetry, perceived by himself as a work in progress, borrows colorful images from Jewish Talmudic texts and Chassidic chants, ...

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The Complete Recordings

Label: Knitting Factory Works
Released: 2012

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Psycho☼Semitic

Label: Knitting Factory Works
Released: 2004

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From The Belly Of Abraham

Label: Knitting Factory Works
Released: 2001

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Article: Album Review

Hasidic New Wave: From The Belly Of Abraham

Read "From The Belly Of Abraham" reviewed by Glenn Astarita


These New York City “downtown” denizens generally rouse our interest via their distinguishable brand of Klezmer and modern jazz. With its fifth release, “Hasidic New Wave” brings in the Senegalese-based “Yakar Rhythms” percussion group to help fabricate a world-beat sound that signifies a new dimension for this always-investigative outfit. On “Waaw-Waaw,” trumpeter, Frank London and saxophonist, ...

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Kabalogy

Label: Knitting Factory Works
Released: 1999

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Hasidic New Wave: Kabalogy

Read "Kabalogy" reviewed by Glenn Astarita


Trumpeter Frank London and saxophonist Greg Wall convey a bit of humor while describing Kabalogy as they intimate loose comparisons to Mahavishnu and Zappa while appending Hasidic names to the above. “Hasidic New Wave” compliment bands such as John Zorn’s Masada, or a host of upstart New York City based groups that meld Klezmer, Fusion, Ornette ...

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Live In Cracow

Label: Knitting Factory Works
Released: 1998

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Jews And The Abstract Truth

Label: Knitting Factory Works
Released: 1997


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