Results for "JACC Records"
by John Sharpe
The third album from the French-Portuguese collective Chamber 4 might be the aural equivalent of comfort food. A nourishing feast of spontaneous communal navigation which slips down easily, but leaves you wanting more. Not that there's any attempt to replicate past glories from their eponymous debut (FMR, 2015) or City Of Light (Clean Feed, 2017).
by John Sharpe
For its third album following Zero Sum (JACC, 2014) and Owt (NoBusiness, 2016), adventurous Portuguese improvising outfit Fail Better! presents selections from a 2017 concert in the city of Coimbra. Although the instrumentation remains the same, this time out drummer Marco Franco and Lisbon-based Catalan saxophonist Albert Cirera join core members trumpeter Luis Vicente, guitarist Marcelo ...
Luís Vicente / John Dikeman / William Parker / Hamid Drake: Goes Without Saying, But It's Got To Be Said
by Mark Corroto
It has been more than half a century since the oracles Albert Ayler and John Coltrane proclaimed their message of freedom to the people of earth. Please excuse the grandiosity of the above statement, but after those two giants passed, a shift in consciousness began to take hold. In the biography of William Parker Universal Tonality: ...
by Neri Pollastri
Un quintetto italo-portoghese di giovani musicisti, dalla composizione tradizionale -ritmica più sax tenore e tromba -ma dalla musica invece tutt'altro che ordinaria: questo è WAS -What About Sam, formazione al primo album con questo Happy Meal, metà delle tracce del quale sono infatti scherzosamente intitolate a fantasiose e improbabili ricette culinarie. La cifra del ...
Label: JACC Records
Track listing: Part I - Four Compositions: Circular Motion, Cuts, Central Motif, Five Spaces (Live); Part II - Solo and Duos: Music for Computer, Music for Harp and Percussion, Music for Prepared Guitar, Alto Saxophone and Voice; Part III - Group Improvisation: Cracks, Shale and Bells.