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Label: Whirlwind Recordings
Track listing: Clash of the Clans Part 1; Clash of the Clans Part 2 (Seeking Shadows); Clash of the Clans Part 3 (Midnight Mass); Shimmer ; Introduction to the Buffalo; The Buffalo; Bartering with Bob; The River; Wray Common; Body and Soul; Cover; The Landing.
by Roger Farbey
A frenetic opening to the third album by Partikel augurs well for the rest of this hour-long recording and there's almost a reminiscence of Frank Zappa's Hot Rats in its intensity. Partikel here is augmented on this session by a string quartet. A jazz trio with strings? Yes, but not just any strings, these are strings ...
by Anthony Shaw
Estonia is the smallest of the newly independent Baltic states, now able to boast its lengthy cultural heritage free of the confines of Soviet constraint. Violinist Tiit Kikas rode the surge of post-independence nationalist enthusiasm before extending his horizons across the Baltic to study in neighboring Finland. On returning home, he spread his talents ...
by John Kelman
Steve Vasconcellos sure knows how to pick them. With a core group including legendary Mahavishnu Orchestra violinist Jerry Goodman, Weather Report drummer Leon Ndugu Chancler, in-demand LA saxophone ace Brandon Fields and Miles Davis percussionist Munyungo Jackson, the bassist's five year-old Prophetz of Time and Space has plenty of potential as an approachable but uncompromising contemporary ...