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  1. 7/20/15: Today's Top Tips: MondayRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Nippertown!

    ... released on Sub Pop); graced the cover of the WIRE Magazine ; toured with Sonic Youth; and collaborated with Anthony Braxton. Now the trio is making its long-overdue Nippertown debut. With psych-punk-garage kings Private Parts and Century Plants . ...

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  2. MCA Celebrates 50 Years of Experimental Jazz in Fusion of Art and MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Gapers Block

    ... and honors. The MacArthur Foundation awarded genius grants to two of the members: George Lewis (2002) and Anthony Braxton (2013). Cohran (shown right) performed at the exhibit press opening on harp and frankiphone , an electrified lamellaphone that ...

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  3. Recently on Heliocentric WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    It's the start of a new month, and so it's time once again to check in on StLJN's sibling site Heliocentric Worlds , where every day there's a different music video posted online, drawing on genres including jazz, blues, soul, funk, classic rock, prog rock, experimental and more. The most-watched videos added to the site last month were: Ornette Coleman - "Times Square" Jerry Lee Lewis - Live in Orlando B.B. King - Live at the JVC Jazz Festival Curved Air - "It Happened Today" Anthony Braxton - "Composition No.

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  4. Read "Anthony Braxton's Sonic Genome at Turin's Jazz Festival 2015" reviewed byRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... of Braxton's Magnum Opus. The Work The Sonic Genome is maybe the most thrillingly ambitious experiments by Anthony Braxton: its goal is the creation of an interactive musical environment. For eight continuous hours, fifty-plus performers use the ...

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  5. Go & Do: Wayward Sounds with Colleen, coastal spooks, Farm-A-Q, and short filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... the boundaries of their playability. After studying avant-garde jazz and improvisation with jazz legend Anthony Braxton, Baldwin started writing songs featuring double bass and vocals. He has performed on Grizzly Bear's "Sheilds," Vampire ...

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  6. FFS, Dawes, Tyondai BraxtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... an indication that Dawes aren't entirely over-serious. - Loring Wirbel Son of legendary jazz improv master Anthony Braxton, Tyondai Braxton (formerly of Battles) has set out to make a name of his own. His experimental HIVE work was initially ...

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  7. Sam Blaser Trio in CumberlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... French pianist". New York drummer/composer Gerry Hemingway is well known in jazz circles for his work with Anthony Braxton, reeds and later as drummer with the group Bass/Drum/Bone with trombonist Ray Anderson and bassist Mark Helias among a host of ...

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  8. Outdoor concert June 20 in JeffersonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    ... Vicki Carr, as well as traveling extensively throughout Europe with the renowned Sam Rivers, Cecil Taylor, Anthony Braxton and Richard Muhal Abrams. Barker will pair up with his son Noah, along with Ulster County saxophonist Harvey Kaiser and ...

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  9. Outdoor concert June 20 in JeffersonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    ... Vicki Carr, as well as traveling extensively throughout Europe with the renowned Sam Rivers, Cecil Taylor, Anthony Braxton and Richard Muhal Abrams. Barker will pair up with his son Noah, along with Ulster County saxophonist Harvey Kaiser and ...

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  10. Anthony Braxton: Trio and DuetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | All About Jazz

    Multi reed player and composer Anthony Braxton has been called a genius by some and for very good reason. He is one of the most restlessly innovative and intelligently idiosyncratic contemporary musicians.

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  11. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Anthony BraxtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | All About Jazz

    All About Jazz is celebrating Anthony Braxton's birthday today! To his list of achievements and awards, Anthony Braxton may now add the 1994 MacArthur Fellowship: the so-called 'genius" grant of $300,000, awarded to individuals nominated for outstanding and original contributions to their field. The timing of this crowning achievement couldn\'t be better for Braxton\'s most recent professional goals: he is the founding Artistic Director of the newly incorporated Tri-Centric Foundation... Read more.

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  12. springsteenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... Actor Bruce Dern is 79. Singer-actress Michelle Phillips (The Mamas and The Papas) is 71. Jazz saxophonist Anthony Braxton is 70. Bassist Danny Brown of The Fixx is 64. Actor Parker Stevenson is 63. Actor Keith David ("Barbershop") is 59. Singer El ...

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  13. Recently on Heliocentric WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... - "Up Jumped The Devil" Atomic Rooster - "I Can't Take No More" Steps Ahead - Live at Leverkusener Jazztage Anthony Braxton Diamond Curtain Wall Trio - Live in Denmark Other recent posts have included videos featuring Joni Mitchell, Chicago, Allman ...

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  14. Anthony Braxton Quartet: (Santa Cruz) 1991 1st SetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | All About Jazz

    With his symbol system compositions and grand unification theories, even the trained ear admits to perplexity and a certain ignorance. Braxton has never stopped, nor slowed to explain himself to listeners.

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  15. Master percussionist Jerome Cooper dead at 68Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Chicago Reader

    ... something utterly new as well). Cooper, who also worked with folks like Lester Bowie, Cecil Taylor, and Anthony Braxton, developed a striking solo percussion practice, in which he considered his expanded drum kit akin to a little orchestra and built ...

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  16. Subduction Zone and Doug Nufer Head a Wild Night of Musical and Literary Improv at Vermillion May 7Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The Stranger

    ... have long histories involving important creations with some phenomenal talents, including Thurston Moore, Anthony Braxton, Chris Corsano, Nels Cline , and Land . About Subduction Zone 's set tomorrow night, Rea says, "We're greatly looking forward ...

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  17. Tim Berne expands the adventurous sonorities of his Snakeoil quartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... my own portfolio of "usual suspects," which includes Cecil Taylor , Ornette Coleman , John Coltrane , and Anthony Braxton ; and one can easily be aware of them as "blessed spirits" hovering over the recording sessions for Snakeoil as well as those ...

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  18. Mark Helias' Open LooseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | LA Weekly

    Helias has been a significant crumb on the upper crust of the free jazz body politic, performing with founding fathers Ed Blackwell, Cecil Taylor, Anthony Braxton, Don Cherry and others. The bassist remains relevant to the current crop of brilliant, forward-leaning improvisers, with associations with pianist Marilyn Crispell, clarinetist and saxophonist Chris Speed, bassist Mark Dresser , and his long-standing trio, Open Loose, with Tony Malaby and Tom Rainey .

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  19. Guy Klucevsek Begins Weeklong Residency at the Stone TonightRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... respected accordionists. He has performed and/or recorded with Laurie Anderson, Bang On a Can, Brave Combo, Anthony Braxton, Anthony Coleman, Dave Douglas, Bill Frisell, Fred Frith, Rahim al Haj, Robin Holcomb, Kepa Junkera, the Kronos Quartet, ...

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  20. Various LocationsRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... cream of the progressive-jazz crop. Scheduled stalwart guardians of jazz's future include NEA Jazz Masters Anthony Braxton and Toshiko Akiy... One of the last remaining commercial-free, basic-cable TV networks, Turner Classic Movies airs everything ...

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