Towards The Margins #122

July 31, 2017

All the usual type of quality items for your aural pleasure – lots of new releases, some exclusives, some absolute classics. An hour of joyful noise.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Sam Andrea, David Birchall, Andrew Cheetham – Bridge as Object – The Difficult Second Album (Tombed Visions) – Buy
  2. Quartet & Quintet – Quartet live at Vortex Jazz Club February 8th 2017 (edit) – Double Vortex (A New Wave of Jazz) – Buy
  3. Spontaneous Music Ensemble – Part 2 (edit) – Karyobin (Island) – Buy
  4. Andrew Voigt & Ed Herrmann – Solar Parity (edit) – Voyage (Garuda) – Website
  5. Xol – Oxolo (edit) – Exit To Now (Improvising Beings) – Buy
  6. Piotr Glavatskikh – Symposium, Movement III – The Unfound Sound (Fancy Music) – Buy
  7. Brazen Head – No Time Like The Present – Verdigris (Self Released) – Buy
  8. Amble Skuse – Still Again August 2016 (Unreleased) – Amble Skuse website
  9. Birchall Cheetham Duo – Measured Mass – Tipping Point (MIE) – Buy
  10. Aging – Doused In The Moon (edit) – Suitable For Night (Tombed Visions) – Buy
00:0000:00

Towards The Margins #121

July 23, 2017

A smoothly run show with a big pile of new releases and some sneak peaks of things coming out later in the year – marvellous stuff from some amazing artists and labels.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Ahmed Abdul-Malik – Nadusilma – Various Artists: Spiritual Jazz 7, Islam (Jazzman) – Buy
  2. Chicago Underground Duo – Left Hand Of Darkness – Boca Negra (Thrill Jockey) – Buy
  3. Mark Hanslip – Church Side 1 (edit) – Church (Tombed Visions) – Buy
  4. Leap of Faith Orchestra – Possible Universes (edit) – Possible Universes (Self Released) – Buy
  5. Ryoji Hojito & Hugues Vincent – Sweet Morning – Strange Days (Improvising Beings) – Buy
  6. Jan Daelman, Dirk Serries, Thijs Troch – Live At Koffie & Ambacht (edit) – Live At Koffie & Ambacht (Nachtstück) – Buy
  7. Bleak Moose – Kasha Improv (edit) (Unreleased) – Amble Skuse website
  8. Far Rainbow, Cath Roberts, Tullis Rennie – A Broad Trembling Cloud (edit) – Noon 22nd Century (Self Released) – Buy
  9. Martina Verhoeven & Dirk Serries – Innocent As Virgin Wood, Part 1 to 6 – Innocent As Virgin Wood (A New Wave Of Jazz) – Buy
  10. Shepherds of Cats & David McLean – Slow Dance At The Martian Wedding (edit) – Shepherds of Cats & David McLean (Tombed Visions) – Buy
00:0000:00

Towards The Margins #120

July 16, 2017

Big load of new and un-released tracks on tonight’s show. Some quite stunning pieces for you, all along with the thinking man’s Albert Tatlock at the controls.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Burton Greene – Nostalgia Variations – Compendium (Improvising Beings) – Buy
  2. Philippe Petit – In Memory… (edit) – Fil Spectrum & Philippe Petit (Self Released) – Buy
  3. Sufus Hufus – Nowhere Togoh 3 – Sand Talk (Self Released) – Buy
  4. Gintas K – Amnesia (edit) – (Unreleased) – Website
  5. Contemporary Jazz Quintet – Action #2 – Actions 1966-67 (Atavistic) – Buy
  6. THF Drenching – Pupation, for Lol Coxhill (edit) – Pupation (Council of Drent) – Buy
  7. Zarabatana – Peçonha – O Terceiro Corno (A Giant Fern) – Buy
  8. Uniphant – Journeying (edit) – (Unreleased)
  9. Eric Zinman – Outpost – Zither Gods (Improvising Beings) – Buy
  10. Foxes Fox – Renard Pâle – Naan Tso (Psi) – Buy
00:0000:00

Towards The Margins #119

July 9, 2017

Good solid show tonight with no technology problems. A fantastic batch of new releases to play you with the gaps stuffed with vintage music from the TTM vaults.

Tracklisting: 

  1. Pierre Henry - Expressionism 1952 Musique Sans Titre Cinquieme - 1st Panorama de Musique Concrete (Trunk) - Buy
  2. Vilde&Inga - Urtjern - Silfr (Sofa) – Buy
  3. Hervé Perez - Lastingham (edit) - Sounding Out (Self Released) - Download
  4. Erik Enocksson - The State The Sea Left Me In - Farväl Falkenberg (Kning Disk) - Buy
  5. Dave Jackson & Richard Hemmings - Opposition - Out Side (Self Released) - Buy
  6. Lars Larsson, Peeter Uuskyla, Niclas Rydh, David Bäck - Pensive (edit) - Pensive±Influx (Simlas) - Buy
  7. Carl Oesterhelt & Johannes Enders - Divertimento Für Tenorsaxophon Und Kleines Ensemble (Part 3) - Divertimento Für Tenorsaxophon Und Kleines Ensemble (Alien Transistor) - Buy
  8. Vladimir Luchansky & Roman Stolyar - Live at ESG-21 (edit) -  Vladimir Luchansky, Roman Stolyar - Live at ESG-21 (Nachtstück) - Buy
  9. Bird Architects - Prelude 4 MD - Gone (Slam) - Buy
  10. Rhodri Davies, David Sylvian, Mark Wastell - There Is No Love (edit) - There Is No Love (Confront) - Buy
00:0000:00

Towards The Margins #118

July 2, 2017

Tech problems tonight so most of the live show didn’t go out, the fun of the modern age. Luckily we record these things at both ends so you still get to hear the show on archive.

Some great new releases on the show for you, including a cheeky play of the latest release I’m involved in – maybe that was what went wrong – the nepotism police shut me down…

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Bass Tone Trap – Final Recordings #3 – Radio Hallam Session & Final Recordings (Sheffield Tape Archive) – Buy
  2. Orfeo 5 – In a Flower’s Radiance Part 2 – In The Green Castle (Discus) – Buy
  3. Vilde&Inga – Usynlig Flimmer – Silfr (Sofa) – Buy
  4. Julien Palomo – Studies on Alan Silva – Anytia, part II – Approches (Music For Alan Silva And François Tusques) (Improvising Beings) – Buy
  5. Rollerball – Moonless – Post Amen (El Gallo Rojo) – Buy
  6. Amanda Irarrazabal, Cecilia López, Cecilia Quinteros – Receptculo – La Corporación (Pan Y Rosas Discos) – Download
  7. Alex Ward – Chasm (edit) – Proprioception (Weekertoft) – Buy
  8. Julia Kent – Arlanda – Delay (Important) – Buy
  9. Laurent Avizou, GOM – Hidden Force – Beyond Visible (Haze) – Download
  10. Those Darn Gnomes – Peeling (edit) – Peeling (Self Released) – Buy
00:0000:00

Towards The Margins #117

June 25, 2017

Only a couple of new releases this week, but both are excellent. The rest of the show is taken up by a leaf through the archive, picking out some releases that still sound as fresh as the day they were released.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Cecil Taylor ‎- Conquistador! (edit) – Conquistador! (Blue Note) – Buy
  2. Fred Lonberg-Holm – #2 (edit) – Lightbox Orchestra The Drummers (Self Released) – Buy
  3. Magda Mayas – Trace (edit) – Terrain (Gaffer) – Buy
  4. Gidouille – Superego (edit) – Eedipal Wrecks (Cruel Nature) – Buy
  5. Deemer – Pattern 2 (edit) – Interference Patterns (Luminous) – Buy
  6. Lisbon Improvisation Players – Copy This – Motion (Clean Feed) – Buy
  7. Isabel Nogueira & Luciano Zanatta – Piano Duo – Unlikely Objects (Pan Y Rosas Discos) – Download
  8. Spontaneous Music Ensemble – Part 3 – Karyōbin (Island) – Buy
  9. Klaas Hübner – Single Tube – SOG (Slip) – Buy
  10. Ray Dickaty – Legitimate Protest (edit) – DCD Trio Live at Eszeweria (Self Released) – Buy
00:0000:00

Towards The Margins #116

June 19, 2017

Cracking mix of old and new releases brought to you by the slick compare skills of Shaun Blezard.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Archipelago – Vessels – Weightless (Self Released) – Buy
  2. Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble – Shadow Without An Object – Toward The Margins (ECM) – Buy
  3. I Have Eaten The City – Mollusc (edit) – Secret Paths (Tombed Visions) – Buy
  4. George Hadow & Dirk Serries – Cross – Outermission (Raw Tonk) – Buy
  5. Luc Bouquet, Jean Demey, Ove Volquartz – La Malediction de la Caisse – Kind of Dali (Improvising Beings) – Buy
  6. Michael Lytle, Erhard Hirt, Hans Tammen – Oui Oyi – Twelve Ways Of Saying Yes In 18th Century France (Nachtstück) – Buy
  7. Orchestra Of The Upper Atmosphere – Inertial Force (edit) – 03 (Discus) – Buy
  8. Roscoe Mitchell & The Note Factory – Rodney King Affair – This Dance Is For Steve McCall (Black Saint) – Buy
  9. Weavels – Term Time (edit) – Weavels At Nether Edge (Discus) – Buy
  10. Sam Shalabi & Stefan Christoff – B (edit) – Sam Shalabi & Stefan Christoff (Small Scale) – Buy
00:0000:00

Towards The Margins #115

June 11, 2017

After a long week just spent the show nodding off. Hopefully not for too long when I should have been chatting!!

Other than that some amazing new releases on the show, so strap in and let’s go…

 

Tracklisting:

  1. THF Drenching – Gently Indented Extortionate Stool (edit) – Gently Indented Extortionate Stool (Council of Drent) – Buy
  2. Piotr Glavatskikh – Symposium – Movement III – The Unfound Sound (Fancy Music) – Buy
  3. Talea – #31 – Cuaderno de Prácticas 7 (Six Ensemble) – Buy
  4. Steve Beresford, Anna Homler, Richard Sanderson – Poodle Strings – Berlin Toy Bazaar (Linear Obsessional) – Buy
  5. Feng Hao – A Night Visit in Heiqiao (edit) – A Night Visit in Heiqiao (Self Released) – Buy
  6. Orchestra Of The Upper Atmosphere – Fictitious Force – 03 (Discus) – Buy
  7. Archipelago – Light Pollution – Weightless (Self Released) – Buy
  8. Reid Karris – Hydrargyrum – Arbor Philosophica (Self Released) – Buy
  9. Hervé Perez – Mutual Ground (edit) – Impact (Pan Y Rosas Discos) – Buy
  10. Yoko Miura, Gianni Mimmo, Ove Volquartz – Silence (edit) – Air Current (Setola di Maiale) – Buy
00:0000:00

Towards The Margins #114

June 4, 2017

A great show of new things, some not even out yet. Impressive amount of high-quality improvised music brought to you live from an attic in Cumbria. To make tonight’s show even more special Shaun wore his Snoopy PJs.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Lars Larsson, Peeter Uuskyla, Niclas Rydh, David Bäck – Influx (edit) – pensive±influx (Simlas) – Buy
  2. Clive Bell – The Scarlet Gang – Asakusa Follies (Cusp) – Buy
  3. Yoko Miura, Gianni Mimmo, Ove Volquartz – The Way The Wind Blows (edit) – Air Current (Setola di Maiale) – Buy
  4. Sarah Bernstein & Kid Millions – Novo – Tense Life (577) – Buy
  5. Vibraphonic – I Caro (edit) – Space Frogs (Floating Forest) – Buy
  6. Sleight of Hand – Improvisation #1 (edit) – April 29th 2017 (Self Released) – Buy
  7. Harms Woods – Outflow At The Lockport Powerhouse (edit) – Love Songs For The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Of Greater Chicago (Lungbasket) – Buy
  8. EUH! – The Holy Plimsoll (edit) – EUH! 4.8KM South of Yeovil (Self Released) – Buy
  9. Lost Robots – The Day I Decided to Raise my Voice an Octave – Arms (Linear Obsessional) – Buy
  10. The Hardy Tree – Sketches In D Minor (edit) – Seven at 77 (Where It’s At Is Where You Are) – Buy
00:0000:00

Towards The Margins #113

May 28, 2017

When you sit down to get everything ready in plenty of time, your computer decides to install an operating system update which finishes and gives you just enough time to open everything up with just seconds to spare. That.

Hopefully, it sounds like a normal show after all that excitement… Some exciting forthcoming releases on show and many recent releases make up a very strong hour of music tonight.

Tracklisting:

  1. Delia Derbyshire & Anthony Newly – I Decoded You – Moogies Bloogies (Trunk) – Buy
  2. Mark Browne, Daniel Thompson, Richard Sanderson – To Suggest Is To Create – Solitude, Reef and the Starry Veil (Linear Obsessional) – Buy
  3. Trevor Watts & Veryan Weston – Marcon – Dialogues In Two Places (Hi4Head) – Buy
  4. The Sommes Ensemble – Vendee Meldown (edit) – Heel Flipper (Small Scale Music) – Buy
  5. Davide Merlino Percussion Quartet – Urban Tribe – Go Out (Floating Forest) – Buy
  6. Kodian Trio – Pletterij (edit) – Volt/Pletterij (Raw Tonk) – Buy
  7. Alex Ward – Tiptoes (edit) – Proprioception (Weekertoft) – Buy
  8. Vibraphonic – Ricreare (II) – Pulsar (Floating Forest) – Buy
  9. Chikako Okada, Filip Zawada, Aleksander Olszewski, Adam Webster, Jan Fanfare – Track 5 – Five Layers (Fanfare) – Buy
  10. World of Fox – Further (edit) – Seven at 77 (Where It’s At Is Where You Are) – Buy
00:0000:00