Towards The Margins #147

March 5, 2018

Buzz, buzz, buzz goes the honey bee, twiddly, diddly dee goes the bird... or something... (c) Jonathan Richman. So anyway, cracking show tonight. A host of amazing new releases with some great older things to fill the gaps. 2018 is going to be another rather special year for improvised music I think.

Tracklisting:

  1. Clara Saleiro - Solo #2 - Clara Saleiro Plays Flute Solos By Tiago Morais Morgado (Nachtstück) - Buy
  2. Kirill Shirokov - Whole Body (second part) (edit) - Whole Body (Pan Y Rosas Discos) - Download
  3. Avant'n'Gard - M‐a Mânat Maica la Capre - Colinde Netemperate (Thirsty Leaves) - Buy
  4. Myriad's Flight - VI (Exclusive) - Annie Kerr website - Jamie Sturrock website
  5. Stuart Russell - Third - Fifteen - (Self Released) - Buy
  6. Gebhard Ullmann & Achim Kaufmann - Fleckgeist - Geode (Leo) - Buy
  7. Benedict Taylor - Sistere (edit) - Solstice (Nachtstück) - Buy
  8. Brazen Wolf - Bergmann's Rule (edit) - Brazen Wolf (Asrec) - Buy
  9. Li Tieqiao - Dead Forest (edit) - Wind of Lunacy (Self Released) - Buy
  10. Yoko Miura & Jean-Marc Foussat - The Space (edit) - When Lowlands Consume The Space (Creative Sources) - Buy
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Towards The Margins #146

February 26, 2018

Tra la la… Never know quite what to say here, so I’ll just let you know there’s an hour of top improvised music and inane blather for your lugholes tonight. The show is dedicated to The Shaking Ray Levi Society and all who sail in her.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Fred Casadei – A Calm Starry Night – Spiritual Unity LOVE (Self Released) – Buy
  2. Twinkle³ – David Ross, Richard Scott, Clive Bell – First Night’s Sleep – Let’s Make a Solar System (Sound Anatomy) – Buy
  3. Anthony Braxton – Composition N. 213 (Edit) – Ninetet (Yoshi’s) 1997 Volume 4 (Leo) – Buy
  4. The Shaking Ray Levis – Lady Ms Girl Shine – False Prophets Or Dang Good Guessers (Incus) – Buy
  5. Voice of the Dewclaws – Six – Voice of the Dewclaws (Self Released) – Buy
  6. Blazing Flame – Stone Circle – Murmuration (Leo) – Buy
  7. Giorgos Christianakis – The Collector – …Should Be Feared (?) TLM presents Volume 1 – (Thirsty Leaves Music) – Buy
  8. Paul Hession, Alan Wilkinson, Simon H Fell – Snog With My Drums – Foom! Foom! (Bruce’s Fingers) – Buy
  9. Chicago Underground Duo – Fluxus – Synesthesia (Thrill Jockey) – Buy
  10. Cecil Taylor – Lazy Afternoon – World of Cecil Taylor (Candid) – Buy
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Towards The Margins #145

February 19, 2018

Some connection problems here tonight – luckily if you’re listening to the show on catch up then you’ll have smooth sailing all the way. Some great music on the show tonight so put on your captain’s hat and set sail with an hour of prime improv.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Derek Bailey & Henry Kaiser – HK D&B – Derek Bailey Playbacks (Bingo) – Buy
  2. Leap of Faith Orchestra – SuperClusters (edit) – SuperClusters (Self Released) – Buy
  3. Kassia Flux – Udhun – I Hear You (Linear Obsessional) – Buy
  4. Brice Catherin & Jacques Demierre – We Asked Luc To Play A Solo – Bimo (Pan Y Rosas Discos) – Download
  5. LoE LoF LoN & Wayne Rex – Honker Fanfare – LoE LoF LoN Meets Wayne Rex (MuteAnt Sound) – Buy
  6. Yannick Diraison & Marin Leyton – III – Yannick Diraison & Marin Leyton (Nachtstück) – Buy
  7. João Camões, Jean-Luc Cappozzo, Jean-Marc Foussat – Berceuse pour Manuel (edit) – Autres Paysages (Clean Feed) – Buy
  8. Colin Webster & Andrew Lisle – Tangent – Void Into Shape (Norwegianism) – Buy
  9. Kaffe Matthews – The Last of The Violins Part 1 – CD DD (Annette Works) – Buy
  10. Miles Davis – Miles Runs The VooDoo Down (edit) – Bitches Brew Live (Columbia) – Buy
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Towards The Margins #144

February 12, 2018

An hour of sublime, super sweet, spontaneous creations from around the world. Some new, some old but all top class.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Anthony Osborne – His Lenses To Be My Apoclogypst – Wakeschrift (Self Released) – Buy
  2. Chicago Underground Trio – Protest – Slon (Thrill Jockey) – Buy
  3. Paul Flaherty, Gene Moore, Gene Janas, Federico Ughi – The Countries – Morfina (577) – Buy
  4. Martin Archer & Engine Room Favourites – One Minute To Midnight/Bejing Halflife (edit) – Safety Signal From A Target Town (Discus) – Buy
  5. Lao Dan – Self-Destruct Machine (edit) – Saxophone Anatomy (Armageddon Nova)  – Buy
  6. Evil Robot Hustler – Born Broken – Opium Den (Brandon Evans) – Buy
  7. Daijiro Matsuda & Ryoko Ono – Yell Back – Newduo series 002 (Ono Ryoko) – Buy
  8. Richard Sanderson & Mark Sanders – Enzyme Friction – Resonance Volume 8 Number 1 (London Musicians’ Collective) – Buy
  9. William Price – Rush Hour Mvt III – Rush Hour (Ablaze) – Buy
  10. Keith Rowe & Christian Fennesz – Are Solely For The Convenience (edit) – Live at The ULU (Erstwhile) – Buy
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Towards The Margins #143

February 5, 2018

Triangle tonight is focused on the label Constellation – or rather 3 releases on the label by Matana Roberts. There’s a track from each of the chapters of the COIN COIN trilogy, and wonderful it all is. Alongside this, we have the usual new releases and classics from the vaults.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Tony Bevan & Matthew Bourne – Live at Leeds College of Music, May 2010 (edit) (Foghorn) – Download
  2. Coffin Screws – ~~~ (edit) – Dec 12th 2017 (Self Released) – Buy
  3. Bryan Kolaczkowski – Act One (edit) – Messiah Control (Self Released) – Buy
  4. Colin Webster & Graham Dunning – Through The Hub – Most Of What Follows Is True (Sound Holes) – Buy
  5. 3 Head Mechanism – Pause – Full Auto Stop (Self Released) – Buy
  6. Takami Fujimoto & Michel Kristof – L – Golden Cloud (MuteAnt) – Buy
  7. Ivy Meadows – Amaryllis Flower (edit) (Pan Y Rosas Discos) – Download
  8. Matana Roberts – Lulla-Bye – COIN COIN Chapter One: Gens de Couleur Libres (Constellation) – Buy
  9. Matana Roberts – Amma Jerusalem School – COIN COIN Chapter Two: Mississippi Moonchile (Constellation) – Buy
  10. Matana Roberts – All Is Written – COIN COIN Chapter Three: River Run Thee (Constellation) – Buy
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Towards The Margins #142

January 29, 2018

Triangle tonight was the glorious MuteAnt Sounds netlabel of Florida with the rest of the show chockablock with esoteric goodies for your ears.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Bill Orcutt – Why Does Everybody Love Free Music But Nobody Loves Free People – Why Four Strings (Self Released) – Buy
  2. Duet for Theremin and Lap Steel with Benjamin Shirley – Part 2 – DfTaLS with Benjamin Shirley (Self Released) – Buy
  3. Edward Sanderson – 17-07-01 Entering 798 – Beijing 2016-2017 (Zoomin’ Night) – Buy
  4. Me, Claudius – Sleeve Him – Back to the Sweat-Out Tower (Linear Obsessional) – Buy
  5. simakDialog – Kemarau (edit) – Patahan (Moon June) – Buy
  6. Chicago Underground Duo – Memoirs Of A Space Traveller – Axis and Alignment (Thrill Jockey) – Buy
  7. Yoshio Machida – Texas Vino – Naada (Amorfon) – Buy
  8. Steve Mackay + The Radon Ensemble – A5 Mixed Martial Language – Tunnel Diner (MuteAnt Sounds) – Buy
  9. Kenny Millions – Bop It – Multiplexity (MuteAnt Sounds) – Buy
  10. Arnold Young & Flavor Mixing Systems – Bamboo Interlude Texas Driveway Holding Pattern (edit) – Live at Westport Coffee House Theater (MuteAnt Sounds) – Buy
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Towards The Margins #141

January 22, 2018

Feels like Christmas never happened... but fully back in the improv saddle now and what a show we rounded up for you. 2 amazing pre-release wonders to really kick the year into hyperdrive, some other stunning new releases and some vintage cuts from the archive.

 

Tracklisting:

  1. simakDialog - Trah Lor, Rupa - Demi Masa (Moon June) - Buy
  2. Anton Hunter - I Dreamed I Spat Out A Bee - Article XI (Efpi) - Buy
  3. Martin Pyne & Stephen Grew - After The Snow (edit) - Winter Landscapes (Tall Guy) - Buy
  4. Sad Man - Duel - Interstellar Sound Space (Self Release) - Buy
  5. STL Free Jazz Collective with Douglas R. Ewart - Chant - STL Free Jazz Collective with Douglas R. Ewart (Self Released) - Buy
  6. Graham Dunning & Colin Webster - There Is No Why - Most Of What Follows Is True (Sound Holes) - Buy
  7. Dave Jackson & Wayne Rex - The Sharp End - First Offence (Live in London)/Sticks and Stones (Live in Bristol) (MuteAnt) - Buy
  8. André Borges - Coming Back in 5 - Saxcretino (Sê-lo!) - Buy
  9. Radio Diaspora - Lama - Radio Diaspora (Sê-lo!) - Buy
  10. SPIO (São Paulo Improvisers in Orchestra) - Tríptico III (edit) - Conduction BR#5 (Sê-lo!) - Buy
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Towards The Margins #140

January 15, 2018

The first show of 2018. As we enter the 4th year of Towards The Margins we finish off our Top 10 of 2017 with albums from 5 to 1. The full 10 listed here:

  1. Irreversible Entanglements – Irreversible Entanglements (International Anthem)
  2. Archipelago – Weightless (Self Released)
  3. Tyshawn Sorey – Verisimilitude (Pi)
  4. Charlie Ulyatt – Shifting (Self Released)
  5. Brazen Head – Verdigris (Self Released)
  6. Graham Dunning & Dirk Serries – Live In The Lowlands (Raw Tonk)
  7. Shepherds of Cats & David McLean – Shepherds of Cats & David McLean (Tombed Visions)
  8. Evan Parker, John Russell, Ian Brighton, Philipp Wachsmann, Marcio Mattos, Trevor Taylor – Reunion at Cafe Oto (FMR)
  9. Led Bib – Umbrella Weather (Rare Noise)
  10. Martin Pyne – Behind The Mist (Self Released)

Tracklisting:

  1. Brazen Head – At The Edge Of Things - Verdigris (Self Released) - Buy
  2. Brazen Head – My Eyes, My Eyes - Verdigris (Self Released) - Buy
  3. Charlie Ulyatt – A Taste of Ore - Shifting (Self Released) - Buy
  4. Charlie Ulyatt – Erasing Angels - Shifting (Self Released) - Buy
  5. Tyshawn Sorey – Flowers for Prashant - Verisimilitude (Pi) - Buy
  6. Archipelago – Red Giant - Weightless (Self Released) - Buy
  7. Archipelago – Glittercliff - Weightless (Self Released) - Buy
  8. Irreversible Entanglements – Chicago to Texas - Irreversible Entanglements (International Anthem) - Buy
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Towards The Margins #139

December 18, 2017

Last show of the year and to go out in style we present the first half of our choices for the Top 10 releases of 2017.

Join us in 2018 for numbers 5 through to number 1

Top 10 releases 0f 2017 as played on Towards The Margins – Part 1 (numbers 6 – 10)

6. Graham Dunning & Dirk Serries – Live In The Lowlands (Raw Tonk)
7. Shepherds of Cats & David McLean – Shepherds of Cats & David McLean (Tombed Visions)
8. Evan Parker, John Russell, Ian Brighton, Philipp Wachsmann, Marcio Mattos, Trevor Taylor – Reunion at Cafe Oto (FMR)
9. Led Bib – Umbrella Weather (Rare Noise)
10. Martin Pyne – Behind The Mist (Self Released)

 

Tracklisting:

  1. Martin Pyne – Yarthkin – Behind The Mist (Self Released) – Buy
  2. Martin Pyne – Asrai – Behind The Mist (Self Released) – Buy
  3. Led Bib – On The Roundabout – Umbrella Weather (Rare Noise) – Buy
  4. Evan Parker, John Russell, Ian Brighton, Philipp Wachsmann, Marcio Mattos, Trevor Taylor – Walthamstow Cheesecutter (edit) – Reunion at Cafe Oto (FMR) – Buy
  5. Evan Parker, John Russell, Ian Brighton, Philipp Wachsmann, Marcio Mattos, Trevor Taylor – What Else Did You Expect? (edit) – Reunion at Cafe Oto (FMR) – Buy
  6. Shepherds of Cats & David McLean – Disc 2 (edit) – Shepherds of Cats & David McLean (Tombed Visions) – Buy
  7. Graham Dunning & Dirk Serries – Live at De Ruimte (edit) – Live In The Lowlands (Raw Tonk) – Buy
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Towards The Margins #138

December 11, 2017

A pre-recorded show that went out live after Shaun read the instructions on how this works... But by the by, some great music on tonight's show including a Triangle trio of tremendous tracks from Thirsty Leaves.

Tracklisting:

  1. Biliana Voutchkova, Michael Thieke, Roy Carroll - As Found (edit) - As Found (Sound Anatomy) - Buy
  2. Coffin Screws + - '''' (edit) - June 10th, 2017 (Self Released) - Buy
  3. People in Motion + Fred Frith - Piece # 2 (edit) - The Clit Stop (Object-A) - Buy
  4. Sam Andreae, David Birchall, Andrew Cheetham - Bridge as an Object - The Difficult Second Album (Tombed Visions) - Buy
  5. Wöstheinrich, Seidel & Lankow - Kreuzberg Polyphony Sessions, Episode 4, Part 1 (edit) - Kreuzberg Polyphony Session, Ep. 4 (Iapetus) - Buy
  6. John Coltrane, Alice Coltrane ‎– The Sun - Cosmic Music (Impulse!) - Buy
  7. Anthony Osborne - Aloof Sensorium - Haptic Perception (Self Released) - Buy
  8. Avant'n'Gard - Din Patru Cornuri de Lume - Colinde Netemperate (Thirsty Leaves) - Buy
  9. Francesco Covarino - Oliva#91 - Olive (Thirsty Leaves) - Buy
  10. Modified Dog - Night Dist. (edit) - Memories21 (Thirsty Leaves) - Buy
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