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JAZZ Q PRAHA /JAZZ Q - Symbiosis Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
LYUBOMIR DENEV - Lyubomir Denev Jazz Trio And Petko Tomanov Classic Fusion | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Third Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - The Peel Sessions Classic Fusion | review permalink
KRZYSZTOF KOMEDA - Astigmatic Post Bop | review permalink
SOFT HEAP / SOFT HEAD - Rogue Element (as Soft Head) Classic Fusion | review permalink
ROBERT WYATT - Rock Bottom Pop Jazz/Crossover | review permalink
KAZUTOKI UMEZU - Eclecticism (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
JAN GARBAREK - Afric Pepperbird Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
DAVID TORN - Polytown Nu Jazz | review permalink
MASADA - 50⁴ (Electric Masada) (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
ANTHONY BRAXTON - Dortmund (Quartet) 1976 Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MATANA ROBERTS - Coin Coin Chapter One: Gens De Couleur Libres Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
FIRE! - Fire! Orchestra : Exit! Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MAL WALDRON - Reminicent Suite (with Terumasa Hino) Post Bop | review permalink
JOE MCPHEE - Nation Time (Live at Vassar College) Classic Fusion | review permalink
WILDFLOWERS - Wildflowers 1: The New York Loft Jazz Sessions Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MAL WALDRON - What It Is Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
SEI MIGUEL - Salvation Modes Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ROSCOE MITCHELL - Conversations I (with Craig Taborn & Kikanju Baku) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
DONALD FAGEN - The Nightfly Pop Jazz/Crossover
WADADA LEO SMITH - Wadada Leo Smith & Bill Laswell ‎: The Stone Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ADAM LANE - Adam Lane's Full Throttle Orchestra ‎: Live In Ljubljana Progressive Big Band | review permalink
JEMEEL MOONDOC - The Zookeeper's House Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
PIERRE DØRGE - Blui Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
YOSUKE YAMASHITA - Frozen Days Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
PAUL MOTIAN - Paul Motian Trio: It Should Have Happened a Long Time Ago (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
VIJAY IYER - Vijay Iyer / Wadada Leo Smith : A Cosmic Rhythm With Each Stroke 21st Century Modern | review permalink
ST. GERMAIN - Tourist Acid Jazz
CHRISTOPHER HOFFMAN - Silver Cord Quintet 21st Century Modern | review permalink
PETER EVANS - Lifeblood Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TYSHAWN SOREY - The Inner Spectrum of Variables 21st Century Modern | review permalink
PHRONESIS - The Behemoth Progressive Big Band | review permalink
GEORGE ADAMS - Sound Suggestions Post Bop | review permalink
CHICK COREA - Circling In (Circle) Avant-Garde Jazz
CHICK COREA - Return to Forever Classic Fusion
STANLEY CLARKE - Children of Forever Classic Fusion
MAL WALDRON - The Super Quartet Of Mal Waldron: Live At Sweet Basil Avant-Garde Jazz
WOODY SHAW - Stepping Stones: Live at the Village Vanguard Post Bop
HASHIMA - The Haywain (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
HERBIE HANCOCK - V.S.O.P.:Tempest in the Colosseum Post Bop
ALBERT AYLER - Spiritual Unity Avant-Garde Jazz
FIRE! - You Liked Me Five Minutes Ago Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
JOHN ZORN - Ipsissimus (with Moonchild Trio) (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - The Soft Machine Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
MARC RIBOT - Asmodeus: Book of Angels, Volume 7 Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Fourth Classic Fusion | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - NDR Jazz Workshop Classic Fusion | review permalink
SOFT HEAP / SOFT HEAD - Soft Heap Classic Fusion | review permalink
CHICK COREA - The Boston Three Party (Tribute to Bill Evans) Classic Fusion | review permalink
CHARLES GAYLE - Solo In Japan Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
BILLY COBHAM - The Art Of Three: Live in Japan 2003 Post Bop | review permalink
IBRAHIM ELECTRIC - Meets Ray Anderson Again (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
ROBERT WYATT - Theatre Royal Drury Lane Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
EERO KOIVISTOINEN - Altered Things Post Bop | review permalink
JAN GARBAREK - George Russell Presents Esoteric Circle Classic Fusion | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - BBC Radio 1967-1971 Classic Fusion | review permalink
JAN GARBAREK - Triptykon (with Arild Andersen & Edward Vesala) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
JAN GARBAREK - SART (with Bobo Stenson / Terje Rypdal / Arild Andersen / Jon Christensen) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
CHARLIE HADEN - Not in Our Name (Liberation Music Orchestra) Progressive Big Band | review permalink
BEN GOLDBERG - The Door, the Hat, the Chair, the Fact Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
BEN GOLDBERG - Go Home (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
KEITH JARRETT - The Survivors' Suite Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
KEITH JARRETT - Fort Yawuh Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
IRO HAARLA - Vespers Post-Fusion Contemporary | review permalink
MANFRED SCHOOF - Scales Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
CHRIS LIGHTCAP - Chris Lightcap's Bigmouth ‎: Deluxe Nu Jazz | review permalink
SCOTT AMENDOLA - Believe (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
ANGLES - Every Woman is a Tree Nu Jazz | review permalink
FRANK ZAPPA - Make a Jazz Noise Here Jazz Related Rock
SADAO WATANABE - Swiss Air: Live at Montreux 1975 Post Bop | review permalink
EERO KOIVISTOINEN - Eero Koivistoinen Music Society ‎: Wahoo! Classic Fusion | review permalink
YOSUKE YAMASHITA - Chiasma Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
COLOSSEUM/COLOSSEUM II - The Grass Is Greener Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
THE CRIMSON JAZZ TRIO - King Crimson Songbook, Volume 2 Post Bop
GANELIN TRIO/SLAVA GANELIN - Poi Segue... Далее Следует... Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
YAZZBOT MAZUT - W pustyni i w puszczy Nu Jazz
JACEK KOCHAN - New Expensive Head Nu Jazz | review permalink
CHARLIE HADEN - Etudes (with Paul Motian feat. Geri Allen) Post Bop | review permalink
MICHEL BENITA - Ethics Nu Jazz | review permalink
MEDESKI MARTIN AND WOOD - The Stone: Issue Four (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion
CARLA BLEY - European Tour 1977 Progressive Big Band | review permalink
MUSIC REVELATION ENSEMBLE - Cross Fire (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
PETE LA ROCA - Turkish Women At The Bath Post Bop | review permalink
(EM)(WOLLNY SCHAEFER KRUSE ) - Live Post-Fusion Contemporary | review permalink
CHICK COREA - Three Quartets Post Bop | review permalink
TERJE RYPDAL - Min Bul (with Bjørnar Andresen, Espen Rud) Classic Fusion | review permalink
JOHN ZORN - Xu Feng : Game Pieces, Volume I (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
GARY BURTON - A Genuine Tong Funeral Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
EMBRYO - Rache Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
HERBIE HANCOCK - Herbie Hancock Trio (With Ron Carter + Tony Williams) Hard Bop | review permalink
JOHN ZORN - The Art of Memory (with Fred Frith) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
SONNY ROLLINS - G-Man Jazz Related Soundtracks | review permalink
ESBJÖRN SVENSSON TRIO (E.S.T.) - Leucocyte Nu Jazz | review permalink
ELTON DEAN - Elton Dean's Ninesense Suite Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
SUN RA - Somewhere Else Progressive Big Band | review permalink
BAR KOKHBA - Lucifer: Book of Angels Volume 10 World Fusion
KIERAN HEBDEN & STEVE REID - Live At The South Bank (with Mats Gustafsson) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MATCHING MOLE - BBC Radio 1 Live In Concert Classic Fusion
PAUL BLEY - Turns Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TIGRAN HAMASYAN - EP No.1 World Fusion | review permalink
(EM)(WOLLNY SCHAEFER KRUSE ) - Wasted & Wanted Nu Jazz | review permalink
MIROSLAV VITOUS - Infinite Search (aka Mountain In The Clouds aka The Bass) Classic Fusion | review permalink
ALDO ROMANO - 3+3 (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
JOE MCPHEE - CIMPhonia 1998 Part 1 Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
RADIATA 5TET - Aurelia Aurita Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
PETER BRÖTZMANN - Peter Brötzmann, Massimo Pupillo, Paal Nilssen-Love : Roma Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ALEX HUTTON - Legentis Nu Jazz | review permalink
MICHAEL FORMANEK - Small Places 21st Century Modern | review permalink
ANGLES - Angles 8 : By Way Of Deception - Live In Ljubljana Nu Jazz | review permalink
RAHSAAN ROLAND KIRK - Rip, Rig and Panic / Now Please Don't You Cry, Beautiful Edith Avant-Garde Jazz
THE ART ENSEMBLE OF CHICAGO - Areski / Brigitte Fontaine Avec Art Ensemble Of Chicago : Comme À La Radio Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
LAWRENCE D "BUTCH" MORRIS - Current Trends in Racism in Modern America Avant-Garde Jazz
SONNY SIMMONS - The Cosmosamatics Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
LOTTE ANKER - Birthmark Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
JON IRABAGON - Absolute Zero (with Hernani Faustino, Gabriel Ferrandini) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
JULIUS HEMPHILL - Dogon A.D. Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
BENOÎT DELBECQ - Benoit Delbecq and Fred Hersch Double Trio : Fun House Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
VLADIMIR CHEKASIN - Nomen Nescio / Некое Лицо Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
YURI HONING - Hotel Terminus (with Erik Bosgraaf) Nu Jazz | review permalink
MASAHIKO SATOH - As If Classic Fusion | review permalink
SAM (SLICK ALEXIUS MENNIGMANN) - Another Life Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
OKKYUNG LEE - Ghil Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
MASAHIKO SATOH - Dema (デマ Rumour) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ARCHIE SHEPP - Archie Shepp Attica Blues Orchestra Live: I Hear the Sound Progressive Big Band | review permalink
AIRTO MOREIRA - Seeds On The Ground - The Natural Sounds Of Airto World Fusion | review permalink
JOHN HÉBERT - Floodstage Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ARCHIE SHEPP - Down Home New York Post Bop | review permalink
WILLIAM PARKER - Painter's Spring Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
JOËLLE LÉANDRE - L'Histoire De Mme. Tasco Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
RODRIGO AMADO - Wire Quartet Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MASABUMI KIKUCHI - Sunrise Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ELTON DEAN - Remembrance Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
HORACE TAPSCOTT - The Giant Is Awakened Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
OKKYUNG LEE - Noisy Love Songs (for George Dyer) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
SOPHIA DOMANCICH - Courtepointe Live at the Sunside (with Mark Helias, Andrew Cyrille) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TIM BERNE - Tim Berne's Snakeoil: Shadow Man 21st Century Modern | review permalink
WADADA LEO SMITH - Wadada Leo Smith / George Lewis / John Zorn : Sonic Rivers Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
WADADA LEO SMITH - The Great Lakes Suites Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
STEVE LACY - Prospectus (aka Clichés) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ANTHONY BRAXTON - Triotone (with György Szabados / Vladimir Tarasov) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
SYLVIE COURVOISIER - Double Windsor Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
NAOJI KONDO - Live At The Tarupho Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TOMASZ STAŃKO - Polin Post Bop | review permalink
RUDRESH MAHANTHAPPA - Bird Calls World Fusion | review permalink
MAL WALDRON - Mal Waldron-Steve Lacy : Journey Without End Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MATANA ROBERTS - Coin Coin Chapter Three: River Run Thee Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
VIJAY IYER - Break Stuff (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
ANNA WEBBER - Simple Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
RUSS JOHNSON - Still Out to Lunch! Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MAL WALDRON - Blood And Guts Post Bop | review permalink
ARCHIE SHEPP - Archie Shepp Meets Kahil El'Zabar's Ritual Trio ‎: Conversations Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TONY MALABY - Tony Malaby Tamarindo: Somos Agua Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
BLUE EFFECT - Conjunctio Jazz Related Improv/Composition
TERUMASA HINO - Group Everything Everything Everything: Hino's Journey to Air Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TONY MALABY - Tony Malaby's Tubacello : Scorpion Eater Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TERUMASA HINO - Hi-Nology Classic Fusion | review permalink
VIJAY IYER - Mutations Third Stream | review permalink
RUDRESH MAHANTHAPPA - Kinsmen World Fusion
KRIS DAVIS - Save Your Breath 21st Century Modern | review permalink
GEORGE LEWIS (TROMBONE) - Homage to Charles Parker Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TIM BERNE - You've Been Watching Me 21st Century Modern | review permalink
PETRAS VYŠNIAUSKAS - Viennese Concert Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
YOSUKE YAMASHITA - 嵐 (Arashi) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
STEVE LACY - Explorations (with Subroto Roy Chowdhury) Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
LOTTE ANKER - Floating Islands Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
STEVE COLEMAN - Steve Coleman and the Council of Balance: Synovial Joints (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
MATANA ROBERTS - Always Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
YOSUKE YAMASHITA - Inner Space (with Adelhard Roidinger) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ALEX HUTTON - Magna Carta Suite Nu Jazz | review permalink
GARY PEACOCK - Tales of Another Post Bop | review permalink
JACQUES COURSIL - Minimal Brass Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
WILLIAM PARKER - For Those Who Are, Still Third Stream | review permalink
JOHN HÉBERT - Rambling Confessions Vocal Jazz | review permalink
YOSUKE YAMASHITA - New York Trio : Kurdish Dance Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MASABUMI KIKUCHI - Masabumi Kikuchi / Ben Street / Thomas Morgan / Kresten Osgood Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
RED TRIO - Stem (with Nate Wooley) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ALEX MAKSYMIW - Without A Word (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
MYRA MELFORD - Trio M : Big Picture Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ZARABATANA - Fogo na Carne Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
NONOKO YOSHIDA - Lotus Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
HASHIMA - Tideland Classic Fusion | review permalink
JAM IT! - Following the Unknown Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
ALEX VOSTRIKOV - Drifting. Part I Classic Fusion | review permalink
ITARU OKI - Iroha-Uta: Volume 1 Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
CHRISTOPH IRNIGER - Octopus 21st Century Modern | review permalink
CHES SMITH - Ches Smith with Craig Taborn and Mat Maneri: The Bell 21st Century Modern | review permalink
KIRK KNUFFKE - Garden of Gifts Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
SADAO WATANABE - Paysages Classic Fusion | review permalink
TOMEKA REID - Tomeka Reid Quartet (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
TOMOYOSHI NAKAMURA - Dance with the Wind Hard Bop | review permalink
AKIRA SAKATA - Arashi : Semikujira Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
RODRIGO AMADO - Lisbon Improvisation Players : Motion Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
PAULA SHOCRÓN - Shocron-Gutfraind Cuarteto : Percepciones Post Bop | review permalink
AKIRA SAKATA - Sakata Orchestra ‎: 4 O'Clock Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
HENRY THREADGILL - Old Locks and Irregular Verbs Third Stream | review permalink
LAURA JURD - Dinosaur : Together, As One Nu Jazz | review permalink
MOSTLY OTHER PEOPLE DO THE KILLING - (Live) (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
RED TRIO - Empire (with John Butcher) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ÉMILE PARISIEN - Émile Parisien Quintet feat. Joachim Kühn : Sfumato 21st Century Modern | review permalink
NATE WOOLEY - Argonautica Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ORNETTE COLEMAN - Body Meta (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
CRAIG TABORN - Daylight Ghosts 21st Century Modern | review permalink
SONS OF KEMET - Burn (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
CHARLES TYLER - Charles Tyler/Ensemble : Voyage From Jericho Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
EVAN PARKER - Evan Parker & RGG : Live​@​Alchemia Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
JAMIE SAFT - Loneliness Road (with Iggy Pop) Post Bop | review permalink
GERALD CLAYTON - Tributary Tales 21st Century Modern | review permalink
JON IRABAGON - Foxy Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
CRAIG TABORN - Craig Taborn And Ikue Mori : Highsmith Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
KUBIKMAGGI - Things (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
CHICK COREA - My Spanish Heart Classic Fusion
CHICK COREA - Remembering Bud Powell Post Bop
CHICK COREA - Chick Corea, John Patitucci, Antonio Sanchez : Dr. Joe Classic Fusion
RETURN TO FOREVER - Chick Corea & Return To Forever : Light As A Feather Classic Fusion
STANLEY CLARKE - School Days Classic Fusion
WEATHER REPORT - Weather Report Classic Fusion
WEATHER REPORT - I Sing the Body Electric Classic Fusion
MAL WALDRON - Mal Waldron Quintet With Steve Lacy ‎: One-Upmanship (aka Mal Waldron - Manfred Schoof) Avant-Garde Jazz
MAL WALDRON - You And The Night And The Music Hard Bop
MAL WALDRON - Mal Waldron Quintet : Crowd Scene Post Bop
STEVE LACY - Soprano Sax Hard Bop
STEVE LACY - Reflections Hard Bop
STEVE LACY - The Straight Horn of Steve Lacy Hard Bop
STEVE LACY - Steve Lacy Sextet : Scraps Avant-Garde Jazz
WOODY SHAW - Rosewood Post Bop
WILDFLOWERS - Wildflowers 2: The New York Loft Jazz Sessions Avant-Garde Jazz
HERBIE HANCOCK - V.S.O.P. : Five Stars Post Bop
NOAH HOWARD - The Black Ark Avant-Garde Jazz
THE COMET IS COMING - Death to the Planet Nu Jazz | review permalink
ARTHUR BLYTHE - Lenox Avenue Breakdown Avant-Garde Jazz
LEAN LEFT - The Ex Guitars meet Nilssen-Love / Vandermark Duo - Volume 1 Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
FRED FRITH - Allies Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
US3 - An Ordinary Day in an Unusual Place DJ/Electronica Jazz | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Volume Two Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
MARC RIBOT - Marc Ribot's Ceramic Dog - Party Intellectuals Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
MARC RIBOT - Silent Movies Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
VASIL HADŽIMANOV - 3 World Fusion | review permalink
JAMIE SAFT - Trouble: Jamie Saft Trio Plays Bob Dylan Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
JOHN ZORN - The Big Gundown: John Zorn plays the music of Ennio Morricone Third Stream | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Fifth Classic Fusion | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Six Classic Fusion | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Bundles Classic Fusion | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Noisette Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
CHICK COREA - Super Trio (with Steve Gadd and Christian McBride) Post Bop | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Live At Henie Onstad Art Centre 1971 Classic Fusion | review permalink
MATCHING MOLE - Matching Mole Classic Fusion | review permalink
MATCHING MOLE - Matching Mole's Little Red Record Classic Fusion | review permalink
ROBERT WYATT - The End of an Ear Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
LENNY WHITE - The Love Has Never Gone: Tribute to Earth, Wind & Fire (as Lenny White Project) Post Bop | review permalink
HUGH HOPPER - Two Rainbows Daily (with Alan Gowen) Classic Fusion | review permalink
PIP PYLE - Pip Pyle's Equip'Out Classic Fusion | review permalink
TIGRAN HAMASYAN - A Fable Post Bop | review permalink
DANIEL ZAMIR - Missing Here World Fusion | review permalink
ROBERT WYATT - Ruth Is Stranger Than Richard Vocal Jazz | review permalink
DAVE HOLLAND - Music From Two Basses (with Barre Phillips) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
DAVE HOLLAND - Dave Holland Quintet ‎: Jumpin' In Post Bop | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - BBC Radio 1971-1974 Classic Fusion | review permalink
JAN GARBAREK - Witchi-Tai-To Post Bop | review permalink
CHARLIE HADEN - Quartet West: Now Is the Hour Hard Bop | review permalink
BEN GOLDBERG - Baal: The Book of Angels, Volume 15 Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
CHICK COREA - The Enchantment (with Bela Fleck) Post-Fusion Contemporary | review permalink
HUGH HOPPER - 1984 Classic Fusion | review permalink
SCOTT AMENDOLA - Scott Amendola Band (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
EDDIE 'CLEANHEAD' VINSON - Eddie Cleanhead Vinson & Roomful of Blues Jump Blues | review permalink
ELTON DEAN - Happy Daze (as Ninesense) Progressive Big Band | review permalink
ERIK FRIEDLANDER - Volac: Book of Angels, Volume 8 Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
PHLOX - Rebimine + voltimine Nu Jazz | review permalink
YOUNGBLOOD BRASS BAND - Is That a Riot? (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion
NAKED CITY - Naked City Live, Volume 1: Knitting Factory 1989 (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion
JOHN ZORN - Nova Express Third Stream | review permalink
TIN HAT TRIO - The Rodeo Eroded World Fusion
WEASEL WALTER - Electric Fruit (with Mary Halvorson & Peter Evans ) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
DAVE DOUGLAS - Witness Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
FRED FRITH - The Compass, Log, And Lead (with Stevie Wishart, Carla Kihlstedt) Jazz Related Improv/Composition
CONTEMPORARY NOISE SEXTET (QUINTET) - Unaffected Thought Flow Nu Jazz
TOMASZ STAŃKO - Twet Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ALTERED STATES - Lithuania and Estonia Live Jazz Related Improv/Composition
ALTERED STATES - Cafe 9.15 Jazz Related Rock
TIM BERNE - Insomnia Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TINGVALL TRIO / MARTIN TINGVALL - Vattensaga Post-Fusion Contemporary | review permalink
ANGLES - Epileptical West: Live in Coimbra Nu Jazz | review permalink
'PAPA' JOHN DEFRANCESCO - A Philadelphia Story Hard Bop | review permalink
JACEK KOCHAN - Man Of No Words Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
BUGGE WESSELTOFT - Duo (with Henrik Schwarz) DJ/Electronica Jazz | review permalink
SPECIAL OTHERS - PB (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion
SPECIAL OTHERS - Wait For The Sun (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
ARTHUR BLYTHE - Spirit Post Bop | review permalink
DAVE HOLLAND - Hands (with Pepe Habichuela) World Fusion | review permalink
TOMASZ STAŃKO - Suspended Night Post-Fusion Contemporary | review permalink
LESZEK MOŻDŻER - Komeda Third Stream | review permalink
ARCHIE SHEPP - Wo!man (with Joachim Kuhn ) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MAGNUS BROO - Painbody Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ELTON DEAN - Avant (with Sophia Domancich ) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
VERNERI POHJOLA - Aurora Nu Jazz | review permalink
FLORA PURIM - 500 Miles High at Montreux Latin Jazz
MONSIEUR DUBOIS - Slow Bombastik Funk Jazz | review permalink
HUGH HOPPER - Carousel (Hugh Hopper Band) Classic Fusion | review permalink
HIROMI - Another Mind Classic Fusion | review permalink
PATRICE MEYER - Dromadaire Viennois Classic Fusion
TIN HAT TRIO - Book of Silk World Fusion
ENRICO RAVA - Pupa O Crisalide Post Bop | review permalink
JOHN MCLAUGHLIN - Where Fortune Smiles Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
RUDRESH MAHANTHAPPA - Dual Identity Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
NEO - Neoclassico Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
CENTIPEDE - Septober Energy Avant-Garde Jazz
PETER BRÖTZMANN - Nipples Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
EMBRYO - Steig Aus Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
CHICK COREA - The Mad Hatter Classic Fusion | review permalink
FLORA PURIM - Open Your Eyes You Can Fly Latin Jazz | review permalink
MISHA MENGELBERG - Who's Bridge Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ALAN SHORTER - Orgasm (aka Parabolic) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
SUN RA - Purple Night Progressive Big Band | review permalink
MIŁOŚĆ - Miłość (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Virtually Classic Fusion | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE LEGACY - Live Adventures Classic Fusion
ARCHIE SHEPP - On This Night Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MORAINE - Metamorphic Rock Jazz Related Rock
FLORATONE - Floratone (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion
ALEX BERSHADSKY - Anonymous Classic Fusion
CLAUDIO MILANO - La stanza suona ciò che non vedo Third Stream
CLAUDIO MILANO - L'urlo Rubato Third Stream
NILS PETTER MOLVÆR - Edy (Bande Originale Du Film) Jazz Related Soundtracks | review permalink
MICHAEL FORMANEK - The Rub and Spare Change 21st Century Modern | review permalink
SOFT WORKS - Abracadabra Classic Fusion | review permalink
MARK O'LEARY - Snow Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MARK O'LEARY - Astral Fishing Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
MARK O'LEARY - Waves III (with Jeff Gauthier & Alex Cline) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MASAHIKO SATOH - Amalgamation Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
RUDRESH MAHANTHAPPA - Gamak World Fusion | review permalink
JIMMY GIUFFRE - The Complete Remastered Recordings On Black Saint & Soul Note Classic Fusion | review permalink
PAT METHENY - Upojenie (with Anna Maria Jopek) Vocal Jazz | review permalink
TORQUEM - Ansiktet Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
STEVE LACY - Straws Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
SAM (SLICK ALEXIUS MENNIGMANN) - Yet Another Life Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
JACO PASTORIUS - Heavy 'n Jazz Classic Fusion
MASAHIKO SATOH - Samadhi: Masahiko Meets Gary Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
LISA ULLÉN - Lisa Ullén / Nina de Heney / Okkyung Lee : Look Right Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
CARLA BLEY - Trios Post Bop | review permalink
TERRENCE MCMANUS - Terrence McManus, Mark Helias, Gerry Hemingway : Transcendental Numbers Avant-Garde Jazz
YUSEF LATEEF - Voice Prints Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MATANA ROBERTS - Live In London Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ARCHIE SHEPP - Looking At Bird (with Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen) Hard Bop | review permalink
ARCHIE SHEPP - The Archie Shepp-Bill Dixon Quartet(aka Peace) Hard Bop | review permalink
THE THING - The Cherry Thing (with Neneh Cherry) (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
CHRIS MCGREGOR - En concert a Banlieues Bleues (with Archie Shepp) Progressive Big Band | review permalink
CHICK COREA - Trilogy Post Bop | review permalink
ARCHIE SHEPP - I Know About the Life Hard Bop | review permalink
MASAHIKO SATOH - Ton - Klami : Paramggod Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
JOACHIM KÜHN - Joachim Kühn Trio inviting Archie Shepp: Voodoo Sense Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
NILS PETTER MOLVÆR - 1/1 (with Moritz von Oswald) DJ/Electronica Jazz | review permalink
JOHN MCLAUGHLIN - Industrial Zen Classic Fusion
KAZUTOKI UMEZU - Another Step (with Mal Waldron) Hard Bop | review permalink
BILLY HART - One Is The Other Post Bop | review permalink
DAVID MURRAY - Low Class Conspiracy Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TOSHIYUKI MIYAMA & THE NEW HERD - Canto Of Libra (with Masahiko Sato) Progressive Big Band | review permalink
MOSKUS - Mestertyven Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
BARRY ALTSCHUL - The 3dom Factor Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ELTON DEAN - El Skid Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ALAN SILVA - Luna Surface (with Celestrial Communication Orchestra) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
EVAN PARKER - Time Lapse Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
CHARLIE HADEN - The Golden Number Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MASABUMI KIKUCHI - Poesy : The Man Who Keeps Washing His Hands Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
WADADA LEO SMITH - Occupy The World Third Stream | review permalink
JAN GARBAREK - Til Vigdis Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
STEVE LACY - Disposability Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
BILLY BANG - Billy Bang / John Lindberg : Duo Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ALAN SILVA - The Shout (Portrait For A Small Woman) Progressive Big Band | review permalink
TRIO 3 - Wiring (with Vijay Iyer) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TOSHIYUKI MIYAMA & THE NEW HERD - Yotsu No Jazz Composition aka Four Jazz Compositions Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MILES DAVIS - In a Silent Way Classic Fusion
GYÖRGY SZABADOS - Szabados György / Roscoe Mitchell: Jelenés (Revelation) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
JIMMY GIUFFRE - Jimmy Giuffre 3 & 4 New York Concerts Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
CHARLES TYLER - Mid Western Drifter Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
SABIR MATEEN - Holidays In Siena Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
AZIZA MUSTAFA ZADEH - Dance of Fire Post-Fusion Contemporary
ITARU OKI - Paris-OHRAI Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
BARRY ALTSCHUL - Virtuosi Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MASAHIKO TOGASHI - Masahiko Togashi, Isao Suzuki : A Day Of The Sun Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
JACK DEJOHNETTE - Made in Chicago Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TAKEO MORIYAMA - Bit (with Mal Waldron) Post Bop | review permalink
TERUMASA HINO - Alone Together Classic Fusion | review permalink
MAL WALDRON - Free At Last Post Bop | review permalink
MAL WALDRON - Spanish Bitch Post Bop | review permalink
OLIVER LAKE - Oliver Lake / William Parker : To Roy Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MATANA ROBERTS - Matana Roberts & Sam Shalabi & Nicolas Caloia : Feldspar Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
JOHN TCHICAI - Rufus (with Archie Shepp) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
NAOSUKE MIYAMOTO - Step! Post Bop | review permalink
AKIRA SAKATA - Akira Sakata & Giovanni Di Domenico: Iruman Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MARY HALVORSON - Reverse Blue 21st Century Modern | review permalink
DON CHERRY - Dona Nostra Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
CLAUDIO MILANO - Il gioco del silenzio (as NichelOdeon) Jazz Related Improv/Composition
GANELIN TRIO/SLAVA GANELIN - New Wine Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MASABUMI KIKUCHI - Re-confirmation Classic Fusion | review permalink
MASAHIKO TOGASHI - Update: Live at Pit Inn Shinjuku on December 16, 1995 (with J.J. Spirits) Hard Bop | review permalink
JAGA JAZZIST - A Livingroom Hush Nu Jazz
MELODIA ENSEMBLE - Labyrinth (Лабиринт) Soul Jazz
JULIAN JULIEN - Terre II Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
MAX JOHNSON - Something Familiar Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
KIRK KNUFFKE - Arms and Hands Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
HIDETO KANAI - Hideto Kanai Group : "Q" Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
BOSQUE - Four Noble Truths Classic Fusion | review permalink
THE ART ENSEMBLE OF CHICAGO - Fundamental Destiny Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TERUMASA HINO - Hino=Kikuchi Quintet Post Bop | review permalink
JEAN-LUC PONTY - Ponty & Sato: Astrorama (with Masahiko Sato) Classic Fusion | review permalink
CHIHIRO YAMANAKA - The Spheres: Live In Osaka!! Post Bop | review permalink
LISA ULLÉN - Lisa Ullén Quartet : Borderlands Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
WADADA LEO SMITH - Wadada Leo Smith & John Lindberg : Celestial Weather Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
GARY PEACOCK - Eastward Post Bop | review permalink
MAL WALDRON - Mal Waldron & Steve Lacy : Live At Dreher Paris 1981, The Peak Vol. 2 Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TETHERED MOON - Tethered Moon Post Bop | review permalink
KOSUKE MINE - Mine Post Bop | review permalink
JEAN LOUIS - Jean Louis (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion
TOMASZ STAŃKO - Purple Sun Classic Fusion | review permalink
CHICK COREA - Origin: Live At The Blue Note Post Bop | review permalink
DAVID MURRAY - Organic Saxophone Avant-Garde Jazz
STANLEY CLARKE - Journey to Love Classic Fusion
CHRISTIAN SCOTT (CHRISTIAN SCOTT ATUNDE ADJUAH) - Ruler Rebel DJ/Electronica Jazz | review permalink
STEVE LACY - The Beat Suite Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
TCHANGODEI - Tchangodei / Archie Shepp / Mal Waldron Trio : Three for Freedom. Volume 3 Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
PAUL BLEY - Blood Avant-Garde Jazz
PAUL BLEY - Closer Avant-Garde Jazz
CHICK COREA - Jazzman (aka Chick Corea aka Waltz For Bill Evans) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
CHICK COREA - Friends Classic Fusion
CHICK COREA - Eye of The Beholder (CCEB) Classic Fusion
STANLEY CLARKE - Stanley Clarke Classic Fusion
STANLEY CLARKE - The Rite of Strings (feat. Al Di Meola & Jean-Luc Ponty) World Fusion
STANLEY CLARKE - The Toys Of Men Classic Fusion
FLORA PURIM - Flora's Song Pop Jazz/Crossover
LILAC ORCHESTRA / СИРЕНЕВЫЙ ОРКЕСТР - Tsunami Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
MIROSLAV VITOUS - Journey's End Post-Fusion Contemporary
MAL WALDRON - Tokyo Bound Post Bop
MAL WALDRON - Mal : Live 4 To 1 Post Bop
MAL WALDRON - The Quest (with Eric Dolphy) Hard Bop
MAL WALDRON - Mal Waldron Quintet : Hard Talk Post Bop
MAL WALDRON - Mal 81 Hard Bop
MAL WALDRON - Moods Post Bop
MAL WALDRON - In Retrospect Hard Bop
MAL WALDRON - Songs Of Love And Regret (with Marion Brown) Post Bop
MAL WALDRON - Mal Waldron-Steve Lacy : Sempre Amore Hard Bop
MAL WALDRON - Mal Waldron Quintet ‎: The Git Go - Live At The Village Vanguard Post Bop
MAL WALDRON - Update Post Bop
MAL WALDRON - Mal Waldron & Yosuke Yamashita ‎: Piano Duo Live At Pit Inn Avant-Garde Jazz
MAL WALDRON - Mal Waldron / Steve Lacy : Let's Call This Avant-Garde Jazz
MAL WALDRON - Mal Waldron / Marion Brown ‎: Much More ! Hard Bop
MAL WALDRON - Mal Waldron & Jim Pepper : Art of the Duo Post Bop
MAL WALDRON - Klassics (aka Maturity 1 / Klassics) Third Stream
STEVE LACY - Evidence (with Don Cherry) Hard Bop
STEVE LACY - Sortie Avant-Garde Jazz
STEVE LACY - Lapis Avant-Garde Jazz
STEVE LACY - Stalks Avant-Garde Jazz
STEVE LACY - Steve Lacy & Steve Argüelles : Image Avant-Garde Jazz
WOODY SHAW - Song of Songs Post Bop
WOODY SHAW - Woody Shaw with Tone Janša Quartet Post Bop
WOODY SHAW - Lotus Flower Post Bop
WOODY SHAW - Little Red's Fantasy Post Bop
HORACE TAPSCOTT - Song Of The Unsung Avant-Garde Jazz
HERBIE HANCOCK - Dedication Classic Fusion | review permalink
HERBIE HANCOCK - Secrets Funk Jazz
HERBIE HANCOCK - The Herbie Hancock Trio Post Bop
HERBIE HANCOCK - V.S.O.P. the Quintet Post Bop
HERBIE HANCOCK - Mr. Hands Funk Jazz
WILDFLOWERS - Wildflowers 3: The New York Loft Jazz Sessions Avant-Garde Jazz
FRANK LOWE - The Flam Avant-Garde Jazz
DAVE HOLLAND - Dave Holland Quintet ‎: Points Of View Post-Fusion Contemporary
KENNY WHEELER - Gnu High Post Bop | review permalink
BILL FRISELL - The Intercontinentals World Fusion | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Drop Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Seven Classic Fusion | review permalink
CYRO BAPTISTA - Caym: the Book of Angels, Vol. 17 (as Banquet of the Spirits ) World Fusion | review permalink
CHARLES GAYLE - Charles Gayle Trio : Consider The Lilies... Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
PORTICO QUARTET - Black and White Sessions Nu Jazz | review permalink
DUSKO GOYKOVICH - A Handful O’Soul (with The International Jazz Orchestra) Big Band | review permalink
ROBERT WYATT - Peel Sessions Vocal Jazz | review permalink
JOE ZAWINUL - Absolute Zawinul (as Absolute Ensemble Featuring Joe Zawinul ) World Fusion | review permalink
NICOLAS SIMION - Transylvanian Jazz Post Bop | review permalink
EBERHARD WEBER - Later That Evening Third Stream | review permalink
NINO KATAMADZE - Ordinary Day Vocal Jazz | review permalink
JOE ZAWINUL - The Rise & Fall Of The Third Stream Third Stream | review permalink
JAN GARBAREK - Belonging (with Keith Jarrett, Palle Danielsson, Jon Christensen) Post Bop | review permalink
BEN GOLDBERG - Speech Communication Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
KEITH JARRETT - Treasure Island Post Bop | review permalink
SCOTT AMENDOLA - (PLAYS MONK) Post Bop | review permalink
IRO HAARLA - Northbound Post-Fusion Contemporary | review permalink
JOE MCPHEE - Rotation Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ASTRO CAN CARAVAN - 21st Century Drifting Episode World Fusion
CONTEMPORARY NOISE SEXTET (QUINTET) - Ghostwriter's Joke Nu Jazz
OZRIC TENTACLES - Pyramidion Jazz Related Rock
KIHNOUA - Unauthorized Caprices Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
JACKY TERRASSON - Lover Man Post Bop | review permalink
MANFRED MANN CHAPTER THREE - Manfred Mann Chapter Three Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
ANOUAR BRAHEM - Vague World Fusion | review permalink
KIT DOWNES - Quiet Tiger Post Bop | review permalink
L'IMAGE - 2.0 Classic Fusion | review permalink
METAL-O-PHONE - Metal-o-phone... (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
ROBOTOBIBOK - Nawyki przyrody Nu Jazz
MADELEINE PEYROUX - Standing On The Rooftop Vocal Jazz | review permalink
ALDO ROMANO - Because of Bechet DJ/Electronica Jazz | review permalink
ALICE COLTRANE - Universal Consciousness / Lord of Lords Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
SPECIAL OTHERS - Quest (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion
JACK BRUCE - Things We Like Classic Fusion | review permalink
PHALANX - In Touch (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
PATRICE MEYER - Racines Croisées Classic Fusion
KETIL BJØRNSTAD - S@motność w Sieci (with Bugge Wesseltoft) Jazz Related Soundtracks | review permalink
XING SA - Création de l'Univers Jazz Related Rock
GONG - Acid Motherhood Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
ELINA DUNI - Lume Lume World Fusion | review permalink
HÅKON KORNSTAD - Space Available Avant-Garde Jazz
COLIN BENDERS - Kytecrash (with Eric Vloeimans) Acid Jazz | review permalink
MASQUALERO - Masqualero Nu Jazz | review permalink
SATOKO FUJII - Satoko Fujii Quartet ‎: Minerva Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
STEVE HOWE TRIO - The Haunted Melody Hard Bop
PAUL BLEY - The Fabulous Paul Bley Quintet (aka Live at the Hillcrest Club) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
JACK DEJOHNETTE - Music We Are Post Bop | review permalink
ENRICO RAVA - Live at Birdland Neuburg Post Bop | review permalink
ARATTA REBIRTH - Red Hail Classic Fusion
JEF GILSON - Malagasy World Fusion | review permalink
ESBJÖRN SVENSSON TRIO (E.S.T.) - From Gagarin's Point of View Nu Jazz | review permalink
ESBJÖRN SVENSSON TRIO (E.S.T.) - Good Morning Susie Soho Nu Jazz | review permalink
JOHN COLTRANE - The Stardust Session Hard Bop | review permalink
SUN RA - Hours After Progressive Big Band | review permalink
HERBIE HANCOCK - Directstep Jazz Related RnB | review permalink
8 BOLD SOULS - 8 Bold Souls Avant-Garde Jazz
LONDON ALL STARS - Le London All Star - British Percussion Exotica | review permalink
ALBERT AYLER - Stockholm, Berlin 1966 Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
KING CRIMSON - Projekct Two : Space Groove Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
BEN - Ben Classic Fusion
JAN GARBAREK - Dansere Post Bop | review permalink
LAWRENCE D "BUTCH" MORRIS - In Touch...But Out of Reach Avant-Garde Jazz
SOUND CRAFT '75 - Fantasy for Orchestra Avant-Garde Jazz
JOE HERTENSTEIN - Future Drone Avant-Garde Jazz
MASAHIKO SATOH - Amorphism Classic Fusion | review permalink
MASAHIKO SATOH - Pianology (with Wolfgang Dauner) Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
MASAHIKO SATOH - Multi-Spheroid Solo Piano 3 Third Stream | review permalink
MASAHIKO SATOH - Ton - Klami : In Moers Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
JEAN LOUIS - Morse (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion
ARCHIE SHEPP - Mama Rose In Concert Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
CHARLIE HADEN - Silence Post Bop | review permalink
ARCHIE SHEPP - Tray of Silver Hard Bop | review permalink
RUSLAN SIROTA - Ruslan Post-Fusion Contemporary
RODRIGO AMADO - Searching For Adam Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
GANELIN TRIO/SLAVA GANELIN - A Concert in Moscow (with Mario Schiano) Avant-Garde Jazz
MAL WALDRON - Tokyo Reverie Post Bop | review permalink
MASAHIKO TOGASHI - Bura Bura Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
KEIJI HAINO - Peter Brotzmann, 灰野敬二 Keiji Haino, Jim O'Rourke: Two City Blues 1 Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
MASAHIKO SATOH - Randooga: Select Live Under The Sky '90 (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion | review permalink
JOHN BUTCHER - John Butcher and Andy Moor: Experiments with a Leaf Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
KEITH JARRETT - Arbour Zena Third Stream
HARRIS EISENSTADT - Old Growth Forest Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
NATE WOOLEY - Nate Wooley / C. Spencer Yeh / Audrey Chen / Todd Carter : NCAT Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
TCHANGODEI - Tchangodei And Steve Lacy ‎: The Wasp (Duo Live) Jazz Related Improv/Composition | review permalink
MASAHIKO TOGASHI - Masahiko Togashi + Masabumi Kikuchi : Concerto Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
ARCHIE SHEPP - Archie Shepp / Michel Marre Quintet ‎: You're My Thrill (aka Passion) Hard Bop | review permalink
ELTON DEAN - The Cheque Is in the Mail Avant-Garde Jazz
CHICK COREA - Elektric Band II : Paint The World (CCEB) Classic Fusion
CHICK COREA - The Trio Live From Country Club Post Bop
CHICK COREA - Chillin' in Chelan (Tribute to Thelonious Monk) Post Bop
FLORA PURIM - Flora Purim And Airto : The Magicians Pop Jazz/Crossover
MIROSLAV VITOUS - First Meeting Post-Fusion Contemporary
MAL WALDRON - First Encounter (with Gary Peacock) Post Bop
MAL WALDRON - Up Popped the Devil Avant-Garde Jazz
MAL WALDRON - Mal, Dance and Soul Post Bop
STEVE LACY - Steve Lacy Gang ‎: Roba Avant-Garde Jazz
ANDREW HILL - Lift Every Voice Exotica
HERBIE HANCOCK - Sunlight Jazz Related RnB
NOAH HOWARD - Live At The Village Vanguard Avant-Garde Jazz
KENNY WHEELER - A Long Time Ago Avant-Garde Jazz
ARTHUR BLYTHE - Light Blue: Arthur Blythe Plays Thelonious Monk Post Bop
SOFT MACHINE - Softs Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
FRED FRITH - Eye To Ear III Jazz Related Soundtracks | review permalink
ROBERT WYATT - Shipbuilding / Memories of You Vocal Jazz | review permalink
YUSEF LATEEF - In a Temple Garden Pop Jazz/Crossover | review permalink
PIERRE MOERLEN'S GONG - Downwind Classic Fusion
MAGNUS ÖSTRÖM - Thread Of Life Nu Jazz
HERBIE HANCOCK - Jammin' With Herbie (aka Rock Your Soul aka Voyager) Hard Bop | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE LEGACY - Soft Machine Legacy Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Backwards Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
NUCLEUS - Direct Hits Classic Fusion | review permalink
TINGVALL TRIO / MARTIN TINGVALL - Vagen Post-Fusion Contemporary | review permalink
PHALANX - Got Something Good For You (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion
ARVE HENRIKSEN - Cartography World Fusion | review permalink
SUN RA - Reflections in Blue Big Band | review permalink
ARCHIE SHEPP - Live At The Panafrican Festival Avant-Garde Jazz | review permalink
PERCY JONES - Propeller Music Jazz Related Rock
PERCY JONES - Percy Jones-scott McGill-Ritchie Decarlo : Debut Classic Fusion
PERCY JONES - Percy Jones, Scott McGill, Ritchie DeCarlo with special guest Markus Reuter Classic Fusion
PERCY JONES - Cape Catastrophe Jazz Related Rock
FLORATONE - Floratone II (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion
SOFT MACHINE - Land of Cockayne Post-Fusion Contemporary | review permalink
BILLY COBHAM - Off Color (with Nordic) Classic Fusion | review permalink
RON CARTER - Empire Jazz Pop Jazz/Crossover | review permalink
ROBERT WYATT - Nothing Can Stop Us Vocal Jazz | review permalink
PIERRE MOERLEN'S GONG - Breakthrough Classic Fusion
SAINKHO NAMTCHYLAK - Lost Rivers Avant-Garde Jazz
CHAT NOIR - Weather Forecasting Stone Nu Jazz | review permalink
DAN BERGLUND'S TONBRUKET - Dig It To The End Jazz Related Rock | review permalink
POTEMKINE - Triton Jazz Related Rock
DIDIER MALHERBE - Nuit D'Ombrelle (with Eric Löhrer) Jazz Related Blues
ALICE COLTRANE - Turiya Sings World Fusion | review permalink
HERBIE HANCOCK - Magic Windows Pop Jazz/Crossover | review permalink
SOFT MACHINE - Rubber Riff (aka De Wolfe Sessions) Classic Fusion | review permalink
PIERRE MOERLEN'S GONG - Pentanine Classic Fusion
JAN HAMMER - Black Sheep Pop Jazz/Crossover | review permalink
BODAN ARSOVSKI - Endless View Post-Fusion Contemporary
STEVIE WONDER - Stevie at the Beach Jazz Related RnB
PAUL HORN - Inside the Cathedral (aka Inside Russia) World Fusion
AB BAARS - Duo Baars-Henneman : Autumn Songs Avant-Garde Jazz
PAUL HORN - Live From Russia (With Love) World Fusion

Jazz Genre Nb. Rated Avg. rating
1 Avant-Garde Jazz 201 3.68
2 Classic Fusion 76 3.52
3 Post Bop 74 3.58
4 (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion 36 3.71
5 Jazz Related Rock 32 3.30
6 Nu Jazz 27 3.57
7 Hard Bop 24 3.50
8 World Fusion 23 3.11
9 Jazz Related Improv/Composition 21 3.57
10 21st Century Modern 14 4.04
11 Third Stream 14 3.46
12 Post-Fusion Contemporary 14 3.14
13 Progressive Big Band 12 3.79
14 Vocal Jazz 8 3.06
15 Pop Jazz/Crossover 8 2.94
16 DJ/Electronica Jazz 5 3.40
17 Jazz Related Soundtracks 4 3.25
18 Jazz Related RnB 3 2.33
19 Funk Jazz 3 3.50
20 Latin Jazz 2 3.50
21 Exotica 2 3.00
22 Acid Jazz 2 3.75
23 Big Band 2 2.75
24 Jazz Related Blues 1 2.00
25 Jump Blues 1 3.50
26 Soul Jazz 1 3.50

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KENNY WHEELER Gnu High

Album · 1976 · Post Bop
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Not very often one can hear Keith Jarrett/Dave Holland/Jack DeJohnette trio playing as support band. So this Canadian (UK-based) reeds player Kenny Wheeler's album is quite unique even because of this fact. And it looks like "Gnu High" is the last album containing Jarrett as side musician ever.

Wheeler's debut on ECM, this album represents very special time for modern jazz - influential German ECM label is in transition finding their upcoming "new ECM sound" later becoming known as "European jazz" or "chamber jazz". If former part of decade ECM built their reputation as audiophile company releasing avant-garde jazz and post bop of airy/ambient atmosphere with emotionally cold crisp sound, that is late seventies when artists like Keith Jarrett or Jan Garbarek started recording for ECM more amorphous,grooveless music quite liquid and sterile,with obvious influence of European music halls sound.

"Gnu High", even packed with "African" cover art (probably recalling Garbarek's fantastic adventurous ECM debut "African Pepperbird"),doesn't contain African rhythms or freer experimentation. In fact three long tracks are good example of label's transition sound when even if still post bop rooted, music is slower,more abstract and sterile. Wheeler himself plays exclusively flugelhorn, varying from controlled lyrical to abstractly cool. Jarrett/Holland/DeJohnette trio are competent but sounds as if they were asked to demonstrate their maximal available tenderness,delicacy and correctness.

Final result is quite similar to many better "classical" ECM albums of that time - music sound truly professional but soulless,sterile and quite faceless. From other hand, many fans like it because of that. Searchers of more adventurous sound can check Dave Holland ECM albums from the same time, without being too free they offer much more life,groove and fun.

THE COMET IS COMING Death to the Planet

EP · 2017 · Nu Jazz
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"Death To The Planet" is only new music released by hottest London jazz trio "The Comet Is Coming" in 2017. And it is even not a true album but vinyl-only four track EP, coming as Record Store Day's limited edition.

Surprisingly, this less than half-an-hour musical collection illustrates last year's burgeoning London scene in a best way, especially looking from the very first days of new 2018 year, right after all those end-of-the-year TV analytics, future modelling and apocalyptic visions.

Differently from trio's first two releases, "Death To The Planet" contains less psychedelic rock and more jazz, mixed with hip-hop and Squarepusher's-style electronic grooves. Songs are dark, tuneful, full of passion and as much commercial as anti-commercial.

This music is easy accessible and danceable, but at the same time it sounds as hottest news soundtrack - you almost can see all these explosions on the streets of European capitals and chemical attacks in Syria, Russians maintaining their nuclear missiles, already placed in occupied Crimea's coast and immigrants boats sinking near African and Italian shores.

This music sounds as rock when it was young, as punk in late 70s, as early Blondie and Talking Heads albums, as Patty Smith and Iggy - it sounds as if best music is socially sharp again and it returns back on the streets.

And to be honest I even feel happy that it's just an EP - in our time when technical abilities so often exceed creative content and artists are filling 80 minutes space of blank CDs with useless sounds just because there still is a bit of empty place, I started liking vinyl album size releases again (doesn't matter is it true vinyl or vinyl album-size CD release), it's always better to stay in silent if you have nothing important to say...

Nothing is revolutionary here - simply from all last year's releases this one possibly sounds closest to real music from the times, when it was a significant part of everyone's life, not a pale soundtrack to ageing, bored and tired of consuming society.

HERBIE HANCOCK Dedication

Live album · 1974 · Classic Fusion
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First Hancock Japan-recorded album and true obscurity, "Dedication" in some sense is a real sensation. At the time of his funk-jazz glory (recorded in July 1974, it is closest to Hancock's "Thrust" and "Man-Child" excellent studio works with band), Hancock recorded four tracks in Tokyo in one day during his Japanese tour.

"Dedication" is not only very first Hancock solo piano album (one among a very few recorded later), it contains quite unusual music for the time. Of four Hancock album's originals, side A contains two acoustic piano songs,"Maiden Voyage" and "Dolphin Dance", both played in unusual for Hancock romantic/sentimental manner, slow-tempo,almost ballads,with complex airy arrangements.Can't remember him ever playing like that before or after. Closest example is probably another Hancock's acoustic solo piano album "The Piano"(another Japanese release, from 1979), but there he already sounds much more pop-jazz influenced.

Side B brings even more surprises - two his other songs here are both "electric", but surprisingly sounds a bit different from his regular music, recorded with band of the same time period. "Nobu" is masterpiece of sort sounding far ahead of its time. Hancock plays electric keyboards over sample-and-hold feature of an ARP 2600 synthesizer, producing techno-rhythm. Very spacey and futuristic, this composition sounds more modern and futuristic than his regular funk-jazz of the time, but without commercial trickery so usual for Hancock later electronic albums.It's interesting that in modern techno-circles this track is often mentioned as first ever recorded techno-song.

Album closes with renown "Cantaloupe Island" played by Herbie on analog keyboards over pre-recorded synth bass-line. In all, eclectic (and even eccentric) choice of music for one album, but surprisingly it works and is a perfect illustration of creative atmosphere of the time.

"Dedication" survived at least seven re-releases in Japan but was almost unknown outside of the country. First ever non-Japanese edition has been released in US in 2014 only (on Wounded Bird) and makes this music a bit more available for obscure great music from the past seekers.

HASHIMA The Haywain

Album · 2017 · (Post-70s) Eclectic Fusion
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Serbians Hashima debuted two years ago with album which sounded like chamber rock band play fusion, with precisely composed and executed songs and calculated sound. The only imperfection in their music was very static,almost academic take on jazz/rock, the music which by its origin is dynamic and vibrant.

Now, two years after, they return with their second release - Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch's "The Haywain" inspired work which seriously differs from their debut. Dark and pessimistic as Northern European painter's art, Hashima's music is low-tempo and liquid, but contains lot of internal energy and sharpness. Closest example are Finnish Black Motor playing avant-garde jazz like if they were blues-rooted heavy metal power trio. Still Hashima music's roots are quite different and on "The Haywain" they sound more like unusual post-rock quartet with double bassist and tenor sax player on board playing avant-garde jazz.

The opener (and longest album's song) "Dance No.3" is a true bomb. Spiced with Portuguese rising star Susana Santos Silva trumpet vibrato soling (which surprisingly adds more Balkan feel to music then rest of the band) it blows your minds away. Everyone familiar with Nordic project "Angles" music can think about "Dance No.3" as minimalist "Angles'" hit with better controlled emotional coloring, like walking on the edge but never crossing the danger border.(Susana Santos Silva's fans have possibility to see her as part of probably best European progressive big band Fire! Orchestra just a few month ago; Angles and Fire! Orchestra both have some same musicians on board).

Rest of the album is played by quartet themselves and without free trumpet solos they become even slower,darker and more...chamber. Similarly as on their debut, music here develops as on rock and not a jazz album. Songs all are perfectly composed and precisely played/recorded, just rhythm/melody changes right in the middle of any composition without even a trace of preparation for such a change moves all music somewhere towards modern avant-garde field. Still, all components are such melodic and never too long-lasting, that quite complex music in whole sounds as good contemporary avant-rock album (think Kayo Dot) rather than the avant-garde jazz one.

There even are a shredding guitar sounds and thunder-like drums dueling with tenor sax, and whole album lasts just forty minutes - as good rock album from the times when good rock albums still existed (and we all know that it was such times when music has been released on vinyl since CDs were just something from futurologists dreams). Guys don't try to demonstrate technical abilities or speed at all, music sounds quite simple (but is far not so simple!), but at the end of the day I felt like I'm back in 70s and just listened to my another new great rock album.

Is jazz a new rock in 2017? I am not sure but I can seriously recommend "The Haywain" to open ears progressive rock fans unsuccessfully trying to find a new King Crimson during last two or three decades.

Not really a jazz album (from jazz purists point of view), this is the music I listened again and again last few days and one of the biggest discovery of last years. Balkans' jazz has their heroes from now.

P.S. And - I imagine that Hashima and Susana Santos Silva's whole common album could be a great thing as well!

LILAC ORCHESTRA / СИРЕНЕВЫЙ ОРКЕСТР Tsunami

Album · 1994 · Jazz Related Rock
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Early 90s were awful time in Russia which experienced all pretties of "wild capitalism"(what in Russian case actually meant just an ex-Soviet bureaucracy stealing of state assets, organized criminals racketeer them and young growing private business and huge part of simple people got lost and just trying to survive, often in poverty). At that time four young guys with musical education founded a jazz-rock band in provincial town of Penza, 600 km south from Moscow (what again in Russian case meant "in the middle of nowhere").

Russia had a difficult relations with rock music in general - during 70s and 80s millions of young people there saw in it one of almost religious attribute of freedom, (then still extremely) attractive for them Western culture and democracy. It was strictly controlled and often banned by Communist authorities though, so it developed mostly as underground protest culture, opposite to pop culture and classical music, both often were seen as part of establishment. No strange that early (and most popular) Russian rock bands all contained vocals with socially sharp, critically oriented lyrics, simply catchy melodies and usually were based on DIY musicianship level. After the end of Communism era nothing has been banned anymore (at least for decade or two) but total economical decline and political crisis pushed the rock culture (and almost all other kinds of cultural life) backstage for years.

Lilac Orchestra on their debut demonstrates high technical level of musicianship mixing high energy rock-jazz (close to Czech jazz-rockers from 70s), classical composition elements, some characteristic Slavic folk-pop sensual melodies and funky guitars.

Taking in account time/social situation and domestic rock scene tradition, that's no strange their debut album "Tsunami" passed virtually unnoticed. Reissued later on CD, it is interesting example of very rare for the country's scene example of high level musicianship and wide use of funk guitars,what was an obscure element on domestic rock culture. Lot of heavy metal-like guitars soloing on the front and heavy drumming could potentially make this album more popular, but cold emotionless musicianship and wide use of classic compositional tricks (without clear structure or concept,what made album's music quite directionless and bulky) didn't help as well.

I believe at the time of release this album sounded as "aliens music" in that time's Russian province. Even now, almost a quoter of the century later, it is mostly a collectors item evidencing one interesting but not viable stream in Russian rock of 90s.

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