FIMAV is Festival International Musique Actuelle Victoriaville
FIMAV is an incredible four day festival of New Music/Progressive/Avant Jazz/Noise/Etc.
Check out the line-up here: http://www.fimav.qc.ca/en/
I have been attending EVERY year since 1987, thanks to some prompting by Fred Frith!
05-08-2018 to 06-19-2018
Hello Earthlings! Greetings from the Planet Vinyl where Records are still the preferred format! We recently got in several small album collections and have been working our way through cleaning, pricing and listening to as much as is possible. Here is our monthly list of Vinyl Goodies. We have only one copy of most of these so order what you want quickly, first come first served. Recently checking out early Duke Ellington & the Jungle Band (from the 1020’s, Joe Albany & Warne Marsh, Tim Buckle
ALEXANDER VON SCHLIPPENBACH / DAG MAGNUS NARVESEN
Featuring: Alexander von Schlippenbach - grand piano and Dag Magnus Narvesen – drums. Recorded in Studio Boerne in Berlin in July of 2016. Featuring Alexander Von Schlippenbach on grand piano and Dag Magnus Narvesen on drums. After the recent passing of master pianist Cecil Taylor, we are left wit...
EUGENE CHADBOURNE / STEVE BERESFORD / ALEX WARD
Featuring Eugene Chadbourne on guitar, banjo & vocals, Steve Beresford on piano, multiple keyboards & euphonium and Alex Ward on clarinet, guitar & alto sax. Bisou Records asked Eugene Chadbourne to do an album for children and he proposed an album about horror movies and monsters. Some references a...
MARY HALVORSON With AMBROSE AKINMUSIRE / AMIRTHA KIDAMBI / MICHAEL FORMANEK / TOMAS FUJIWARA
“Each of Mary Halvorson’s ‘main’ records where the ingeniously quirky composer and guitarist heads up a small ensemble represents a tweak on the group’s configuration. She does this to reveal a new facet in her original, pliable compositions; for that reason, every album is its own, standa...
MARVIN PONTIAC With JAIME SCOTT/MICHAEL BLAKE/JOHN MEDESKI/KENNY WOLLESEN/CALVIN WESTON et al
“A bunch of us purchased Marvin Pontiac’s Greatest Hits back in 1999 on CD, and some of us totally bought into the story: Marvin Pontiac was an enigmatic genius of modern music. He was the son of an African father from Mali and a white Jewish mother from New York. Having been killed by a bus, th...