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Le son du grisli
2020
French edition
Le son du grisli
Lenka lente
forthcoming
Paul Nougé, Ghédalia Tazartès, Paul Sérusier, John Butcher, Keith Rowe & Cornelius Cardew, Caetano Veloso... and 90 chronicles.
Sun Ra - En algún lado y en ninguno - Poemas
2019
bilingual edition (English / Spanish)
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
Un recueil de poèmes issus des archives du musicien de jazz Sun Ra.
Loren Connors - Autumn\'s Sun
2019
English edition
Blank Forms
The definitive edition of Loren Connors' texts.
Joseph Jarman - Black Case Volume I and II - Return From Exile
2019
English edition
Blank Forms
The republication in print form of the poems of Art Ensemble of Chicago's founding member breathes new life into a forgotten document of the Black Arts Movement.
 Eric Thielemans & Billy Hart - Talking about the Weather (vinyl LP / book)
2019
French edition
Sub Rosa
A dialogue of the drums.
Jacques Ponzio - Monk encore
2019
French edition
Lenka lente
currently out of stock
Jacques Ponzio re-questions the life and personality of legendary American jazz pianistThelonious Monk as much as his music.
Steve Potts - Bucket of Blood - Mémoire de jazz
2019
French edition
Lenka lente
(last copies available!)
The memories of saxophonist Steve Potts, collected by his friend Michel Edelin.
Maurice Louca - Elephantine (vinyl LP)
2019
French edition
Sub Rosa
On Elephantine, his new Northern Spy/Sub Rosa album, Cairo-based Maurice Louca guides a 12-piece ensemble through a panoramic 38-minute odyssey, which he describes as his most ambitious project yet. Elements of free improvisation, Sun Ra's cosmic jazz, gorgeous Arabic melody, trancelike African and Yemeni music and minimalism meet in his wholly unique compositional vision. Louca also makes vital contributions on guitar and piano, and inspires stirring performances from a global lineup.
 Populäre Mechanik - Hi-Fi Is Sweeping the Country! (2 vinyl LP)
2019
French edition
Edition Telemark
Recordings made between 2005 and 2014 by the experimental German band.
Eli Keszler - Stadium (2 vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
Shelter Press - Records
The ninth solo album of the American composer and percussionist reflects his move to Manhattan, where he produced Stadium. Starting with urban field recordings, he then builds on these environments to create subliminal spaces for his percussion, keyboards and acoustic instruments. Central to his work, his drumset and acoustic percussion performances are pushed to new levels with mesmerizing string and brass arrangements.
Eli Keszler - Stadium (CD)
2018
French edition
Shelter Press - Records
The ninth solo album of the American composer and percussionist reflects his move to Manhattan, where he produced Stadium. Starting with urban field recordings, he then builds on these environments to create subliminal spaces for his percussion, keyboards and acoustic instruments. Central to his work, his drumset and acoustic percussion performances are pushed to new levels with mesmerizing string and brass arrangements.
 Book of Air - Se (in) de bos (CD)
2018
French edition
Sub Rosa
Initiated from the Book of Air project, Vvolk is one of the only acoustic ambient orchestras in the world.. Composed of 18 musicians led by brothers Stijn and Bert Cools, the orchestra is known for it's whole night laying down concert. This album, the third in the“Book of Air series”, is a slow paced 60 minute piece composed by Stijn Cools.
 Book of Air - Se (in) de bos (vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
Sub Rosa
Initiated from the Book of Air project, Vvolk is one of the only acoustic ambient orchestras in the world.. Composed of 18 musicians led by brothers Stijn and Bert Cools, the orchestra is known for it's whole night laying down concert. This album, the third in the“Book of Air series”, is a slow paced 60 minute piece composed by Stijn Cools.
Le son du grisli
2018
French edition
Le son du grisli
Lenka lente
Edgar Varese, Francois Tusques, Tristan Tzara, Thomas Bonvalet, Nick Cave, interview with saxophonist Harutaka Mochizuki by Guillaume Belhomme, 90 book and music reviews.
Evan Parker - De Motu
2018
bilingual edition (English / French)
Lenka lente
Text transcript of the speech given by Evan Parker in May 1992 in Rotterdam as part of a series of concerts on the theme “Man & Machine.” Dedicated to Buschi Niebergall, De Motu brings a fascinating insight into the art of the British saxophonist.
Éliane Seguin - Danses jazz - Une poétique de la relation
2018
French edition
Centre National de la Danse - Research (ebooks)
Historical and aesthetic approaches of jazz dances.
Guillaume Belhomme - Eric Dolphy
2018
French edition
Lenka lente
(last copies available!)
The life and times of jazz multi-instrumentalist Eric Dolphy, free-jazz precursor and collaborator of Charles Mingus, John Coltrane, and Ornette Coleman.
 Pierluigi Billone & Tom De Cock - Mani (2 CD)
2018
French edition
Sub Rosa
This the very first LP of the new collection “Contra Naturam”, a collaboration between Brussels-based contemporary music ensemble Ictus Ensemble and music label Sub Rosa. This audio recording presents a percussion-based composition by Pierluigi Billone, performed by Tom De Cock. Booklet features an unpublished essay by Laurent Feneyrou (in English, Dutch, French).
Le son du grisli
2018
French edition
Le son du grisli
Lenka lente
Kurt Schwitters' Merz Manifesto; AMM by David Grubbs; Daunik Lazro's discography reviewed by Luc Bouquet and... Daunik Lazro; interviews with Anna Tjan from the label Dancing Wayang and Dave Phillips; on Lonely Woman by Ornette Coleman. Plus: some sixty book and record reviews.
 John Coltrane & Frank Kofsky - Conversation
2017
French edition
Lenka lente
out of stock
First French translation of the famous 1966 interview with the American saxophonist by writer and jazz specialist Frank Kofsky.
 John Zorn & Eugene Chadbourne - 1977-1981 (vinyl LP + book box set)
2017
French edition
Song Cycle Records
A collection of rare free-jazz pieces performed by John Zorn and selected by the American guitarist and music critic Eugene Chadbourne. Originally released in 1998 to accompany the book release Sonora: John Zorn, the album is presented here for the first time in an exclusive release in limited edition on vinyl. This special issue includes the original book that features exclusive interviews, essays and photos about the artist's entire oeuvre up to 1988.
 Orchard - Serendipity (2 vinyl LP)
2017
French edition
Ici, d'ailleurs… - Mind Travels (records)
Created by Aidan Baker (Nadja), Gaspar Claus (Pedro Soler, Angélique Ionatos…), Franck Laurino (Zëro), and Maxime Tisserand (Chapelier Fou), this extraordinary project offers 11 tracks of ambient post-rock music that would have integrated the whole notion of freedom in jazz.
 Orchard - Serendipity (CD)
2017
French edition
Ici, d'ailleurs… - Mind Travels (records)
currently out of stock
Created by Aidan Baker (Nadja), Gaspar Claus (Pedro Soler, Angélique Ionatos…), Franck Laurino (Zëro), and Maxime Tisserand (Chapelier Fou), this extraordinary project offers 11 tracks of ambient post-rock music that would have integrated the whole notion of freedom in jazz.
Le son du grisli
2017
French edition
Le son du grisli
Lenka lente
out of stock
The second issue of the French magazine dedicated to jazz and experimental music. Featuring: John Stevens, Bertrand Denzler, Piero Manzoni, Michel Henritzi, Ignaz Schick, Arthur Doyle's Nature Boy, contributions by David Toop, Luc Bouquet, Pierre Cécile, Philippe Robert, Guillaume Tarche, Guillaume Belhomme, and more than 60 reviews.
Jacques Ponzio - Thelonious Monk - ABC-Book
2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
Lenka lente
out of stock
A collection of quotations from the great American jazzman, organized as an alphabet book. More than a hundred entries based on the testimonies of musicians (Steve Lacy, Sahib Shihab, Henri Renaud) and journalists (Leonard Feather, Ira Gitler, Val Wilmer…).