September Artist Feature: Drummer Kate Gentile

  Brooklyn-based drummer and composer Kate Gentile has been working in a number of innovative groups since graduating from the Eastman School of Music and settling in the city in 2011. Next week, Thursday to Saturday (September 10-12), she will be playing a three-night residency at Ibeam in Brooklyn. The schedule of events follow: Thursday,

Playlist for the Week of August 24, 2015

David S. Ware – Onecept (AUM Fidelity, 2010) Matthew Welch & Craig Colorusso – Rusted Breath Quiet Hands (M.U.D.D. Industries, 2007) Eye Contact – Embracing the Tide (Utech, 2005) Matthew Shipp Chamber Ensemble – The Gospel According to Matthew & Michael (Relative Pitch, 2015) Joe Morris – Solos Bimhuis (Relative Pitch, 2015) Bill Dixon –

August Artist Feature: Drummer Harris Eisenstadt

Drummer and composer Harris Eisenstadt is set to do a residency at the Stone, September 1-6, which also coincides with his fortieth birthday. The week will serve as an expose of various groups that he leads or co-leads in New York and elsewhere and is certainly one of the most exciting events on the calendar

Playlist for the Week of August 10, 2015

Sapat/The SB – Seed and Surgery (Free103point9, 2004) Tim Berne’s Snakeoil – You’ve Been Watching Me (ECM, 2015) Matt Lavelle and Daniel Carter – self-titled (self-released, 2004) Nate Wooley – Seven Storey Mountain III and IV (Pleasure of the Text, 2014) Susan Alcorn – Soledad (Relative Pitch, 2015) Memorize the Sky – self-titled (482 Music,

Playlist for the Week of July 20, 2015

Chris Pitsiokos Trio – Gordion Twine (New Atlantis, 2015) Ingrid Laubrock’s Anti-House – Roulette of the Cradle (Intakt, 2015) Mette Rasmussen-Chris Corsano Duo – All the Ghosts at Once (Relative Pitch, 2015) Yoni Kretzmer’s 2 Bass Quartet – Book II (Out Now, 2015) Nate Wooley – Seven Storey Mountain III and IV (Pleasure of the

Seven Storey Mountain III and IV (2014)

Nate Wooley’s Seven Storey Mountain Pleasure of the Text (CD) This record is one of the true masterpieces of the new millennium. It contains two CDs, both recorded live at Issue Project Room (Brooklyn), the first on March 11, 2011, and the second on June 6, 2013. Led by the visionary trumpet player, Nate Wooley,

Gordion Twine (2015)

Chris Pitsiokos Trio New Atlantis (CD/DL) Recorded by WKCR-FM, Brooklyn, NY; engineered by Gabe Ibagon, Oct 2, 2014; mixed by Chris Pitsiokos; mastered by Weasel Walter. Personnel: Chris Pitsiokos (alto saxophone, composition) Max Johnson (bass) Kevin Shea (percussion) Track Listing: Prologue Lethe Clotho Lachesis Atropos Dissolution Epilogue Gordion Twine is a superb record featuring three