All posts tagged: Battle Trance

Playlist for Week of December 8, 2014

Matt Nelson – Lower Bottoms (Tubapede, 2014) Travis Laplante’s Battle Trance – Palace of Wind (NNA Tapes, 2014) Rodrigo Amado Motion Trio & Peter Evans – Live in Lisbon (No Business, 2014) Tyshawn Sorey – Alloy (Pi, 2014) VAX – Count to VAX (self-released, 2014) [vinyl] Jesse Stacken – Helleborus (Fresh Sound, 2014) Taylor Ho

Best Albums of 2014

This was an amazing year with a number of innovative and revolutionary releases that made it very difficult to choose. I spent many days narrowing the best records of 2014 down to fifteen: Josh Sinton’s Ideal Bread – Beating the Teens (Cuneiform) Travis Laplante’s Battle Trance – Palace of Wind (NNA Tapes) Rodrigo Amado Motion

Travis Laplante’s Battle Trance Fall Tour Dates

Battle Trace, features four fearless tenor saxophonists: Travis Laplante, Matt Nelson, Jeremy Viner, and Patrick Breiner. Sept. 1st- Kittery, ME @ the Buoy Sept. 2nd- Burlington, VT @ Jenke Arts Sept. 3rd- Montreal, Quebec @ Casa Del Popolo Sept. 4th– Ottawa, Ontario @ Mugshots Sept. 5th– Toronto, Ontario @ Array Space Sept. 6th– Cleveland, OH