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Mary Halvorson

Mary Halvorson
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United States
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Mary Halvorson is an avant-garde jazz guitarist from Brookline, Massachusetts.
Photo by Kelly Jensen
Website
http://www.maryhalvorson.com
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Releases on file (15)
Tomeka Reid Quartet — Old New Tomeka Reid Quartet — Old New
(Cuneiform Rune, 2019, CD / DL)
Thumbscrew — Ours Thumbscrew — Ours
(Cuneiform , 2018, CD / DL)
Kristo Rodzevski — The Rabbit and the Fallen Sycamore Kristo Rodzevski — The Rabbit and the Fallen Sycamore
(Much Prefer MPR-003, 2018, CD)
Thumbscrew — Theirs Thumbscrew — Theirs
(Cuneiform , 2018, CD / DL)
Kristo Rodzevski — Bitter Almonds Kristo Rodzevski — Bitter Almonds
(Much Prefer MPR-002, 2017, CD)
Elliott Sharp — Err Guitar Elliott Sharp — Err Guitar
(Intakt CD 281, 2017, CD)
Thumbscrew — Convallaria Thumbscrew — Convallaria
(Cuneiform Rune 415, 2016, CD)
Kristo Rodževski — Batania Kristo Rodževski — Batania
(Much Prefer MPR-001, 2015, CD)
Tom Rainey Trio — Hotel Grief Tom Rainey Trio — Hotel Grief
(Intakt CD 256, 2015, CD)
Tomeka Reid Quartet — Tomeka Reid Quartet Tomeka Reid Quartet — Tomeka Reid Quartet
(Thirsty Ear THI57210.2, 2015, CD)
Thumbscrew — Thumbscrew Thumbscrew — Thumbscrew
(Cuneiform Rune 365, 2014, CD)
Living by Lanterns — New Myth / Old Science Living by Lanterns — New Myth / Old Science
(Cuneiform Rune 345, 2013, CD / DL)
Curtis Hasselbring — Number Stations Curtis Hasselbring — Number Stations
(Cuneiform Rune 356, 2013, CD)
Tom Rainey Trio — Camino Cielo Echo Tom Rainey Trio — Camino Cielo Echo
(Intakt CD 199, 2012, CD)
Tom Rainey Trio — Pool School Tom Rainey Trio — Pool School
(Clean Feed CF185CD, 2010, CD)

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2020-02-18
Jon Christensen RIP – Word reaches us today of the passing of Norwegian drummer Jon Christensen, a musician whose sensitive playing did much to help define the atmospheric sound of ECM jazz recordings. His work with Jan Garbarek, Bobo Stenson, Terje Rypdal, and many more was sensitive and varied, adapting to a wide variety of styles while maintaining a distinct identity of its own. Christensen was 76. » Read more

2020-01-21
Gong Announces UK Tour for 2020 – Having spent the last few years touring the world, including dates in Japan with psych legend Steve Hillage, multiple headline European tours and festivals, America’s Cruise to the Edge festival, a South America headline tour, and a headline performance at Tomorrow Festival in China, the band have won the hearts of both traditional and modern Gong fanbases. During this live journey, Gong has delved further into the truly psychedelic, exploratory, and mind-expanding side of the music. » Read more

2020-01-15
Carlos Alvarado RIP – Carlos Alvarado, pioneering composer, multi-instrumentalist and pioneer of progressive rock and electronic experimental music in Mexico, passed away January 14th, 2020 at age 68 after a two year battle with cancer.  » Read more

2020-01-12
Wolfgang Dauner RIP – Pianist Wolfgang Dauner, one of the pioneers of both European free jazz and jazz rock, has died at the age of 84. With his own groups and with the United Jazz+Rock Ensemble, his playing and compositions were a prominent presence in European jazz from the mid-60s until just recently. » Read more

2020-01-12
Michael Allison RIP – Michael Allison, who since 1997 has been recording as Darshan Ambient, passed away on January 9th after a long and brave battle with cancer. He has been at at the forefront of the new ambient/electronic music scene, with over eighteen releases to his credit. » Read more


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