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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 (28)
Thumbscrew — Never Is Enough Thumbscrew — Never Is Enough
(Cuneiform Rune, 2021, CD / 2LP / DL)
Thumbscrew — The Anthony Braxton Project Thumbscrew — The Anthony Braxton Project
(Cuneiform Rune 475, 2020, CD / DL)
Mary Halvorson's Code Girl — Artlessly Falling Mary Halvorson's Code Girl — Artlessly Falling
(Bandcamp Firehouse 12 FH12-04-01-034, 2020, CD / 2LP / DL)
Susan Alcorn Quintet — Pedernal Susan Alcorn Quintet — Pedernal
(Bandcamp Relative Pitch RPR1111, 2020, CD / DL)
Tomeka Reid Quartet — Old New Tomeka Reid Quartet — Old New
(Cuneiform Rune 465, 2019, CD / DL)
Mary Halvorson — Code Girl Mary Halvorson — Code Girl
(Bandcamp Firehouse 12 FH12-04-01-027, 2018, CD / 2LP / DL)
Mary Halvorson — The Maid with the Flaxen Hair Mary Halvorson — The Maid with the Flaxen Hair
(Tzadik TZ 4024, 2018, CD)
Thumbscrew — Ours Thumbscrew — Ours
(Cuneiform Rune 439, 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 Rune 441, 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)
Mary Halvorson Octet — Away with You Mary Halvorson Octet — Away with You
(Bandcamp Firehouse 12 FH12-04-01-024, 2016, CD / 2LP / DL)
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)
Mary Halvorson — Meltframe Mary Halvorson — Meltframe
(Bandcamp Firehouse 12 FH12-04-01-021, 2015, CD / LP / DL)
Tomeka Reid Quartet — Tomeka Reid Quartet Tomeka Reid Quartet — Tomeka Reid Quartet
(Thirsty Ear THI57210.2, 2015, CD)
Mary Halvorson — Reverse Blue Mary Halvorson — Reverse Blue
(Relative Pitch RPR1025, 2014, CD)
Thumbscrew — Thumbscrew Thumbscrew — Thumbscrew
(Cuneiform Rune 365, 2014, CD)
Mary Halvorson Septet — Illusionary Sea Mary Halvorson Septet — Illusionary Sea
(Bandcamp Firehouse 12 FH12-04-01-017, 2013, CD / 2LP / DL)
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)
Mary Halvorson Quintet — Bending Bridges Mary Halvorson Quintet — Bending Bridges
(Bandcamp Firehouse 12 FH12-04-01-016, 2012, CD / 2LP / DL)
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)
Mary Halvorson Quintet — Saturn Sings Mary Halvorson Quintet — Saturn Sings
(Bandcamp Firehouse 12 FH12-04-01-013, 2010, CD / DL)
Mary Halvorson Trio — Dragon's Head Mary Halvorson Trio — Dragon's Head
(Bandcamp Firehouse 12 FH12-04-01-007, 2008, CD / DL)

Latest news

2021-02-14
SoundQuest Fest 2021 – SoundQuest Fest, first experienced as a live festival in Tucson Arizona in 2010 was created by ambient music pioneer Steve Roach. This 2021 event will unite a worldwide gathering of artists and audience members together for a 3-day online event unique in the realm of ambient music. From March 26-28th a continuous flow of streamed performances, audio-video wonder worlds and deep immersion zones will burn bright on Roach’s YouTube channel. » Read more

2021-02-10
Chick Corea RIP – The sad news has reached us that Chick Corea has Returned to Forever, so to speak. The innovative keyboardist and composer died on February 9 at the age of 79. With a career that spanned from the 60s until shortly before his death, Corea touched many listeners with the incredible variety of music he produced in his lifetime. » Read more

2021-01-18
Asia Minor Third Album on the Way – On January 29, AMS records will be releasing the long-awaited third album by classic Turkish-French band Asia Minor. Released last year in Japan, this will be the widespread debut of Points of Libration. The album features original members Setrak Bakirel (vocals, guitar) and Eril Tekeli (flute, guitar). » Read more

2020-12-09
Harold Budd RIP – Harold Budd, one of pre-eminent American composers of avant-garde and minimalism, has died of complications from the coronavirus. Budd came to prominence in the 70s, championed by Brian Eno on his Obscure Records label, with music that blended academic minimalism with electric jazz and electronic music. Much of Budd's best known work was done in collaboration with other artists, including Eno, Daniel Lanois, Robin Guthrie, Andy Partridge, John Foxx, Jah Wobble, and many others. » Read more

2020-11-20
25 Views of Worthing Finally Gets Released – A while ago, we wrote about the discovery of a "long lost" Canterbury-style gem by a band called 25 Views of Worthing. And now we're pleased to find out that Wind Waker Records has released their music on an LP. » Read more


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King's X - Ogre Tones – The career of King’s X has been characterized by consistent riffing in standard rock and roll format. Ogre Tones meets the needs of their zealous fan base by emphasizing crafted pieces such as...  (2006) » Read more

Aktuala - Aktuala, La Terra & Tappeto Volante – The creative forces behind Aktuala were Walter Maioli (arabic oboe, bamboo flute, naj, harmonica, piccolo, etc.) and Daniele Cavallanti (soprano and tenor sax, clarinet) who formed the band in Milan...  (1995) » Read more

Triakel - Vintorvisor (Wintersongs) – Triakel is a three-piece consisting of Garmarna’s Emma Härdelin singing with Hoven Droven’s fiddler Kjell-Erik Eriksson, along with Janne Strömstedt on harmonium. They stick to...  (2001) » Read more

The Building Press - Amplitude of Frequencies over Time – I guess I can’t blame whoever invented the term “math rock”. After all, if you called it what it really is – prog rock, or more accurately, art rock – only people who...  (2003) » Read more

Flamborough Head - Looking for John Maddock – This Dutch outfit has been active since the early 90s, inspired by both 70s symphonic prog and 80s neo-prog. Their sound straddles the two, though for the most part they echo the warm and engaging...  (2010) » Read more



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