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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 (16)
Thumbscrew — The Anthony Braxton Project Thumbscrew — The Anthony Braxton Project
(Cuneiform , 2020, CD / DL)
Tomeka Reid Quartet — Old New Tomeka Reid Quartet — Old New
(Cuneiform Rune 465, 2019, CD / DL)
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)
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)

Latest news

2020-06-14
Keith Tippett RIP – One of the giants of British jazz has left us. Keith Graham Tippetts, known professionally as Keith Tippett, died today at the age of 72. His work from the late 60s into the 70s and beyond includes some of the greatest jazz produced in the UK, and stands as an impressive oevre to this day. » Read more

2020-05-15
Phil May of The Pretty Things RIP – We were saddened to learn that Phil May, lead singer and founding member of The Pretty Things, has died at the age of 75. The band's 1968 album S.F. Sorrow is one of the enduring classics of the psychedelic era, and the group existed in various forms until finally retiring in 2018. » Read more

2020-05-14
Jorge Santana RIP – Jorge Santana, noted guitarist, leader of the band Malo and brother to Carlos Santan, died on May 14 at the age of 68. Jorge and Carlos worked together on a number of occasions, though Jorge's career was centered around Malo, solo work, and with Fania All-Stars. » Read more

2020-05-06
Florian Schneider RIP – Florian Schneider, one of the founders of the pioneering electronic group Kraftwerk, has died at the age of 73. Co-founder Ralf Hütter announced that his bandmate had passed away from cancer after a brief illness. » Read more

2020-04-23
Shindig Festival Goes Lock-Down – Here's what they're saying: It's A Happening Thing! The Shindig! Magazine Lockdown Festival. In our days of no large gatherings of people, maybe it's still possible to have a music festival. Shindig! Magazine is giving it a go with a multi-artist streaming extravaganza on Saturday April 25. » Read more


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Ashes Are Nutritious - Frustration + – This oddly named quartet hails from South Amboy, NJ, and brings a number of strong elements to their debut studio release Frustration +, including a powerful vocal presence in frontman Billy Clifton....  (2008) » Read more

Barry Schrader - Beyond – One of the many modern American composers whose work is featured by the Innova label, Barry Schrader appears most at home in the electro-acoustic realm. Beyond is his third release on Innova. “First...  (2006) » Read more

Bloque - Bloque & Hombre, Tierra y Alma – There really was some great music coming out of Spain in the late 70s, and unlike a lot of their Spanish contemporaries, Bloque actually stayed together long enough to record more than one album!...  (1995) » Read more

Už Jsme Doma - Pohádky Ze Zapotrebí – There is a distinct Eastern European feeling to this. Be it in the stern voices over syncopated binary rhythms where saxophones are rarely making notes lasting longer than a third of a second. Be it...  (1996) » Read more

Asia - Asia / Armed to the Teeth – I don't understand why I'm reviewing this in Exposé... maybe it's the Mellotron? Without being too judgemental on a genre that I inherently dislike in the first place, the 70s American hard...  (1996) » Read more



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