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Knitting Factory

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Knitting Factory
URL
http://knittingfactoryrecords.com
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Knitting Factory Records 361 Metropolitan Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11211
Profile
Label of The Knitting Factory, initially called Knitting Factory Works. Sublabels: Instinct Records, Jewish Alternative Movement (JAM), Knit Classics.
Releases on file (11)
Amy Denio — Birthing Chair Blues Amy Denio — Birthing Chair Blues
(Knitting Factory KFCD-111, 1991, CD)
The Billy Tipton Memorial Saxophone Quartet — Saxhouse The Billy Tipton Memorial Saxophone Quartet — Saxhouse
(Knitting Factory KFWCD-143, 1993, CD)
Larval — 2 Larval — 2
(Knitting Factory KFR-226, 1998, CD)
Larval — Predator or Prey Larval — Predator or Prey
(Knitting Factory KFW-274, 2000, CD)
Cuong Vu — Pure Cuong Vu — Pure
(Knitting Factory KFW 266, 2000, CD)
Gutbucket — Insomniacs Dream Gutbucket — Insomniacs Dream
(Knitting Factory KFW 299, 2001, CD)
Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey — All Is One - Live in New York City Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey — All Is One - Live in New York City
(Knitting Factory KFW 314, 2002, CD)
Lijadu Sisters — Danger Lijadu Sisters — Danger
(Knitting Factory KFR11118CD, 1976/2011, CD)
Lijadu Sisters — Mother Africa Lijadu Sisters — Mother Africa
(Knitting Factory KFR1120CD, 1977/2012, CD)
Lijadu Sisters — Sunshine Lijadu Sisters — Sunshine
(Knitting Factory KFR1122CD, 1978/2012, CD)
Lijadu Sisters — Horizon Unlimited Lijadu Sisters — Horizon Unlimited
(Knitting Factory KFR1123CD, 1979/2012, CD)

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2019-04-24
Help MoonJune Bring Great Music to Life – Like many music lovers around the world, we’ve been thrilled and amazed to hear the recordings that have been released by MoonJune from sessions at La Casa Murada in Spain. Such label stalwarts as Mark Wingfield, Markus Reuter, Asaf Sirkis, Tony Levin, Dusan Jevtovic, Vasil Hadzimanov, and many more have gathered in various combinations at the studio to produce some of the most creative music in recent years. Now, label head Leonardo Pavkovic is offering a compilation, La Casa Murada - MoonJune Sessions, Volume One, as a fundraiser for upcoming sessions. » Read more

2019-04-10
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2019-03-25
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2019-03-20
Freedom to Spend Unearths June Chikuma's Archives – Jun (June) Chikuma is well known for her video game and anime soundtracks, but she also released an album of experimental electronic music back in 1986 called Divertimento where she indulged the kind of spontaneity that wouldn't work in a soundtrack. RVNG Int'l label Freedom to Spend is bringing this overlooked item to broader attention with a deluxe reissue. » Read more

2019-03-03
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