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Knitting Factory

Name
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)

Latest news

2019-01-31
Keyboardist Ingo Bischof R.I.P. – Keyboard player Ingo Bischof, best known as the longtime keyboard player of German band Kraan, passed away on January 29th, 2019. Bischof was born January 2, 1951 in Berlin-Kreuzberg and joined Kraan in 1975. » Read more

2019-01-11
Jazz Composer Mark Lomax, II Releases Epic 12CD Set – In addition to being a fine jazz drummer, Dr. Mark Lomax, II is a composer in residence at Ohio State University, where he has been very busy on the compositional front. The year 2019 is the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first ship bringing African slaves to North America, and in commemoration of this, Lomax has produced 400: An Afrikan Epic, a 12 volume set of CDs featuring a variety of different musical ensembles. » Read more

2019-01-02
Chicago-Based Surabhi Ensemble Tours the World in January – Surabhi Ensemble was formed more than a decade ago in Chicago with the aim of bringing together musicians from varying traditions to make music. Saraswathi Ranganathan, who plays veena, assembled a cast that includes Arabic oud, Spanish guitar, and percussion from Africa and India. This month, the group will be sharing their sounds with concert-goers in Southeast Asia, Europe, and Africa. » Read more

2018-12-23
Seaprog Festival Seeks Donations – Seaprog is a small festival in Seattle that highlights creative music from many genres with artists from around the world. It's also a US non-profit organization. They're seeking donations to help keep the ball rolling. Starting in 2013, the organization has been growing, and has featured such artists as Free Salamander Exhibit, Jack o' the Clock, Nik Turner, Cabezas de Cera, Miriodor, Thinking Plague, and many more. » Read more

2018-11-16
The Seventeenth Dream of Dr Sardonicus Festival Tickets Now Available – Fruits de Mer Records and their merry crew of psychedelic explorers are getting set to present the next The Seventeenth Dream of Dr. Sardonicus Festival. The dates are set for August 2-4, 2019 at The Cellar Bar in Cardigan, Wales. They've also announced that the legendary Groundhogs will top the bill. » Read more


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New Trolls - Tempi Dispari & L.I.V.E.N.T. – The New Trolls always only seemed to flirt with the progressive genre, only in the early 70s and then not always consistently. To sum up their career with a mere description doesn't do them...  (1994) » Read more

Attempt to Restore - Alpha Collection I – Most new German groups these days seem to have forgotten their musical ancestry from the high psychedelic days of the Ohr and Brain years. Practically all you see is bands like Chandelier, Bel Air,...  (1994) » Read more

Audra & Voltaire - Audra & Almost Human – Audra captures the factory sound of the late 70s, of bands like Bauhaus and Joy Division. Their debut CD opens with a tasty little bit of nostalgia. “In All Our Androgyny” features an...  (2001) » Read more

Renaissant - South of Winter – Here’s another branch of the Renaissance tree, this one under the stewardship of longtime drummer Terrence Sullivan, along with what appears to be numerous Sullivan family members (Lee,...  (2007) » Read more



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