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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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