Jazz Alternatives playlist for 12/07/2012

Kevin "(the) Magu...
Artist Title Album Label Link
Eivind Opsvik Robbers and Fairground Folk; Nineteen to the Dozen; Det Kalde Havet Overseas IV Loyal Label
Michael Attias' Spun Tree Subway Fish Knit; Arc-en-Ciel; Question Eight Spun Tree Clean Feed
Paul Lytton / Nate Wooley / Ken Vandermark Automatic The Nows Clean Feed
Joe Morris (el-g) / William Parker (zintir) / Gerald Cleaver (d) Troposphere Altitude AUM Fidelity
Positive Catastrophe Dibrujo, Dibrujo, Dibrujo... (1-4) Dibrujo, Dibrujo, Dibrujo... Cuneiform
Jon Irabagon (ts) / Mark Helias (b) / Barry Altschul (d) Quintessential Kittens; Sunrise; Vestiges Live at WKCR 8/20/12
Matthew Shipp (p) / Michael Bisio (b) / Whit Dickey (d) Raw Materials; Dimension; Elastic Aspects Elastic Aspects Thirsty Ear
Matthew Shipp (p) / Michael Bisio (b) / Whit Dickey (d) 3 in 1; Take the A Train Art of the Improviser Thirsty Ear
Matthew Shipp (p) / Roscoe Mitchell (sax) 2-Z; 2-Z-2; 2-Z-3 2-Z 2.13.61
Matthew Shipp The Crack in the Piano's Egg; What Is This Thing Called Love?; Autumn Loves 4D Thirsty Ear

Two hours of notable recordings from 2012, followed by a birthday celebration for pianist Matthew Shipp, who turns 52 today.