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All music previously unreleased by We Jazz Records digitally. All music donated with love by our artists. <3
released March 3, 2022
BLACK DIAMOND: SEA CHANGE
Hunter Diamond; tenor saxophone, clarinet, gongs, singing bowls, woodblocks, kalimba, and other small instruments / Artie Black, bass clarinet. Appears on "A Held Space" (Woolgathering Records, 2020)
SUPERPOSITION: SIGHT & SCIENCE
Adele Sauros, tenor saxophone / Linda Fredriksson, alto & baritone saxophone / Mikael Saastamoinen, bass / Olavi Louhivuori, drums. A new composition recorded in 2022.
ILMILIEKKI QUARTET: SONG IN MINOR
Verneri Pohjola, trumpet / Tuomo Prättälä, piano / Antti Lötjönen, bass / Olavi Louhivuori, drums. Composed by V. Pohjola. Previously unreleased.
TILO WEBER, SEBASTIAN GILLE, THOMAS STIEGER: MAEDELS (LIVE AT A-TRANE)
Tilo Weber, drums / Sebastian Gille, tenor sax / Thomas Stieger, bass. Recorded live at A-Trane, Berlin, Germany. Composed by T. Weber. Previously unreleased.
Eeti Nieminen, drums / Eero Tikkanen, bass / Max Zenger, sax. From a private Youtube only release, 2020.
MIKKO INNANEN TRIO WITH JOE FONDA & LOU GRASSI
Mikko Innanen, sax / Joe Fonda, bass / Lou Grassi, drums. Recorded in New York, 2008. Previously unreleased.
TIMO LASSY TRIO: BETTER TOGETHER (LIVE AT SAVOY THEATRE)
Timo Lassy, tenor sax / Ville Herrala, bass / Jaska Lukkarinen, drums. Recorded live at Savoy Theatre, Helsinki, Oct. 2021. Previously unreleased.
DESIGNERS: FOR ROBERT LOCKWOOD JR.
Joachim Florent, bass / Aki Rissanen, piano / Will Guthrie, drums. Previously unreleased.
PERUSSASTAMALA & TAISTOKISU: Forest Hut
Mikael Saastamoinen; bass, effects, samples, mix, rec / Karin Mäkiranta; vox, effects, samples. Previously unreleased.
JONAH PARZEN-JOHNSON: IT'S BETTER IF YOU DON'T
Jonah Parzen-Johnson, Baritone Saxophone & Hardware Electronics. Previously unreleased.
DARK HORSE: LIVE AT BUBBLAN
John Holmström, piano / Alfred Lorinius, bass / Mårten Magnefors, drums. Recorded live at Bubblan, Gothenburg, Sweden, Dec. 2021. Previously unreleased.
BOWMAN TRIO: SISTA SOMMARDAGEN (ALTERNATE TAKE)
Sami Nummela, drums / Tomi Nikku, trumpet / Joonas Tuuri, bass. Original version appears on "Persistence (We Jazz Records, 2019). Previously unreleased.
LASER PANCAKES: ABOUT BOWMAN'S SISTA SOMMARDAGEN
Juho Luukkainen, remix & additional production. Contains elements of "Sista Sommardagen" by Bowman Trio (We Jazz Records, 2019). Previously unreleased.
Kalle Kalima, guitar / Tatu Rönkkö, drums. Appears on the CD only release "Lampen" (Karkia Mistika Records, 2020).
JASON NAZARY: A RUMMED CHOP (WITH DAVID LEON)
Jason Nazary; drums, percussion, synths, double knot, keyed mosstone, softpop, space drum & microkorg / David Leon, flutes. Previously unreleased.
KOMA SAXO: untitled
Petter Eldh, produced by & composition. Appears on the 7" vinyl only release "Koma Saxo Fan Club Only" (We Jazz Records, 2021).
MANZAPPAZCEWSKI: OF COURSE MY INCREDULOUS RECOULING WAS MY PROBLEM
Stanley J. Zappa, sax / Nick Skrowaczewski, percussion / Andrew Wedman, Rhodes. Previously unreleased.
JOONA TOIVANEN TRIO: OF PROFESSION (EARLY SKETCH)
Joona Toivanen, piano / Tapani Toivanen, bass / Olavi Louhivuori, drums. Original version appears on "Both Only" (We Jazz records, 2022). Previously unreleased.
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Drummer, band leader, sound collagist Makaya McCravens 2nd opus magnum. Material from 4 different purely improvised live sets in 4 cities, recomposed into new compositions/collages. To astonishing results, I have to add. Carsten Pieper