JOHN ZORN’S PAINKILLER – Live in Moscow (2006)

Painkiller (also known as Pain Killer) is a band that formed in 1991, combining avant-garde jazz and grindcore. Later albums incorporated elements of ambient and dub. The three primary members of Painkiller were John Zorn on saxophone, Bill Laswell on bass guitar and Mick Harris on drums. Zorn and Laswell work in the New York… Continue lendo JOHN ZORN’S PAINKILLER – Live in Moscow (2006)

JOHN ZORN – The Song Project @ Moers Festival (2013) [Full show]

Including music originally written for Naked City, Masada, The Dreamers, a variety of film soundtracks and more, The Song Project is a retrospective of some of Zorn's most lyrical compositions from the past 30 years. Features the voices of Mike Patton, Jesse Harris, and Sofia Rei. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vqWT9SjQqM4 The Song Project Live at Moers Festival, 17… Continue lendo JOHN ZORN – The Song Project @ Moers Festival (2013) [Full show]

The Genius of Mr. Bungle

If you're listening to a Mr. Bungle song and you don't like it, wait 20 seconds and the song will change. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CwJIW9ygqo8 Mr. Bungle is an American experimental rock band formed in Eureka, California in 1985. Having gone through many incarnations throughout their career, the band is best known for their experimental rock period. During… Continue lendo The Genius of Mr. Bungle

“I Am The Last Of All The Field That Fell” (2014) Current 93 album ft. Nick Cave, Antony Hegarty, John Zorn and more

Factmag, 4 November 2013 Current 93‘s forthcoming album I Am The Last Of All The Field That Fell was announced last month, but little more than the title itself was revealed https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52vOuVAzt_0&list=PLHP7bAjOIkpDZJg73Od3dNZOlGjDPnnrA Now we’ve been treated with a litany of information, and the album is looking like an absolute monster. As usual David Tibet takes his position as bandleader… Continue lendo “I Am The Last Of All The Field That Fell” (2014) Current 93 album ft. Nick Cave, Antony Hegarty, John Zorn and more

HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA: A Genre-Defying Supergroup Unlike Anything You’ve Ever Heard (Or Imagined)

For those who fancy bands and musicians such as Mr. Bungle, Estradasphere, Secret Chiefs 3, Fantômas, Traun, Umlaut, Farmers Market, Atomic Ape/Red Fiction, John Zorn, among other musical specimens as exotic as they are sublime, High Castle Teleorkestra is a sure tip. If you’re not familiar with any of these names, allow us to introduce… Continue lendo HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA: A Genre-Defying Supergroup Unlike Anything You’ve Ever Heard (Or Imagined)

JOHN ZORN – Bagatelles (fvll albvm)

From March to May 2015, John Zorn composed 300 new tunes that were eventually collected into a book of music he called The Bagatelles (2021). After 5 years of performances around the world in venues large and small, the choicest ensembles have gone into the studio and the recordings are finally being made available in a… Continue lendo JOHN ZORN – Bagatelles (fvll albvm)

JOHN ZORN – The End of Tradition

John Zorn : Filmworks XXV—City Of Slaughter/Schmatta/Beyond The Infinite https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=capcI73DOxk The first FilmWorks CD in almost three years (and perhaps the very last in the series) features three radically different musics for solo piano. Commissioned to create music for video installations in Moscow's Museum of Jewish History, Zorn has responded with a poignant Jewish-tinged score… Continue lendo JOHN ZORN – The End of Tradition

JOHN ZORN – The Gnostic Preludes | Live @ Metropolitan Museum (Sept 28, 2013)

Bill Frisell, guitar; Carol Emanuel, harp; Kenny Wollesen, vibes. Composer: John Zorn https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yGUqqA8IFDg This was part of the Zorn@60 event "Zorn at the Met" on Sept 28, 2013 where John Zorn put together an incredible 10.5 hour collection of performances in the galleries of the museum.