Don Cherry and the Jazz Composer’s Orchestra – Tantra (1973)

“If we’re going to speak about words, we could talk about a word like ‘aum.’ Because you don’t say the word ‘aum,’ you sing it. And you have to sing it where you use the ‘a’ as ‘ah,’ which is the throat. Then you’re singing, sustaining the tone ‘ah.’ Then you go to the ‘u,’ and then you reach the ‘m’ and you’ve liberated the … Continue reading Don Cherry and the Jazz Composer’s Orchestra – Tantra (1973)

Derek Bailey & Han Bennink – An old woman is shelling beans inside her privy parts. It sounds “like the deep croaking of a frog” (1969)

First track on the duo album Derek Bailey / Han Bennink by Derek Bailey / Han Bennink. Recorded on July 30, 1969 at Studio Andre van de Water, Nederhorst den Berg (The Netherlands). Derek Bailey – guitar Han Bennink – drums, oboe, gachi, conch   Continue reading Derek Bailey & Han Bennink – An old woman is shelling beans inside her privy parts. It sounds “like the deep croaking of a frog” (1969)