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In the catalogue each CD is individually priced, starting as low as £4.00 plus £1.00 per complete order towards postage. On top of this we also give 15% discount for all purchases of 2 CDs or more!
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SPECIAL OFFERS We have opened a new box on our home page (see top right) where short term special offers will be available. Please check it out from time to time.
"THE AFTERLIFE" You may notice the new box on this page, upper right. Through digital downloading we can again offer the music on those early SLAM CDs which have been out of print, some for more than 10 years. All these CDs are now available for digital download through all main digital stores. Click on the CD you are interested in and it takes you to a direct link to Amazon, itunes and emusic.
Next new releases due 21 April 2014
"DOLPHY'S HAT" SLAMCD 549. BARCODE 5028386054924 PRIMITIVE ARKESTRA, DIRECTIONS IN MUSIC BY DAVID HANEY
"SPEAK RANDOM" SLAMCD 551. BARCODE 502838605512 OMIT FIVE: Mattia Dalla Pozza alto sax; Filippo Vignato trombone; Joseph Circelli guitar; Rosa Brunello double bass; Simone Sferruzza drums.
"OVERHEARD CONVERSATIONS" SLAMCD 552. BARCODE 5028386 055228 Glen Hall, soprano & tenor saxes, flute and bass flute; Bernie Koenig, drums and vibraphone.
NEW RELEASES JANUARY 2014 "L'Arsenale delle apparizioni" SLAMCD 548 By the Italian trio I Giganti Della Montagna.
"Karszt" SLAMCD 550 2 CD set. Szilárd Mezei International Improvisers Ensemble
"SIGNS" SLAMCD 356 Erika Dagnino Quartet with Ras Moshe, Ken Filiano and John Pietaro.
NEW RELEASES JULY 2013
"TRIBUTE TO COLTRANE" SLAMCD 292 Paul Dunmall - tenor sax Tony Bianco - drums
"Live at the Metropolitan Room NYC" SLAMCD 545 Giancarlo Mazzu - guitar Luciano Troja - piano.
NEW RELEASES FEBRUARY 2013.
"RENEGADE" DOUBLE CD SLAMCD 291 Esmond Selwyn – Guitar, Paul Sawtell – Keyboards, Bill Coleman – Bass, Tony Richards – Drums
"Day For Night At Jack Straw" SLAMCD 541 David Haney piano, Julian Priester trombone, Buell Neidlinger bass. Marc Smason trombone, shofar, Doug Haning contra alto clarinet, Dan Blunck tenor sax and flute, Frank Clayton bass, Juan Pablo Carletti drums.
"JUST FLUX" SLAMCD 543 By "FREE-DOT", being the duo of Antonio Cotardo – flutes, voice, bells, piano and Paolo Pacciolla - drums, berimbao, mbira, voice, Jew's harp, household percussion, piano.
NEW RELEASES OCTOBER 2012 "d'istante3" SLAMCD 537Barcode: 5028386053729 Blaise Siwula alto & tenor saxes, bass clarinet, clarinet, Giancarlo Mazzů guitar, drums, Luciano Troja piano.
"Pictures of a Quartet" SLAMCD 539 Barcode: 5028386053927 Sebastiano Meloni piano, Paul Dunmall tenor and soprano saxes, Sebastiano Dessanay double bass, Mark Sanders drums
"Il mare e l'incanto a Roma Est" SLAMCD 540 Barcode:5028386054023 Antonio Ragosta electric guitar, Portuguese guitar, Tony Cattano trombone. Paolo Damiani cello, Emiliano Pallotti accordion. Irene Angelino flute, Stefano Napoli contrabass. Pasquale Angelini drums.
"Narcete" SLAMCD 542 Barcode: 5028386054221 "Narcéte" Erika Dagnino poetry, voice, Stefano Pastor violin, doublebass, George Haslam baritone sax, tarogato, Steve Waterman trumpet.
DIGITAL RELEASE ONLY: SLAMDA 287 is an album on digital release only,all SLAM CDs are available by digital download from all digital stores;this new CD will be our first aimed specifically at digital sales. It is not available through our distributors, a limited number of ‘hard copies'are available direct from SLAM; these are professionally'burned' copies, not pressed CDs.
The CD is called "The Middle Half" by The Esmond Selwyn Hammond Organ Trio, comprising Esmond Selwyn – Guitar, John-Paul Gard – Hammond Organ and Robin Jones – Drums. The music is a collection of 8 extremely swinging standards, Sandu, On Green Dolphin Street, Darn That Dream, Mr PC, Yardbird Suite, Sunny, Taking A Chance On Love and I Hear A Rhapsody.