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"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.
Release date 14 September
"R & B" SLAMCD 2100
Jaki Byard and Howard Riley amazing 1985 live recording, never before released.
"OI DIALOGOI" SLAMCD 555
I Giganti Della Montagna Ferdinando D'Urso saxophone Lorenzo Paesani piano and Federico Sconosciuto cello.
"MAINTENANT" SLAMCD 566
Lucia Ianniello Bb and C trumpet, flugelhorn, effects and objects; Diana Torti voice; Giuseppe La Spina guitars; Paolo Tombolesi keyboards, acoustic bass and percussion
NEW RELEASES JULY 2015.
HOMAGE TO COLTRANE SLAMCD 296 Barcode: 5028386632320 Paul Dunmall tenor saxophone, flute, saxello; Tony Bianco drums.
HOMAGE TO COLTRANE SLAMCD 296 Barcode: 5028386632320
Paul Dunmall tenor saxophone, flute, saxello; Tony Bianco drums.
PRIMO SLAMCD 564 Barcode: 5028386632924
By IMPROGRESSIVE ~ Alberto Popolla (clarinets) and Errico Defabritiis (saxophones)
NEW RELEASES APRIL 2015.
Tracce Di Canti – Traces Of Chants SLAMCD 562 Barcode: 5028386630524
Tasting Beauty SLAMCD 563 Barcode: 5028386630722
Giancarlo Mazz˙, guitar; Luciano Troja, piano.
NEW RELEASES FEBRUARY 2015.
"Anomic Aphasia" SLAMCD 559. BARCODE 5028386628323
"Beginner's State Of
Paolo Porta Trio: Paolo Porta : tenor sax; Alessandro Maiorino: bass; Alessandro Minetto: drums.
Porta is quite a star on tenor.
NEW RELEASES JANUARY 2015.
"Taschendrache" SLAMCD 298. BARCODE 5028386029823
Irene Kepl violin and electronics; Mark Holub drums.
"Sides" SLAMCD 557. BARCODE 5028386055723
Erika Dagnino Trio
Erika Dagnino poetry, voice; Ken Filiano double bass, effects; Satoshi Takeishi percussion.
"Vampyroteuthis Infernalis" SLAMCD 558. BARCODE 5028386155829
Luiz Moretto Quintet
Luiz Moretto – violin & rabeca; AlÝpio C Neto – tenor & soprano saxophone, Brazilian bells, whistles; Francesco Lo Cascio – vibraphone, percussion; Gianfranco Tedeschi – double bass;
Marco Ariano – drums, percussion.
"Waiting for Injection" SLAMCD 560. BARCODE 5028386056027
Alessia Serina Pinto: Soprano and Tenor Sax; Ferdinando D’Urso: Alto and Baritone Sax, Piano; Marco Pometti: Guitars; Davide Giovanni Pometti: Double Bass and Electric Bass;
Luigi Perticone: Drums.
NEW RELEASES NOVEMBER 2014
"Juggernaut" SLAMCD 554. BARCODE 5028386055426
The Duo Ind¨ - Claudio Vignali (piano & keyboards) and Andrea Grillini (drums and percussions), with Achille Succi, alto sax and bass clarinet.
"Bija" SLAMCD 556. BARCODE 5028386055624
Francesco Pellizzari (drums and percussion), Gabriele Di Franco (guitar and loops) and Marco Puzzello (trumpet and flugelhorn) plus guests Emanuele Coluccia (saxophone) and Stefano Luigi Mangia (voice).
"Chamaeleon" NA-CD-008 Barcode 616892159247 (SLAMCD 544)
Paul Dunmall, guests with the US quartet Herb Robertson trumpet; Edward Ricart guitar; Jason Ajemian bass; Andrew Barker drums.
NEW RELEASES JULY 2014
"Cherry Pickin" SLAMCD 294. BARCODE 5028386029427 Jim Dvorak trumpet, voice; Paul Dunmall tenor sax, saxello; Chris Mapp bass; Mark Sanders Drums.
"Nick Of Time" SLAMCD 295. BARCODE 5028386029526 Fletcher/Brice/Jozwiak Mike Fletcher - Alto Sax/Flute, Olie Brice - Bass, Tymoteusz Jozwiak - Drums
"SEVEN STOPS TO HEAVEN" SLAMCD 297 BARCODE 5028386029724 Robin Jones' LATIN UNDERGROUND. Robin Jones percussion, Gavin Broom trumpet, Nick Walker saxophone, Chris Kibble piano, Jonny Gee bass, Marc Cecil percussion.
"DADA DANDY" SLAMCD 553. BARCODE 5028386055327 A Favola da Medusa Miguel Martins various instruments, Filipe Homem Fonseca guitar, Ana Dias harp plus guests George Haslam, Sonia Montenegro, Bernardo Nascimento and Rebecca Gradissimo.
NEW RELEASES 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. Szilard Mezei International Improvisers Ensemble
"SIGNS" SLAMCD 356 Erika Dagnino Quartet with Ras Moshe, Ken Filiano and John Pietaro.
DIGITAL RELEASE ONLY:
"The Middle Half" 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.
"SEVEN STOPS TO HEAVEN" SLAMCD 297.
Robin Jones´┐½½ LATIN UNDERGROUND.
Robin Jones percussion, Gavin Broom trumpet, Nick Walker saxophone, Chris Kibble piano, Jonny Gee bass, Marc Cecil percussion.