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Peter Bacon

Idler

Mattimatti – Tomrum

Mattimatti – Tomrum (Agogo Records AR105CD. CD Review by Stephen Vitkovitch) Tomrum (the word means void or vacuum in Swedish) charts the musical friendship of two Mattis (Matti Nilsson and Christoph (Matti) Matenaers) who began playing […]

Dan Weiss’s Starebaby at the Vortex

Dan Weiss’s Starebaby (Vortex, 2 May 2019; review and drawing by Geoff Winston) Drummer Dan Weiss’s project, Starebaby, with his top-drawer collaborators, Craig Taborn (keyboards), Ben Monder (guitar), Trevor Dunn (bass) and Matt Mitchell (keyboards), has been around five years in gestation, […]