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Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for April 2013
28 Mar 2013 // 6:10 PM
April's releases feature highly anticipated returns years in the making, new work by critical faves of a current vintage, and reissues of alt-rock touchstones. Check out the early word on new albums by the Knife and Kurt Vile, as well as the 20th anniversary edition of the Breeders' Last Splash.
Colin Stetson: SORROW - A Reimagining of Górecki's Third Symphony
7 Apr 2016 // 9:29 PM
Saxophonist Colin Stetson focuses on leading over playing here, assembles a group and building compositions with them to both honor a classic work and render it entirely new.
Colin Stetson: New History Warfare: Volume 1
5 May 2008 // 5:56 PM
Attention John Zorn: you may have met your match this time, pal.
Colin Stetson - "SORROW III" (Singles Going Steady)
8 Apr 2016 // 4:28 AM
The track isn't merely about "sorrow", that passing sentiment of unhappiness that always allows recovery; rather, it is about this sentiment amplified tenfold.
Colin All Arms: An Interview with Colin Stetson
20 Aug 2013 // 4:00 AM
Whether you understand his music or not, Stetson's work is undeniably powerful -- a walled-in chamber of voluptuous white noise in which the artist holds the addressees of his wayward signals captive. He speaks to PopMatters about his new album, his 100-year-old sax, and more.