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Cabbages, Captain, & King / Cabbages, Captain, & King
Album:Cabbages, Captain, & King Collection:General
Artist:Cabbages, Captain, & King Added:04/2015
Label:Edgetone Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2015-05-08 Pull Date:2015-07-10 Charts:Classical/Experimental
Week Ending:5 Jul21 Jun14 Jun17 May

 Recent Airplay
1.May 08, 2021:Rebroadcast: Music Casserole
Bipartisan Discourse
4.Jun 12, 2015:Rebop
Bipartisan Discourse
2.Jul 01, 2015:minimum entropy
5.May 16, 2015:Music Casserole
3.Jun 20, 2015:Music Casserole
Bipartisan Discourse

Album Review
Be Sharp
Reviewed 2015-04-24 
Eli Wallace is the composer and leads an ensemble of piano, electric guitar and drums. The range of styles includes avant-garde jazz, near classical, and outright experimental. Some tracks seem improvised (1, 4, 6); some are certainly composed, concrete music (3, 5).

All instrumental. No FCC issues.

1 * Mid-tempo to fast. Furious, simultaneous, free improve by all three players. Loud, pounding piano; jazz-rock fusion guitar; hard, fast drumming. (7:48)
2 Slow 1st half. Introspective. Mainly piano led. Fast 2nd half: near pandemonium. (7:20)
3 Mid-tempo. Short scattered bursts of music. Challenging. (11:23)
4 ** Slow to fast. The most jazz-like track: this gets strange & wild, but hangs together. Piano & guitar each get extended improvisations. Drums accompany nicely. (7:14)
5 Fast. Drummer solos to start & remains prominent throughout. Piano & guitar interweave playful runs. Gets quite noisy & free in the middle. (7:16)
6 Very slow. Crazy, free piano, plus lots of noises. The most Experimental. (6:23)

Track Listing
1.Look Up 4.Bipartisan Discourse
2.Lambent Night Dreams 5.Conundrums
3.Hedgehog 6.It Blooms Then It Snows