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Threadgill, Henry/Zooid / Up Popped the Two Lips
Album:Up Popped the Two Lips Collection:Jazz
Artist:Threadgill, Henry/Zooid Added:Nov 2001
Label:Pi Recordings 

 Recent Airplay
1.Mar 31, 2006:Global Warming
Dark Black
4.Feb 15, 2002:Umami Jazz Program
Dark Black
2.Mar 31, 2006:Memory Select
Tickled Pink, Look
5.Jan 25, 2002:Memory Select
Tickled Pink
3.Oct 03, 2003:Memory Select
6.Jan 18, 2002:Memory Select

Album Review
Craig Matsumoto
Reviewed 2002-08-30 
Unusual acoustic band: guitar - sax/flute - drums - cello - oud - tuba - ! The result is kind of a pastoral free jazz (particularly on #3), mostly moderatly fast and aggressive, but muted a bit by the instrumentation. Lots of minor-key passages give it a sinister air, even. Very different and worthwhile.

Contrast with Threadgill's "Everybody's Mouth a Book," which was released at the same time.

1- Upbeat with a lightly swinging rhythm
2- Sinister post-bop feel
3- Mid/fast with piping flute
4- Slow, haunting. Tuba intro, searing sax solo
5- Fast and slashing
6- SLOW, creeping
7- Fast and bold. Rapid guitar solo.

Track Listing
1.Tickled Pink 4.Around My Goose
2.Dark Black 5.Calm Down
3.Look 6.Did You See that
 7.Do the Needful