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Fieldwork / Door
Album:Door Collection:Jazz
Artist:Fieldwork Added:05/2008
Label:Pi Recordings 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2008-06-08 Pull Date:2008-08-10 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:10 Aug27 Jul20 Jul13 Jul6 Jul29 Jun22 Jun15 Jun

 Recent Airplay
1.Jul 31, 2010:Music Casserole
4.Aug 05, 2008:Streams, Highways Redux
2.Aug 22, 2008:"In Your Ear ..." with David Bug, good morning john, cecil, miles, and others
Pivot Point Redux, Pivot Point
5.Jul 24, 2008:"In Your Ear ..." with David Bug, special guest mr. glenn violett & co.
3.Aug 21, 2008:"In Your Ear ..." with David Bug, for the invisible guy and others
6.Jul 23, 2008:"In Your Ear ..." with David Bug, a special morning edition subbing for sri

Album Review
Craig Matsumoto
Reviewed 2008-06-01 
Ultramodern sax/piano/drums trio with a tense sound of steel and glass, informed by (but not including any) dance electronica. Previous albums went for the jugular with hard-driven piano and complex beats. Here, they explore the softer and more organic side of what they can do, without abandoning their distinctive sound. It's still got that "We're from The Future" sound to it. (If that scares you, try track 3).

Vijay Iyer - piano
Steve Lehman - alto sax
Tyshawn Sorey - drums

1- Mid/fast and fairly dark, a controlled crashing feel. Abrupt ending.
2- Angular midtempo ramble, pretty cool
3- Soft and dissonant start. Interesting pulse later.
4- Heavy mid/fast
5- Quietly builds to a dark wave. Gradual, not a power punch. An intriguing track that does take a little patience. (8 mins.)
6- A dark, slow crawl
7- Eerie cascade, gets crazy fast
8- Mid/fast, nicely involved
9- Minutes of tension, then pops into a strong midtempo beat
10- Slowly wandering
11- Halting and snaky, slowish. Complicated.

Track Listing
1.Of 6.Cycle 1
2.After Meaning 7.Pivot Point
3.Less 8.Pivot Point Redux
4.Balanced 9.Ghost Time
5.Bend 10.Cycle 2