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Re: Monsters of Loop - Bill Frisell

I have ordered it from Amazon: 
In the meantime here is a blog link for it:


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Krispen Hartung" <khartung@cableone.net>
To: <Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com>
Sent: Friday, September 12, 2008 7:04 PM
Subject: Re: Monsters of Loop - Bill Frisell

> Come one, no "American Blood / Safety in Numbers"? You guys are quoting
> rather weak examples of Frisell's looping. :)  Get the CD, man.
> Kris
> ----- Original Message ----- 
>>> Would anybody have any recommendations?  Should i look at current
>>> stuff or older stuff?
>> Yes, as others said, you should look at both current and older stuff.
>> Although his ECM stuff is distinctively different (he seems to have been
>> the
>> #1 sideman on ECM at that time for most of his work). A few albums that
>> come
>> to mind which no one else has mentioned:
>> "Before we were born" - his "New York Downtown Scene" album "This Land" 
>> the old trio (Driscoll, Baron) plus several horn players.
>> "East West" - something more current, both trio live albums with a nice
>> mix
>> of standards and originals.
>> If you were to further reduce my choice to but one album, it would be
>> "This
>> Land"; to me, on that album he does things nobody else does.
>> Enjoy!
>> Rainer


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