POTTR1302 / AGR-004

Ken Vandermark / Nate Wooley duo
East by Northwest

"What struck me immediately about the show was just how full and vibrant of a sound they were able to create with just the two horns. No doubt a great deal of this had to do with their compositional approach - melodies and counter melodies stretching out the musical fabric between them, creating an atmosphere as much as actual notes and tones - but then toss in the sheer virtuosity of their playing and it is quite an ear opening experience. I picked up the CD at the show and am pleased to report that what I heard from the stage is captured wonderfully on this album."
-Paul Acquaro, The Free Jazz Collective

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Tracklist

  • 1. And She Speaks -by John Carter-
  • 2. Best Coast
  • 3. Call The Numbers (for Christian Marclay)
  • 4. Song For the Unsung -by Bobby Bradford-
  • 5. Manufactured Landscape (for Edward Burtynsky)
  • 6. Killtown
  • 7. Direct Cut (for Rainer Werner Fassbinder)
  • 8. Deconstructed Folks (for John Carter and Bobby Bradford)
  • 9. General Sherman

Tracks 2, 6 & 9 by Nate Wooley (2013 fourwordsseamusic / BMI)

Tracks 3, 5, 7 & 8 by Ken Vandermark (Twenty First Mobile Music / ASCAP)

Nate Wooley: trumpet

Ken Vandermark: clarinet, tenor and baritone saxophone

Recorded by Dave Zuchowski at Okka Fest 6, at The Sugar Maple in Milwaukee on June 22, 2013; and at The Sugar Maple on June 23, 2013.

Mixed and Mastered by Dave Zuchowski at One Room Studio.

Album design by Federico Peñalva

Produced by Nate Wooley for Pleasure of the Text Records and Ken Vandermark for Audiographic Records.