Steve Coleman, Synovial Joints
Two years ago, I hailed Steve Coleman’s Functional Arrhythmias
as a career breakthrough. His new CD, Synovial Joints
(on the Pi Recordings label), is his masterpiecea thrilling kaleidoscope, densely polyrhythmic, but also brisk and airy: music for serious listening as well as dancing in your head and on your feet.
Bow to the Temples of Syrinx
Deep into what Geddy Lee now calls their “kimono period,” the band wrote and recorded, 2112, ("Twenty One Twelve") a record that makes them incredibly pretentious dorks or prog rock gods (in kimonos).
Singer/Songwriters: The Formative Years
While the mass ogling was in full swing and the sickly sweet aroma of jittery, prepubescent testosterone hung heavy in the classroom, I was equally interested in Miss Wagner’s musical selections.
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and all that comes up are sites relating to Bricasti Design products. The name must be fancifulit sounds Italian, but cofounders Bri
an Zolner and Cas
ey Dowdell most likely are not, and the company's headquarters are not in Milan or Turin but in Massachusetts.
While its name might be whimsical, nothing else about Bricasti is. As John Marks reported in his review of Bricasti's M1 DAC in the August 2011 issue, both founders previously worked at Lexicon: Dowdell as a DSP-software engineer, Zolner as international sales manager. Bricasti develops its products in conjunction with Aeyee Labs, formed by a group of ex-employees of Madrigal Audio Laboratories and based in New Haven, Connecticut.
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