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An Illusionistic Panic, Pt. 1
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Modern Technological Fetishes
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Celebrating Barren Rooms
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A Blank Magic
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Third Dart

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Despite the fact that British saxophonist John Butcher came relatively late to free improvisation, his highly personal sound turned him into one of the key sax players of the late '90s onward. A very busy schedule and an impressive number of music associates have given him the exposure he needed to build a strong following among avant-garde music fans. Drawing from the techniques of Evan Parker and the philosophy of Derek Bailey, he freed his playing of unnecessary stamina to op... Read more

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