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Japanese free jazz icon, Akira Sakata in collaboration with the legendary Pete Cosey (Miles Davis, Muddy Waters, Howling Wolf), drummer - Hamid Drake and bassist - Bill Laswell. Traditional Japanese folk art meets funk and free improvisation. Mix-construction by Bill Laswell.
Bill Laswell/Akira Sakata (BassMatter (BMI) / Rinsen (JASRAC))
released December 2, 2014
artwork by Yoko Yamabe @ Randesign
supported by 7 fans who also own “Kaigaribushi (Bill Laswell remix)”
So good, I bought this twice by mistake! An album that, while full of intense mood, remains accessible. I struggled to pick a favourite track, but the way the tension builds on Vessels is simply irresistible. Mike Kidd