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  • Steve Reich
    Radio Rewrite
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    Steve Reich
    Radio Rewrite

    Steve Reich’s album Radio Rewrite features the first recording of the 2012 title piece, which references two songs by Radiohead and is performed by Alarm Will Sound led by Alan Pierson; Electric Counterpoint (1987), performed by Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood; and Piano Counterpoint, a 2011

  • Chris Thile+Edgar Meyer
    Bass & Mandolin
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    Chris Thile+Edgar Meyer
    Bass & Mandolin

    Bass & Mandolin, the second recording collaboration by bassist Edgar Meyer and mandolinist Chris Thile, features ten original compositions by the two artists, who have been performing together sporadically for more than a decade and made their recording debut as a duo with 2008’s Edgar Meyer &

  • Sam Amidon
    Lily-O
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    Sam Amidon
    Lily-O

    Lily-O, an album of reimagined folk songs by singer/fiddler/banjoist/guitarist Sam Amidon, was produced by Valgeir Sigurðsson and features jazz guitarist/composer Bill Frisell, a longtime hero of Amidon's, along with Amidon’s other frequent collaborators, bassist Shahzad Ismaily and drummer Chris

  • Boyhood
    Boyhood: Music from the Motion Picture
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    Boyhood
    Boyhood: Music from the Motion Picture

    Shot over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater's film Boyhood is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child who literally grows up on screen before the viewers' eyes.

  • Louis Andriessen
    La Commedia [2CD + DVD]
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    Louis Andriessen
    La Commedia [2CD + DVD]

    Louis Andriessen's Grawemeyer Award–winning film opera La Commedia, a collaboration with director Hal Hartley, is based on Dante's Divine Comedy, with additional texts including the Old Testament's "Song of Songs." This two-CD-plus-DVD set of the Dutch National Opera production features the Asko |

  • Joshua Redman
    Trios Live
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    Joshua Redman
    Trios Live

    Joshua Redman's Trios Live was recorded during stands with two different trios: Redman and drummer Gregory Hutchinson with bassists Matt Penman (at Jazz Standard in NYC) and Reuben Rogers (at Blues Alley in Washington, DC). Trios Live features four original tunes by Redman and interpretations of

  • John Adams
    City Noir / Saxophone Concerto
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    John Adams
    City Noir / Saxophone Concerto

    John Adams's City Noir (2009), inspired by LA "noir" films of the 1940s and '50s, and the debut recording of his 2012 Saxophone Concerto are performed here by the St. Louis Symphony led by David Robertson, featuring saxophonist Timothy McAllister. "Dense, brash and exuberant," says the New York

  • The Black Keys
    Turn Blue
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    The Black Keys
    Turn Blue

    Produced by Danger Mouse, Dan Auerbach, and Patrick Carney, Turn Blue features 11 new tracks. Mojo says the album "underlines the fact that The Black Keys are the most vital rock band in the world right now." Rolling Stone calls it "a giant step into the best, most consistently gripping album the

  • Kronos Quartet
    Kronos Explorer Series
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    Kronos Quartet
    Kronos Explorer Series

    Kronos Quartet and its artistic director/founding violinist David Harrington have long been known as interpreters of music from around the world, expanding the string quartet repertoire with works from across genres. Released in honor of the group's 40th anniversary year, Kronos Explorer Series

  • Conor Oberst
    Upside Down Mountain
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    Conor Oberst
    Upside Down Mountain

    Conor Oberst's Upside Down Mountain features many of his friends, including producer Jonathan Wilson, engineer Andy LeMaster, bassist Macey Taylor, multi-instrumentalist Blake Mills, and the Swedish folk-rock vocal duo First Aid Kit. Rolling Stone raves: "A sumptuous immersion in '70s California

  • Nickel Creek
    A Dotted Line
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    Nickel Creek
    A Dotted Line

    From Nickel Creek—Chris Thile, Sara Watkins, Sean Watkins—A Dotted Line was produced by Eric Valentine and includes six new co-written songs, one tune by Thile, one by Sean Watkins, and two covers. "The most striking feature about A Dotted Line is the sheer strength of the singing, and the

  • Emmylou Harris
    Wrecking Ball [2CD + DVD]
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    Emmylou Harris
    Wrecking Ball [2CD + DVD]

    This three-disc reissue of Emmylou Harris’s groundbreaking, Grammy Award–winning album Wrecking Ball, produced by Daniel Lanois, features the remastered original album, a bonus CD of previously unreleased material, and a DVD of the documentary Building the Wrecking Ball, which includes interviews

  • Natalie Merchant
    Natalie Merchant
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    Natalie Merchant
    Natalie Merchant

    Natalie Merchant's self-titled album is her sixth solo work and her first collection of entirely original songs in 13 years.

  • Caetano Veloso
    Abraçaço
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    Caetano Veloso
    Abraçaço

    Abraçaço is the final installment of Caetano Veloso's trilogy with the youthful trio heard on Cê and zii e zie known as the Banda Cê: Pedro Sá on electric guitar, Ricardo Dias Gomes on bass and Rhodes piano, and Marcelo Callado on drums.

  • Brad Mehldau+Mark Guiliana
    Mehliana: Taming the Dragon
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    Brad Mehldau+Mark Guiliana
    Mehliana: Taming the Dragon

    The debut album from the electric duo of Brad Mehldau and Mark Guiliana, Mehliana: Taming the Dragon, features Mehldau on Fender Rhodes and synthesizers and Guiliana on drums and effects. Mehliana comprises 12 original tunes—six written by the duo and six written by Mehldau—and was engineered and

  • Pat Metheny
    Pat Metheny Unity Group: Kin (←→)
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    Pat Metheny
    Pat Metheny Unity Group: Kin (←→)

    On 2012's Grammy-winning album Unity Band, Pat Metheny recorded with a band that highlighted tenor saxophone for the first time since 1980, featuring Chris Potter on sax and bass clarinet, Antonio Sanchez on drums, and Ben Williams on bass. With Kin (←→), Metheny has added multi-instrumentalist

  • David Byrne+Fatboy Slim
    Here Lies Love: Original Cast Recording
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    David Byrne+Fatboy Slim
    Here Lies Love: Original Cast Recording

    David Byrne and Fatboy Slim's Here Lies Love cast recording features performances by the original 2013 Public Theater cast of the Obie Award-winning Here Lies Love musical, starring Ruthie Ann Miles and Jose Llana as Imelda and Ferdinand Marcos and featuring seven new songs written for the musical.

  • Jeremy Denk
    J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations
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    Jeremy Denk
    J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations

    Jeremy Denk's recording of J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations includes a companion DVD with video "liner notes" of Denk demonstrating passages on the piano as he explains certain details of the iconic piece. The New York Times has remarked on Denk's "profound affinity with Bach," and the Philadelphia

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  • http://www.nonesuch.com/journal/here-lies-love-remix-collection-september-30-todomundo-proceeds-end-poverty-philippines-2014-09-16
    Wednesday, September 17, 2014

    The Remix Collection from "Here Lies Love", featuring reimaginings of the music from David Byrne and Fatboy Slim’s off-Broadway hit, is set for release September 30 on the Todomundo! label, available to preorder at herelieslove.com. A collection of 14 tracks remixed by Matt Stine and Justin Levine, all proceeds will be donated to Gawad Kalinga, a charity dedicated to typhoon relief and ending poverty in the Philippines for five million families by 2024. The album will also be available at Here Lies Love performances at The Public Theater in New York and Dorfman Theater in London.

  • http://www.nonesuch.com/journal/chris-thile-edgar-meyer-kick-north-american-tour-2014-09-16
    Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Bassist Edgar Meyer and mandolinist Chris Thile, whose second recording collaboration, Bass & Mandolin, was released last week on Nonesuch Records, kick off a month-long tour of North America with a performance at the Chan Shun Concert Hall in Vancouver tonight, followed by stops across the United States, from Seattle to Los Angeles, Austin to Boston, New York, Chicago, and many more. 

  • http://www.nonesuch.com/journal/watch-emmylou-harris-rodney-crowell-perform-lincoln-center-out-doors-2014-09-16
    Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell performed songs from their 2013 Grammy-winning duo album, Old Yellow Moon, and more under at Lincoln Center Out of Doors for AmericanaFest NYC in August. You can watch the complete concert here. They return to the Americana Music Honors & Awards ceremony in Nasvhille, where they took home two awards last year, this Wednesday; Ry Cooder performs in the house band for the evening. You can watch the entire event streaming live at npr.org. Harris kicks off a fall tour at the Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion this Friday, followed by a swing through the Northeast before heading out West in October.

  • http://www.nonesuch.com/journal/new-yorker-festival-randy-newman-jeremy-denk-laurie-anderson-stephen-sondheim-2014-09-15
    Monday, September 15, 2014

    The New Yorker has announced the program for the 2014 New Yorker Festival, taking place October 10–12, in New York City, which includes four artists familiar to readers of the Nonesuch Journal: Randy Newman in conversation with Susan Morrison, Jeremy Denk giving a talk on Comedy and Convention from Mozart to Seinfeld, Laurie Anderson with Alex Ross, and Stephen Sondheim with Adam Gopnik.

  • http://www.nonesuch.com/journal/nonesuch-events-weekend-september-12-14
    Friday, September 12, 2014

    Alarm Will Sound performs Adams, Reich, and Dennehy as Youssou N’Dour and Don Byron each play two nights for Nonesuch Records at BAM ... Nonesuch Records on Film continues ... The Black Keys play Detroit, Pittsburgh, Rochester ... Bombino is out West ... Shawn Colvin, Steve Earle are in Cleveland ... Jeremy Denk joins Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra for Beethoven ... Iron and Wine tours US ... Kronos Quartet tours Europe ... Natalie Merchant hits NYC ... Conor Oberst kicks off tour in Salt Lake City ... Joshua Redman is in France ... Caetano Veloso launches Abraçaço US tour in Miami ... and more ...

  • http://www.nonesuch.com/journal/npr-all-things-considered-nonesuch-records-50-label-without-borders-2014-09-11
    Thursday, September 11, 2014

    As the Brooklyn Academy of Music’s celebration of Nonesuch Records’ 50th anniversary, Nonesuch Records at BAM, began with a series of unforgettable concerts from Philip Glass, Steve Reich, Timo Andres, Nico Muhly, Brad Mehldau, and Chris Thile earlier this week, NPR’s All Things Considered took a look back at the label’s history and its evolution over the decades, talking with Nonesuch President Bob Hurwitz (who celebrates his own 30th anniversary with the company this year), founder Jac Holzman, and artists Thile, Randy Newman, and Jeremy Denk. "Sometimes good things come in small packages," says NPR. Nonesuch Records at BAM continues through September 28.

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