Percy Howard, Charles Hayward, Fred Frith, Bill Laswell
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Type of music generally:
Experimental jazz; postmodern fusion
First album, Meridiem, 1998
Material, Hakim Bey. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Own, some lyrics by others
a formidable quartet combining the significant capabilities of three venerable avant/jazz musicians with the apocalyptic vocalizations of percy howard. (email@example.com)
Recommended first album:
1998--Materiali Sonori--Maso CD 90098 (Italy), 12957.0098.2
Recommended for fans of inventive and challenging music.
Percy Howard III
a dark and brooding album. highly rhythmic (but is that a surprise given the presence of bill laswell and charles hayward), its swells are peppered with the atmospheric guitarwork of fred frith. over it all, percy howard's deep and evocative voice floats like a lifeboat at sea. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Contact Percy Howard at email@example.com.
Thanks to woj (firstname.lastname@example.org) for his work on this entry.
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