On January 21, 2014, “High Note” label released “Icons & Influences”, the 32nd George Cables album. It was recorded in September 2013, at “Systems Two” in Brooklyn, New York, and was produced by George Cables.
On January 13, 2013, “Moonjune” label digitally released “Burden of Proof”, the sixth Soft Machine Legacy album. It was recorded in August 2012, at “Beppe Crovella”, “Electromantic Synergy Studio” in San Sabastiano da Po, Italy, and was produced by Theo Travis, John Etheridge, Roy Babbington, and John Marshall.
Theo Travis – tenor sax, flute, Fender Rhodes electric piano
John Etheridge – guitar
Roy Babbington – bass guitar
John Marshall – drums, percussion
Andrew Tulloch – mixing, mastering
Leonardo Pavkovic – executive producer
Burden of Proof – John Etheridge
Voyage Beyond Seven – Theo Travis
Kitto – John Etheridge
Pie Chart – John Etheridge
JSP – John Marshall
Kings & Queens – Hugh Hopper
Fallout – Theo Travis
Going Somewhere Canorous? – Roy Babbington, John Marshall
Black and Crimson – Theo Travis
The Brief – John Marshall – Theo Travis
Pump Room – John Etheridge
Green Cubes – Roy Babbington, John Etheridge, John Marshall, Theo Travis
They Landed on a Hill – John Etheridge, Theo Travis
On January 9, 2015, “Domino Recording Company” released “Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper”, the fifth Panda Bear (Noah Lennox) studio album. It was recorded 2013 – 2014, at “Miosotis Garage” in Almada, Portugal, “Estudio Namouche” in Lisbon, Portugal,and was produced by Panda Bear and Sonic Boom.
Noah Lennox – vocals, JoMoX Xbase 999, Yamaha TX81Z, Moog Voyager, Elektron DPS-1, piano, effects, percussion, art direction
Simon Davey – mastering
Joaquim Monte – engineering
Pedro Silve – assistant engineering
Rob Carmichael – layout
Hugo Oliveira – interior illustration
Marco Papiro – cover illustrations
Seen – art direction, layout
Sonic Boom – EMS Synthi AKS, Fenix II Modular, Moog Voyager, vocoder, effects, mixing, art direction
All tracks are written by Noah Lennox, except where noted.
Davy Jones’ Locker – Peter Kember
Butcher Baker Candlestick Maker
Come to Your Senses
Tropic of Cancer
Shadow of the Colossus – Peter Kember
“Crosswords” contains a sample of “Ashley’s Roachclip”, performed by The Soul Searchers
“Tropic of Cancer” contains samples of “Fragments of the ballet “The Nutcracker” Pas de Deux”
“Lonely Wanderer” contains a sample of “Arabesque No. 1” in E major, composed by Claude Debussy, and performed by François-Joël Thiollier
On December 13, 2014, “Esoteria” label released “Seir”, album by Vlatko Stefanovski. It was recorded December 2009 – October 2013, at the “Esoteria Sound Studio” in Skopje, Macedonia, and was produced by Vlatko Stefanovski.
Vlatko Stefanovski – vocal, acoustic, nylon strings, and electric guitar, blues harp, Rhodes electric piano, arranger, recording
Gjoko Maksimovski – bass
Dino Milosavljevićski – drums, percussion
Rade Šerbedžija – voice
Karolina – vocal
Damir Imeri – Rhodes electric piano, keyboards, strings arrangements
Vasil Hadžimanov – Rhodes electric piano
Zoran Madžirov – vibraphone
Vasko Atanasovski – soprano and baritone saxophone
On December 2, 2016, Narrative self-released “Golden Silence”, band’s second studio album. It was recorded March – April 2012, at “English Cathedral Barn” in New York, 2013 – 2014, at “Red Wire Audio” in New York City, and was produced by Bryan Russell and Justin Long.
On December 1, 2013, Richard Coughlan died aged 66. He was musician (drums), member of the band The Wild Flowers, but best known as one of the founding members, drummer and percussionist of the band Caravan.