Eremite Records

J.A.N.I.S. & Jeff Parker
screenprinted tour poster
MTE-6865

19" x 25" screenprinted tour poster

The Khan Jamal Creative Arts Ensemble
Drum Dance To The Motherland
MTE-69

the definitive vinyl edition of the most legendary private press underground jazz album of the 1970s

Joshua Abrams & Natural Information Society
Simultonality
MTE-68

pitchfork 8.1 rating / the wire magazine #7 record 2017 / uncut magazine #15 record 2017

Joshua Abrams
Music for Life Itself & The Interrupters
MTE-67

abrams music for two acclaimed documentaries by steve james

Byron Morris & Gerald Wise
Unity
MTE-66

exact repro of lost 1969 washington DC private press free jazz LP

Jeff Parker
Slight Freedom
MTE-65

NYT best albums 2016

Joshua Abrams
Magnetoception
MTE-63/64

the wire #3 record of 2015 / pitchfork #2 'experimental' record 2015

 

Joshua Abrams
Represencing
MTE-62

deluxe CD edition with unreleased material. other music's best reissues 2014

Joshua Abrams
Natural Information
MTE-61

deluxe CD edition with unreleased material. other music's best reissues 2014

TEST
Always Coming From the Love Side
MTE-59/60

the music reaches such a joyous pitch the players break into song

Juma Sultan's Aboriginal Music Society
Father of Origin
MTE-54/55/56

AMS was both a radical arts presenting organization & a killer band.  its story is a long buried & previously undocumented chapter of the early loft era

The Khan Jamal Creative Arts Ensemble
Drum Dance to the Motherland
MTE-50

deluxe reissue of this outsider holy grail. an improbable fusion of cosmic free jazz & full-on live dub production techniques

John Blum Astrogeny Quartet
John Blum Astrogeny Quartet
MTE-49

secret jazz hero blum joined by expat antonio grippi & one of the baddest rhythm sections in free jazz history

Fred Anderson/Hamid Drake/William Parker
Blue Winter
MTE-47/48

a pinnacle in his work & in its documentation

Sunny Murray
Perles Noires vol. II
MTE-46

full of fire and surprise, ornery as hell, charming and urbane, and totally, unstintingly true to his free-spirited aesthetic

Sunny Murray
Perles Noires vol. I
MTE-45

one of the most original musical minds of the past 50 years, a genuine innovator, the liberator of the drum kit, & an artist of uncompromising honesty

Marshall Allen/Hamid Drake/'Kidd' Jordan/William Parker/Alan Silva
The All-Star Game
MTE-44

a remarkable gathering of first & second generation american free jazz heavyweights

Jemeel Moondoc with Denis Charles
We Don't
MTE-43

moondoc had a special chemistry with charles, whose caribbean-inflected rhythms animated jazz in an entirely unique way

Alan Silva & The Celestrial Communication Orchestra
H.CON.RES.57/TREASURE BOX
MTE-39/40/41/42

frighteningly powerful, summing up in its massive structure & sound all the forms & aesthetics that gave rise to it

William Parker & The Little Huey Creative Music Orchestra
Raincoat in the River
MTE-36

parker's five section narrative suite based on the life of the late street musician marvin nunez. parker solos on four different instruments

Raphe Malik Quartet
Companions
MTE-34

all the concentrated drive, tautness & ferocity characteristic of malik's strongest music

Jemeel Moondoc & William Parker with Hamid Drake
New World Pygmies vol.2
MTE-30/31

heading off to the african interior in a joyful explosion of power and light

Jemeel Moondoc and the Jus Grew Orchestra
Spirit House
MTE-29

a joyous fusion of hard-bop & avant garde visions. warehouse find = new lower price

Alan Silva & The Sound Visions Orchestra
Alan Silva & The Sound Visions Orchestra
MTE-26

forget cute hand signals — conduction silva-style also involves blood-curdling tribal war cries

Tom Bruno
White Boy Blues
MTE-22

maybe he took the phrase underground musician too seriously.  maybe everyone else didn't take it seriously enough

Peter Brötzmann Die Like A Dog Quartet
From Valley To Valley
MTE-18

70 minutes of uproarious group conjuring by brötzmann's quartet for the apocalypse

Alan Silva & WIlliam Parker
A Hero's Welcome: Pieces For Rare Occasions
MTE-17

two modern giants of the bull fiddle united in a project of awesome power

Sunny Murray with Sabir Mateen
We Are Not at the Opera
MTE-14

like baby dodds and kenny clarke before him, sunny murray revolutionized the role of the drummer in jazz. final copies

William Parker
Through Acceptance of the Mystery Peace
MTE-12

reissue of parker's rare self-released 1st album with additional material. final copies

Denis Charles
Captain Of The Deep
MTE-09

one of only two records released under the leadership of the legendary denis "jazz" charles

Christopher Cauley
FINland
MTE-06

canadian lonewolf tribe independent riders no club, no meetings