Tag: Jörg A. Schneider

7 Questions for… Jörg A. Schneider

Over the last few years, in my delvings into the nether regions of free improv, noise and vaguely jazz-related music, the name Jörg A. Schneider kept cropping up. And always in a good way (e.g. ROJI’s “The Hundred Headed Women” from aJN’s Best of 2017 list). And the more I delve, the more I see…




The Best Jazz & Noise of 2017…?

The year in music? Hardly. My year in music? Closer (esp. if you ignore all that Bon Scott-era AC/DC I listen to). The 20 new recordings that have had most impact on me in 2017? That’ll do. Wait, 20?! Yes. I could’ve whittled it down to the usual 10 and placed the remainder in a…




ROJI – The Hundred Headed Women

Gonçalo Almeida – bass and loops Jörg A. Schneider – drums Guests: Susana Santos Silva – trumpet Colin Webster – baritone sax Inner Roji 2 Sisters Sounding Restraint 1+1=3 Pacific Prelude to a Broken Sax The Hundred Headed Women (38.37) Shhpuma SHH 023 CD Roji is apparently Japanese for “dewy ground”. If I could make…