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ESP, New York City. "You never heard such sounds in your life". Founded in 1964, it was the most emblematic record label of the "New Thing".
It's a guerrilla blitz aimed at surprising those who don't know jazz and are prisoners of stereotypes and yet would appreciate certain "acid" sounds and iconoclastic riots, if we secretly loaded them on their iPods.
Paperback, With audio CD, 92 pages
Published 2006 by Abraxas
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La ESP-Disk è una delle etichette più meritevoli d'attenzione di sempre: radicalmente libera già dalla sua nascita (1964 a New York), lasciava carta bianca agli artisti su ciò che volevano registrare senza nessun tipo di controllo artistico o pressione commerciale, catalizzando così l'attenzione della crème della scena Free Jazz (e nel corso degli anni, del rock più underground), che faceva a gara per uscire per l'ESP.
Col tempo il catalogo dell'etichetta s'è riempito di capolavori dell'arte mus
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