A lost 1984 recording by Peter Zummo & Arthur Russell set for vinyl release

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Sounds from the downtown NYC underground. 

A Peter Zummo recording session featuring Arthur Russell is being released on vinyl for the first time, this March via FOOM.

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Frame Loop includes five tracks, originally recorded live in single takes, and described by Zummo as “a​n ​exercise in spontaneous arrangement”.

It features Arthur Russell on electric cello, alongside Bill Ruyle on marimba and Mustafa Ahmed on congas.

The album follows Zummo’s recent collaboration with Tom Skinner on his Watermelon Sun LP, one of our favourite albums of 2017.

Pre-order a copy of Frame Loop here ahead of its 2nd March release, listen to ‘Song II: Right; Off The Beat’ and check out the track list below.

Tracklist

1. Song II: Left; On The Beat—Variations
2. Song II: Right; Off The Beat 07:08
3. Song I: Extract
4. Song II: Left; Off The Beat
5. Song II: Right; Off The Beat—Negative Ions

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