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Old 10-12-2016, 01:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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a·vant-garde
ˌaväntˈɡärd/
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new and unusual or experimental ideas, especially in the arts, or the people introducing them.
This thread is for music that is absolutely avant-garde. By that, I mean the music doesn't sound like anyone else at all, it doesn't co-opt an experimental style and call itself avant-garde (I see this a lot), and brings new ideas to the table.

I'm drawing a pretty hard blank on this so let's see what you guys have to offer.
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Old 10-12-2016, 08:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 10-12-2016, 08:52 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I don't want to sound like the genre-police but The Crickets were Rockabilly, not Avant-Garde.
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Wrong. This clearly has funk and free improv elements from the get go.
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4'33 is the only true answer, since it doesn't even use music.
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You already listened to all those albums?

Is free improv really a genre/musically distinct sound descriptor? That doesn't really make any sense
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"we improvise all our music freely, but it is absolutely not free improv"
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You already listened to all those albums?

Is free improv really a genre/musically distinct sound descriptor? That doesn't really make any sense
I just listened to a couple minutes of "Kill Danny Devito"
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Old 10-12-2016, 10:10 PM   #10 (permalink)
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I don't think this can exist post-the first song that was ever created. That's the only totally original track out there.

And 4'33 too

Now all music either has sound or no sound and it's all been done before.

There's some really outstanding stuff all over the Esmectations page
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