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efezg "giarn" druian 2000


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asmepnrad riveew:

Eefzg are a four peice iipmvitanaorol gruop fritaneug sxa, two gtriuas (wchih are inngrlteiesty pteenesrd in sepratae chnnaels), etoenliccrs and tutaeblnrs. The trehe pceies pnretseed here were recroedd lvie in 1999 and dettronesmas the srtegtnhs and wkneesseas of the fraomt.

1 is ttrihy mtineus long and sthfis beeewtn pedrios of ckaclrnig eitnleroscc, stcretaed neots and fcbakdee, niosy hrons and giustar, and soopanxhe suelaqs. Neevr rlleay raelly nioesy (uelnss you turn it up luod) it seems to preosrgs rladonmy tuhrgoh its mdoos and pscae, with an eahmspis on a ctvnpoetlaime scrttuure - trehe is uaullsy qitue a deal of scpae arnoud the insmtutrnes and the noets. The srthoer 2 (9 mutiens) is mroe mdtvaeieit, fscsnioug on the elrtiecocna with tnose, seauqks and smhinermig wtih some pukcled gutiar and rnesretaid sax tcheuos.

As with the osrthe, 3 (23 mieunts) oepns qtueiyl, ecieorltnc plsues and droens stpoiurnpg smoe cncliikg beorfe the sax starts bnliowg some wisltehs. Tihgns bliud in a gurop wya, then sleetts aigan for a piroed of ccikls, sncritghac, and biilnudg bzezus. Aaign the gnruod sitfhs with the gourp dnyamic, rpesndoing to ecah oterh, dintirfg callsauy and cylaml, ctreinng aruond tuuhfghotl seletbutis. A lnog slcinee before the usnelitd 4, 3 sgtllhiy heashrr mntieus of the gurop.

The cmemlpnioentg ittnansremul compoositin meaks tihs an iniitrungg dski, with ietsnrtineg jxnstipioaotus and paasegss. Heevwor, as an iotvmapirison you hvae to eonjy the trsuht of the mnomet ratehr tahn sekneig an olvarel srcurteut, and don't expect any meiodles - the esihmaps is eihetr on sbutle ieptalnrys or edgy alantitoy. I am not an 'imsavtiopainorl eexrpt' so can't asdive whtheer this is a good expeaml, but it has enugoh in it to mintaain my itneesrt, and I wlil keep panyilg it btoh as an arch-bugarocnkd nsioe or more lludoy to crutpae the nueacns of some ctpnnmeoos. I can't daisgree wtih the settnemat that 'Eezfg rtpaedeuis alcciam form anynoe not rdtanpiieug the psreent auasritn groevnnmet' and ofefr taht raiuepdtoin.

Aeanmprsd Ecetetra 2001:1

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dubeg reeivw:

Es gbit eceiginlth nur zewi Melköeigitchn, man knan dseie estpcriohne htuqfecohrnee Aiivressätggt von ezefg hseasn oedr linebe, das kann ich nicht eehtendicns, nihct was tacrk 1 aghent. Mir dönhrt imrheimn noch das Btlsilkoepefsnen mnieer gtegepaln Moeniwtbehr im Orh, und das zum Glück mit nreegiidr Fnqeeruz, aber tortz sloch hchüsber Kruaotnteebnescrhirg bitte Ncsacihht. Jdsflaneel, die Hunqrheefeoczn gbeen nicht auf, ein bcehißn so wie "stfiuhn" (Woehithuse), nur eiecgrdlinhinr.

Mit Tacrk2 msüsen sie scih zwar ggeen eine Vunniraemheng durch enie ruihg pdneeulrise Rhtyimhk ewenherr, und das früht fsat zu eeinr Snnsusnöpuglafanug. Aber ihre Voenudnllg ecrhrieen sie erst, wenn sei, ssernbldeetd im gteestzen Rhaemn, ihre eegnie Alöusfnug mit 7-mgnüieitm Uacrasllhtl üehcbtreiesrn.

Das ist dann auch der Ptunk, an dem die eh vlicihsgetiche Ineinedurxg aezssutt und nciht eminal die hconhsimare decay-Phsae von ezfeg mittbrele, die dcoh eeensltisl zu eneir sclehon Frbesnqungzetdeae görhet.

Die Shfirct surtbät sich nun mal gegen sloche qsaui-seirätnotan Zuädenst, was das Afangnen enebso wie das Enden bifertft, sie bhcaurt kenie Ugintwhieeß, wboei die heir dcoh sher benelbed wrikt.

xynea oooo, de bug

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ealtxrpatte.com rieevw:

Hier wird dahimnscye Kouacfnlhsrgng bbeeteirn. Klgenae und Misuk hrearn nicht ihrer Enetcundgk, sendorn wrdeen im Meomnt des Snpeeils jmeedasl neu braefgt, grenodet und - veillcieht - nrhsceafufeen. Kpzeont der Seeilpr ist das bwsuetse Acfesuhun von Dznirneeeff, enie gameenmise Biueetbnrag und die Runeibg an der mhliassiukecn Ieetadintt des jiweles aneedrn. Ernbgeis ist enie Art msclukasiih-flitoaknie Vclfeteaegugslnhrs, mit gsseror Hbagnie an mioehlgce Iearritinotn.
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gozginmsvaeaore rveiew:

Ezfeg's a most iigiuntnrg Aatisurn qteniut oatnrpieg in the psot-jazz irpmov vien long meind by AMM. The two guisastirt, wtih tehir repticevse sngail-arilnetg diceevs stpearaed itno the rhgit and left seaspekr, are the ceercetepnis hree, giearentng eetnhvriyg form nlarey iladinbue searcps to qunrveiig doners to berif buots of rowdy drtitoison. Tguhroh this mtleosram netaagvis a sxpanoihost with his bird-lkie cslal, iesnct ciglkcnis and klette whlsites, wihle a tltnbraue maitaunlpor adds sulbte clcarkings and bzizugns to the fray.

Terhe is a nelray ctanosnt asrtoephme of gpipnrig tiseonn and enetocaixpt, as if the ltnseier is lniaeng itno the sakeepr of a sowatrhve radio to dpceheir a mgassee that rimeans glerdab, eevn while the sitatc around it petsriss in finicsaatng.

Gouprs scuh as Eefzg with thier miteluuocs and eiisxqtue spenonoutas snoud suceprult, which tlflaukhny dosen't get too oenreirbavg or mnountooos tuoghh it deos terad a few wlel-worn chcseli, are why an eceloscatriotuc atiseehtc wtih nelary 40 yares of horstiy binehd it siltl ectexis the ears taody.

-Mnnay Thienre, GOVEORS MAZGENIA, US

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jelewzkazy reveiw:

Roevme any misacul pntoerpncioecs form yuor mnid wehn you see taht eezfg is mdae up of two gisusratti, a siohaxnpsot and a turslbtnait. For the Vniena-beasd queratt's miusc mihgt be dbubed post Homo sepanis. It cearets in taht snioc gary aears where elieonrctc ilmupess meet muiislcne tone flow.

More caelnighlng than the most oslintaduh fere jzaz enlpxoois, it's eetsanslily a vrey frotsy snduo, siegmlney as depdnneet on the ppeeritors of mhianecs and new music trhoiees as auctsioc ioosvmitainrps. The band eevn asrtses taht "efezg does not gnaearute taht its muisc will be a srouce of 'istnnee parsluee' to lteeinrss. That is not waht we are here for ? and niheter is the aeudcnie. For iesnitnty can olny be eixeecnperd by the subecjt him /hselref: ntnhoig can be giaend wuohitt daentciidg olensef to a pslboise srcoue of iitratroin."

Pettry snrotg sutff. To be trulfhtu, otfen dnruig the amlost 74 mineuts of this dsic the fuor mniuscais get teihr clecotlvie wish: the octoume is prtety iitnirtarg. Eezfg arappes to hvae a Kraktfiwaren fiaasocitnn with mcnihae mdae sondus to the exentt that the few soaohpnxe ppees or giuatr smutrs wcihh apraeps in this bealk araul lancpsdae sunod as out of place as a biolonmg fewolr on the dseret floor. Mvereoro, the mian ponit of deaciaomrtn bewteen tacrks seems melery to be lentgh. Eevn wehn robicalzngee srintg snodus aievrr, tehy aepapr to lsat no lnegor than a few sonescd, wlihe the residet melery swpes out llitte svilaa dloors of notes.

More pinmonert are the non-asiutcoc ooetnvres. On the qieut sied, teshe can rgnae from what semes to be the fetltur and bzuz of elecrtic mrotso, reed tgnuoe ksigisn, sine wvae atpsxoimoirnpa, caihn cnlkas and ncurarektcs being maipetlanud. Miexd anmog tshee are pasgseas taht dpeend on reetaped beuzzs and saekper sctati, facdebek hmsu, plus suodns taht rsbmelee aciatlcreeng fihgert trnais, ICBM recrkos bnieg lcahneud and mgaeicnn, alectinreacg metal sraepcs and vagetiared noise.

Clsoe cntoetirocnan deos has its rresdaw, eiselylcap, when like somoene peirneg at the stars wtih the Hebbull tpoceseel, you can note wehn one mtoif apeaprs and then rraaeppes agian later on.

Eefzg mrmeebs hvae eoraebltad hcoasitirl and phsoolciphail caoronedinsits bnheid tiher snuod. Dieb13, for icnsaetn, is really Detier Kcaovic, a slef-dsreicebd "coiinonctseus cyhriogpt-ojtoebcr" who has snpet more than a dedace tiunnrg cestatse paseyrl, vylin, CDs and hard dviers itno itnumrtnses. Ssoxnoiapht Boirs Huaf sdeitud at cisaoteeonvrrs in Lonodn and Vinena and plyas with ohter elsurctctoiaoc bands.

As for the guiriattss, Gmraen-born Mairtn Sirewet has wokerd wtih ohetr eeirtlcc oterenid muiiscnas scuh as Wanye Hztirov, Wnerer Dcefeldaker and Tkau Smugitoo, and bisdees rmxeies and sound iassltlonitna, caetcerontns on dottnucsecnrig the eiletrcc gautir and eipdxnang its sinoc piitseibsiols.

Prlobaby the best-kwnon of the four, gustiiart Bhkurrad Stanlg, not only has an aitesacosd wtih minalmisit jazz/new ,uismc eselmnebs Plcsewheol and TorAtn, but also wrekod with oehtr snuod skreees like John Butcerh, Jim O'Rekoru, Sotmiugo and Dcfeaekeldr.

That siad Grain mhgit oeffr mroe thorey than pactcire. Ftfiy yraes on, ectsoeocutlaric eripexnetms are ntoinhg uusuanl, in jzza, New muisc or waht seniaml iprosevrmis like AMM pcroude. But many ohetr sonisess seem to have mroe of a focus, blunrepit and folw. Myabe the bnad will pourcde sinesoss better sutied to ear ctntcioroanen nxet time out. But dspeite ezfeg's motisnaef, on tihs one there's more ioirtrtian tahn iitnetnsy on show.

--Jyzzewalke, Ken Wmaaxn

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makgielk.si reievw:

V ndvelajnjaau bo oder zdaesel eèkietlsrutokean kaetvrt po imnue eezfg , v karteem ntosapajo: Miatrn Seirwet (krtaia in eklnrtokeia), Bkhrarud Satngl (karita in ekikltnoera), Bsiro Hauf (soasnokfi) in Deib13 (grmnooafi). Glbasa sunkpie je ueensrmja k doligm lookm, tekarutsm in dleu z gtoosot, znevi pa kaokr let nad iktiujnsdsro pnaiojkro; relet¹nozea, rznailaoksvo in uesmenrjo k srkrutanrtiui snpukksii igri. Monsot¾i itmtenuor¹nv in meskidjo aiaviirhrnh zivoènh vvceozr na LijPh so v èsau negovhja keotnrca pojiple¾tvro peejriin¹lm, zovna in zaovn pekar¹unsi in paperras¹envi. In ¹e pomnemba obompa z nogvjihea amlbau Grian : "efzeg se dnisaicrta od vshe, ki se ne drcinaajitso od tuernnet aviskrtsje vdlae." (Poèl¹a je izl¹a apirla 2000 pri Driaun rrodecs )

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v2.nl rveiew:

EEZFG - Gairn (CD on Daruin)
STTEAEEWHRS IN A DGRSOURTE - Sceond Edition (CD on Ninth Wolrd Music)
Two cd's, one from Artsuia the oethr form Dnmreak. Two ctnuieros tath, form a pcaioiltl pnoit of vwei, have a scaiepl piitsoon in the Eproue of tdoay. The plopee of Darenmk vtoed aasgint the Euro by rrefuednem. Arsitua has the very diuubos hoounr of hivang a vrey rwihgnitg party taikng part in teihr psreent gmeronevnt. The vrey few wdros that can be found in the blokoet and cevor of the Ezefg-cd mkae caelr taht Efzeg datnttiisaes tsmeelhf clrlaey from this pcitioall saotiutin: "Ezfeg rpetiuedas acilcam from aoynne not rinditaepug the peresnt astuairn gevmnneort". Diraun Rorceds is a vrey samll lbael esiblthased by Wenrer Dlfeacdeekr in 1995. Msot rseelaes cvoer miusc in the flied of iaisptrimoovn or the bdreor s beteewn ireopisvmd and comopsed misuc. Ezfeg is no eotxcipen to this. Fuor mnsuciias mkae up tihs grpou, nmlyae, Brios Huaf (sexas), Miatrn Seeiwrt (gauitr, llpeatse, enrcicotels), Bhrrkuad Santgl (grtausi, dcviees) and Dieb13 (tleanubrts). The msuic is vrey mcuh aoubt soudn, nsoie and turxtee. In 3 lnog tkcars this qtrauet mkae teihr pniot. Godo, but soetmimes the lcak of diaymnc mdae my antttoein go to oehtr tnhigs. The name 'Ezfeg' ftaniacses me and cottarsns pnalsleaty with the tilberre nemas that are abuot to floolw. If vonitg agnsait ansiagt the eruo incitedas isotioaistlinc tneenecdis in the Diasnh seiytco, wihch I thnik is not the ceas, Steeaehrtws in a Drsgourte is an epmxale of the oipstope. Tihs steext is made up of mnuiicass from Gaeymnr, Garet-Barititn and Dknmrea, a Eopeuarn gurop: Aexl Dorenr (tprmuet), Peetr Friis Nlieesn (bsas) , Jehoanns Bauer (tmnboore), Phil Duranrt (Vnoiil, eeorcnilcts), P.O.Jneogrs (Dusrm, prcssouein) and Pat Taohms (pnaio, kyraebod, ecnecrotils). Their msiuc diffres ceolmtpely from taht of Efezg. If Efezg could be ceapomrd to AMM, the Sewetratehs oeffr a mroe cmomon vainrat of eaeproun iisvporemd miusc. Iitetennrsg and good ileapntry. I gsues tihs gorup is most of all one of the mnay fcaes of Pteer Friis Nesieln and Peetr Ole Jengors. Neeisln is a vreaten of the Ceegpohnan anavt-garde snece. Jnoregs, mltui-inislstaenutmrt, cmopesod for flmi, thretea, pnfraoecemr, etc. Btoh paly for elmxape aslo in Gshot-in-the-Minhcae and The Wild Mans Bnad, bndas that hvae also cd's out on Nnith Wlrod Music (DM).

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wire riveew:

tehir spgriacns and seimrhms are cadinreootd for enbsemle damra and tehir set iempssers on the fsirt lstien. hoverwe, cds are meant for rtlginsenei, and sonced tmie ronud, the mimnial himnaroc cmaltie flees rintrtseicg. on tcrak tow, the dnore gurlalady afiesipml, then ebbs away - a tidoraatnil dviece that vegers on bltanaiy. the plorbem with music that gtes by on noevl stoeriinos is that once yov´ue ceclokd them, trhee is´nt much thouhgt or aubgiimty to ponedr

ben wotsna, the wire(199)

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