Mark Cunningham - Odd Songs & Blue Mystery (IMP081)
PRE-ORDER: Out June 2nd 2023
Odd Songs and Blue Mystery: The Return of Mark Cunningham
Mark Cunningham, the legendary trumpet player and experimental musician, is back with a CD release that showcases his solo work from the past decade. Odd Songs is a collection of tracks recorded between 2012 and 2019, featuring collaborations with Arnau Sala, Adrian de Alfonso and Joxean Rivas and first released on cassette in 2019. These songs explore different genres and styles, from ambient to noise, from no wave to free jazz, always with Mark’s distinctive touch and sound. Blue Mystery is a more cohesive and intimate album, recorded during the Covid lockdown in 2020. It reflects the mood and atmosphere of those strange times, with Mark playing guitar, bass, trumpet, delays and samples. Both albums are now available on CD for the first time. Don’t miss this opportunity to discover or rediscover the amazing work of Mark Cunningham, one of the most original and influential outsider artists of our time.