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Steve Lacy anti-war rarities released

Emanem records has released two archive works by Steve Lacy (who was also the first ever Wire cover star) titled The Sun, and Avignon And After – 1. The former features four sessions of anti-Vietnam War works by Steve Lacy and Irene Aebi, including a previously unreleased 1968 presentation of a Buckminster Fuller text intoned by Aebi, two trio sessions with Lacy, Aebi and Richard Teitelbaum, plus a four part anti-war suite The Woe. Avignon And After – 1 includes tracks recorded at Lacy's live shows in Avignon in 1972, along with rarities and a 1974 performance of his Clangs cycle.

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