Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter. We are horrified by the murder of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis. We are…


Thank you, thank you, thank you.

Wow. Thanks first of all to Bandcamp, who generously waived their fees on Friday. Huge gesture for…


Celebrating 15 Years Of Creativity

We are grateful to the community of musicians and listeners who share our passion for creative…


The Music of Pythagoras

Been reading The Music of Pythagoras: How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe…


Facts and Fictions

One of the most inspiring aspects of writing for Alarm Will Sound is being part of the enormous…


Tea at The St. Regis

This great piece on Henry Threadgill brought up the name Steve Backer, a guy I hadn’t thought about…


Wood Shedding Season

Was so happy to vote yesterday and to see sanity retake the House of Representatives. We didn't win…


Dave's notes from the road: Augsburg

Gartenamade Hubert posted this picture of me and Joe from Augsburg. It’s been such a pleasure…


Metamorphosis | Ophiucus

Getting to play with two of my heroes and one great new friend. I first met Fred Frith when he…


ANFTD #43: Dave Douglas on WKCR 1 of 3

May 24, 2017 Dave was invited as a guest on the WKCR Musician Show with host Matt Landes. It was a…


Please Do This

Our ever-changing landscape for recorded music makes independent creative music making more…


Metamorphosis | Lyra

Lyra features our two string players, Yasushi Nakamura on bass and Fred Frith on Guitar. Traveling…