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R.I.P. Derek Bailey (1930 – 2005)

Derek Bailey died in London on 2005’s Christmas Eve on natural causes, he was 75. (UPDATE: according to an email from Martin Davidson to Eric of Just for a Day, Mr. Bailey died from motor neuron disease.)

Here‘s a concert of him playing with The Ruins (Tatsuya Yoshida + Sasaki Hisashi) in 1997, available in FLAC format on Bit Torrent. (registration required)

UPDATE: From Avant Music News:

A three-hour tribute to the late Derek Bailey from WFMU is posted for download.


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