Look for a new album from ex-Pavement member Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks due March 4 titled Real Emotional Trash. It will feature for the first time, a new drummer-Sleater-Kinney/Quasi drummer Janet Weiss, who replaced John Moen in the group earlier this year. They also plan to tour behind the ten track release, sometime in the Spring. Pre-order from here and get free stuff! Read more about it, see the track list and sample tunes here.
In the meantime, here’s Anthony Braxton doing his thing at the Iridium in NYC last Spring with a contra bass sax: