WorldCat Identities

Laswell, Bill

Overview
Works: 378 works in 782 publications in 7 languages and 2,806 library holdings
Genres: Music  Short films  Nonfiction films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Recording engineer, Arranger, Composer, Editor, Compiler, Singer, Producer, Musician, Contributor
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Bill Laswell
 
Most widely held works by Bill Laswell
Ken Burns jazz the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Sound-system by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaican storyteller Thomas Osha Pinnock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamaican Storyteller/Performer Thomas Osha Pinnock -The island of Jamaica comes alive in this program featuring Jamaican Storyteller/Performer Thomas Osha Pinnock in an excerpt from his solo show, "Reggae Boogie Talk Show". In this program the artist illuminates, in a heartfelt and charming manner, folk tales and myths from his homeland. Using an array of voices for the characters, inventive movement, and music Pinnock brings to life the spirit of Reggae culture. Recorded in 2000 at The Kitchen in New York City. This program also features excerpts from an interview with the artist
Low life Last exit by Low Life( )

2 editions published in 2007 in Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krishna lila by Cheb i Sabbah( )

2 editions published in 2002 in Undetermined and Kannada and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bhajans for Krishna, Hindu deity
Absolute music by Robert Musso( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parachute years, 1977-1980 by John Zorn( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hear no evil by Bill Laswell( Recording )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imaginary Cuba by Bill Laswell( Recording )

12 editions published in 1999 in 7 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Your taste for Bill Laswell's collection and reconstruction of various Cuban sounds on Imaginary Cuba depends entirely on your taste for the patented sonic stamp that the producer, bassist, and 'mix translator' affixes to nearly all his projects. In other words, Laswell's Imaginary Cuba is just that: a made-up journey through various Afro-Cuban percussion tracks, street singing, and strummed tres melodies, with more than a healthy helping of Laswell's familiar ambient-wash production and sometimes-intrusive, added hip-hop/dub backbeats. Gathering performances by Cuban musicians such as Frank Emilio, Septeto Nacional, Los Ibellis, and others, the disc isn't so much a various-artists compilation as it is a DJ mix, complete with added production and beats that move each track seamlessly into the next ..."--Ezra Gale, amazon.com review
Emerald aether shape shifting : reconstructions of Irish music by Bill Laswell( Recording )

5 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jali Kunda griots of West Africa and beyond( Recording )

3 editions published in 1997 in Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baselines by Bill Laswell( Recording )

12 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Zorn's Taboo and Exile by John Zorn( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Future shock by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panthalassa : the music of Miles Davis, 1969-1974 by Miles Davis( Recording )

15 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black midnight sun by Lucky Peterson( Recording )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arcana arc of the testimony( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America, do you remember the love? by James Blood Ulmer( Recording )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divine light by Carlos Santana( Recording )

8 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hashisheen the end of law by Peter Lamborn Wilson( Recording )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.08 for Divine lig ... to 0.67 for The parach ...)

Alternative Names
Bill Laswell americký hudebník

Bill Laswell americký hudobník

Bill Laswell amerikansk musikar

Bill Laswell amerikansk musiker

Bill Laswell amerykański muzyk awangardowy, basista

Bill Laswell bassista e produttore discografico statunitense

Bill Laswell US-amerikanischer Bassist, Komponist, Arrangeur, Produzent und Betreiber mehrerer Plattenlabels

Laswell, William.

Laswell, William 1955-

Ласвелл, Билл

ビル・ラズウェル

Languages
English (39)

German (6)

Spanish (4)

French (1)

Kannada (1)

Dutch (1)

Hindi (1)