Kid Millions & Jim Sauter, “Turkana”

Andrew Parks

By Andrew Parks

on 10.06.14 in Listen to This

If the prickly sax parts of Colin Stetson raise your heart rate in ways you never realized avant-jazz albums could, wait till you hear the drum v. horn duels of Kid Millions (Oneida) and Jim Sauter (Borbetomagus). Previously heard on an import-only LP, the pair will soon emerge with their second effort, the rip-roaring full-length Fountain. Due out December 1 through Family Vineyard, it’s prefaced by the screeching lead single “Turkana,” which sounds like it’s two steps away from certain death…