Infernal Machines

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Infernal Machines
Studio album by Darcy James Argue's Secret Society
Released May 12, 2009 (2009-05-12)
Recorded December 15 – 17, 2008
Genre Jazz
Length 67:01
Label New Amsterdam
Producer Sherisse Rogers, Paul Cox, and Darcy James Argue

Infernal Machines is the debut studio album by Darcy James Argue's big band Secret Society. The album was released May 12, 2009 by New Amsterdam Records[1] and was nominated for a Grammy Award.[2] The album was praised for its "impressionistic" elements and fresh outlook on jazz orchestra culture.[3] It is credited with "launch[ing Argue] from Brooklyn-based unknown into the international conversation (and touring circuit)".[4]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Phobos" – 11:02
  2. "Zeno" – 7:14
  3. "Transit" – 7:01
  4. "Redeye" – 10:12
  5. "Jacobin Club" – 10:55
  6. "Habeas Corpus (for Maher Arar)" – 10:57
  7. "Obsidian Flow" – 9:40

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Benson, Eric (2009-05-08). "The Making of Darcy James Argue's "Infernal Machines"". All About Jazz. Retrieved 2009-07-28. 
  2. ^ Obuchowski, Chuck (1 May 2011). "Concert Review: Darcy James Argue Secret Society at Ives Concert Hall". Hartford Courant. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 
  3. ^ Meel, Koen van (23 September 2009). "Rev. of Argue’s Secret Society, Infernal Machines". Kwadratuur (in Dutch). Retrieved 4 February 2013. 
  4. ^ Jarenwattananon, Patrick (10 January 2013). "15 Jazz Albums To Look Out For In 2013". NPR. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 

External links[edit]

  • [1] Official Site