Further details about new album 'Central Market' - tracklisting, artwork and first listen

Tyondai Braxton 

Further details about new album 'Central Market' - tracklisting, artwork and first listen

01/07/2009
Following the announcement of Tyondai Braxton's (Battles) solo project 'Central Market'. We can now reveal the album art, tracklist, and offer a first listen from the self-produced album to be released mid September.

Central Market Tracklisting

  1. Opening Bell
  2. Uffe's Woodshop
  3. The Duck and the Butcher
  4. Platinum Rows
  5. Unfurling
  6. J. City
  7. Dead Strings


Have a first listen to the track 'Uffe's Woodshop' in the media player below. If you were wondering - instrumentation on this track features vocals/whistling, kazoos, violins, violas, synths, electronics, piano, 6 guitars, bass and drums/percussion.

Tyondai also commissioned a piece for New York contemporary music ensemble, Bang On A Can, which will be premiered on August 5th as part of the Lincoln Center Out of Doors 2009 line up. Event details below.

Lincoln Center Out of Doors 2009
Wednesday August 5th
7:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Bang On A Can Presents:
Asphalt Orchestra (Debut)
BROADWAY PLAZA (65th St & Broadway, NYC)
Performing world-premiere commissions by: Goran Bregovic, Tyondai
Braxton, Stew and Heidi Rodewald
With world-premiere arrangements of works by: Björk, Meshuggah,
Charles Mingus, Colon Nancarrow, Frank Zappa.