- Incus Records
Incus Records is an artist owned
record label, founded by Derek Bailey, Tony Oxley, Evan Parkerand Michael Walters, specialising in the dissemination of free-improvised music. The first release on the label was " The Topography of the Lungs", recorded by Bailey, Parker and Han Benninkin 1970. Walters and Oxley left the label shortly after its founding, after which it continued as a partnership between Bailey and Parker until a falling out between the two men in the mid-1980s. Bailey continued the label until his death in 2005; its first CD release was "Once", a selection of material from the 1987 Company Week. In later years the label also issued videos, and its final releases were often limited-edition CDRs intended largely for friends and faithful collectors.
Parker has more recently started up a label called Psi, on which he has reissued many of the original Incus LPs with bonus tracks.
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* [http://www.incusrecords.force9.co.uk/ Official site]
* [http://www.incusrecords.force9.co.uk/incus%20ad.asf 'Audio ad' for Incus featuring Derek Bailey]
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