What's in a name?
Featured for Ausmusic Month is the recipient of the inaugural Young Elder of Jazz Commission last year, Melbourne double-bassist Tamara Murphy with the recording of the commissioned work by her band Murphy's Law: Big Creatures and Little Creatures.
Plus Paper Hat, the Melbourne trio of pianist Colin Hopkins, double-bassist Frank DiSario and drummer Andrew Gander, and Numerology the Sydney trio of double-bassist Cameron Undy, guitarist Carl Dewhurst and drummer Simon Barker.
Also featured are new recordings from the USA by drummer Matt Wilson's Arts and Crafts, Grass Roots - the new quartet of Sean Conly, Alex Harding, Darius Jones and Chad Taylor, and drummer George Schuller's Circle Wide.
From Europe the latest album by the Anglo-Norwegian collaboration Food, led by saxophonist Iain Ballamy - and Sea Breezes the long overdue release on CD of pianist Chris McGregor's solo album recorded in concert in Durban in 1987.
See the complete playlist here.