Mats Gustafsson

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Mats Gustafsson is one of the most prominent and unique European free-jazz saxophonists of the early 21st century.
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Year Album Artist
2019 Arrival Fire! Orchestra Producer, Conductor, Sax (Baritone), Development, Group Member, Composer
2018 Brace for Impact Mats Gustafsson / Joe McPhee Primary Artist
2018 Cuts Up Cuts Out Mats Gustafsson / Merzbow / Thurston Moore / Balázs Pándi Primary Artist
2018 Timeless Jason Adasiewicz / Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist
2017 Baby Talk The Thing / James Blood Ulmer / James Blood Ulmer & the Thing Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone)
2017 Cruel Optimism Lawrence English Saxophone
2017 Ljubljana Mats Gustafsson / Craig Taborn Primary Artist
2017 Verses Mats Gustafsson / Ken Vandermark Primary Artist, Sax (Alto), Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Composer
2016 Hidros 6: Knockin' Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist
2016 MG50: Peace and Fire Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Composer, Electronics, Fluteophone, Sax (Alto), Sax (Baritone), Sax (Bass), Sax (Tenor), Saxophone, Slide Saxophone
2016 On Dark Silent Off Radian Saxophone
2016 Piano Mating Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist
2016 Pole Axe Slobber Pup Saxophone, Composer
2016 Ritual Fire! Orchestra Conductor, Sax (Baritone), Slide Saxophone, Composer
2016 She Sleeps, She Sleeps Fire! Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Sax (Bass), Composer
2015 Cuts of Guilt, Cuts Deeper Mats Gustafsson / Merzbow / Thurston Moore / Balázs Pándi Primary Artist, Composer, Reeds
2015 Melt Brian Chippendale / Mats Gustafsson / Massimo Pupillo Primary Artist, Producer, Sax (Tenor), Electronics, Fluteophone, Composer
2015 Torturing the Saxophone Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Producer, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Electronics, Music Box
2014 Enter Fire! Orchestra Conductor, Sax (Tenor), Score, Graphics, Composer
2014 HIDROS6: Solos Duos Groups Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist
2014 Jukebox-Series 001 Mats Gustafsson / Albert Oehlen Primary Artist
2014 Live Thurston Moore / The Thing Mixing, Sax (Baritone), Group Member, Composer
2014 Soundtrack Fake the Facts Saxophone, Shaker, Noise, Group Member
2014 Vi Är Alla Guds Slavar Mats Gustafsson / Thurston Moore Primary Artist
2013 (Without Noticing) Fire! Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Fender Rhodes, Organ, Electronics, Composer
2013 Boot! The Thing Mixing, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Sax (Bass), Bass, Group Member, Arranger, Composer
2013 Cuts Mats Gustafsson / Merzbow / Balázs Pándi Primary Artist, Clarinet, Sax (Baritone), Electronics, Composer
2013 Exit! Fire! Orchestra Conductor, Sax (Tenor), Electronics, Composer
2013 Schl8hof DKV Trio / Gustaf Mixing, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone)
2012 Ich Bin N!ntendo & Mats Gustafsson Mats Gustafsson / Ich Bin N!ntendo Primary Artist, Sax (Baritone), Composer
2012 In the Mouth - A Hand Oren Ambarchi / Fire! Sax (Tenor), Fender Rhodes, Organ, Electronics, Composer
2012 Stones Mats Gustafsson / Colin Stetson Primary Artist, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone)
2012 The Cherry Thing Neneh Cherry / The Thing Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Organ, Electronics, Composer
2012 The Cherry Thing Remixes Neneh Cherry / Neneh Cherry & the Thing / The Thing Group Member, Composer
2011 (Fake) The Facts Dieb13 / Mats Gustafsson / Martin Siewert Primary Artist, Saxophone, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Electronics, Slide Saxophone
2011 Cafe Oto/London Sonore Sax (Baritone), Mastering, Composer
2011 Live at the South Bank Mats Gustafsson / Kieran Hebden / Steve Reid Primary Artist, Saxophone, Slide Saxophone
2011 Mono The Thing Primary Artist
2011 One Bird Two Bird Masami Akita / Mats Gustafsson / Jim O'Rourke Primary Artist
2011 Shinjuku Growl Jim O'Rourke / The Thing Sax (Alto), Sax (Baritone)
2011 Unreleased? Fire! / Jim O'Rourke Saxophone, Sax (Baritone), Fender Rhodes, Electronics, Group Member
2010 Barrel Fire Gordon Grdina Featured Artist
2010 Needs! Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist
2010 One-Armed Bandit Jaga Jazzist Sax (Baritone)
2010 Quartet Trio BraamDeJoodeVatcher Featured Artist
2010 The Broken Hearted Show The Magnificent Seven Tuba, Double Bass, Vocals (Background), Group Member
2009 Bag It! The Thing Sax (Alto), Sax (Baritone), Electronics, Slide Saxophone, Composer
2009 Blasting Concept: Smalltown Superjazz Composer, Primary Artist
2009 Cosmic Debris, Vol. 4 My Cat Is an Alien Sax (Tenor), Electronics, Slide Saxophone, Composer, Primary Artist, Saxophone
2009 Runeology 4 Composer
2009 Shinjuku Crawl The Thing / Otomo Yoshihide Sax (Alto), Sax (Baritone), Slide Saxophone
2009 The Queer as Folk: Ultimate Threesome Composer
2009 You Liked Me Five Minutes Ago Fire! Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Fender Rhodes, Electronics
2008 Be Music, Night: A Homage to Kenneth Patchen Peter Brötzmann / Peter Brötzmann Tentet Sax (Baritone)
2008 For Åke Hodell Mats Gustafsson / Lasse Marhaug Primary Artist
2008 Life Beyond Mars: Bowie Covered Reeds, Electronics
2008 Only the Devil Has No Dreams Sonore Sax (Baritone), Slide Saxophone, Fluteophone, Primary Artist
2008 SYR 8: Andre Sider Af Sonic Youth Mats Gustafsson / Merzbow / Sonic Youth Primary Artist, Saxophone, Composer
2008 The Vilnius Explosion Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist
2007 American Landscapes Peter Brötzmann / Peter Brötzmann Tentet Sax (Baritone), Slide Saxophone
2007 American Landscapes, Vol. 2 Peter Brötzmann / Peter Brötzmann Tentet Sax (Baritone), Slide Saxophone
2007 Chicago Tentet at Molde 2007 Peter Brötzmann / Peter Brötzmann Tentet Performer
2007 I See You Baby EP Two Bands and a Legend Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Electronics
2007 Immediate Sound Mats Gustafsson / The Thing / Ken Vandermark Primary Artist
2007 Splatter Mats Gustafsson / Paal Nilssen-Love Primary Artist, Producer, Sax (Baritone)
2007 The Fat Is Gone Peter Brötzmann / Mats Gustafsson / Paal Nilssen-Love Primary Artist, Producer, Sax (Baritone)
2007 Words on the Floor Mats Gustafsson / Yoshimi P-We Primary Artist
2006 Action Jazz The Thing Mixing, Sax (Baritone), Slide Saxophone, Group Member, Composer
2006 Carnets de Bord/Arret Sur Image Bernard Lavilliers Composer
2006 Carnets de Bord/Arret Sur Image/Champs du Possible Bernard Lavilliers Composer
2006 Live in Japan, Vol. 1 Diskaholics Main Personnel
2006 ONJQ Live in Lisbon Otomo Yoshihide Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Primary Artist
2006 Weapons of Ass Destruction Diskaholics Anonymous Trio Member of Attributed Artist, Saxophone, Electronics, Group Member, Composer
2005 Artstar Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist
2005 Blues Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist
2005 Critcal Mass Agustí Fernández / Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Composer
2005 How To Raise an Ox Mats Gustafsson / Zu Primary Artist, Member of Attributed Artist, Sax (Baritone)
2005 Live at Blå Mats Gustafsson / The Thing Primary Artist
2005 Map Theory Ken Vandermark Clarinet (Bass), Sax (Baritone)
2005 No One Ever Works Alone Sonore Member of Attributed Artist, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Composer
2005 Norrköping Gush Member of Attributed Artist, Flageolet, Reeds, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Group Member, Composer
2005 Otomo Yoshihide's New Jazz Orchestra Otomo Yoshihide Sax (Baritone)
2005 Out to Lunch Otomo Yoshihide Sax (Baritone)
2005 Underground Ken Vandermark Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone)
2004 Burning in Stockholm Per Henrik Wallin Liner Notes
2004 Garage The Thing Primary Artist
2004 Hidros 3 (To Patti Smith) Sonic Youth Producer, Mixing, Contrabass Saxophone, Composer, Primary Artist
2004 Solos for Contrabass Saxophone Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist
2004 Sweden: Traditional Music from the South The Blekinge Spelmansförbund Producer
2003 Off-Road David Grubbs Flageolet, Sax (Tenor), Synthesizer, Microphone, Fluteophone, Primary Artist
2003 Vario 34-2 Günter Christmann Guest Artist
2002 Broken English Peter Brötzmann Tentet Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone)
2002 Chicago 2002 Paul Rutherford Sax (Tenor)
2002 Double or Nothing The AALY Trio Sax (Alto), Sax (Tenor)
2002 Friends of the Bumblebee Friends of the Bumblebee Electronics, Turntables, Voices, Mastering, Primary Artist
2002 I Love It When You Snore Mats Gustafsson / Paal Nilssen-Love Primary Artist, Producer, Sax (Baritone), Composer
2002 Live at Glenn Miller Cafe, Vol. 1 Peter Janson Liner Notes
2002 Short Visit to Nowhere Peter Brötzmann Tentet Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Composer
2001 Arrêt Sur Image Bernard Lavilliers Composer
2001 Diskaholics Anonymous Trio Diskaholics Anonymous Trio Flageolet, Sax (Tenor), Composer
2001 Hidros One Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Mixing, Conductor, Flageolet, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Mastering, Fluteophone, Composer
2001 Inscape: Tableaux Barry Guy Saxophone
2001 She Knows... The Thing Producer, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone)
2001 Soul Gul 3 Producer
2001 Standing Wave Sten Sandell Trio Liner Notes
2001 The Thing The Thing Producer, Primary Artist, Sax (Alto), Sax (Tenor), Composer
2001 Walk, Stop, Look and Walk [Live] LSB Producer
2000 Battuto John Corbett Primary Artist, Flute, Sax (Tenor), Fluteophone
2000 I Wonder If I Was Screaming The AALY Trio Producer, Sax (Alto), Sax (Tenor)
2000 Port Huron Picnic Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Main Personnel, Flute, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone)
2000 The Spectrum Between David Grubbs Sax (Tenor), Fluteophone
2000 Windows: The Music of Steve Lacy Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Producer, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Flute Saxophone, Fluteophone, Composer
2000 Xylophonen Virtuosen Jim O'Rourke Flute, Sax (Tenor), Fluteophone, Primary Artist
1999 34-2 Vario Saxophone
1999 Apertura David Grubbs Primary Artist, Sax (Tenor), Fluteophone
1999 I'm Sick About My Hat John Corbett Guest Artist
1999 Live at the Glenn Miller Café The AALY Trio Reeds, Sax (Alto), Sax (Tenor), Composer
1999 One To (Two) Günter Christmann Producer, Additional Personnel, Saxophone, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Quel Bordel Christian Falk Saxophone
1999 Sticky Tongues & Kitchen Knives Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Producer, Composer, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Baritone, Fluteophone
1999 Stone/Water Peter Brötzmann Tentet Sax (Tenor), Fluteophone
1999 The Education of Lars Jerry Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Producer
1999 Three Rocks and a Pine Peter Brötzmann Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone)
1998 98 Duets Jeb Bishop Reeds, Performer, Primary Artist
1998 Background Music Guillermo Gregorio Sax (Tenor), Fluteophone, Composer, Primary Artist
1998 Gryffgryffgryffs: The 1996 Radio Sweden Concert Guy-Gustafsson-Strid Trio Primary Artist, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Performer, Composer
1998 Parrot Fish Eye Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Producer, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone), Multi Instruments
1998 Standing Together George Benson Composer
1998 Stumble The AALY Trio Flute, Sax (Tenor), Fluteophone, Composer
1998 The Chicago Octet/Tentet Peter Brötzmann Tentet Sax (Baritone), Fluteophone, Composer
1997 Frogging Mats Gustafsson / Barry Guy Primary Artist, Producer, Flute, Flageolet, Saxophone, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Composer
1997 Instant Discoveries, Nr. 5, The Field Recordings: Live In Holland '97 Misha Mengelberg Saxophone, Sax (Baritone)
1997 Lennart Two Slices Of Acoustic Car Saxophone, Sax (Baritone)
1997 Mouth Eating Trees and Related Activities Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Composer, Mixing, Photography, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Performer, Flute Saxophone, Fluteophone
1996 Batuto Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone)
1996 Concert in Berlin 1996 Georg Graewe Sax (Tenor), Fluteophone
1996 Hidden in the Stomach The AALY Trio Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Composer
1996 Impropositions Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone)
1996 Improvisors Jaap Blonk / Mats Gustafsson / Michael Zerang Primary Artist, Composer, Engineer, Flute, Flageolet, Saxophone, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Flugelhorn
1996 Joel Futterman & Kidd Jordan Quintet: Qui? Joel Futterman Producer, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Performer
1996 Live at Fasching Gush Saxophone, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Fluteophone
1996 Live in Tampere Gush Flute, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Fluteophone
1996 Opus Apus Anders Jormin Primary Artist, Flute, Saxophone, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Fluteophone, Composer
1996 Upgrade & Afterlife Gastr del Sol Saxophone, Sax (Baritone)
1995 Blow Horn FJF Producer, Composer, Flageolet, Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Flugelhorn
1995 For Don Cherry Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone), Performer
1995 You Forget to Answer Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Producer, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Performer, Fluteophone
1994 Gushwachs Gush / Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone)
1994 The Aeriel: A Journey In Sound Number Six Sax (Tenor)
1994 The Spirit of Milvus Milvus Christer Bo Bothen Saxophone, Sax (Baritone)
1993 A Night Like This Rebecka Törnqvist Flute
1993 Vario - 34 Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone), Performer
1992 Letters Sainkho Namtchylak Guest Artist, Engineer, Sax (Baritone), Composer
1992 Sometimes Crosswise Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone), Performer
1991 Dolphins, Dolphins, Dolphins Per Henrik Wallin Composer, Primary Artist, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone), Performer
1991 Nothing to Read Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone), Performer
1990 From Things to Sounds Gush Composer, Flute, Saxophone, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Performer, Unknown Contributor Role
1990 Try Me Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone), Performer
1989 Sounds: Contemporary Swedish Improvised Music Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone), Performer
1989 The Aerial No. 6 Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone), Performer
1989 Tjo och Tjim Gush Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone)
1988 Now or Never Sten Sandell Saxophone, Sax (Baritone)
1988 Of If: Best of Improvised Friday Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone), Performer
1988 Saw Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist, Composer, Saxophone, Sax (Baritone)
1975 Waves From Albert Ayler Mount Everest Trio Reissue Producer, Liner Notes
(Fake) The Facts Dieb13 / Mats Gustafsson / Martin Siewert Primary Artist
Abet?! (7IN) Ab Baars / Mats Gustafsson / Paal Nilssen-Love / Ken Vandermark Primary Artist
Amphi/Radio Rondo Barry Guy New Orchestra Saxophone, Fluteophone, Group Member
Anguish Anguish Sax (Tenor), Electronics, Group Member, Composer
Baro 101 Messele Asmamaw / Mats Gustafsson / Paal Nilssen-Love Primary Artist
But a Cry of Pain Rolls Up a Mountain Mats Gustafsson / Fred Lonberg-Holm Primary Artist
Falling & Five Other Failings Mats Gustafsson / Christof Kurzmann Primary Artist
Long Story Short: Curated by Peter Brötzmann Electronics, Primary Artist, Reeds
Love Everything Mariam the Believer Saxophone
On the Other Side of Light The New Alchemy Saxophone, Saxophone Arrangement
Pipeline Pipeline Producer, Sax (Tenor), Mastering
Slide Away Mats Gustafsson Primary Artist
Staffan Harde Staffan Harde Producer, Translation
The Ex at the Bimhaus (1991 - 2015) The Ex Saxophone
The Hands Fire! Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Sax (Bass), Electronics, Group Member
Tr!o Günter Christmann / Mats Gustafsson / Paul Lovens Primary Artist, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Baritone), Fluteophone, Composer
Volume 1: Inhale Luft Flageolet, Clarinet, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor), Sax (Baritone), Fluteophone
While the Wind Mixes the Playing Cards of Polite Faces Mats Gustafsson / Luca Tommaso Mai Primary Artist
Whispers From The Forests, Screams From The Mountains Performer