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New podcast in Crónica: Arciv ev Noise

New podcast in Crónica: Arciv ev Noise

Arciv ev Noise is Filip Appel, an artist living in ?ód?. Among other pieces, he recorded “maintenant” with the Enough Rec. label and he created original pieces for dance performances at the Lodz Theatre and the Poznan Theatre. He has recorded with Baublis and Limmatau, working on both his own and on group projects. He also plays and performs with K. Novotny, under the sobriquet Mavky.... Read More »

New release in Crónica: Siebzehn bis ∞

New release in Crónica: Siebzehn bis ∞

siebzehn bis ? is tied with the previous work eins bis sechzehn, recorded within the ruins of a hotel complex at the Croatian coast in 2011 and released in 2012. These ruins situated in the Župa Dubrova?ka area are silent witnesses of once mono-functionally used areas resembling each other by their interchangeability and absence of history. Massive holiday resorts — typical Heterotopian spaces ... Read More »

New podcast in Crónica: Gintas K

New podcast in Crónica: Gintas K

Gintas K live at Culture Cafe, Kaunas, 16 February 2015, performing a reinterpretation of the Lithuanian anthem in Lithuania’s independence day. About: Crónica is a media-label based in Porto, Portugal, Europe. The Crónica media-label project was founded by Pedro Almeida, Miguel Carvalhais, João Cruz, Lia, Pedro Tudela & Paulo Vinhas, and has its roots in an online operation whose URL con... Read More »

New release in Crónica: Attilio Novellino & Saverio Rosi’s “Lanificio Leo”

New release in Crónica: Attilio Novellino & Saverio Rosi’s “Lanificio Leo”

This work is the result of field recording sessions made by Attilio Novellino and Saverio Rosi in August of 2013 at the woolen mill “Leo”, the oldest textile factory active in Calabria, founded in 1873 in Soveria Mannelli (Catanzaro). Currently managed by Emilio Leo, this company is one of the most significant cases of company-museum in Italy and was the winner of the Guggenheim Management Cul... Read More »

New podcast in Crónica: Luís Antero

New podcast in Crónica: Luís Antero

Live recording of Luís Antero’s performance at Natal dos Experimentais 2013, December 13 at Passos Manuel, Porto. Performance with manipulated field recordings of the watch and bell of the “Torre da Paz” (tower of peace) at the village of Benfeita (Arganil) and with the millstone of the water mill of São Gião (Oliveira do Hospital). About: Crónica is a media-label based in Porto, Portuga... Read More »

New release in Crónica: Monty Adkins’s “Unfurling Streams”

New release in Crónica: Monty Adkins’s “Unfurling Streams”

Unfurling Streams is a series of compositions based on recordings of percussion instruments made by Jonny Axelsson and Monty Adkins with photographs and artwork by Stephen Harvey. The work is inspired by a line by e.e. cummings, “for whatever we lose (like a you or a me), it’s always our self we find in the sea.” In Unfurling Streams, the ‘stream’ reflects life—something continually fl... Read More »

New release in Crónica: Porcje Rosołowe’s “Insects 4-7”

New release in Crónica: Porcje Rosołowe’s “Insects 4-7”

Porcje Roso?owe is the Polish duo of Lech Nienartowicz and Mateusz Wysocki (a.k.a. Fischerle). Their sound pieces dedicated to insects play on the idea of reversed field recording. Instead of featuring actual recordings, Nienartowicz and Wysocki use digital tools to create complex and hyperrealistic micro worlds. Porcje Roso?owe started by combining glitch elements with free improvisation, but wit... Read More »

New podcast in Crónica: Gintas K & Gys

New podcast in Crónica: Gintas K & Gys

Live recording of the performance at the Titanic gallery, Vilnius, 12 February 2015, at the exhibition “12 photography theses” by Gytis Skudžinskas (Gys) where Gintas K replayed/reinterpreted sounds from the exhibition. Gintas K & Gys Download here or subscribe to the podcast in iTunes. About: Crónica is a media-label based in Porto, Portugal, Europe. The Crónica media-label project was... Read More »

Two new releases: Alexander Rishaug’s “Ma.Org Pa.Git” and “Ma.Org Pa.Git Re.Mx”

Two new releases: Alexander Rishaug’s “Ma.Org Pa.Git” and “Ma.Org Pa.Git Re.Mx”

Crónica is very happy to announce two new releases by Alexander Rishaug, the limited-edition LP “Ma.Org Pa.Git” and the remix album “Ma.Org Pa.Git Re.Mx” both now available from Crónica and cronica.bandcamp.com. Ma.Org Pa.Git is the fifth solo release from Norwegian sound artist and experimental musician Alexander Rishaug, exploring the space, the acoustics and the mechanics of a church ... Read More »

New podcast in Crónica: Savvas Metaxas

New podcast in Crónica: Savvas Metaxas

Senza is based on a collection of sounds recorded in various places and in different periods of time. It is a form of sound-documentation of events. The track is divided into five parts, a train journey, a game with sound-marbles in a place near the sea, a ride with a bicycle, a homemade drum kit made of casseroles, and moving furniture in various tones. Born and raised in Thessaloniki, Metaxas is... Read More »

New podcast in Crónica: Now Cut + Emmanuel Mieville

New podcast in Crónica: Now Cut + Emmanuel Mieville

Now Cut is the french duo of Stéphanie Briand and Phiippe Desclais, focusing on self made instruments, of metal and prepared guitar, filers, oscillators, contact microphones. Paris-born composer Emmanuel Mieville studied sound engineering in a film school and musique concrète at the famous GRM. He has previously released “Concret-Sens“ in Crónica. Download here or subscribe to the podcast i... Read More »