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Lutnahimat . Erosions

Lutnahimat . Erosions

Lutnahimat is a London-based project, formed in 2002 by composer/sound sculptor Ian S. After studying music technology in London, Ian has experimented with numerous acoustic instruments including strings, woodwind, brass free-reed and prepared instruments. Not wholly satisfied with the sounds available, he has also built several electronic instruments from scratch and created a variety of recordin... Read More »

dirac . phon

dirac . phon

phon is dirac’s third studio record and consists only of one track lasting for over 40 minutes. the whole production was done by dirac themselves, from mixing & mastering to layouting. an astonishing monument of dirac’s musical philosophy and sound. peter kutin: guitar, electronics florian kindlinger: electronics daniel lercher: electronics myspace Dense Promotions 2194 If you enjoyed ... Read More »

Vincent Bergeron . Forecast Proof

Vincent Bergeron . Forecast Proof

Composition by Vincent Bergeron and collaborators, Viveka Eriksson and Frédéric Szymanski. Visit the link on my name for more info. As a composer, I am really happy about the diversity of this album, the instrumentations as usual, but also the tempos, the different lengths and the feeling that a listener can feel. It was a busy year, with two albums. It does take me quite a long time for every a... Read More »

NON GROUP . (appropriation)

NON GROUP . (appropriation)

non group is mathew mullane photograph by perlyn g. bunyi If you enjoyed this post, make sure you subscribe to the RSS feed!... Read More »

Massimo Magee : SEVEN SOLOS

Massimo Magee : SEVEN SOLOS

Seven completely improvised solos on strictly acoustic instruments. [AR11] Seven Solos is being released as a physical object – a CD-R in a slim DVD case with full original artwork (jacket + CD-R label) by Massimo Magee, with an authentic handmade charm. The price is US$10, and it will be handled through PayPal. If you would like to get a copy of this, the first (and possibly last, we’ll see h... Read More »

LAWRENCE ENGLISH : A COLOUR FOR AUTUMN

LAWRENCE ENGLISH : A COLOUR FOR AUTUMN

(12K1052) If an artist releases a lot, its never easy to say in what order things were recorded and thus its difficult to pinpoint the development. Last week we reviewed ‘It’s Up To Us To Live’, which has no recording dates on it, this week its ‘A Colour For Autumn’, which is recorded between 2007 and 2009, but listening to the music the one from last week was finishe... Read More »

praed : the muesli man

praed : the muesli man

[stream]http://www.squidco.com/mp3/Squidco/praedBambiBambiEdit.mp3[/stream] cs120 Without making too much of the correlation, it’s likely that the filmic involvement shared by Beirut-based bassist and electronics manipulator Raed Yassin and electric bassist and clarinetist Paed Conca from Bern – the duo Praed – combine to make The Muesli Man one of the most sonically cinematic recent release... Read More »

Mark Applebaum : The Bible without God

Mark Applebaum : The Bible without God

  Mark Applebaum The Bible without God label: Innova Recordings ref: Innova 649:2CD year: 2006 players: Various Indirect homage to the Cage-Tudor-Cunningham ethos through a series of pieces performed by the composer on various electroacoustic sound-sculptures occasionally joined by an ensemble of acoustic instruments. Random practices and preparations, found objects, electronics, processing a... Read More »

SynC : Parallel Lines

SynC : Parallel Lines

  SynC Parallel Lines label: Celestial Harmonies ref: Celestial Harmonies 13265-2 year: 2005 players: Michael Atherton (ancient and contemporary acoustic instruments) and Garth Paine (electronics) Live electroacoustic pieces concerned with bridging the gap between acoustics and electronics through various processes and interaction fusing both ?old and new- mediums. Piezas de electroacstica en... Read More »

Rodrigo Sigal : Manifiesto

Rodrigo Sigal : Manifiesto

  Rodrigo Sigal Manifiesto label: Ciem ref: Ciem006 year: 1998 players: Rodrigo Sigal Acoustic instruments, processing, electronics, field recordings and concrete elements as raw material for original compositions weaving an imaginary fabric of impressions and colours, instants and voyages in portraits where coherence comes from tone colour. Instrumentos acsticos, procesado, electrnica, graba... Read More »

Rodrigo Sigal : Space Within

Rodrigo Sigal : Space Within

  Rodrigo Sigal Space Within label: Ciem ref: Ciem007 year: 2004 players: Rodrigo Sigal Situated in a hybrid territory, these electroacoustic pieces are sprinkled with references to popular music, concrete elements, abstract noise or, alternatively, they develop studies of acoustic instruments through live/studio processing. An ongoing dialogue along the frontier, walking the thin line betwee... Read More »

Process #1

Process #1

[stream]http://www.archive.org/download/ns33/01-process-untitled.mp3[/stream] Process is a polymorphic (they always play in different staff) improvisation band from Krakow / Poland. This time they are: Holubowski on accordion, Nazarewicz on flute, Drewniany on electronics, Mazur(core member) on bass guitar. They play thick and deep combination of unprocessed acoustic instruments and electronics. D... Read More »