The Ex guitarist known for his thrilling collaborations as an improviser explores the many sides of his unusual guitar style here on his debut solo. An exciting varied & challenging collection of 15 tracks. from melodic solo guitar pieces to noise.
Using ﾓglass, metal, suling , electronics, programming, space, body, and power `Threat Level Charlie` reveals meanings being sounds. Recorded in several different locations, then edited together later to form the composition. LTD 1000.
A selection of pieces by the great musical pioneer Robert Ashley performed by the Dutch ensemble MAE. Some of the works were especially written for the ensemble in the last few years, and have never been recorded before, namely the title work 'Tap Dancing In The Sand' featuring Ashley's voice and 'Hidden Similarities'. Other works presented on the CD are 'Outcome Inevitable', 'In Memoriam Esteban Gomez' and 'She Was A Visitor'.
F/the hum, jangle, & drone of Dublab`s Matthew David vs the 3AM wind tunnel jams of Ron Stivers` Dank Chamber project. Both focus on tape manipulation, field recordings, drones & loops, but take them in wildly different directions. LTD handmade cassettes.
Using text from newspaper articles and radio broadcasts by one journalist, spoken word artist Anne James Chaton chooses a portrait out of his series of 100, and sets it to music. "Le Journaliste" combines voice recordings with multilayered soundscapes by guitarist Andy Moor.
"Moor has a beautiful sound and his playing is very to the point. He paints fantastic abstract musical textures that go very well together with the voicework by Chaton. In a piece like "Frequencies" with extreme manipulations, it becomes hard to distinguish who is doing what. A very satisfying work of conceptual art." (Vital Weekly)
A collaborative project by Joe Gilmore and Alex Peverett is a selection of compositions focusing on a subtle, delicate use of acoustic & synthetic sound in both abstract & linear form. Acoustic events flutter about the stereo field in spiral patterns.
DC delivers late-night scrape & drone jams evoking trains, travel, & isolation. Jubilee Singers are gospel, folk, noise beat urchins w/sparse, processed living room jams build to full blown peaking on acid at sunrise at Joshua Tree moments. LTD cassette.
Recorded in a bunker on New Zealandﾒs North Island. Attracted by the echoing quality of sounds in the bunkerﾒs cave-like confines. It is a virtual extra instrument, & cavernous echo enrobes these fractured drones in a unifying thread.