Tag Archives: noise

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Supynes Festival 2013 - Less is More

The summer flows and nostalgia visits everyone (in Europe), who is waiting for the first significant open-air festivals with all their different microclimates and ideologies. Each person, who adores nature’s asylum, campfire atmosphere and proper music echoing in the distance knows, that vitality, friendly community and thrilling performances create a real magic, a balance of mind and body. No matter which music style you enjoy mostly, the most important things in festivals are your desire to be free and happy, … More

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Cezary Gapik - The Sum Of Disappearing Sounds

Cezary Gapik (also known as CEZAR) is a Polish performer of drone, abstract and experimental music, currently living and producing in Częstochowa. Affected of music creation in 1980 while being an animator of local punk rock bands, he studied the evolution of computer, was making music and right now he has released more than 30 individual works. Thus he assuredly stands among the best Eastern European intellectual musicians. Cezary also participates in such bands as QG/GQ and Sub Spa where … More

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A Death Cinematic - The New World

A Death Cinematic is solo noise, drone project located in the USA. Artist is active since 2008 and has released 5 albums on labels such as Small Doses, Dead Accents and his own imprint Simple Box Construction. By using guitar, it’s amplifiers, musical effects and computer he explores and develops his own musical identity. “The New World” is a melancholic album which consists of 6 sentimental compositions. Released as limited edition of 150 hand-made CD copies by Simple Box Construction. … More

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Cezary Gapik - Contrast I & Vanishing

Cezary Gapik (also known as CEZAR) is a Polish performer of drone, abstract and experimental music. Affected of music creation in 1980 while being an animator of local punk rock bands, he studied the evolution of computer made music and right now he has released more than 30 individual works and assuredly stands among the Eastern European academic musicians. Cezary also participates in such bands as QG/GQ and Sub Spa where he expands his productivity and creativeness. “Contrast I” is … More

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Pierre Henry - a founder of musique concrète

The experimental French composer Pierre Henry is famous for being among the pivotal forces behind the development of musique concrete. After his trainings at the Paris Conservatoire at the age of ten (piano studies under Nadia Boulanger, percussion under Felix Passerone and the classes of Olivier Messiaen), Pierre Henry become the first formally educated musician to devote his energies to the electronic medium. httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1uVCYL8zVBk This documentary, directed by Eric Darmon, traces Pierre Henry‘s development of a new sound that shocked … More

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Mechanical organisms of Zimoun

Zimoun is an artist from Switzerland who is famous for his sound sculptures and installations that have genuine modern and minimalistic sense. He has exhibited in more than 22 countries across the globe and got 8 international awards. By using mechanical devices, cardboard boxes and wires he transforms his works into visual futuristic abstractions and sonic chaos. In the context of minimalist artists of the 21th century his name is distinguished for his esthetic harmonizing of visual components to perfection. … More

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Ernestas Sadau - "About Lucifer"

Tracklist 01| Desiderii Margiris – Deadbeat 1 02| Bad Sector – Track 10 03| Dimeth Trip – Tilia 04| Eraldo Bernocchi & Blackfilm – 1996 Chronicles 05| Ben Frost – Peter Venkman Pt.I 06| Maldur Atai – Let’s play no rules 07| Converter – Down Here 08| Vasha Dai – Apie Liuciferi 8 dalis (About Lucifer, part 8) Musician from twilight. Sounds from Tartarus don’t mean darkness in music – it is like a protest against tiring light of horizon. … More

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Tim Hecker - Ravedeath, 1972

Timothy D. Hecker, is a “cathedral” electronic music composer and virtuoso of sound, who was born in Canada. After upholding and presenting ambient, drone, noise, abstract and experimental sounds in academic plane more that decade, he released his seventh solo album “Ravedeath, 1972” in the Kranky record company. White emotions, breathtaking sight-views and parallel worlds sinks one in the distances of subconsciousness. It is both worth for listening and worth for nib. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EE9mT4JaW_0 Album contains 12 compositions recorded in the … More

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Four Kings

Dedicated for searchers. It is like a musical poker when one is having four kings in hands. And so here it comes for your judgment four kings which are sorted according to their color and sign. Hearts – The Human Instinct “Midnight Sun” 1970 httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VovO2R8ird8 Blues rock, psychedelic, masculine and emotional work with the smell of hippies era. While listening you can feel like being in Woodstock without any difficulties – the feeling of your travel through illusions of LSD … More

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S13 Redubtor podcast 05

Tracklist 01| Prurient & Kevin Drumm – First Memory Of Pain / Hospital Productions 02| Demdike Stare – Leptonic Matter / Modern Love 03| Autechre – paralel Suns / Warp Records 04| Fennesz – City Of Light / Touch 05| BJ Nilsen – Gravity Station / Touch 06| Chris Abrahams – Bird And Wasps / Room40 07| Tim Hecker – Radio Spiricom / Kranky 08| Anduin – Our Future Is A Debt / SMTG Limited 09| The North Sea – … More