Category Archives: Experimental

Andrea Taeggi ~ Noméri—Tere

In 2016, Matmos explored the sonic possibilities of a washing machine on Ultimate Care II.  In 2018, Andrea Taeggi does the same with the piano.  Noméri — Tere is less of what one might expect from a piano album and more of what

Andrea Taeggi ~ Noméri—Tere

In 2016, Matmos explored the sonic possibilities of a washing machine on Ultimate Care II.  In 2018, Andrea Taeggi does the same with the piano.  Noméri — Tere is less of what one might expect from a piano album and more of what

Psychological Strategy Board ~ Penny Slinger: Out of the Shadows

It’s rare that a debut act is asked to score a feature film, and rarer still that such an act surpasses expectations.  This is the case with Psychological Strategy Board, a duo comprised of Paul Snowdon (Time Attendant) and Maybury.  The

Psychological Strategy Board ~ Penny Slinger: Out of the Shadows

It’s rare that a debut act is asked to score a feature film, and rarer still that such an act surpasses expectations.  This is the case with Psychological Strategy Board, a duo comprised of Paul Snowdon (Time Attendant) and Maybury.  The

Gianluca Favaron ~ Variations (Fragments of Evanescent Memories)

This isn’t the first time Gianluca Favaron has shared a fascination with fragments; the word also graced his 2014 EP Fragments and Flows.  The word offers an apt summation of his music: broken pieces salvaged and turned into art, like stained glass.  One

Gianluca Favaron ~ Variations (Fragments of Evanescent Memories)

This isn’t the first time Gianluca Favaron has shared a fascination with fragments; the word also graced his 2014 EP Fragments and Flows.  The word offers an apt summation of his music: broken pieces salvaged and turned into art, like stained glass.  One

YoshimiO / Susie Ibarra / Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe ~ Flower of Sulphur

There’s something doubly poetic about the term Flower of Sulphur: on one hand, there’s the striking association between sulphur as integral to certain repellent smells and a flower, and on the other hand, there’s the chemical meaning, which refers to

YoshimiO / Susie Ibarra / Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe ~ Flower of Sulphur

There’s something doubly poetic about the term Flower of Sulphur: on one hand, there’s the striking association between sulphur as integral to certain repellent smells and a flower, and on the other hand, there’s the chemical meaning, which refers to

The League of Assholes ~ IM PEACH The Sequel

Today ~ this very moment, at the time of publication ~ approximately a million American youth are marching in Washington and other locations around the country, protesting the inability of the United States President and Congress to protect their lives.

The League of Assholes ~ IM PEACH The Sequel

Today ~ this very moment, at the time of publication ~ approximately a million American youth are marching in Washington and other locations around the country, protesting the inability of the United States President and Congress to protect their lives.

2018 Spring Music Preview ~ Experimental

Some of the most creative sounds come from this section, ranging from the intriguing to the out of this world.  This season’s crop includes improvisation, electro-acoustic works and all-out noise.  If you’re in the mood to hear something a bit

2018 Spring Music Preview ~ Experimental

Some of the most creative sounds come from this section, ranging from the intriguing to the out of this world.  This season’s crop includes improvisation, electro-acoustic works and all-out noise.  If you’re in the mood to hear something a bit

Pecking at Borders with Corvo Records

Corvo Records‘ mission is best expressed by the label’s animated logo: a black vinyl disc blinking beside a record player’s arm. As Corvo’s owner Wendelin Büchler explains, the icon shares the profile of a black-faced bird (in Italian, corvo means crow):

Pecking at Borders with Corvo Records

Corvo Records‘ mission is best expressed by the label’s animated logo: a black vinyl disc blinking beside a record player’s arm. As Corvo’s owner Wendelin Büchler explains, the icon shares the profile of a black-faced bird (in Italian, corvo means crow):