Archive for August, 2016

Review: Sote – Hyper-urban

Dazzling electronic collage from Tehran. Rhythm will find a way to exist, even when starved of conventional resources.

Review: Elif Yalvaç – CloudScapes

Six rare cloud types, painted in sound via vaporous contours of frequency and velocity.

Review: Ordre Etern – Revolució Soterrada

Stifled noise from Barcelona. Strength of mind presses against the weight of civil obedience and bodily fatigue.

Review: The Overtone Ensemble – S/T

Shrill metallic microtones. A restless junction of collision and consequence.

Review: Mammoth Ulthana – Particular Factors

Earthly percussive resonances, puppeteered by the higher self.

Interview: Bechdel

A conversation with the organiser behind Brighton’s bi-monthly, female-focused event series for experimental sound.

Review: Brian Case – Tense Nature

12 petri dish specimens of slowly mutating loop.

Review: Architeuthis Rex – Stilbon Is Dead

A teetering tower of drone, rhythm and insatiable curiosity.

Live: Full Of Noises Archive Night #1 – Howlround + Ingrid Plum + Sybella Perry & Iain Woods + Helen Petts

Misplaced voices, memories by the shoreline, tape machine séance. Cumbria’s Full Of Noises festival presents a night of experiments and suspended understanding.

Review: Juan Antonio Nieto + Metek – Umber

Painting landscapes with different shades of emptiness.