A fairly random very-early-morning/very-late-night purchase of mine led to this discovery: a self-titled and self-released cassette by Anode from 1979. An incredible mix of field recording, tape effects, proto-electro and drone which has baffled me for the last week – mostly because it sounds incredibly contemporary. Sections (like the last 6 minutes of ‘Trips North…’) […]
A recent (2005) 7″ by Enore Zaffiri which accompanied the Italian magazine Miele and limited to 125 copies. Riverberazioni Sonore collects two contemporary pieces by Zaffiri (two variations of the eponymous track from 1998) and an older document – ‘The Dark Lady’ from 1973. The former pair of tracks are pieces of percussion and tuned […]
What was intended to be a show of contemporary classical ending up having nothing particularly classical about it. Call it an exercise in serialism.
1) Frederic Rzewski – ‘Coming Together’ – Attica / Coming Together / Les Moutons De Panurge – United States – 1974
Two versions of this piece appear below. The second and more recent version […]