lunedì 27 novembre 2017

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LES LAPLACIENS - 1997 (floppy disk) : release celebrating twenty years of recordings and sound discoveries. A collage of fragments extracted from some cassettes recorded in 1997. A testimony of a time when everything seemed more beautiful and simpler.
The photos show places and objects never forgotten, protagonists of the sound travels created at the time. Taken in 2017 with Game Boy Camera, printed with Game Boy Printer and photocopied.
20 copies, each is unique.

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DEPRAVED SENSITIVITY - untitled (C18) : another eerie tape of demented noise solo; one side is cut-and-paste from deranged internet sources, and outrageous noises mocking sordid italian magazines and ripped radio tunes...side B is lo-fi crackling noises coming from an exhausted computer, tapes and contact mics... Another piece of nothing coming from the soul of the driest marshes here around....
Edition of 30, recycled sprayed tapes...

martedì 3 ottobre 2017

lonktaar063


OTTAVEN - sequenze per raffigurazioni mentali #2 (C30) : portion of a large collection of recordings and sound sessions recorded in Palermo / Italy (pre-announced in six episodes), this tape features two moments of noise-electronic minimalism with a strong and inspired focus on shifting pulses and low frequencies..
Ottaven is the long-standing solo project of Giovanni Donadin (aka Canedicoda) already active in the music scene for over a decade in several projects and bands like With Love, Magic Towers, LagoMorto, Nastro Mortal and more ...
Fluo-green tape and silk-screened case, limited to 51 copies.

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MELTING MIND - oblivion (C60) : this obscure project is kinda of total absurd impro radioectomy of tape machines, tape loops and average experimental sounds! Buzzling springs of watered clarinets, gurgling Farfisa lines, and other unrecognizable ones clang and melt in two rumbling sessions....
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personnel // Matteo Poggi, Virginia Genta, David Vanzan, Gabriele Gotini, and Michele Mazzani
(Gelba+Jooklo Duo+Videobasic !!)
Limited to 66 copies,, silkscreened tapes (mostly Chrome, Cobalt, Uniaxial, Type II), and one insert included.


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TAPE LOOP EXTRAVAGANTIA /  an introduction to tape loops: one tape to mangle + a silk-screened inlay purchases instructions to up to three different tape loops!

sabato 9 settembre 2017

lonktaar61



EUGENIO LUCIANO - Rien (C20) : A very active on the weird italian side is Eugenio L (eugenoise) he used to plan great house shows in Brussels lately (Housewives Coffe Break), and now based in Stockholm... Once last year we were hiking through some Apeninnes paths together and we decided to do a repress of a graphic novel by himself titled "Rien". It consist of a 30 pages comic + a tape meant to be listened during the reading experience.
Limited to 64 pieces.

here you can find more infos on the release, and listen to a sample.


giovedì 13 luglio 2017

lonktaar60


PARASHI - the fifth Rome (C46) : welcome to the acrobatic and dreamy world of Mike Griffin!! Currently part of the great NY impro ensemble Burnt Hills, he also runs Skell rec., with many good tapes on his catalog...Here we can experience some exquisite visions, where deformed tapes and other improbable instruments constitute a bestiary of squeazy sounds and sordid rhythms, descending into an epic voyage of synthy madness and melancholic gold aura! Fuckin'!!
36 copies , with insert.