The Squid's Ear Magazine

  Rapid SSL

  PayPal

  Mastercard

  Visa

  Discover

  American Express



© 2002-2016, Squidco LLC

Triple CD of electro-acoustic improvisers The Hub (Bischoff/Brown/Perkis/&c), a document covering 3 decades of activity with photos, tech diagrams and writings.
 

Hub, The
Boundary Layer

Hub, The: Boundary Layer (Tzadik)
Label: Tzadik    
Released in: USA    


"A new recording by the band that pioneered laptop ensembles over twenty years ago coupled with an historic overview of their recordings, unreleased tracks and video clips of the band in performance. Functioning in the West Coast tradition of composer as instrument builder-redefining music from the ground up-The Hub makes music using electronic and digital systems of their own devising. A natural extension of the late 1970's ensemble the League of Automatic Music Composers, the group has performed worldwide over the past two decades and continues to break new ground in the ever-growing laptop medium.

This is the definitive document of this important west coast collective and contains recordings covering three decades of activity. Most of this material is being issued here for the first time, much of it has been unavailable for years, and all of it is some of the most imaginative and compelling electronic music ever made. This specially priced 3 CD set includes a deluxe booklet with photos, technical diagrams and written testaments by group members and collaborators giving new insights and historical perspective to one of the most infamous electronic ensembles since Musica Elettronica Viva."-Tzadik




Read more about this item
The Squid
At The Squid's Ear!




See all items in the Tzadik category



Related Categories of Interest:

Tzadik

Electro-Acoustic
Electro-Acoustic Improv
Staff Picks & Recommended Items
Sextet Recordings



Search for other titles on the Tzadik label.


Other Recommended Releases:
Kesten, Christian & Mark Trayle / Annette Krebs
Berlin series No. 2
(Another Timbre)



Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought:
MIJ (Jim Holberg)
Yodeling Astrologer
(ESP)
Transatlantic Swing
Works For Piano
(Hat [now] ART)
Louri / Mossolov / Protopopov / Roslavetz
Soviet Avant-Garde I
(Hat [now] ART)
Demand, Sascha / Hannes Wienert
Sirenen & Bluten
(Creative Sources)
Zorn, John Bar Kokhba Sextet
Lucifer: The Book Of Angels Volume 10
(Tzadik)
Zorn, John
The Dreamers
(Tzadik)
Braxton, Anthony / Morris, Joe
4 Improvisations (Duets) 2007
(Clean Feed)
My Cat Is An Alien / Keiji Haino
Cosmic Debris, Vol.III
(Opax)
Friedlander, Erik
Volac: Book Of Angels Volume 8
(Tzadik)
Various Artists
Oregone
(Oregone)
Gregorio, Guillermo
Degrees Of Iconicity
(Hat [now] ART)
Gregorio, Guillermo / Gustafsson, Mats / Nordeson, Kjell
Background Music
(Hatology)
Graves, Milford with Morgan, Sunny
Percussion Ensemble
(ESP)
Price: $21.00
Out of Stock
Special Order
If ordered we
expect to ship within:
4 weeks



**Adding this out of stock item to your basket with other in stock items may delay shipping or incur additional shipping charges.

Quantity:

Shipping Weight: 8.00 units

Quantity in Basket: None





Product Information:

UPC: 702397805021

Label: Tzadik
Catalog ID: TZA-CD-8050
Squidco Product Code: 9451

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2008
Country: USA
Packaging: 3 CDs in a jewel tray box
Personnel:

John Bischoff-computers, electronic Instruments

Chris Brown-computers, electronic Instruments

Tim Perkis-computers, electronic Instruments

Mark Trayle-computers, electronic Instruments

Scot Gresham-Lancaster-computers, electronic Instruments

Phil Stone-computers, electronic Instruments

Highlight an artist name or instrument above
and click here to Search


Track Listing:

Disc 1:



   Polling



1. Perry Mason in East Germany

2. Rol'Em

3. The Minister of Pitch

4. Vini

5. Hot Pig

6. Peyote

7. Falling Edge

8. Dovetail

9. Farabi

10. Borrowing and Stealing

11. Whackers

12. Simple Degradation

13. Wave Junction



Disc 2:



   Pushing



1. Crybaby

2. Hub X 6

3. Waxlips I

4. Stuck Note

5. Wheelies

6. Waxlips II

7. The Glass Hand

8. Hertz Donut

9. Vex



Disc 3:



   Boundary Layer



1. Tesla Sync

2. Hot Potato

3. Cut to Ribbons

4. Lou Drift

5. Pins & Splits

6. Boss

7. Noosphere