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Preliminary Saturation (Wouter Jaspers / Steffan de Turck): Summer Breeze [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Muzan Editions
Product Code: 31065
Catalog Code: MEDS056
Country: Japan
 
Price: $9.95



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Two large works of sound from frequent collaborators, Dutch sound artist and experimenter Steffan de Turck (aka Staplerfahrer) and Netherlands sonic innovator Wouter Jaspers, the first piece contrasting music-box synthetic melodies with deep drone and noise; the second a dark work of haunting properties that evolves to a spectral whisper of submerged voice.


Garcia, Violeta / Emilie Girard-Charest: Impermanence

Label: Inexhaustible Editions/Tour De Bras
Product Code: 31060
Catalog Code: ie-041/tdb90049
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Slippery confluence to taut string friction in the duo of Argentinian cellist & improviser Violeta Garcia and Quebec cellist Emilie Girard-Charest, both bringing impressive improvisational resumes and classical grounding to their uniquely informed dialogs, heard in a five part album exploring a remarkable range of technical skill and expression.


Charuest, Yves / Benedict Taylor: Knotted Threads

Label: Inexhaustible Editions/Tour De Bras
Product Code: 31059
Catalog Code: ie-040/tdb90048
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Canadian saxophonist Yves Charuest and London-based violist Benedict Taylor found common ground in their first meetings in London in 2017, improvising together and performing at Mopomoso, Charuest then inviting Taylor to Montreal in the winter of 2019 for duo performances, leading to this excellent album of confidently fragile interaction and agile attention.


Ongon: In Dispersione [VINYL]

Label: Loup editions
Product Code: 31046
Catalog Code: LE 01 LP
Country: Italy
 
Price: $20.95



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Antonio Bertoni's solo Ongon project, trying to remove the mistreatment that the Moroccan Gnawa Music suffers due to the heavy western productions, as he performs on the trance-inducing bass instrument guimbri, his hypnotic and exotic music set into a rich weaving of electronics, samples and concrete synthesis built ad hoc by Bertoni himself; reference Natural Information Society.


Ongon: Exuvia [WHITE VINYL]

Label: Loup editions
Product Code: 31045
Catalog Code: LE 00 EP
Country: Italy
 
Price: $17.95



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String player Antonio Bertoni (Leo Records, Astral Sprits) in his solo Ongon project seeks to bring back the shamanic elements of Moroccan Gnawa Music, particularly using the trance-inducing bass instrument guimbri, his hypnotic and exotic music set into a rich weaving of electronics, samples and concrete synthesis built ad hoc by Bertoni himself.


Kahn, Jason: Infinity Suite [BOOK + CD]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 30658
Catalog Code: Editions 010
Country: Austria
 
Price: $21.95



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A 60 page book and CD from sound artist Jason Kahn, the audio composition representing an interconnected set of sound impressions focused on the Indian city of Varanasi, using field recordings of life on the street, the people, animals & music heard there, into the holy sites of the city, the school rooms, ending with a cremation and inevitable quiet at end of day.


Kahn, Jason: Days Falling [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 30657
Catalog Code: Editions 011
Country: Austria
 
Price: $32.95



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After riding through his city of Zurich to the Kunstraum Walcheturm studio in 2020, Jason Kahn was struck by the quiet aspects of the usually busy city, now quelled by pandemic; entering the studio feeling the desolation and strange sense of peacefulness in the midst of so much tragedy and suffering, he recorded these "songs" of passionate free vocal improvisations and acoustic guitar.


Schmickler, Marcus: Sky Dice / Mapping the Studio [VINYL w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Editions Mego
Product Code: 30542
Catalog Code: EMEGO 296LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $26.95



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Two major works designed for multi-channel sound projections from electronic composer Marcus Schmickler: "Sky Dice / Mapping the Studio", a work for ARP 2500, Publison DHM89B, Publison Infernal Machine and Computer, premiered at Donaueschinger Tage fur Neue Musik in 2018; "Fortuna Ribbon" a 6-part work based on spatial hearing and auditory otoacoustic distortions.


Kidambi, Amirtha / Matteo Liberatore: Neutral Love [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Astral Editions
Product Code: 30475
Catalog Code: AE019CS
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Vocalist Amirtha Kidambi (Elder Ones, Mary Halvorson's Code Girl) and guitarist/composer Matteo Liberatore create sonic environments and aural landscapes without using effects, slowly evolving their work so as to allow each utterance and sustaining note to be fully absorbed, their meditative and introspective works rewarding to the attentive listener.


Rue, Gryphon / Merche Blasco: North of the Future [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Astral Editions
Product Code: 30273
Catalog Code: AE012CS
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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A "document of sonic purging" from New York sound artists Merche Blasco and Gryphon Rue, a combination of compositions and electroacoustic improvisation using an unusual collection of instruments--EMS Synthi AKS, modular synth chain, harmonium, voice, percussion and musical saw--applied through diverse approaches to create inspired landscapes and curious constructions.


Denzler, Bertrand / Leo Dupleix: Plateaux

Label: albertineeditions
Product Code: 30261
Catalog Code: ae08
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Three works of rich harmonic interaction and interference from the duo of tenor saxophonist Bertrand Denzler and sound artist Leo Dupleix using electronics, a vibrating speaker and floor tom, their multi-year collaboration researching a variety of ways to create beautiful sounds spaces from stretched membranes, electronics and sustained tones.


Montgomery & Turner : Sounds Passing Through Circumstances [CASSETTE W/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Astral Editions
Product Code: 30013
Catalog Code: AE019_CS
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Chicago sound artists Jayve Montgomery on saxophone & flute and Nick Turner on Mellotron, present an epic two part work of effected sound, two contemplative pieces of twilight environments, the first mysteriously punctuated with distant percussive elements, the second a hopeful work of glacial melody and harmonic tones; a great sonic companion under the influence.


Pride, Mike / Jonatha Moritz: The Invitation [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Astral Editions
Product Code: 29476
Catalog Code: AE009
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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The long collaboration between saxophonist Mike Pride and drummer/percussionist Jonathan Moritz is concentrated in these superb studio recording, bring great clarity to the far-ranging and detailed interactions both bring to their improvisations through unusual technique, an expansive arsenal of percussive devices, and wonderfully inventive attitudes.


Rousay, Claire: Both [VINYL]

Label: Second Editions
Product Code: 29405
Catalog Code: SE 009LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $25.95



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Two location-based works of ambient sound from Texas sound artist Claire Rousay, the first recorded at the Central Library in San Antonio, Texas mixing a live microphone feed with sine tones pitched to the building's resonant frequencie; the second a composition using recording made in Ciudad de Mexico, constructing a fictional world from environmental sources.


Gerard, Pierre: Architect

Label: Senufo Editions
Product Code: 29401
Catalog Code: senufo edition # fifty
Country: Italy
 
Price: $13.95



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Belgian composer Pierre Gerard presents a work that examines what we see around us, and what sometimes remains invisible, in three dramatic minimal works of powerful tones and tension, silence and motion: the first is 'the mechanics', the second 'the structure of a rock on a high mountain', the third 'the distance between the elements in a small forest area'.


Kahn, Jason / Christian Wolfarth: Spirits [VINYL]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 29372
Catalog Code: Editions 009
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $27.95



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The 2nd release from Jason Kahn, here on voice and resonator guitar, with Christian Wolfarth on Chinese Cymbal, an antique marching snare and objects, recorded after a series of concerts across Europe in the fall of 2019, Kahn applying a percussionist's perspective to his guitar by playing it as a lap slide, as the two invoke an unusual incantatory spirit from their improvisations.


Kahn, Jason : Space Text Sound [BOOK] [Used Item]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 29007
Catalog Code: Editions 006
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $14.45



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A 244 page book documenting text material used in three of sound experimenter Jason Kahn's recent installations: "An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in Hong Kong (After Perec)" (2016), "Drifting" (2016) and "Other Ghosts" (2015), emphasizing how words can convey the sense of place sounds can, and how these words impart a feeling for inner spaces.


Jaeger, Kassel / Jim O'Rourke: In Cobalt Aura Sleeps [VINYL]

Label: Editions Mego
Product Code: 28862
Catalog Code: EMEGO 272LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $24.95



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Franco-Swiss composer & electroacoustic musician and director of INA GRM, François J. Bonnet, aka Kassel Jaeger, joins forces with sound artist Jim O'Rourke in a followup to their 2017 album Wakes on Cerulean, in a large two-part work of electroacoustic compositions, merging synthetics and drone elements of detailed and absorbing sound.


Baird, Ka / Muyassar Kurdi: Voice Games [CASSETTE + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Astral Editions
Product Code: 28651
Catalog Code: AE010
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Primarily voice improvisations from the duo of Muyassar Kurdi and Ka Baird, also performing on piano, bells, gong, flute and spike fiddle, recorded at Pineapple Reality and Pioneer Works in Brooklyn, NY between 2017 & 2018, their work focused on typically delicate interweaving of their voices and instruments, with a sense of suspense, humor and joyful mystery.


Charles, Xavier / Eric Normand : Avis Aux Reacteurs

Label: Inexhaustible Editions
Product Code: 27966
Catalog Code: ie-009
Country: Slovenia
 
Price: $15.95



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Recorded live at Silence Sounds in Guelph Canada, the duo of Xavier Charles on clarinet and Eric Normand on electric bass & objects eschew idiom in favor of their unique natural language on their instruments, applying patient development of truly idiosyncratic and fascinating command through a single extended work punctuated in seven diverse passages.


Kahn, Jason: Songline [VINYL 2 LPs] [Used Item]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 27675
Catalog Code: Editions 004
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $15.00



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Swiss improviser Jason Kahn continues his forays into vocal experimentation with this solo album, recorded in the rooms of a former Swisscom telephone relay station in Zurich, recorded in a single take, pushing himself over the edge in these unique vocal compositions that are stark examples of his creative and confrontational skills.


Ambarchi, Oren: Simian Angel [VINYL]

Label: Editions Mego
Product Code: 27538
Catalog Code: EMEGO 264LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $23.95



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Oren Ambarchi renews the focus on his unique approach to the electric guitar, joining with Downtown NY Brazilian percussionist Cyro Baptista on congas, shakers and berimbau, in a duo based on Ambarchi's explorative playing, also conjuring organ and piano tones, as each side-long piece take the listener on a journey of passionate playing of subtlety and warmth.


Ambarchi, Oren: Simian Angel

Label: Editions Mego
Product Code: 27537
Catalog Code: EMEGO 264CD
Country: Austria
 
Price: $15.95



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Oren Ambarchi renews the focus on his unique approach to the electric guitar, joining with Downtown NY Brazilian percussionist Cyro Baptista on congas, shakers and berimbau, in a duo based on Ambarchi's explorative playing, also conjuring organ and piano tones, as each side-long piece take the listener on a journey of passionate playing of subtlety and warmth.


Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O.: [VINYL 2 LPs REMASTERED + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Black Editions
Product Code: 27372
Catalog Code: BE 009LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $32.95



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The rock legacy that is Japan's Acid Mothers Temple led by guitarist Makoto Kawabata reissues their 1st album from 1997, an ensemble of 14 musicians including guitar, synth, sax, bass, drums, didgeridoo, magic cane, and penguin; a heady brew of hypnotic flowing psychedelic, prog-quoting kosmiche, starting their legacy with a prayer and ending with AMT for All!


Ambarchi, Oren & Jim O'Rourke w/ Special Guest U-Zhaan: Hence [VINYL]

Label: Editions Mego
Product Code: 26564
Catalog Code: EMEGO 249LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $23.95



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Accompanied by Japanese master tabla player U-zhaan, the 3rd album from Australian guitarist and experimenter Oren Ambarchi and Chicago/NY/Japan musician Jim O'Rourke uses U-zhaan's warmly active rhythms as a platform for shifting sounds and resonant repetition, hypnotic and psychedelic as it draws the listener into wonderful swirls of sound.


Kahn, Jason : Space Text Sound [BOOK]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 25851
Catalog Code: Editions 006
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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A 244 page book documenting text material used in three of sound experimenter Jason Kahn's recent installations: "An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in Hong Kong (After Perec)" (2016), "Drifting" (2016) and "Other Ghosts" (2015), emphasizing how words can convey the sense of place sounds can, and how these words impart a feeling for inner spaces.


Kahn, Jason : Voice and Sky [BOOK + CD]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 25694
Catalog Code: 007
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Sound experimenter and electroacoustic organizer Jason Kahn revisits previous works and expands on them with the book and CD release, with an essay on his approach towards public space interventions and text / sound installations, a track listing, photographs from the locations of his field recordings, and texts and prose poems to accompany the listener.


Guionnet, Jean-Luc / Daichi Yoshikawa: Intervivos [VINYL]

Label: Empty Editions
Product Code: 25524
Catalog Code: EE 002LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $32.95



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Recording at Empty Gallery in Hong Kong during a week residency, the duo Jean-Luc Guionnet (Ames Room) on saxophone and Daichi Yoshikawa (Eddie Prevost) using self-developed feedback of speakers, contact microphones & found objects, create intense yet constrained improvisations of impressive control, technique and exotic soundscape.


Piiptsjilling (Zuydervelt / Kleefstra / Baars / Kleefstra): Fiif

Label: Peter Foolen Editions
Product Code: 25147
Catalog Code: None
Country: Netherlands
 
Price: $12.95



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Piiptsjilling is the duo of guitarist Romke Kleefstra and vocalists Mariska Baars & Jan Kleefstra, joined here by Rutger Zuydervelt, aka Machinefabriek, combining poetry with vocals, guitars and electronics in improvisational settings, creating rich sonic environments over which the voice guides the listener, speaking in one of the Germanic Frisian languages.


Christian Fennesz, Christian / Jim O'Rourke: It's Hard For Me To Say I'm Sorry [VINYL]

Label: Editions Mego
Product Code: 22018
Catalog Code: EMEGO 221LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $21.95



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Viennese experimental guitarist and laptop artist Christian Fennesz and Jim O'Rourke on synthesizer in a beautiful album of sonic environments, with "gurgling harmonies swimming among the shimmering frequencies and strummed melodies"; recommended.


Kahn, Jason: Songline [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 21145
Catalog Code: Editions 004
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $19.95



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Swiss improviser Jason Kahn continues his forays into vocal experimentation with this solo album, recorded in the rooms of a former Swisscom telephone relay station in Zurich, recorded in a single take, pushing himself over the edge in these unique vocal compositions that are stark examples of his creative and confrontational skills.


Mohanna, Nickolas: Phase Line

Label: Run/Off Editions
Product Code: 20388
Catalog Code: RUNNER003
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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Digital sound processing oscillating through a variety of media saturated sources including electronic billboards, kiosk stations, traffic control devices and other city environments, knotted into sculptural arpeggiation by sound artists Nickolas Mohanna.


Kahn, Jason: Noema [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 19548
Catalog Code: Editions 003
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $29.95



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Exploring Kyoto through a series of 37 compositions organized from field recordings of everyday sound in the city made during Jason Kahn's 3 month stay in 2012, creating unique audio memories evoking and commenting on the structure of Kyoto's social spaces.


Kahn, Jason: Open Space [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 17581
Catalog Code: Editions 002
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $29.95



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Jason Kahn developed these graphic scores, commissioned by the 2012 now NOW Festival in Australia, to push these specific players into situations outside of their comfort zone, as heard in this double LP which includes copies of the score plus notes and interviews.