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Kwang, Goh Lee : Good Vibrations (Herbal International)

Aberrant experiments with a stereo DJ mixer from Herbal International label leader Goh Lee Kwang, 5 tracks of unexpected sounds, micro-drills, crackles, purrs, hums, buzzes, quirks and bleeps from the mixer itself, performed live with no overdubs or pre-programming.
 

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Label: Herbal International
Catalog ID: 0702
Squidco Product Code: 20782

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2007
Country: Malaysia
Packaging: Cardboard Gatefold 3 Panels
Recorded at the STEIM, Amsterdam, Netherlands, in May 2007 by Goh Lee Kwang.

Descriptions, Reviews, &c.

"The subtitle of the album is "solo improvisations with stereo DJ mixer". That says it all, more or less. The 70-minute duration is not a joke, either, for this is not your typical Toshi Nakamura or Sachiko M. No, Kwang privileges micro-drills, crackles, purrs, hums, buzzes, quirks and bleeps, handfuls of them copiously reproduced for the total length of the CD."-Massimo Ricci, Touching Extremes


Artist Biographies

"Goh Lee Kwang is a Malasian artist who creates sound installations, performs electro-acoustic improvised music, makes tape music and composed soundtracks. His works focus on the various possibility of both the realistic & abstract, crossing the boundaries of digital & analog, electronic & acoustic, go beyond language & expression. He is the founder of Switch ON, platform for electronic arts, and the founder of the Herbal International label."

-Bandcamp (https://gohleekwang.bandcamp.com/)
12/6/2023

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Track Listing:



1. Good Vibrations 1 15:21

2. Good Vibrations 2 18:35

3. Good Vibrations 3 8:30

4. Good Vibrations 4 9:12

5. Good Vibrations 5 19:16

Related Categories of Interest:


Electro-Acoustic
Electro-Acoustic Improv
Improvised Music
lowercase, reductionist, micro-improv, sound improv, onkyo sound
Solo Artist Recordings
New in Experimental & Electronic Music

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