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Tsunoda, Toshiya: Landscape And Voice [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 31779
Catalog Code: BT 089LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $33.95



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A truly unique set of compositions juxtaposing lush field recording with disruptive vocal repetitions, vowel sounds from six different speakers, creating disorienting moments that lull the listener into complacency and then startles them with unexpected interference, as the composer explores how he can establish a subjective relationship with natural environments.


Ensemble Nist-Nah: Elders [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 31595
Catalog Code: BT 086LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $33.95



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The debut of Ensemble Nist-Nah, a nine-piece collective group of French percussionists led by Nantes-based Australian drummer and percussionist Will Guthrie, incorporating a diverse set of influences including Gamelan performance, contemporary composition, noise and jazz into rich and ecstatic performances, an exciting album of informed approaches to modern and traditional percussion.


Ensemble Nist-Nah: Elders

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 31594
Catalog Code: BT 086CD
Country: Australia
 
Price: $15.95



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The debut of Ensemble Nist-Nah, a nine-piece collective group of French percussionists led by Nantes-based Australian drummer and percussionist Will Guthrie, incorporating a diverse set of influences including Gamelan performance, contemporary composition, noise and jazz into rich and ecstatic performances, an exciting album of informed approaches to modern and traditional percussion.


Behrman, David w/ Jon Gibson / Werner Durand : ViewFinder / Hide & Seek [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 31092
Catalog Code: BT 082LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $31.95



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Three realizations of composer David Behrman's "Unforseen Events" work using computer algorithms to respond to pitch cues from an instrumentalist, first in Berlin in 1989 with Curran and Werner Durand on soprano sax, then in NY in 1999 with Jon Gibson on soprano sax; plus "ViewFinder" with Werner Durand using a motion-triggered camera to alter electronic & wind instrumental sound.


Curran, Alvin: Fiori Chiari, Fiori Oscuri [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 30798
Catalog Code: BT 078LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $35.95



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Translating to "Light Flowers, Dark Flowers", Alvin Curran's 1978 release on his cooperative Ananda label receives its first remaster and reissue, bringing to life this joyfully surreal album of synthetic and acoustic instruments, field recordings and voice, unveiling itself like a cinematic work of dovetailed stories both reflective and energetically active.


Haino, Keiji / Jim O'Rourke / Oren Ambarchi: Each side has a depth of 5 seconds A polka dot pattern in horizontal array A flickering that moves vertically [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 30372
Catalog Code: BT 074LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $28.95



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Focused on powerful sonic environments, the 10th release from the trio of Keiji Haino, Jim O'Rourke and Oren Ambarchi find all three using electronics to create huge canvases over which Ambarchi performs on pedal steel, O'Rourke on synth and Haino on Suona, a Chinese double-reed, capturing this exceptional 4-part improvisation live at SuperDeluxe, in Tokyo, 2017.


Phew / John Duncan / Kondo Tatsuo: Backfire of Joy [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 30093
Catalog Code: BT 071LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $29.95



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A previously unreleased concert at Tokyo's Hosei University in 1982 from the trio of Tatsuo Kondo performing on synthesizer, tape & piano, Phew on vocals, and visiting artist John Duncan on electronics and shortwave radio, each LP side a creative exploration of sound and free associative voice, an assertive and confident example of the explosion of 80s experimentation.


Jaeger, Kassel: Meith [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 29641
Catalog Code: BT 069LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $28.95



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Kassel Jaeger, aka François J. Bonnet, a leading figure in electroacoustic and electronic music, presents an extended work of rich and warm layers, slowly unfolding and shifting as both detailed and clouded events emerge and disappear, the consistency and pacing of the work an impressive testament to his compositional control and inspiration.


Ishibashi, Eiko: Hyakki Yagyo [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 29404
Catalog Code: BT 064LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $29.95



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An album of seductively exotic electronics, bass & drums through layered synthesisers, acoustic instrumentation, recited verse and field recordings from Japanese composer and multi-instrumentalist Eiko Ishibashi, performed with Jim O'Rourke on double bass and Joe Talia on percussion, the work calling attention to persistent dangers, myths and evasions in Japanese culture.


Dreyblatt, Arnold: Star Trap [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 29334
Catalog Code: BT 065LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $25.95



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Previously unreleased 1990's recordings from Arnold Dreyblatt and his Orchestra of Excited Strings, including six pieces performed by three different iterations of the Orchestra; ensembles of modified percussion, string, and wind instruments; pieces using Dreyblatt's Dynamic Processing System; plus 2 pieces composed for the 10th anniversary of the Orchestra in Europe.


Lucier, Alvin: Works for the Ever Present Orchestra [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 29333
Catalog Code: BT 060LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $29.95



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Pieces written for the Ever Present Orchestra, a 13-piece ensemble formed in 2016 exclusively to perform composer Alvin Lucier's works, with a core of 4 guitarists, 3 saxophones, 4 violins and piano, here presenting Lucier's continuing exploration of the behaviour of sound in physical space, blending electronic and acoustic sources with subtle tension and mystery.


Lucier, Alvin: Works for the Ever Present Orchestra [2 CDs]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 29332
Catalog Code: BT 060CD
Country: Australia
 
Price: $19.95



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Pieces written for the Ever Present Orchestra, a 13-piece ensemble formed in 2016 exclusively to perform composer Alvin Lucier's works, with a core of 4 guitarists, 3 saxophones, 4 violins and piano, here presenting Lucier's continuing exploration of the behaviour of sound in physical space, blending electronic and acoustic sources with subtle tension and mystery.


Lucier, Alvin: String Noise [2 CDs]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 28759
Catalog Code: BT 061CD
Country: Australia
 
Price: $18.95



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Continuing Black Truffle's series documenting the recent work of legendary American experimental composer Alvin Lucier, the duo String Noise of violinists Conrad Harris & Pauline Harris Kim present three long-form compositions exploring acoustic phenomena, including echolocation ("Tapper"), inter-violin resonance ("In Love Song") and sustaining long tones ("Halo").


Behrman, David / Paul Demarinis / Fern Friedman / Terri Hanlon / Anne Klingensmith: She's More Wild... [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 28676
Catalog Code: BT 059LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $29.95



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Originally released in 1981 as a 3-track 7", this collaborative project recorded at Mills College by David Behrman, Paul DeMarinis, Fern Friedman, Terri Hanlon and Anne Klingensmith is presented for the first time in its entirety, a quirky performance art work based on texts by Friedman and Hanlon in which female narrators comically embody a series of iconic roles.


Ferrari, Brunhild / Jim O'Rourke: Le Piano Englouti [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 28425
Catalog Code: BT 055LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $29.95



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Recorded in concert at Tokyo's SuperDeluxe in 2014, electronic artists and composers Brunhild Ferrari and Jim O'Rourke use tapes, electronics and synths to create these two monumental works of electroacoustic improvisation, with sources including material from Luc Ferrari's "Exercises d'Improvisation", O'Rourke revising and remixing the material in 2019 for this LP release.


McPhee, Joe / Graham Lambkin / Charlie Mcphee / Oliver Lambkin: Live in the Batcave [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 28223
Catalog Code: BT 054LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $29.95



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A fly-on-the-wall hang out with virtual drinking buddies--saxophonist and pocket trumpeter Joe McPhee and his brother Charlie, and sound artist Graham Lambkin, who brought along his son Oliver--hanging at Charlie's in Poughkeepsie, NY, captured by an open mic as they tip back a few, play records, instruments, discussing life and music, and end in a singalong.


Haino, Keiji / Jim O'Rourke / Oren Ambarchi: In the past only geniuses were capable of staging the perfect crime (also known as a revolution) Today anybody can accomplish their aims...

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 28002
Catalog Code: BT 050CD
Country: Australia
 
Price: $15.95



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The ninth album from the enduring trio of Keiji Haino, Jim O'Rourke, and Oren Ambarchi, recorded in 2015 at Tokyo's SuperDeluxe, with both Ambarchi and O'Rourke performing on drums and percussion, O'Rourke also using a Hammond Organ and Ambarchi on flute, while Haino asserts himself on guitar, electronics and voice, in 2 groove-based pieces and 2 side-long epics.


Phew / Oren Ambarchi / Jim O'Rourke: Patience Soup [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 27312
Catalog Code: BT 046LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $27.95



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Performing at Japan's Playhouse in the Kitakyushu Performing Arts Center in 2015, legendary Japanese underground vocalist Phew joins Oren Ambarchi on guitar and Jim O'Rourke on piano & synth for the two part "Patience Soup", Phew's extreme vocal technique and electronics a powerful foil to the rich sonic environments of frequent collaborators Ambarchi & O'Rourke.


Ambarchi, Oren / Kassel Jaeger / James Rushford: Face Time [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 26035
Catalog Code: BT 038LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $26.95



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The 2nd release from the trio of Oren Ambarchi, Kassel Jaeger, and James Rushford in two side-long pieces, simmering stews of electronic smears, pitched-down animal moans, and mysteriously emotive microtonal organ chords, crossed with elements twisted from dub and techno alongside unusually treated percussive elements; chilling and disturbed music.


Talia, Joe: Tint [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 25744
Catalog Code: BT 037LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $29.95



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Known more as a drummer than a composer, Australian-born and Tokyo-relocated Joe Talia composed and organized this two-part, album-length electroacoustic composition using his skills as a percussionist. performing on modular synths and tape machines, and using his vast studio skills as an engineer and producer to create these impressive electronic works.


Ambarchi, Oren: Grapes From The Estate [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 25626
Catalog Code: BT 036LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $29.95



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A much-needed reissue of Australian guitarist and sound artist Oren Ambarchi's 2004 album, an achievement and turning point for Ambarchi in the scope of his work, expanding his instrumental palette to incorporate more lyrical aspects into his sound, complementing his previous bass-heavy drone work, the album remastered for this essential gatefold release.


Eastley, Max / Steve Beresford / Paul Burwell / David Toop: Whirled Music [VINYL]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 25415
Catalog Code: BT 034LP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $26.95



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Remastering a singular album of joyfully disruptive free improv recorded in England in 1979 at Ikon Gallery from the quartet of Max Eastley, Steve Beresford, Paul Burwell, and David Toop, their goal: to create music from instruments and objects that would be whirled to produce sound, performed behind a net and played with masks to protect the performers and audience.


Ambarchi, Oren: Stacte Karaoke II [VINYL 12-inch]

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 25158
Catalog Code: BT 032EP
Country: Australia
 
Price: $19.95



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Heavy rock riffs and shredding from Australian guitarist Oren Ambarchi, his version of karaoke being repeating rock structures plundered and played over, giving him a platform to show his power tools, which are heavily modified and effected guitar lines in an oddly compelling album of rock machinations from this typically explorative, experimental player.


Haino, Keiji / Jim O'Rourke / Oren Ambarchi: Only Wanting to Melt Beautifully Away Is It a Lack of Contentment That Stirs Affection for Those Things Said to Be as of Yet Unseen

Label: Black Truffle
Product Code: 18985
Catalog Code: BT 011CD
Country: Australia
 
Price: $16.95



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The 5th release from the trio of multi-instrumentalist/vocalist Keiji Haino, guitarist Jim O'Rourke and Oren Ambarchi on wineglass and percussion is an introspective and beautifully developed set recorded live at their March 2013 concert at SuperDeluxe.