Posts tagged with "Digitalis"

NHK – Program

February 12, 2015

NHK – Program The Los Angeles-based Line imprint has been straddling the essentially non-existent boundary between the sonic and the visual/immersive arts since the year 2000. As label curator Richard Chartier indicates, the project was “born from the desire to take the tactile qualities of audio installations... 

Dwight’s 2014: Last Year, What Year? Just Say Hello

January 30, 2015

Dwight’s 2014: Last Year, What Year? Just Say Hello As I wrote in the introduction to yesterday’s label feature, 2014 looked like a good year for labels — we admittedly see and try to treat with a large number, but isn’t that any aspiring capitalist’s ideal vision of shopping? A world of choice, with access to varied experiences.... 

A Smattering of Outtakes and Ramblings: Bobby’s 2014

January 21, 2015

A Smattering of Outtakes and Ramblings: Bobby’s 2014 2014 hosted the most incredible highs and devastating lows in my personal life, but  writing and editing posts day after day here at Decoder always kept me looking up. Here’s a list of stuff that got me through a long and stressful year in one way or another. Cheers to everyone and everything. And... 

Premiere: Mind Dynamics – “Khaki Makeout”

October 8, 2014

Premiere: Mind Dynamics – “Khaki Makeout” Mind Dynamics’ Precision Instruments, released late last year on the always stunning 1080p, was a highlight of experimental dance music, branching out of the genre’s loose norms for gloriously chaotic modes and anxious and alien techno. Roughly ten months later, the Brooklyn-based duo’s... 

Week in Review #34

August 30, 2014

Week in Review #34 #1 – 8/22/2014 – Berlin based new music blog No Fear of Pop announced it would partner with the CTM Festival to sponsor the second season of their Berlin Current project, alongside other related media folks: “Berghain, Boiler Room Berlin, BLN.FM, and ICAS.” The wonder friends... 

Charlatan – Night Circus

July 21, 2014

Charlatan – Night Circus Night Circus is an apt title for this, the glitchy noises and far-out electronics hinting at a world that’s familiar yet slightly off from the sights and sounds we know so well. The title track exemplifies this mood the best, with samples that sound as if they’ve been pasted together to... 

Paco Sala – “Johnny Silverhands”

March 18, 2014

Paco Sala – “Johnny Silverhands” The name Digitalis is no stranger to the Decoder community, as the Foxy Digitalis blog is where I and a handful of other Decoder writers cut our teeth before we settled into our new home here at Decoder. With connections to Brad and Eden I have been given the chance to dive deep into the Digitalis catalog... 

Mass Ornament – Saturn Eye

January 20, 2014

Mass Ornament – Saturn Eye As part of Digitalis Industries’ first batch of tapes for 2014, Saturn Eye is the latest cassette release from Eden Hemming’s Mass Ornament project. Mashing up samples beyond recognition and layering her own equally warped, echoed vocals within the mix, Eden’s new tape is made up of... 

Decoder’s 2013 Christmas Mix: Altar Eagle

December 20, 2013

Decoder’s 2013 Christmas Mix: Altar Eagle We asked our own Brad Rose and Eden Hemming-Rose, aka Altar Eagle aka the force behind Foxy Digitalis and Digitalis, which is to say Decoder’s grandparents (or something to that effect), to help wrap up our first year at the new site with some honest to God Christmas music. The two know their... 

Koenraad Ecker – “Tuning” Mix

November 5, 2013

Koenraad Ecker – “Tuning” Mix Digitalis Recordings – Tulsa, OK’s powerhouse of experimental music, or thinking man’s noise, if you will – is busy prepping the debut LP by Koenraad Ecker, also known as half of Belgian/Italian electro-acoustic revelers Lumisokea. Although Digitalis has “warmed up”... 

The Holistic Tape Basket

July 1, 2013

The Holistic Tape Basket First off, to everyone that’s been with us since the site relaunched earlier this year, we wanted to let you know how much your “attendance” has been appreciated. We’re new to the format, but the writers that have joined us and the readers to jump onboard since then have made...