Posts tagged with "La Cohu"

Eric Sanchez – ‘Los Otros Ojos’

April 2, 2015

Eric Sanchez – ‘Los Otros Ojos’ San Franciscan noise miscreant Eric Sanchez is one of the founding members of art-terrorist organization Al Qaeda, laying waste to magnetic tape as he and his cadre of sonic maniacs fried minds and pierced eardrums. In 2012, there was a tape on La Cohu – attributed to Dr. AQ and the Nurses – and... 

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.... 

2013: Beware of Crocodiles

January 15, 2014

2013: Beware of Crocodiles In 2013, my favourite song had a simple, catchy melody and the following lyrics: Row, row, row your boat Gently down the stream; If you see a crocodile Don’t forget to SCREAM! This past year was my first full year of fatherhood, with all the associated glories and challenges, and by far the most... 

Decoder’s Week(s) in Review #2

December 7, 2013

Decoder’s Week(s) in Review #2 Continuing from last month, we’re glad to present the second installment of our Week in Review — this time a double edition to account for Thanksgiving week, which we spent dutifully with our families. The obvious stand-out here is how Weird Canada chose to celebrate the birthday of its fearless... 

New Interfaces #3: Faces of the Modern Cassette Underground

December 5, 2013

New Interfaces #3: Faces of the Modern Cassette Underground So far, we’ve been focusing primarily on electroacoustic music from Western European countries, created during the decades immediately after World War II. It was during this period that early electronic and magnetic tape technology began to reach a broader audience: clusters of talented individuals...