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Video Premiere: Mark Templeton & Kyle Armstrong – “Circumnavigation”

January 28, 2015

Video Premiere: Mark Templeton & Kyle Armstrong – “Circumnavigation” Last December, Steve gave us a heads-up about Extensions, the collaborative LP+DVD release from  Graphical Recordings, which is a new work of sound and vision from sound-ist Mark Templeton and visual-ist Kyle Armstrong, all based on the writings of famed media theorist Marshall McLuhan. Today,... 

Video: Angst Hase Pfeffer Nase – “Cpl. Rhomboid, Tantalizing”

January 26, 2015

Video: Angst Hase Pfeffer Nase – “Cpl. Rhomboid, Tantalizing” Angst Hase Pfeffer Nase is the sonic madhouse constructed by Chris Cooper, the maniacal vagabond whose been involved with a number of spastic and hyper-active projects, including but not limited to Deerhoof, Caroliner, and Fat Worm of Error. As AHPN, Cooper ruffles through an assorted din that’s... 

Video Premiere: Ricardo Donoso – “Matutinum”

January 23, 2015

Video Premiere: Ricardo Donoso – “Matutinum” Saravá Exu, Ricardo Donoso’s latest album for Denovali, may represent a natural end-point in the Brazilian composer’s journey from the humid jungle-edge rave music of his formative years to the razor sharp clicks and clangs that gradually emerged from his masterful trio of releases for Digitalis.... 

Video: Markus Mehr – “Gymnasium / Swarms”

January 22, 2015

Video: Markus Mehr – “Gymnasium / Swarms” Now five albums deep into a well-developed and diverse career within your basic experimental ambient/drone/noise framework, Germany’s Markus Mehr returned late last year with his latest album Binary Rooms, pushing his emotionally-charged sonic sculptures into much more dangerous and unpredictable... 

Video: Helado Negro – “That Shit Makes Me Sad”

January 21, 2015

Video: Helado Negro – “That Shit Makes Me Sad” Multi-platform artist Roberto Carlos Lange‘s been making some big leaps and strides in developing a strong voice for his Helado Negro guise, now four albums deep into its discography with the release of Double Youth via Athsmatic Kitty this past October. He’s got a new video for “That... 

Video Premiere: Disappears – “Halcyon Days”

January 15, 2015

Video Premiere: Disappears – “Halcyon Days” You heard it here: with the release of this video, Disappears have officially burst into the realm of full color. This isn’t completely unexpected. Previous videos made muted shifts away from the monochromatic world that the Chicago quartet crafted across their previous LPs, all the way down to... 

Video: Palmbomen II – “Leo Danzinger [An Introduction to PII]”

January 13, 2015

Video: Palmbomen II – “Leo Danzinger [An Introduction to PII]” As Palmbomen, Kai Hugo revels in a loose, largely improvisational aura focused on live dynamics and instrumentation. Now, the Breda, Netherlands-based producer ventures out as Palmbomen II, a reincarnation of sorts that allows Hugo to focus solely on his own aural tool set all by his lonesome, using... 

Video Premiere: Jim Haynes – “Eighteen Films About Ted Serios: Chapter Five – Scarlet”

January 12, 2015

Video Premiere: Jim Haynes – “Eighteen Films About Ted Serios: Chapter Five – Scarlet” Through the Helen Scarsdale Agency, Jim Haynes has led a modestly robust campaign of provoking, experimental esoterics recorded by a number of legendary noiseniks, including but not limited to BJ Nilsen, Stilluppsteypa, RV Paintings, the Slaves, and even more recently Simon Whetham and Alex Cobb (with... 

Video: Breakfast in Fur – “Shape”

January 8, 2015

Video: Breakfast in Fur – “Shape” The jangly pop epic from Breakfast in Fur has come to life. The band has released a clip for their latest single “Shape,” which geometrically morphs over footage of the New Paltz-based band. Directed by bandleader Dan Wolf, the video for “Shape” shows the band overlooking the New York skyline... 

Video Premiere: Rafael Anton Irisarri – “Will Her Heart Burn Anymore”

January 7, 2015

Video Premiere: Rafael Anton Irisarri – “Will Her Heart Burn Anymore” It’s no secret that Rafael Anton Irisarri had a rough 2014. One morning in late May, a U-Haul truck containing all of Irisarri’s possessions (read: absolutely. everything.) was stolen just hours before embarking on a cross-country move from Seattle to New York. But while that mid-year tragedy... 

Video Premiere: Forest Management – “Artificial Emotions (Relapse)”

January 6, 2015

Video Premiere: Forest Management – “Artificial Emotions (Relapse)” In the project’s relatively brief existence, Forest Management (aka John Daniel) has become a formidable source for contemplative, deeply drawn-out drone music. Best heard in a handful of releases last year (perhaps best and more recently including the Reservation cassette on Death Rehearsal,... 

Video Premiere: Gareth Flowers & Josh Mason – “Silent Period”

January 5, 2015

Video Premiere: Gareth Flowers & Josh Mason – “Silent Period” Operating from the Atlantic-side of Florida’s seemingly endless coastline, Josh Mason has been at the helm of some of the most rewarding and confounding works in the drone and ambient worlds, be it with his Sunshine Ltd. imprint, his solo work, or collaborative efforts. The latest offering in...