Imaginary soundtrack to the lost 1976 Russian/American dystopian classic, Disquiet.Russian occultists Old Komm collaborate with the south Californian dons of austere electronics Ger/man Army, bringing to life the made up soundtrack to a film that never was. Disquiet tells the story of a child born to a desolate, post/apocalyptic world, war torn and fractured by greed. Organ tones and broken exoteric bumps coexist with dark ambient themes and cavernous beats. Remnants of wry memories, smothered dreams, dim visions of a world that never was.
Inspired by the common task *Fedorov( and the people of Pamir in Tajikistan, filmmaker and sound artist Carlos Casas deconstructs far away sights and sounds to create a unique field recording exper/iment that equally worships past, present and future traditions.Nikolai Fedorov thought the Pamir to be the cradle of humanity, the hidden and forgotten nest, a pyramid of skulls that held the secrets of past human kinship,He believed that most of Asian myths of human origin pointed the Pamir region as their inception. For the Chinese, Indian, and Semitic myths that that mountainous region of Central Asia, often referred to... + INFO
2018 and it's time for some new discoveries into Mike Cooper's limitless exploration in his collection of guitars. The title itself, "Tropical Gothic" references Cooper's beloved areas of he South' with a Gothic, dark, remote interplay... Tropical Gothic includes, but is by no means limited to, a reflection on a region where European colonial powers fought intensively against indigenous populations and against each other for control of land and resources.'' In each side Mike Cooper studies different approaches to his method of uniting guitar and field recordings into a constant stream of sound, where he delivers chaos... + INFO
are Andrey Kolmogorov and Sergey Gorsky a musical duo hailing from the city of Samara, Russia. Since meeting in the mid 90's the duo started translating their musical ideas by making industrial music using a mixture of field recordings, broken synths, found sound and, what became a constant motif on their output, church pipe organs - Sergey's father was a church organist of 40 years giving the duo plenty of material to tamper with. Isolated from any western influence and attention, the duo released a handful of extremely limited K7s on a now defunct Russian label (Svarog records). The results were unique slabs of indu... + INFO
There is no other Syrian dabke musician that has enjoyed the local, regional, national, and international recogni/tion that Rizan Said has, and for that, the world is lucky. Rizan is a musical ambassador from a disap/peared Syria, and this is not to be taken lightly. Once upon a time, not too long ago, Syria was a cul/turally diverse country possessing a certain unity. A place not synonymous with barbarism and sav/agery. Far from the capital of Damascus, the northeast of the country, known as the Jazeera, was rich with history and culture. Rizan was a musical prodigy from a young age - a gifted player of per/cussion a... + INFO