* * * * * Richard Sanderson - Steady States * * * * *

2011-06-21 09:56:33 UTC

This is a collection of slowly developing electronic works by Richard Sanderson. "Quaggy Drift" features a field recording of The Quaggy River which runs through Lewisham, "Four Failures (Two with Dreams)" is built around recordings of the melodeon. All other tracks are purely electronic in origin.

All music recorded by Richard Sanderson, South East London 2011. Richard Sanderson is an improvising musician based in London, His main instrument is the amplified melodeon (diatonic button accordion) and electronics, he has recorded with the groups Ticklish (with Phil Durrant, Kev Hopper and Rob Flint), Minnow (with Kelsey Michael, John Edwards, Mark Sanders, Gail Brand and others) and in duos with Mark Spybey and Steve Beresford.

He has recorded for several labels including Grob, Textile, Qbico, Lens and Duophonic. He has performed at festivals of experimental music in London, Austria, Denmark, France, Germany and Holland. He also dances and plays with Blackheath Morris Men. [ BANDCAMP ]

Artist - Richard Sanderson Album - Steady States [ * * * * * ] Release Date - 2011 Genre - Minimal-drone, Ambient-drone, Subtle-drone, Noise-drone [ DRONE DRONE DRONE AT IT'S VERY BEST ] Tracklist 1. Argon 06:32 2. My Succession 05:32 3. Barrier 05:33 4. Four Failures (Two with Dreams) 13:40 5. Quaggy Drift 09:20 6. Night Night 08:53 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- BANDCAMP: Richard Sanderson - Steady States FILEFACTORY: Richard Sanderson - Steady States -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Recommendations: Woodworkings | Chris Rehm | Benoît Pioulard | Pawn | High Aura'd --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Recommended for musicians:

      Freemake Audio Converter

Missed the Boat by Erik Kramer

On Saturday, May 20, multi-instrumentalist and lauded bass player Erik Kramer released his debut studio endeavor, an EP entitled ‘Missed the Boat.’ The Brooklyn-based musician has an especially eclectic sound, one that employs the talent of a slew of musicians: saxophone, trombone, viola, trumpet, back-up vocalists - they’re all there. An experimental record through and through, ‘Missed the Boat’ is an indie record quite unlike anything else that’s come across my desk in recent months.

READ MORE

The Great Long Distance by John D. Reedy

The Great Long Distance is an audible recollection of the first 12 months of a long distance relationship, including the highs and lows and moments in between. It is a journal without words, each of the 12 tracks representing each month respectively. Inspired by the format of NIN's "Ghosts I-IV", the album is a sonic tapestry of different moods and themes, with various recurring motifs and the subtle melding of synthesizer and samples; the result something not quite classical, ambient or electronic - rather, an eclectic blend of the three. For fans of Ólafur Arnalds, Nils Frahm and later Ulver

READ MORE

 

© 2016 - The Sirens Sound