Category Archives: Listening to…

REBLOG – RARO 13: Ale Hop (Female Pioneers of Electronic and Electroacoustic Music in Latin America) — female:pressure

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RARO 13: Ale Hop (Female Pioneers of Electronic and Electroacoustic Music in Latin America) — female:pressure

Full details here, which I will be exploring more in future weeks –

‘Female Pioneers of Electronic and Electroacoustic Music in Latin America’, with pieces from the twentieth century (mainly 60s-80s)’

Tracklisting
Beatriz Ferreyra – Echos (1978)
Hilda Dianda – Después del silencio (1976)
Jacqueline Nova – Creación de la tierra (1972)
Jocy de Oliveira – Wave Song (1981)
Oksana Linde – Mariposas acuáticas (1985)
Vânia Dantas Leite – L’Indien et L’Ovni (1986)
Nelly Moretto – Composición 9b (1966)
Marlene Migliari Fernandes – Espectros Cromáticos (1967)
Graciela Paraskevaídis – Algún sonido de la vida (1993)
Graciela Castillo – Y así era (1982)
Olga Pozzi Escot – Three Poems of Rilke (1959)
Alicia Urreta – Dameros I (1984)

REBLOG – Yuko Araki ~ End of Trilogy — a closer listen

Sunday reading and one of the best overviews of Yuko Araki’s work –

End Of Trilogy
by Yuko Araki
2021

dark ambient, electronics, noise, noizu

It is common to read about the mind-obliterating qualities of noise and its negative paths towards selfless meditation, but there is another undercurrent in its stark associations with bodily harm and the possibility to access some sort of outside within: a psychic reality that does not flow into oneness, but that violently multiplies every time […]

Yuko Araki ~ End of Trilogy — a closer listen

SUNDAY AMBIENCE…

Spirit Trance
by Constance Demby
2004

Ambient, healing, contemplative, electronic, meditation, space, space music, synthesizer, trance

THROWBACK TRACKS 11/4/2021

It’s been a bit of a strange week…but here’s an eclectic collection of releases to bring balm to the ear –

Five Cadences
by Sarah Davachi
2020

Experimental, ambient, drone, electroacoustic, minimal, neo-classical, tape


Planetes
by Sofie Birch
2019

Ambient, downtempo, electronic, experimental, synthwave, analog, avant-garde, instrumental, lofi, soundscapes, synthesizer, tape


Spellbound! (mode199)
by Lydia Kavina
2008

Theremin


Feminoise Uruguay
by Feminoise Uruguay
2018

Electronic, experimental, electroacoustic, soundscape


Women in Electronic Music – 1977
by Laurie Anderson, Ruth Anderson, Johanna M. Beyer, Annea Lockwood, Megan Roberts
2006

1970s, 1977, electronic, synthesizer

A BEAUTIFUL READ…

https://thequietus.com/articles/29814-annea-lockwood-interview

A Quietus Interview
Earth, Wind And Fire: An Interview With Annea Lockwood

Jennifer Lucy Allan talks to the New Zealand born composer about love letters on quarter-inch tape, piano gardens and doll shops, and the physical effects of sound upon our bodies


7704A – Tiger Balm
by Annea Lockwood
1977

Experimental, chants, folk, meditation, traditional

LISTENING TO…

UNDER PLASTIC ISLAND
by Jessica Moss
2015

Experimental, drone, long-form, narrative, violin

THROWBACK TRACKS 1/4/2021

A little late but better than never…

Newfound Grids
by Litter
2013

Electronic, electronica, experimental, noise


Rained And It Rained, Bullets It Rained
by One Man Nation
2007

Electronic, ambient, electronica, experimental, glitch, noise


A Flame Variations (Live in the Moog Soundlab)
by Colleen
2019

12-stage phaser, critter and guitari, electronic, midimurfdelay, moog, moogerfooger, analog, electronic, electronics, experimental, lowpass filter, pop, ring modulator, viola da gamba



KAKERA
by Yôko Higashi
2015

Electronic, electroacoustic, experimental electronic, experimental pop

REBLOG – Else Marie Pade – Electronic Works 1958-1995 — Yeah I Know It Sucks

Artist: Else Marie PadeTitle: Electronic Works 1958-1995Keywords: electronic, avant garde, experimental Else Marie Pade brings us on a journey through her electronic works made in 1858 to 1995. I guess we could ask uncle Google to spot out more information about this artist, but let’s be an alternative in the information age and just be […]

Else Marie Pade – Electronic Works 1958-1995 — Yeah I Know It Sucks

As usual a different take on the works of Else Marie Pade but this is one of the best descriptions of her music…

Dangling on the fine line of enjoyment and captivating interest. Things ploink and plink like smooth lines of water drips with enough sparkles to widen up your iris. Things play like electronic breaths that give life to the silence, that shovel around the furniture of vibrating sounds with great expense, leaving you in a state of mind that is equally reached when listening to the soundtrack of a strange movie in which you feel disoriented and yet firmly at home.“…

Yes…Indeed.

THROWBACK TRACKS 28/3/2021

Lov3 & L1ght
by RUI HO
2020

Electronic, dance, experimental electronic


Sofia Gubaidulina: Vivente – Non vivente (1970)
ANS Synthesizer


Sounds Of The City
by Maria Teresa Luciani
Original recordings 1972

“…. found sounds, radiophonic samples, tape loops, early electronic music experiments, mechanical folk, cinematic vision, sound design, educated music theory, political pop and high concept art-as-noise…” – finders keepers

library sounds, psychedelic


Constance Demby
Ambrosial Waves (Healing Waters)
2011

New Age, meditative, electronic, space music, pioneer

Sunday Ambience…

This week I’m posting a couple of releases…

Songs from the Omega Point
by Gail Priest – Metal Bitch Recordings
2019

Ambient, experimental, experimental electronic, industrial, dark ambient, drone, ecstatic, electronica, experimental electronica, sci-fi


Test Transmission
by Various artists
2020

Every penny of revenue from this compilation will be donated to The Trussell Trust, a charity whose vision is for a UK without the need for food banks – http://www.trusselltrust.org

Electronic, ambient, electronica, experimental, field recordings, modern classical