Category Archives: Soundcloud

Listening to…Sophie Delafontaine ~ Accord ouvert — a closer listen

Electro-acoustic music is an acquired taste, falling under the same banner as musique concrète and the lesser-used acousmatics. For 20 years, Montreal’s empreintes DIGITALis has been releasing a steady stream of this intricate, fascinating music, bringing award-winning compositions to the attention of larger audiences. But when we write larger, we still don’t mean large. There’s little of the […]

via Sophie Delafontaine ~ Accord ouvert — a closer listen

 

In order to appreciate electro-acoustics, one must lay aside all preconceptions…

and just immerse yourself in the sound : )

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Reblog – International Women’s Day 2019 — MAKING WAVES

There is always just so much posted on IWD and increasingly I feel overwhelmed by all the sheer amount of articles and playlists. However, here’s one that covers mostly Classical artists, some who use electronic processes but also covering several platforms such as Vimeo, Bandcamp and SoundCloud, all in one post. Concentrating on Australian composers – Really worth checking out.

Website  –  Making Waves – Discover New Australian Music

 

The theme for International Women’s Day in 2019 is #BalanceforBetter. Happy International Women’s Day! The team would like to acknowledge that lists such as these invariably exclude more composers than they promote. However, we embrace the opportunity to reflect on the striking music featured by female-identifying composer in Making Waves playlists and the Making Conversation […]

via International Women’s Day 2019 — MAKING WAVES

 

Listening to…

 

“Bribri Meditation” Deconstructred – Susan Campos Fonseca

Electroacoustic

Music and poetry by Marvin Camacho Villegas
“Meditación Bribrí” (1985-86) by solo contrabass
José Saavedra, contrabass, piano, voice
Ronald Bustamante & Carla Alfaro, electronics
Susan Campos-Fonseca, producer & music director
Sounddesign by Ronald Bustamante
Special colaboration with:
“IV Encuentro sobre estudios sonoros y creación experimental” (November 2017), Escuela de Artes Musicales, Universidad de Costa Rica.
Bernal Chaves -Laboratorio de Experimentación Sonora

Art cover: “Sibö” by Adrián Arguedas (Picture by Susan Campos at Marvin Camacho`s home in Turrialba)

Live performance –

 

Playlist #97 – Artist Alphabet – B is for…

Eclectic Electronic Soundscapes –

It’s 2019 and I’m taking stock this year – To make sure that I’m giving space for as many artists as possible and to try and listen to new one’s, Feminatronic will be focussing on Artists alphabetically throughout the year on all platforms.

Here I’ve updated the letter B(pt1)…
As with all the playlists, they are jumping off points to discoveries. Just let some of the tracks play onto the next….follow up on “sounds like”….see who’s following, many artists follow other artists….

Artists are BLEIE, Bella, Blankets,Natasha Barrett, Beast Nest,Natalie TBA Beridze, Loise Bulot,Sandra Lanuza Badarji,Anna Bo, Tullia Benedicta, brthln glnds, Georgina Brett, Bad@Maths, BEAM, Dendera Bloodbath, Louis and Bebe Barron, Sarah Boothroyd,Bohemian Cristal Instrument, Myriam Bleau, beepblip, Zoe Blade, Ka Baird, Cecile Babiole, Sophie Birch, Rose Bolton, blechdom,BAASSIK,Rachel Boyd, Lea Bertucci and BLACK QUANTUM FUTURISM.

Playlist #144 – Artist Alphabet – A is for…pt1

Eclectic Electronic Soundscapes –

It’s 2019 and I’m taking stock this year – To make sure that I’m giving space for as many artists as possible and to try and discover new one’s, Feminatronic will be focussing on Artists alphabetically throughout the year on all platforms.
Here is the letter A(pt1)…

As with all the playlists, they are jumping off points to discoveries. Just let some of the tracks play onto the next….follow up on “sounds like”….see who’s following, many artists follow other artists….

Artists on playlist # 144 are Emeraldia Ayakashi, Arrebato, aag, Savannah Agger, Band Ane, {arsonist}, Antenes, asterisk untitled, Aardor, alodi, Damara Tawodi Arrowood, anomie, akioka, Astilbe, Auriea, Audri Acuna, Awwz, Aylu, Michele Abondano, Meryll Ampe, Laurie Anderson, AMET, Luna Arakawa S, Aschka, Clara de Asis, AMMA, Julia Hanadi aLabed, Lydia Ang, ABENCOADA and AJA.

 

 

 

Listening to…

Thanks to A Closer Listens’ review of both Isthmus and Nocebo ( reviews here) I’m listening to something devastatingly beautiful.

 

” 9T Antiope consists of Iranian musicians Nima Aghiani and Sara Bigdeli Shamloo. The main focus of the band is on experimental music, using layers of acoustic instruments, electronics and combining them with vocals and lyrics, in order to narrate tiny bits or huge landscapes of the chaotic worlds they vision, along with their inhabitants.”

 

9T Antiope Bandcamp

9T Antiope on SoundCloud

 

 

 

Poetry Day 2018

It’s Poetry Day , at least here in the UK and thought I’d post a couple of older playlists based on the connections between sound and poetry –