founded in april 2012 by macarena montesinos and niet f-n and based in spain, 23RedAnts is a cello/electronics duo who try to explore new territories between free improvisation, glitch music, and noise.in their first two years they have collaborated with different musicians and released four digital albums available for free download. they also collaborate with other artists such as dancers, visual artists as well as performing live during art exhibitions.
pablo orza is a self taught multi-instrumentalist from galicia, spain, primarily working in free improvisation. in 2003, he collaborated with parto duo to create the centro de novas tecnoloxías do pico sacro (TPS) – an artist collective interested in real time creation.
their first album for pyr consists of conversations that took place between cello, electronics and guitar. macarena, niet and pablo documented the conversations in 2012 and organized them into three volumes that all relate. the sound is micro, patient and highly fluid.
? Stomped minimal tech beats suit mind-blowingdj sets in sophisticated rooms as memorable ace in the night !
As an unstoppable avalanche of notable events, the Spanish talented producerRalph Kings is back with some new pearls under the sleeve as his Lies is.Packaged in a 3 tracks jewel case, the minimal rising artist brings undoubtedtools aimed straight to the dance-floor, carefully built with best of minimaltextures, stomped tech beats and solid bass-lines; surrounded by intrinsicsound getting with properly masterpieces in the night as this new ep proves.His music stuff needs no much introduction more than to check out how thecharts are.
Here are twooutstanding minimal pearls as Lies and Bhavani Goddess are, absolutely suitableon sophisticated dj sets and classy rooms without doubt along with an up-tempopiece to push up edge of boundaries with an overwhelming techno tool to blow upminds on the fly simply!
? A rocker spirit in an electronic body blending high-quality tech broken beats with enough dynamism and unique voice shoots to blow up minds on the fly!
New in the family, Euripides Sideras known as Eusd was born in Cyprus. Composing and producing highly innovative music has always been Euripides aspiration and passion. From an early age Euripides was taught to play the guitar, piano and drums bringing him the opportunity to perform in a rock band in a numerous venues in Cyprus. In the meantime, he also worked as a DJ playing electronic dance music in several nightclubs in both Cyprus and Greece.
Euripides has studied sound engineering in Los Angeles and got a diploma in music production from Berkley College of Music. In 2010 Euripides released an alternative-rock-experimental album titled Blessed But Troubled Times. His electronic music productions have been signed recently on Boda Records, Endemic Digital Inc, Electro Top and Itchycoo Records just to name a few. As a DJ, 2013 has been a successfully year, bringing his name alongside Moguai, Steve Aoki, South Central and Cyberpunkers stages.
Called by the critic as innovative and highly original music-imaginative producer, his productions are melodic and jam-packed with pleasurable sonic entertainment. Euripides surprise the listeners by exciting variations with encompasses and thrilled ground-breaking style that continuous the ingenious metamorphoses of his musical journey entails. An element that clearly designates Euripides original style, placing the composer in a league of its own.
His first release on Progrezo Records brings sophistication and dynamism aimed straight for loud speakers and dance music lovers as Memories is.On the A side a solid but big break-beat opens the jewel case with stomped attitude as Talk To The River. Sick bass-lines drive the plane through sublime atmospheres where rock voices add enough tension to make memorable the journey without doubt. Synth lines taken from gothic buildings with chemical brothers style, brings a surreal environment with aimed straight for mad dance-floors! On the flip side Euripides delivers a majestic but rocker uptempo piece, equipped with strong bombs to stand up any kind of crowd and festival around the world. Solid bullets come from high class tech beats along with impressive synth lines surrounded by mad voice shoots as memorable key in the night.
Before you anniversary 25th release from 45 Echoes Sounds. We present for you a global mix, a fabulous collage – a result of three years’ activity of a label of 45 Echoes Sounds on the digital fields of Ambient Music.
These magic sounds were thought up for you by great musicians from a planet Eart – Die Stille, EugeneKha, Grove of Whispers, Jack Hertz, Kecap Tuyul, [mikra], Mister Vapor, Muguel Ruiz, Mystified, Ollie Cram, Scott Lawlor, Sheleah Nahshon, Slope feat. Ambelion, Symatic Star, Trans Atlantic Rage/Balogh.
Soundscapes to inspire the internal film projector inside the mind, activating the screen within. Experimental, electronic, downbeat, Twilight ambiance. All of the material in this 9 track release was produced as a result of group improvisations. There were no pre-rehearsals.
Anunusualleopard is a duo including dmcq on No Input Mixing-desk modulations accompanied by Qubenzis’ synthesizer tweaks, beats and sound effects.
Synths and programming .. qubenzis
No input mix desk … dmcq
1. 05:26 man dog
2. 02:52 short notice
3. 14:28 jeepster dolly
4. 05:07 talking step
5. 05:49 good morning, evening
6. 04:17 bucket load
7. 03:55 mezzi
8. 02:34 your mind. controlled
9. 07:19 empty zoo
ce françois couture is an experimental musician, improviser, and multi-instrumentalist based in st-faustin, quebec, canada. he came out of the music closet at age 38. he plays keyboards, theremin, percussion, and ukulele, but his main instrument is the no-input mixing desk, which he uses to sculpt rivers of controlled feedback.
françois’ first album for pan y rosas is a 39-minute improvisation performed using no-input mixers. it was recorded direct to disc. the sound is reverbed drone wave flow with shimmers.
lucie vítková is czech composer and performer. she graduated in accordion performance at brno conservatory in 2010 and composition at janá?ek academy of music and performing arts in brno (cz) in 2013. during her master’s degree, she studied at royal conservatory in the hague (nl) and at california institute of the arts in valencia (usa). she has studied with martin smolka, jaroslav š?astný, martijn padding, gillius van bergijk and michael pisaro. she is member of the ensemble marijan, dunami, dust in the groove, and prague improvisation orchestra.
lucie’s first album for pan y rosas, is a collection of ideas and techniques that she accumulated throughout her practice as an improviser. in each piece she tries to portray certain phenomena in their pure, concentrated form to make their individual characters clear. to create the pieces on this album, she used three different accordions, her voice, and a harmonica.
All of the material on the “an enclosed envelope” 7 track release were produced as a result of group improvisations. There were no pre-rehearsals whatsoever. Anunusualleopard is a 2 piece band consisting of dmcq on No Input mixing-desk modulations accompanied by Qubenzis’ (aka QPA) synthesizer tweaks, beats and sound effects. Enjoy this fresh release to it’s fullest or at least don’t deprive yourself from listening to the sample tracks (an amazing sonic experience). The “no input” mixing desk concept was first seriously explored by electronic music pioneers in Japan like Toshimaru Nakamura, who, among others, inspired dmcq to further develop his unique sounds.
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1. 02:16 – a note to the deep
2. 02:23 – who knows
3. 03:14 – I know nothing
4. 05:53 – high planes hunger
5. 03:23 – staring from the bridge
6. 04:21 – oh yeah, time to awake
7. 17:25 – an enclosed envelope
synths and programming: qubenzis
no input mix desk: dmcq