Archive for the 'audio' Category
Great new project by Root Strata buddy John Davis. Order via website here.
Gravity Spells: Bay Area New Music and Expanded Cinema Art
This edition consists of 100 hand-silkscreened gatefold LP’s with four silkscreened DVD covers of original film and music, a 50 page booklet of writing and images bound in a hand letterpressed cover. The project was conceived to publicly showcase emerging and established strains of expanded cinema and music collaboration in the San Francisco BayArea, as well as to create a physical document that captured that energy.
Although commissioned as pairs (Craig Baldwin with Maggi Payne; Paul Clipson with Tashi Wada; Lawrence Jordan with John Davis; Kerry Laitala with Ashley Bellouin & Ben Bracken), the edition is designed so the works can be experienced interchangeably. This encourages a matrix of possibilities, but also emphasizes the element of chance tied directly to live cinema and music performance (dropping the needle on the record and hitting “Play” on the DVD player will always result in a different event).
Music Mastered by James Plotkin.
Craig Baldwin: Time Bomb (16mm film on DVD)
Ashley Bellouin & Ben Bracken: After Image (Music)
Paul Clipson: Trajections (16mm film on DVD)
John Davis: Strategy of Belief (Music)
Lawrence Jordan: Driving Demons (16mm film on DVD)
Kerry Laitala: Solar Furnace (16mm film projector performance on DVD)
Maggi Payne: Black Ice/Static (Music)
Tashi Wada: Duet Takes: 1. Duet (Take 2), 2. Duet (Take 4) (Music)
Mark Wilson with Marielle Jakobsons
Lawrence Jordan with John Davis
Thad Povey & Mark Taylor
Steve Dye with Anthony Iamurri
Paul Clipson wth Tashi Wada
Tooth with Collin McKelvey
Craig Baldwin with Maggi Payne
1) Piano – Miroir (1978)
2) Musique Climatique (1979)
1) Nuages – Nuages (1982)
2) Carrousel (1982)
1) Jardins Oublies (1981)
2) Jardins Desertes (1981)
1) Finis – Terre (1978)
2) Terre de Feu (1976)
all files in apple lossless format (.m4a) with front & back cover scans included.
Songs of Remembrance
Recorded 2011-2013 at home in Berlin, Munich, San Francisco, Sausalito and Brooklyn. Edited and Compiled at The Crown Heights Inn, Crown Heights, Brooklyn – Fall 2013.
Released 01 May 2014 via Psychic Trouble Tapes.
New video work by Sabrina Ratté for Computers Club with music by Roger Tellier-Craig.
Event Of Your Leaving
Glass, House #003
Second Pressing (White Edition)
Release date: February, 2014
The Event Of Your Leaving was recorded by Raum (Jefre Cantu-Ledesma and Liz Harris) in 2011 and 2012. Commissioned by the San Francisco, CA based Glass, House, the LP is a loose set of memories, dreams & imagines interpreting the visual work of Latvian artist Vija Celmins for piano, guitar, keyboard, voice & tapes. The three panel fold out cover is an offset print & letter pressing of a drawing by Harris. Mastered at Dubplates by Rashad Becker. Edition of 500 LP’s.