Category: NOISE

  • Captain Frederickson – Absolute Disaster

    Captain Frederickson – Absolute Disaster

    Sometimes instead of composing music about serious issues that globally struck upon humankind on a regular basis, musicians feel an urge to record music about hilarious stuff that no one would ever think. Captain Frederickson is one of those groups focusing on the humorous side of life, but still, the group supports charities with their […]

  • Chestnut – Mockingbird (Land Turtle Records)

    Chestnut – Mockingbird (Land Turtle Records)

    It’s been a while since we covered a piece of experimental music on our pages. To be completely honest, I am not quite sure what caused that gap between the last review about avant-garde releases and the present state, but I was fortunate enough to stumble upon Chestnut a couple of days ago. Chestnut is […]

  • Toru – Toru CD EP (Various Labels)

    Toru – Toru CD EP (Various Labels)

    Toru is an outstanding French trio that recently released a debut material on both vinyl and compact disc. The group consists of Nicolas Brisset on drums and tambourine, Héloïse Francesconi on guitar, and Arthur Arsenne on another guitar. These bandmembers also provide additional noises throughout the entire material. Their sonic articulations are going far beyond […]

  • Convulsif – Extinct CD (Hummus Records)

    Convulsif – Extinct CD (Hummus Records)

    Convulsif are roaming around the experimental music scene for a while, and their music is hard to define by some simplistic definitions. Each performance comes as a bit of a surprise, considering their strivings to improvise on each live set. The group tends to shock and amaze at the same time with their profoundly aggressive […]

  • Night Slaves – II CS (Swimming Faith Records)

    Night Slaves – II CS (Swimming Faith Records)

    Night Slaves moved forward with this particular material. It’s a proper continuation of their debut cassette EP that contains some remarkable evolvements towards darkwave aesthetics. This material represents their second EP recording that pushed things to a bit more dynamic sound, decorated with loads of notable improvements. Unlike their debut, this one has lost that […]

  • Royal Hungarian Noisemakers – Le Roi Est Mort CD (Unsigned Records)

    Royal Hungarian Noisemakers – Le Roi Est Mort CD (Unsigned Records)

    Royal Hungarian Noisemakers emanate from Budapest, Hungary. I was fortunate enough to share the stage with this live act, but also to experience their live performances a couple of times. Whoever experienced their live performance, left with the impression there’s a lot more going on, mainly because of the presence of both analog and digital […]

  • RibaStuka – RibatStuka CD (Unsigned Records)

    RibaStuka – RibatStuka CD (Unsigned Records)

    RibaStuka is yet another experimental noise project operated by the individuals who surround Unsigned, a very prolific Hungarian experimental label specialized in avant-garde forms of expression such as ambient, drone, harsh noise, and musique concrete. The experimentations with audio have been done by the members of the bands called L * mbik, Fixateur Externe, and […]

  • K. Henry Dunham – Sol Evocations CD (Silentes Records)

    K. Henry Dunham – Sol Evocations CD (Silentes Records)

    Perhaps Sol Evocations is a debut solo record by Kevin Henry Dunham, but this experienced avant-garde artist is one of the crucial members of Our Lady Of The Flowers and Radish Brothers. Both projects burst almost equal doses of quality ambient noises throughout graciously served experimentations. Sol Evocations presents thirteen hours sound art installment purposely […]

  • Rovar17 – Csonkolt Tündér (Unsigned Records)

    Rovar17 – Csonkolt Tündér (Unsigned Records)

    Rovar17 has been pretty much active with constant touring, so he took advantage of modern technologies and has recorded almost every live performance under this moniker. Csonkolt Tündér is actually an expanded maxi-single that has been re-issued in 2018. and it contains additional recordings from some aforementioned live performances. Besides previously released material, this expanded […]

  • Hedoromeruhen – Airs CD (Attenuation Circuits)

    Hedoromeruhen – Airs CD (Attenuation Circuits)

    Hedoromeruhen is a Japanese noise duo comprised of Daisuke Ichiba and Yasutoshi Yoshida. They’ve met each other on an exhibition in Berlin in 2012, and they were both stimulated by each other performances, so they’ve determined to start Hedoromeruhen. With Daisuke being a painter and visual artist known as Bijinga, and Yasutoshi being a well […]

  • Press Club – Wasted Energy LP (Hassle Records)

    Press Club – Wasted Energy LP (Hassle Records)

    Wasted Energy is a second album by Melbourne’s Press Club that has been published by Hassle Records last year. This record is such a great continuation of their debut Late Teens which has also been published for Hassle Records in 2018. The band nurtures such an interesting sound by encapsulating fundamentals of melodic punk rock, […]

  • Cao / Keller / Siedl – Modulus Of Resilience CD (Attenuation Circuit)

    Cao / Keller / Siedl – Modulus Of Resilience CD (Attenuation Circuit)

    Modulus Of Resilience is an experimental collaboration album between Cao Thanh Lan, Beat Keller and Gregor Siedl. Their eerie compositions travel beyond standard experimental schematics, these skillful avant-garde artists are bending all the known rules of the genre, so their numbers are reaching towards some new form of contemporary sonic art. The sound comes close […]