Yair Etziony | Ensemble (False Industries: CS/DL)Shasta Cults | Shasta Cults (Important Records: LP/DL) It’s always one of my favorite opportunities to follow-up on an artist’s work who I have heard somewhat recently to find any new motivations in their trajectory. Last year I reviewed Yair Etziony‘s Albion Remixes which I particularly enjoyed for its […]

This week’s podcast delves mostly into the non-rhythmic, formless field of sound including nine recent (and upcoming) works by: salt (Ant-Zen), Qwerteest (Unexplained Sounds Group), Yan Hart-Lemonnier (Adaadat Records), Ross Goldstein (Birdwatcher Records), Irena Z. Tomažin (Sploh), Mare di Dirac (GH Records), Jonathan Higgins (Fractal Meat Cuts), Shasta Cults (Important Records) and The Metaphysical Box […]

Shasta Cults | ConfigurationsImportant Records (CD/DL) Electric frequencies as tones, tones as some hypnotic sorcery, Configurations is seriously plugged-in, swelling, buchla drone. This record marks the end of the first decade of intermittent work released from Shasta Cults (Canadian synthesizer tech Richard Smith). Part of this reminds me of slow moving clouds parting to make […]