Photo by Lasse Marhaug

Photo by Lasse Marhaug

Review and .flac download of the the UK premiere of Maja Ratkje’s “Crepuscular Hour“.

5against4.com/2014/04/19/maja-s-k-ratkje-crepuscular-hour-uk-premiere/

“Performed at the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival 2012, the singers came from the combined chamber choirs of the University of Huddersfield and the RNCM, the noise musicians were Antoine Chessex, Mark Durgan, Phil Julian, Lasse Marhaug, Hild Sofie Tafjord & Stian Westerhus, Nils Henrik Asheim was at the helm of the organ, and they were all conducted by James Weeks.”

The SEEN

Confront Recordings presents THE SEEN:

John Butcher (saxophone)
David Toop (alto flute & electronics)
Benedict Drew (electronics)
Olie Brice (double bass)
Phil Durrant (violin)
Phil Julian (electronics)
Dominic Lash (double bass)
Dimitra Lazaridou-Chatzigoga (zither)
Richard Sanderson (accordion)
Mark Wastell (harmonium)

Saturday 17 May 2014
8pm

Hundred Years Gallery
13 Pearson Street
Hoxton
London
E2 8JD

Suggested donation £5

hundredyearsgallery.com/confront-the-seen

NIAAM

Live performance recording made at last years “Noise In And As Music” Symposium.

Friday 04/10/2013 @ 8:30pm
Center for Research in New Music (CeReNeM)
University of Huddersfield
Phipps Concert Hall
(32:34)

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Download: .mp3 | .ogg | .flac

Serge

Throughout 2014, sound artist John Macedo will be posting 30 seconds of sound recorded each day. This will include improvisations, studies, micro-compositions, field recordings, or anything else that happens that day.

theblackplume.com/dailies-30-seconds-of-sound-a-day-for-2014

Includes:

12 January 2014 – Phil Julian (Serge Modular Synthesizer)

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“A Christmas gift to you – over two hours of music exclusive to the Admirable Restraint radio show, as (mostly) heard on the Christmas Special broadcast on 19 December but now available in glorious high-quality audio.

Featuring John Butcher, Stephen Cornford and Samuel Rodgers, Gil Sansón, Kostis Kilymis, Phil Julian, Ben Owen, Samwich Pettingzoo and Andrew Brooks, and both Daniel and A F Jones.

Available as a name-your-price download with all proceeds going to Beyond Blue, working to reduce the impact of depression and anxiety in the Australian community.”

Features an unreleased track from the York VCS3 sessions.

admirablerestraint.bandcamp.com/album/admirable-restraint

Reviews by Brian Olewnick here and Richard Pinnell here.

30-4

Recently mastered audio:

Various Artists “30/04″ CD (Fragment Factory)
Vagina Dentata Organ “The Administration Of Physique” 7″ (Ultra-Mail Prod.)
Michael Muennich “Abbitte” MC (Banned Production)
Various Artists “Epicurean Escapism II” CD (The Epicurean, Silken Tofu, Peripheral Records)
Philip Marshall “Two Opposing Walls” video soundtrack for installation by Alexander Pohnert
Altar Of Flies “Female” LP (Peripheral Records)
Death Magazine 52 “s/t” 2xLP (Harbinger Sound)