Month: August 2020

NESTOR MATTHEWS of MAGICK MOUNTAIN – Song For Ewe

“Like pretty much everyone else on the planet at the moment, I’m spending a lot of time indoors. I’ve been doing my best to embrace the house arrest by exploring the depths of my record pile and this morning I just so happened to land on Nisennenmondai’s succinctly titled ‘A’ from their 2013 album ’N’. Hopefully that’s obscure enough!?

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ANNA B SAVAGE – Song For Ewe

“I’m cat sitting at the moment, and I can’t work out the Sonos here so the only thing I seem to be able to play is my July Spotify playlist. This is the second track on it, I’ve been listening to it ever day, and I absolutely love it. It’s so delicate, warm and playful, and such a gorgeous recording to boot.”

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RIVAL CONSOLES – Song For Ewe

“Even as an analytical music maker and listener this piece – just in the first few minutes, let alone across its epic duration – completely melts my thinking. I love how you forget where the notes are starting, what notes are being played, and the sounds of the bassoons start to become other things: they become flutes, they become synthesisers, they become the human voice, they become distortion, interference, distant, close etc – there is so much shape shifting going on, but without the egotistical desire to say “hey, look how shape shifting this music is”.

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