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Re: Aarset gear / Turkish sound
Thanks Sim, I just love it when you are introduced to a new artist that
really excites you. Thanks again!
On Feb 14, 2005, at 8:16 AM, simeon harris wrote:
> i'd go with Electronique Noir or Light Extracts for solo stuff - Light
> Extracts is slightly more chilled and ambient in places, but maybe not
> quite so strong melodically - they're both superb though. his most
> recent solo effort, Connected is very different and sees him exploring
> some new areas (not so successfully IMO)
> i'd also have a crack at Khmer by Nils Petter Molvaer - it's pretty
> old now and they've developed hugely, but it has a raw edginess to it
> that is pretty compelling
> The new NPM "live" album called Streamer is superb and i would highly
> recommend it. i say "live" in inverted commas, because the source
> material was recorded live, but it has been manipuated, remixed and
> added to. a superb listen and flows beautifully. that track Sauna i
> suggested is my favourite track at the moment.
> i've been listenting to some trio concerts that Aarset has been doing
> of late (recorded from German radio) - very interesting to hear how he
> reduces his tunes to the bare essentials and then re-vibrates them in
> a live setting. his drummer uses Ableton to augment the band's sound
> in very subtle and pleasing ways...top notch stuff...!
>> Wow! I like, I like! Thanks for the link. Now I have to check out
>> his albums. Any suggestions on a good one to start with?
>>> On Feb 14, 2005, at 5:15 AM, simeon harris wrote:
>>> go here and listen to the clip of "sauna" (a few tantalising notes)
>>> and also go here-
>>> http://www.hopper-management.com/artist.php?AR_ID=147 and watch the
>>> video of "dust kittens"
>>> this is all i could find that's public domain, i'm afraid...