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time travel is dead and experimental music is booooooring

fortunately there's some crazy stuff out there that'll never bore you! annoy the shit out of you sure. but not bore. and there's so much of it. sososo much.

this is a thread for that stuff

this is a 'broken ambient techno in four glacial side-long movements'-free fucking zone

this is actually mostly a pop thread in disguise. have fun folks

and try to find music like this:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZzjwW3Y2m2g

illbient microtonal poetry Surbiton (imago), Saturday, 14 January 2017 03:03 (six months ago) Permalink

So a caribou thread? I heard rush limbaugh is into that

The beaver is not the bad guy (El Tomboto), Saturday, 14 January 2017 03:14 (six months ago) Permalink

Dan Snaith's weirdest material would certainly be welcome here. It's a shame he's been so dull of late. Perhaps 2017 is where he gets good again

illbient microtonal poetry Surbiton (imago), Saturday, 14 January 2017 03:19 (six months ago) Permalink

Thread for boring experimental like Tim Hecker or whatever the kids are listening to these days is here btw: Rolling "Experimental Is A Shitty Descriptor But Whatev" 2017

illbient microtonal poetry Surbiton (imago), Saturday, 14 January 2017 03:21 (six months ago) Permalink

that katie dey song is about as one note as what I posted above.

sarahell, Saturday, 14 January 2017 04:21 (six months ago) Permalink

"fortunately there's some crazy stuff out there that'll never bore you! annoy the shit out of you sure"

i think you already started a cardiacs thread.

scott seward, Saturday, 14 January 2017 05:09 (six months ago) Permalink

Experimental twee thread

F♯ A♯ (∞), Saturday, 14 January 2017 05:11 (six months ago) Permalink

http://www.ridingthebeast.com/numbers/nu999.php

Drugs A. Money, Saturday, 14 January 2017 06:07 (six months ago) Permalink

https://stabscotch.bandcamp.com/

This is crazy

tangenttangent, Sunday, 22 January 2017 18:34 (six months ago) Permalink

aaaaah

illbient microtonal poetry Surbiton (imago), Sunday, 22 January 2017 19:22 (six months ago) Permalink

fucking amazing

illbient microtonal poetry Surbiton (imago), Sunday, 22 January 2017 19:41 (six months ago) Permalink

I forget if I posted this last year
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yvlhzb00X_E

billstevejim, Wednesday, 25 January 2017 04:42 (six months ago) Permalink

hello
https://youtu.be/DsoCe7C4Kmk

nxd, Friday, 27 January 2017 17:39 (six months ago) Permalink

two weeks pass...

Stabscotch album is excellent, bit of an endurance test but probably the best thing I've heard this year

ultros ultros-ghali, Friday, 10 February 2017 19:24 (five months ago) Permalink

that's cool, I returned to it today and it was sounding great!

I Am In Atlanta And Thug Is Young (imago), Friday, 10 February 2017 19:42 (five months ago) Permalink

I really liked how that smashmouth song upthread sounds in the same key. I want more examples of this haha

dance cum rituals (Moka), Friday, 10 February 2017 21:57 (five months ago) Permalink

this is a 'broken ambient techno in four glacial side-long movements'-free fucking zone

*weeps profusely*

a but (brimstead), Friday, 10 February 2017 22:50 (five months ago) Permalink

the more of the stuff on this thread i listen to the more i'm into glacial side-long movements (yndi halda's record from last year is exactly the sort of thing imago would not want on this thread, i think, and i love it)

and i _like_ "new fascio"

increasingly bonkers (rushomancy), Friday, 10 February 2017 23:47 (five months ago) Permalink

I actually kind of like having this thread for proggy pop/rock and Dinsdale's thread for ambient/drone/lowercase/sound art/EAI.

My Body's Made of Crushed Little Evening Stars (Sund4r), Saturday, 11 February 2017 00:06 (five months ago) Permalink

I miss time travel :(((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((

Headphone Jack (seandalai), Saturday, 11 February 2017 03:06 (five months ago) Permalink

deep listening vs derp listening

wins, Saturday, 11 February 2017 15:13 (five months ago) Permalink

you've got them the right way around at least

I Am In Atlanta And Thug Is Young (imago), Saturday, 11 February 2017 15:51 (five months ago) Permalink

two months pass...

Stabscotch album still brilliant, great sunshine listening weirdly enough

Absolutely slaughters the PC Worship album too

an uptempo Pop/Hip Hop mentality (imago), Wednesday, 12 April 2017 15:40 (three months ago) Permalink

two weeks pass...

Imago, ciderpress, you know this? My prog-metal-loving cousin recommended it. Pretty hooky for theatrical ADD proggy hard rock. Apparently, it's just one guy. The lyrics seem important, and interesting when I pay attention to them, but I haven't really focused on them in my first two listens.

My Body's Made of Crushed Little Evening Stars (Sund4r), Thursday, 27 April 2017 13:40 (three months ago) Permalink

More of a novelty but here is the Toehider dude singing "Wuthering Heights" in the original key.

My Body's Made of Crushed Little Evening Stars (Sund4r), Thursday, 27 April 2017 13:55 (three months ago) Permalink

Approached with a bit of skepticism but it's pretty cool! Good songwriting is the key here as the sound would otherwise turn me off. Lies somewhere between Ginger Wildheart and Thumpermonkey. Will certainly listen to all of it when I can

imago, Thursday, 27 April 2017 14:18 (three months ago) Permalink

Also, ORANSSI PAZUZU. They wrote my favourite song of last year and now they've gone and written maybe my favourite song of this year so far (give or take a Richard Dawson)

imago, Thursday, 27 April 2017 21:34 (three months ago) Permalink

That was great, maybe better than anything from last year's album!

My Body's Made of Crushed Little Evening Stars (Sund4r), Thursday, 27 April 2017 22:19 (three months ago) Permalink

that's what tt said! i wouldn't quite put it above the mighty Left Hand Hierarchy but it hits an incredible groove and got stuck in my head after one listen

imago, Thursday, 27 April 2017 22:37 (three months ago) Permalink

Yeah this is great!

On Some Faraday Beach (Le Bateau Ivre), Friday, 28 April 2017 09:20 (two months ago) Permalink

i have no idea where to put this
https://suzianalogue.bandcamp.com/album/zonez-v-3

enjoying this on this lovely sunny morning
liyl glitch hop

nxd, Thursday, 11 May 2017 09:45 (two months ago) Permalink

Would this be a suitable place to mention Pryapisme? A search only brings up some posts on the Dutch(?) board.

Anyway, I commend the subtle, restrained tones of their latest to the denizens of this thread. It's the first I've heard and from what I can tell I like this better than their other stuff.

I mean, come on.

https://apathiarecords.bandcamp.com/album/diabolicus-felinae-pandemonium

Noel Emits, Monday, 15 May 2017 15:52 (two months ago) Permalink

I really like Pryapisme but I get why someone would find them unbearable

ultros ultros-ghali, Monday, 15 May 2017 16:30 (two months ago) Permalink

This is the thread for all things unbearable, let's check this out

imago, Monday, 15 May 2017 16:32 (two months ago) Permalink

OK this is unbearable AND enjoyable

imago, Monday, 15 May 2017 17:16 (two months ago) Permalink

Tau Ceti Central probably the one where the balance has most favoured 'enjoyable'

imago, Monday, 15 May 2017 17:32 (two months ago) Permalink

Closing track goes hard the other way

imago, Monday, 15 May 2017 17:48 (two months ago) Permalink

Quite enjoying the Suzi Analogue - it's quite sparse stuff but there's something intriguing in there

imago, Monday, 15 May 2017 18:02 (two months ago) Permalink

i think this is the best place to put this?

really great
https://magneticghost.bandcamp.com/releases

Universal LULU Nation (upper mississippi sh@kedown), Monday, 15 May 2017 18:39 (two months ago) Permalink

Does the Oranssi Pazuzu guy ever do 'normal' singing I wonder. The temptation must have been there to go straight up goth baritone on that track. It is really good though. Rhythmically straightforward but nice chords and bassline. Sounds better than last year's album as well.

Noel Emits, Monday, 15 May 2017 18:51 (two months ago) Permalink

when yr p much the best rock band on the planet you can do what you like with the vocals tbf

imago, Monday, 15 May 2017 18:57 (two months ago) Permalink

Changing the vocals would probably alienate a good portion of their more bm-centric fans. Or dis-alienate them. Effectively the same thing.

Noel Emits, Monday, 15 May 2017 19:05 (two months ago) Permalink

aluk tolodo > oranssi pazuzu

imo

Universal LULU Nation (upper mississippi sh@kedown), Monday, 15 May 2017 19:08 (two months ago) Permalink

It is quite meta that the attention deficit thread can't help changing topic to tranced-out post bm groups.

Noel Emits, Monday, 15 May 2017 19:13 (two months ago) Permalink

Ah gwan

Cheer-Accident, long-running former experimental math-rock band turned avant-AOR or something:

https://cuneiformrecords.bandcamp.com/album/putting-off-death

ultros ultros-ghali, Monday, 15 May 2017 19:24 (two months ago) Permalink

one of the greats!

Universal LULU Nation (upper mississippi sh@kedown), Monday, 15 May 2017 19:26 (two months ago) Permalink

Lol @ "The temptation must have been there to go straight up goth baritone". Idk how he could have resisted.

My Body's Made of Crushed Little Evening Stars (Sund4r), Monday, 15 May 2017 23:04 (two months ago) Permalink

Yeah both Cheer Accideny and Stabscotch are v high on my to-check-out list

Also, ums, did you listen to A Todolo's Voix last year? I had a really hard time finding stuff to latch onto with that

the rockists' red glare (Drugs A. Money), Monday, 15 May 2017 23:28 (two months ago) Permalink

I liked the Magnetic Ghost a lot. I'll probably buy that.

My Body's Made of Crushed Little Evening Stars (Sund4r), Tuesday, 16 May 2017 00:29 (two months ago) Permalink

Cheer-Accident maybe even more!

My Body's Made of Crushed Little Evening Stars (Sund4r), Tuesday, 16 May 2017 01:51 (two months ago) Permalink

yeah this is wonderful

imago, Tuesday, 16 May 2017 20:45 (two months ago) Permalink

'Lifetime Guarantee' wow

imago, Tuesday, 16 May 2017 20:58 (two months ago) Permalink

on first listen it's the followup to "fear draws misfortune" i was hoping for - "no ifs, ands, or dogs" was sadly patchy to my ears

Cyborg Kickboxer (rushomancy), Wednesday, 17 May 2017 00:10 (two months ago) Permalink

That Cheer-Accident is cool. I saw them play a basement party in Bloomington with Ativan...maybe 96' or 97'. This new record has kind of a Camel or Hatfield and the North kinda vibe.

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imago, Wednesday, 17 May 2017 08:02 (two months ago) Permalink

Is that Ventetian Snares an official collab? I am assuming not

the article don, Wednesday, 17 May 2017 08:27 (two months ago) Permalink

Ah it is! The slide guitar over weird electronics has a mild KLF Chill Out vibe

the article don, Wednesday, 17 May 2017 08:29 (two months ago) Permalink

Glad some people are enjoying the C-A album :)

ultros ultros-ghali, Wednesday, 17 May 2017 09:36 (two months ago) Permalink

The last track is amazing too. I do like it when albums end with two amazing songs

imago, Wednesday, 17 May 2017 10:00 (two months ago) Permalink

deep throat choir - be ok
sounding nice on this sunny morning
https://deepthroatchoir.bandcamp.com/album/be-ok
no surprise to see an electrelane cover in there, very similar vibes

nxd, Thursday, 25 May 2017 09:02 (two months ago) Permalink

Are there still bands like The Frogs or Butthole Surfers or like GodWeenSatan-era Ween? I dunno if this is the place to ask, but maybe it is.

billstevejim, Monday, 29 May 2017 20:57 (one month ago) Permalink

Besides Palberta of course

https://wharfcatrecords.bandcamp.com/album/bye-bye-berta

billstevejim, Monday, 29 May 2017 20:58 (one month ago) Permalink

I like the new Beak> song

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OWYRDPFP7ZE

billstevejim, Monday, 29 May 2017 21:06 (one month ago) Permalink

haord killing it again with a couple of newish releases
https://haord.bandcamp.com/album/iii-2 lo fi rocky pop
https://haord.bandcamp.com/album/blob-on-a-grid the word 'blob' pretty much sums this up

nxd, Thursday, 1 June 2017 08:29 (one month ago) Permalink

I was gonna let sund4r post about this but...perhaps of interest to the imago household:

https://www.tinymixtapes.com/news/colin-stetson-featured-prog-noise-project-ex-eye-release-self-titled-debut-album-share-track-op

Few can resist feeling the new joy that the start of summer brings. For men and women of all ages, it’s the time to shift to lighter-weighted colorful patterns, spend weekends in the backyard tuning up bicycles and barbecue grills, and plan what will eventually turn out to be tortuous family excursions to the country or beach house. For others, like the Colin Stetson-featured, free-thinking, prog-metal foursome EX EYE it means losing all inhibitions by setting new parameters in accelerated decibels, tearing eardrums and collapsing sphincters with its machine-shop-pounding, narcotic freefall noise, and releasing a self-titled debut album on June 23, when everything is still as fresh as an egg from the farm!

In addition to Stetson on alto and bass saxophones, EX EYE features the sickeningly versatile talents of Greg Fox(Liturgy, Guardian Angel, Skeletons, Zs),Shahzad Ismaily (Secret Chiefs 3, Causing a Tiger, Ceramic Dog) and Toby Summerfield (Never Enough Hope, Crush Kill Destroy) on drums, synths, and guitars respectively.

If there were any doubts as to the intensity of this debut disc, it bears noting that it IS coming out on Relapse. If you need audio affidavits of proof, listen to the 12+ magnificent loud and fast minutes of “Opposition/Perihelion; The Coil” down below. EX EYE(the album) is out June 23 on CD, LP and digital and can be pre-ordered by clicking here or here.

In addition, EX EYE have some live dates booked for June and August and just played at the 33rd edition of the Festival International Musique Actuelle Victoriaville last week. At the same fest,Stetson performed “Sorrow,” his “reimagining of Gorecki’s 3rd Symphony,” as an 11-piece ensemble including Fox and Ismaily, Rebecca Foon (Saltland, Esmerine), Sarah Neufeld (Arcade Fire, Bell Orchestre), Gyða Valtýsdóttir (múm), Amanda Lo, and Stetson’s sister Megan, the mezzo-soprano. Check out Stetson solo show dates below, after you check out the EX EYE infos. Start the summer in style!

EX EYE tracklisting:

1. Xenolith: The Anvil
2. Opposition/Perihelion; The Coil
3. Anaitis Hymnal; The Akrose Disc
4. Form Constant; The Grid

the rockists' red glare (Drugs A. Money), Thursday, 1 June 2017 10:47 (one month ago) Permalink

That could be cool! Especially if there's evidence of thoughtful composition amidst the sound and fury. Will check out exploring else itt soon as well...

imago, Thursday, 1 June 2017 11:40 (one month ago) Permalink

Remember though, tomorrow is Richard Dawson Day...

imago, Thursday, 1 June 2017 11:43 (one month ago) Permalink

Are there still bands like The Frogs or Butthole Surfers or like GodWeenSatan-era Ween? I dunno if this is the place to ask, but maybe it is.

― billstevejim, Monday, 29 May 2017 20:57 (three days ago) Bookmark Flag Post Permalink

Did you listen to the Stabscotch album yet?

imago, Thursday, 1 June 2017 11:44 (one month ago) Permalink

Not fussed about Stetson's solo jams but that press release does a good job of getting me hyped

ultros ultros-ghali, Thursday, 1 June 2017 13:15 (one month ago) Permalink

Going to admit that, while I shared the press release with D.A.M. when I saw it, I didn't get a chance to listen to the sample track until now (which is why I didn't post about it). It sounds good, though! I really like Stetson's sound but sometimes find his solo repertoire a little limited, compositionally, so it's good to see him integrate it into this framework. (I haven't heard his take on Gorecki tbh.)

Tomorrow Begat Tomorrow (Sund4r), Sunday, 4 June 2017 11:19 (one month ago) Permalink

I've tried out Stabscotch several times but I don't really get it. I'll keep trying.

billstevejim, Monday, 5 June 2017 14:57 (one month ago) Permalink


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