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Greg Pope

It Goes Without Saying (LP)

Label: Pica Disk

Format: LP

Genre: Experimental

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Pica Disk is proud to present the debut album of UK-born/Norway-based artist Greg Pope, documenting three of his audio works.

Tip! *200 copies limited edition* After dabbling in punk rock bands and absurdist theatre performance, Greg Pope (b. 1960, London) founded the film collective Situation Cinema (Brighton, 1986) and Loophole Cinema (London, 1989). Working collaboratively and individually, Pope has made sonic and video installations, paracinema, live art, film, photographic and slide works since 1996. Live work has been performed internationally at many other locations across the world. Collaborators include Jerome Noetinger, Norbert Möslang, John Hegre, Sult, Okkyung Lee, Mike Cooper, Jean-Philippe Gross, Anla Courtis, Voicehandler, Andrew Lampert, and many more.

Shot Film (2009)
Made by shooting black 35mm movie film with a shotgun, editing the film together and running it through a projector.

It Goes Without Saying (2020)
Self-made percussive instruments striking glass, tape/text cut-ups and contact microphones.

Dipping the Bells (2019)
Site-specific collaboration with carillonist Laura Marie Rueslåtten; handbells/field recording.

Cat. number: PICA 049
Year: 2023

• Silkscreened cover, off-white on black paper stock.
• 45 rpm 180 gram LP in polylined inner sleeves.
• A4 insert with liner notes by Mike Cooper and Graham Duff.
• 150 x 150 mm photo from “Dipping The Bells”.
• Individual high quality print from “It Goes Without Saying”, each unique, signed by the artist,
on 300 x 300 mm 290 gram Hahnemühle Bamboo matt white paper.
• A3 offset CMYK printed poster from “Shot Film”.