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File under: Acoustic Phenomena

Paul Abbott, Léo Dumont, Ute Kanngiesser

Loiter Volcano

Label: Another Timbre

Format: CDr

Genre: Sound Art

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The excellently titled Loiter Volcano was a constant source of somewhat surprising pleasure the first time I listened. "Surprising" because the general attack leans a bit more toward efi (I suppose "post-efi" has been appropriate for a good while) than I normally care for. But this mix of electronics, percussion and cello simply filled the space in a manner that held me rapt throughout. As with the other release featuring Dumont, it's partially about the textures and their creative deployment but, more, it's the structural fabric that emerges during the piece, the tensile strength one hears; there are no weak planks, each passage provides sure, if giddy, footing to the next. Whatever electronics Abbott is wielding, he does so with great tact and Kanngiesser's cello, often residing in a semi-traditional zone, is a perfect foil, not lacking in emotion. Loiter Volcano is my personal pick of this litter.” - Brian Olewnick, Just Outside

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File under: Acoustic Phenomena
Cat. number: at-b03
Year: 2009
Notes:
Recorded on 29 March 2009 at the Church of St James the Great, Friern Barnet, North London