Articles tagged fennesz

6 Aug 2015 // 3:00 PM

King Midas Sound and Fennesz - “Waves” (Singles Going Steady)

King Midas Sound and Fennesz have joined forces for a new project called Edition 1, which will be released by Ninja Tune on September 18th.

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My Life With the Tape Hiss Cult

When we think of our experiences with electronic music, we can follow a thought trail that leads like a Wikipedia article from one incendiary album to many others. Their qualities are not always alike but for one: the nostalgic thread that runs through them.

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Fenn O’Berg: Magic & Return

The two out-of-print albums by Christian Fennesz, Jim O'Rourke, and Peter Rehberg/Pita are collected by Editions Mego on this monster collection.

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Ambarchi / Fennesz / Pimmon / Rehberg / Rowe: Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea is the rare collaboration that sounds like an exercise in restraint.

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Hidden Melodies: An Interview with Christian Fennesz

Christian Fennesz always has the record button on, and with his new album he's found a way to turn a cross between a flute and a gong into something perfectly natural.

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10 Mar 2009 // 10:00 PM

Big Ears Festival

If this year was any indication of what is to come, Big Ears may become the premiere American avant-garde festival… in Knoxville, Tennessee of all places.

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14 Jan 2009 // 9:00 PM

Fennesz: Black Sea

Fennesz's first solo record in quite some time is quieter, more amorphous and less accessible than his most definitive work. Spend some time with it, however, and it begins to open up.

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11 Nov 2007 // 10:00 PM

Fennesz: Hotel Paral.lel

Endless Summer may be the most recognized Fennesz release, but even as far back as 1997 he was laying down a template for the tension of that album's lovely guitar shimmer and abrasive scraps of feedback.

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30 Apr 2007 // 11:00 PM

Fennesz: Endless Summer

Six years later, the original tracklist, full of gauzy guitars and bristling white noise, still holds up on its own merits -- and without the unneccessary bonus tracks.

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Ryuichi Sakamoto: Bricolages

The best we can say for this remix album is that the original material still sounds great.

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26 Apr 2004 // 11:00 PM

Fennesz: Venice

Venice gives a peek at his enduring penchant for pop, shows him breaking out into other areas of digital territory, and allowing his listeners to see the guitar anew, with its most glimmering elements shining like sunlight through cracks in a wall, sharp as diamonds.

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//Mixed media

Robert DeLong Upgraded for 'In the Cards' (Rough Trade Photos + Tour Dates)

// Notes from the Road

"Robert DeLong ups his musical game with his new album In the Cards and his live show gets a boost too.

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