Of Information And Belief (roba di gusto del 2015)


(sempre grazie a ThePulpit)

Godspeed You! Black Emperor – Asunder, Sweet And Other Distress
The Declining Winter – Home For Lost Souls
The White Birch – The Weight Of Spring
Esmerine – Lost Voices
Jefre Cantù Ledesma – A Year With 13 Moons
Rachel Grimes – The Clearing
The Necks – Vertigo
Ought – Sun Coming Down
Lubomyr Melnyk – Rivers And Streams
Daniel Bachman – River
Prism – Western Skies Motel
Nathan Amundson-Upsetter
Mount Eerie – Sauna
Last Harbour – Caul
The Balustrade Ensemble – Renewed Brilliance
Damon & Naomi – Fortune
Goldmund – Sometimes
Good Weather For An Airstrike – Torpor
Ed Hamilton – Arabesque
William Basinski – Cascade

Roba dell’Anno : Mogwai – Central Belters

Song Of The Day: William Basinski – Dlp 1.3 (Remastered 2012)

For a collection of music built around the poignant inevitability of decay, there has been a great many hopeful and inspired words devoted to William Basinski’s The Disintegration Loops: stunning, ethereal, majestic, transfixing, life-affirming… and for good reason. From its 20-year gestation period to its infamously fateful completion, The Disintegration Loops is one of the most powerful manifestations of the inevitable cycle of life ever committed to tape, even as it documents the inevitable decay of all that is committed to tape. The very passage of time is its most effective instrument. To mark the 10-year anniversary of its original release – and its forthcoming induction into the 9/11 Memorial Museum this year – Temporary Residence Ltd. is honored to collaborate with William Basinski in presenting The Disintegration Loops in a fashion truly befitting a library of music with such a lasting legacy. This massive limited-edition box set contains all four historic volumes, plus a pair of stunning live orchestral performances from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the 54th Venice Biennale, both previously unreleased. Remastered from the original recordings and pressed onto 100% virgin vinyl for the first and only time, this exquisite box set also includes all of the remastered recordings on 5 CDs, the extremely rare 63-minute The Disintegration Loops film on DVD, and a 144-page full-color coffee table book featuring rare photos taken during the making of The Disintegration Loops, and liner notes by Basinski, Antony, David Tibet of Current 93, Ronen Givony of the Wordless Music Series, and Michael Shulan, Creative Director of the National September 11 Memorial Museum.

The Disintegration Loops has never appeared on vinyl, and will never appear so again outside of this sincerely special, breathtakingly beautiful collection.

William Basinski