Back in 2009 I made an album of ambient/noise for the RPM Challenge. It’s completely different from my first album, The Ownership Society. For 37:27, I take field recordings of more or less common objects and mangle them into a swirling mess. Maybe it’s just Yoga music, but in any case, I hope it’s a [...]
The ambient album I put together in February is up for listening in its entirety at the RPM Jukebox. I’ll make it available for download somewhere soon. EDIT: Here’s an article from the Boston Herald about the Boston-area artists who participated in the challenge.
HYDROPHOBE by mainsequence I finished my submission for the 2009 RPM Challenge last night. Clocking in at 37:27–one track, ten sections–this is my first experiment with purely ambient “music”. Each section starts with a raw recorded sound that then gets manipulated beyond recognition, hopefully in a mostly pleasant way. I’ll release the whole album soon [...]
Back to the printer again. The plan is to put all of these February sounds together into some sort of hopefully listenable composition stretching over 35 minutes or 11 tracks, to be in the mail on Monday, March 2nd. Those are the only rules of the RPM challenge and with any luck, things will come [...]