Sound Impression: The Great Lake Swallows by Julia Kent and Jean D.L. [Gizeh Records]

The Great Lake Swallows is the seventh entry in the Dark Peak series from Manchester UK’s Gizeh Records and introduces a very special first time collaboration between Canadian cellist Julia Kent and Belgian guitarist/tape machine manipulator Jean D.L. Recorded in Charleroi, Belgium in 2015 during a video installation with Sandrine Verstraete, the album’s long elegiac…

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Sound Impression: Library Tapes – Escapism [1631 Recordings]

David Wenngren is perhaps best known for more than a decade’s worth of albums, soundtrack, and other licensed works under the alias Library Tapes, but he also recently co-founded 1631 Recordings with Mattias Nilsson (Kning Disk), a digital imprint which has been on a furious pace since its inception putting out releases of both new…

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