RECORDING#44: Filtro [LIVE] @Bologna Elettrica, 14/04/18

Pic by Luca Ghedini Technical File Date / Venue 14/04/2018, Bologna Elettrica – Seconda Edizione, Bologna, Italy Info / Links Filtro: FB / Discogs Riflesso [Upside Down Recordings, 2017] / Materia [DOKURO, 2018] Filtro is a project born from the minds of Angelo Bignamini [The Great Saunites] and Luca De Biasi [Satantango]. The duo focuses on DIY experimental […]

RECORDING#43: Cop-Killin’ Beat [LIVE] @Out Stack Festival, 03/09/17

  Technical File Date / Venue 03/19/2017, Out Stack Festival, Narzole, Italy Info / Links Cop-Killin’ Beat : FB / Bandcamp Est. 2004 by Andrea Pisano, former Fuh member, now also in Tweedo. “Guitars, Live-electronics, Loops, Nails, Dust“. Equipment • Tape-loops • Sampler • I-pad • Stompboxes • Loopers Extra Cop-Killin’ Beat will perform tomorrow, March 20th in […]

GUESTMIX#28: Mutant Trap Mixtape by Noumeno

Artwork by: Stefano K. Testa Noumeno a.k.a. Stefano K. Testa is a media artist and sound synthesist based in Milan, Italy, focusing on digitally-defined, hyperfaceted soundscapes that draw inspiration from a plethora of different styles and genres he beautifully manages to collapse into single ultra-dense, mind-blowing tracks. His art and music offer morbid perspectives in […]

RECORDING#42: Mace. [Life, Intelligence, Joy, Breathing DJSET] @Colorificio Kroen | Path Festival, Verona, 14/10/17

Technical File Date / Venue 14/10/2017, Path festival | Day 2 afterparty, Verona, Italy Info / Links Mace. : FB / Soundcloud / Discogs “Mace. is the solo project of italian producer Enrico Cesaro and it’s been active since 2013 with releases in labels such as Further Records, Lux Rec, Veleno Viola and angoisse. Having […]

RECORDING#41: Paul Beauchamp & Claudio Rocchetti | Sublime Grove 00 [LIVE], Turin, 07/09/17

Technical File Date / Venue 07/09/2017, Claudio Rocchetti / Paul Beauchamp Live at Unione Culturale Franco Antonicelli, Turin, Italy Info / Links Claudio Rocchetti: Website / FB / Bandcamp / Discogs Paul Beauchamp: FB / Bandcamp / Discogs Claudio Rocchetti is one of the most active European avant musicians of the last half decade. Apart from his […]

RECORDING#40: BXP [DJSET] @Ombre Lunghe | AtelierSi, Bologna, 23/06/17

Technical File Date / Venue 23/06/2017, Ombre Lunghe, Bologna, Italy Info / Links BXP: FB / Bandcamp / Soundcloud / Discogs RANDOM NUMBERS: Website / FB / Bandcamp / Soundcloud / Discogs Carlo Mameli aka BXP is a DJ, producer and vinyl-lover born in Sardinia, Italy. He’s been living in Bologna since 2001 where, equipped with […]

RECORDING#38: V0r0N0I [LIVE] @Bologna Elettrica | Xm24, Bologna, 27/05/17

Technical File Date / Venue 27/05/2017, Bologna Elettrica @Xm24, Bologna Info / Links FB / Soundcloud “Inspired by the well-known diagrams and geometric theories of the eponymous mathematician coming from the cold 19th century Russian Empire, Matteo Nobile and Luca Scarrone explore through Voronoi the changing relationship between sound, structure and space. In a continuous metric and formal […]

RECORDING#37: Barnacles [LIVE] @Techno Kultur 3.0 | FOA Boccaccio, Monza, 05/05/17

Technical File Date / Venue 05/05/2017, Techno Kultur 3.0 – Electronic Music Festival @FOA Boccaccio, Monza Info / Links Matteo Uggeri: Website/ Bandcamp / Discogs Barnacles: FB page / Bandcamp Matteo Uggeri graduated in Design at Politecnico di Milano and started playing in 1996 with the Der Einzige project, inspired by the industrial movement of the late […]

RECORDING#36: Babau [LIVE] @Psycho River Fest Preview | Magazzino Sul Po, Turin, 27/04/17

Technical File Date / Venue 27/04/2017, Psycho River Fest preview #3 feat. Holy Palms & Babau @Magazzino Sul Po, Turin Info / Links / Recommended Discography Babau: FB page / Bandcamp / Soundcloud / Discogs ArteTetra: Website / Bandcamp / FB page ArteTetra is a tape label founded by Babau and based between Bologna and Potenza Picena. The releases mostly […]

RECORDING#35: Stromboli [LIVE] @Colorificio Kroen, Verona, 14/04/17

Technical File Date / Venue 14/04/2017, MORSE presenta: Steve Hauschildt, Stromboli, Everest Magma @Colorificio Kroen, Verona Info / Links / Discography FB page / Bandcamp / Discogs Stromboli – S/T EP [Maple Death Records, 2015] – “You are across the road, staring into a building, it’s dark outside, you can barely make out a light shining […]

RECORDING#32: Virtual Forest [LIVE @Progetto Mayhem, Torino, 25/02/17]

Technical File Date / Venue 25 February 2017, Virtual Forest LIVE + Andrea Marini DJSET @Progetto Mayhem, Turin, Italy Info / Links FB / Discogs Virtual Forest is the mystic solo project of Marco Bernacchia [also active in MAZCA.2, ABOVEtheTREE and Stregoni]. His masterpieces Unconscious Cognition Is The Processing Of Perception [2015] and Ritual Machine Music [2016] were released on the Bologna-based YEREVAN […]

RECORDING#30: Bear Bones, Lay Low [LIVE @VILL∆, Brescia, 17/02/17]

Technical File Date / Venue 17 February 2017, Bear Bones, Lay Low + Estasy @VILLΔ, Brescia, Italy Info / Links FB / Soundcloud / Discogs “Hailing from Venezuela and based in Belgium since 2003, Bear Bones, Lay Low is the moniker Ernesto González uses to explore shifting psychedelic moods in electronic sound. Active since a […]

RECORDING#29: Anacleto Vitolo [LIVE | Terracava – A Sound Fest @ Monk, 26/01/17]

Technical File Date / Venue 26 January 2017, Terracava – a sound fest !, Rome, Italy Info / Links Anacleto Vitolo / AV-K / K.lust / X(i)NEON / Internos / Manyfeetunder Website / Soundcloud / Bandcamp / Twitter / Youtube / Vimeo “Anacleto Vitolo a.k.a. AV-K / K.lust / Kletus.K is part of several collectives such as X(i)NEON, Internos and Algebra del Bisogno, born August 2, 1985 in Battipaglia […]

RECORDING#23: Mademoiselle Bistouri [LIVE @Carmen Town, Brescia, 04/12/16]

Technical File Date / Venue: 4 December 2016, Solchi Sperimentali FEST Brescia @ Carmen Town, Brescia, Italy Info / Links: Facebook / Soundcloud / Discogs / Youtube Mademoiselle Bistouri is the solo project by Claudio Frassine from Brescia, Italy. Born in 2009 after the initial noise-funk trio project was shut down, Mademoiselle Bistouri’s moniker refers to Charles Baudelaire work […]

RECORDING#21: meanwhile.in.texas [LIVE @Gusto Vinile, Brindisi, 21/10/16]

Technical File Date / Venue: 21 October 2016, Meanwhile.in.texas LIVE @ Gusto Vinile Vinylpub, Brindisi, Italy Info / Links: FB / Website / Bandcamp / Soundcloud / Discogs “meanwhile.in.texas solo project started about two years ago with the intention to combine elements of ambient, noise, drone and field recordings. Influenced by ambient, post-rock and drone music, usually uses electric and acoustic […]

RECORDING#20: Roberto Begini [LIVE @PostRoma | Init, Rome, 02/10/16]

Technical File Date / Venue: 2 October 2016, POST ROMA: Negativland – INIT. (opening: Roberto Begini) @ Init, Rome, Italy Info / Links: FB / Website / Soundcloud / DiscogsThe live set we present today was recorded in Rome by our correspondant Carlo Cimmino as a part of post rock / experimental / metal music devoted event series called Post Roma with […]

RECORDING#19: Lettera 22 [LIVE @Prehistoric Silence #01 | Cso Django, Treviso, 08/10/16]

Technical File Date / Venue: 8 October 2016, PHS LIVE #01: Lettera 22, qqqøqqq, Xennan, Holy Similaun @CSO Django, Treviso, Italy Info / Links: Website / Bandcamp / DiscogsLettera22 played live at the Italian label Prehistoric Silence debut show at CSO Django, Treviso, October 2016. PS, which is Padova / Treviso-based and run by two very young guys both […]

RECORDING#18: Gea Brown [LIVE @ Inside Lottozero & Transart Festival | Kunsthalle Eurocenter, 17/09/16]

Photo by: Patrizio Buralli  Technical File Date / Venue: 17 September 2016, Sleep Concert & Inside Lottozero @ Kunsthalle Eurocenter, Lana, Italy Info / Links: The sleep concert format was first conceived – and performed – by Robert Rich in the 1980’s: this is where the inspiration for the event conceived by Lottozero hosted by Transart Festival and Kunsthalle Eurocenter […]

RECORDING#17: Stereocilia [LIVE @Circolo Arci Fanfulla, Rome, 19/09/16]

Technical File Date / Venue: 19 September 2016, Stereocilia @Circolo Arci Fanfulla, Via Fanfulla da Lodi 5/a, Rome, Italy Info / Links: Website / Bandcamp / FB “Stereocilia is Bristol based guitarist and composer, John Scott. John uses his guitar, analog synths and live looping techniques to create dense, rich layers of sound. His live show is centered around […]

RECORDING#14: Petit Singe [LIVE @Teatrum Botanicum | PAV, Turin, 17/09/16]

Technical File Date / Venue: 17 September 2016, Teatrum Botanicum / Emerging Talents @ PAV Parco Arte Vivente, Torino, Italy Info / Links: Discogs / Bandcamp / Soundcloud / FB “Petit Singe is the avatar for Indian-born, Italy-based DJ and producer Hazina Francia, created in 2013 as an outlet for her interest in spaced-out romanticism and deep basses., exploring vague reminiscence of […]

RECORDING#13: Satanismo Calibro 9 [LIVE @Varvara Festival ”TRE”, Turin, 25/08/16]

Technical File Date / Venue: 25 August 2016, Varvara 2016 “TRE” @ Ex Cimitero di San Pietro in Vincoli, Torino, Italy Info / Links: Website / Discogs / Bandcamp / FB This recording refers to the third edition of Varvara Festival taking place in Turin at the end of August 2016. Satanismo Calibro 9 were the opening act of Thursday the 25th’s night, […]

RECORDING#12: Bienoise [LIVE @MusicalZOO Festival, Brescia, 20/07/16]

Technical File Date / Venue: 20 July 2016, Bienoise Live #clubarea, MusicalZOO 2016 / 20>24 luglio @ Castello di Brescia, Via del Castello 9, Brescia, Italy Info / Links: Website / Discogs / Soundcloud / FB “Alberto Ricca lives in a quiet, still town. He likes stories. Born in the VCO, Alberto still lives there. As Bienoise, he released albums and EPs under Concrete records […]

RECORDING#11: Trouble VS Glue [LIVE @Villa Ada, Rome, 16/07/16]

Technical File Date / Venue: 16 July 2016, Trouble vs Glue . Live al d’ADA PARK – “This Age” Release party . Main Stage: Tortoise (USA) @ Villa Ada, Via di Ponte Salario, Rome, Italy Info / Links: FB / Discogs / Bandcamp “TvsG is a duo from Rome: Toni Trouble and Mrs.Glue. They do their dancey but wacky pop-punk. They […]

RECORDING#10: Balance [Lamanna / Ricci] [LIVE @Circolo Andrea Doria, Rome, 09/07/16]

Technical File Date / Venue:  9 July 2016, NOWHERE presenta THE ORB (UK) “Adventures Beyond the Ultraworld” 25th Anniversary @ Andrea Doria Concert Hall, Via del Baiardo 26, Rome, Italy Info / Links: FB / Discogs / Soundcloud / Bandcamp Balance are Luciano Lamanna and Davide Ricci. The former is a veteran italian producer based in Rome where he also works as […]

RECORDING#9: Andrea Marini presents Shelter From The Morning [LIVE @NonFrequenze24h, Turin, 02/07/16]

Technical File Date / Venue: 2 July 2016, Non Frequenze 24h Festival @ Bunker, Via Nicolò Paganini 1, Turin, Italy Info / Links: Discogs / FB profile / Mix For La Délirante Shelter From The Morning is a place built only by pictures and sound, where you can stop time for a while and postpone the incoming day. The […]

RECORDING#8: Trans Upper Egypt [LIVE @Circolo DalVerme, Rome, 18/06/2016]

Technical File Date / Venue: 18 June 2016, FESTA di Chiusura Stagione – con Trouble vs Glue e TRANS UPPER EGYPT @ Circolo Arci DalVerme, Via Luchino Dal Verme 8, Pigneto, Rome, Italy Info / Links: Discogs / Bandcamp / FB Page Leo Non [vocals, keyboard], Simone Donadini [drums] and Bob Junior [bass guitar] are the members of the Rome-based trio named […]

Rrose – Vanishing Pools [Eaux, EAUX791, US, 2015]

rrose.ro/ eaux.ro/ Hole (4:43) Purge (6:05) Curl (6:24) Adrift (8:18) Undergrowth (5:57) Born 1969. Died 1909. Neanche Resident Advisor sa rivelare molto di una delle personalità più interessanti dell’elettronica contemporanea, dall’identità a noi del tutto sconosciuta. Uomo, origini californiane, non proprio un ragazzino, già produttore musicale con altri alias prima di Rrose. Un nome d’arte […]

Thundercat – The Beyond / Where The Giants Roam [Brainfeeder, BFDNL055, USA, 2015]

Hard Times (1:13) Song For The Dead (2:48) Them Changes (3:07) Lone Wolf And Cub (5:29) That Moment (0:43) Where The Giants Roam / Field Of The Nephilim (2:47) Dopo due anni dal secondo lavoro solista Apocalypse, Thundercat dà vita ad un elegante e maturo mini-album di sei tracce, densissime di suoni come di contenuti […]