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raison d'être // Aprés Nous Le Dèluge LP

raison d'être // Aprés Nous Le Dèluge LP

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Swedish industrial artist raison d'être will be joining the Italian noise label in October 2023.UrashimaThis is a reissue record released from (originally released in 1992)

Contains 11 industrial techno, dark ambient, and ritualistic drone songs filled with a disturbing atmosphere.

Below is a commentary by the label.

"Dive into the mysterious world of raison d'être, a captivating musical project helmed by Swedish composer and sound artist Peter Andersson, known for his profound ability to create immersive soundscapes."Anderson'sraison d'être left an indelible mark on the ambient and dark industrial genres.
At the heart of raison d'être is a philosophy deeply connected to existential themes and the exploration of the mysteries of human consciousness. Since its inception in the early '90s, the project has evolved into a sonic odyssey that goes beyond traditional music."Raison d'être", which means "reason for being" in French, delves into realms of emotion, thought, and experience that are often left untold.

A delicate web of dark ambient, drone, and experimental sounds.Inspired by a variety of sources, including philosophy, literature, and art, raison d'être's music takes listeners on an introspective journey.The compositions are meticulously crafted, with each sound and texture contributing to a larger narrative that evokes deep immersion and contemplation.

The vinyl reissue of "raison d'être - Après Nous Le Déluge" is the beginning of an ongoing project. Released in 1992 on a Sound Source .1921. cassette tape, the album is titled "After Us," The Deluge' is often attributed to Madame Pompadour and suggests impending catastrophe.This sentiment echoes throughout the album, conjuring up an ominous and introspective sonic landscape.

From melancholy tones to ethereal drones, "Après Nous Le Déluge" evokes emotions that lurk in the shadows of our psyches.It condenses the abilities of raison d'être.Each track is a chapter in an abstract story, allowing listeners to interpret the sonic tapestry woven by Anderson's masterful hand in their own way.
From the moment the needle touches the record, you are drawn into a bewitching and mesmerizing journey of sound.Raison d'être's signature style of lush textures and intricate layering is beautifully preserved in this reissue.As the track unfolds, a sense of introspection prevails, leading you into a sonic landscape that feels like a deep exploration of the psyche.

Après Nous Le Déluge is more than just an album, it's a sonic meditation. Gradually evolving sounds, interplay of ambient elements, and delicate nuances create an immersive experience that demands your full attention. With headphones. Whether you listen to it or listen to it on a grand stereo system, the vinyl reissue breathes new life into this iconic release, allowing you to discover new dimensions within the depths of the familiar.

In an age where music is disposable,raison d'être - Après Nous Le Déluge' is a testament to the timeless power of artistic expression.This reissue captures the essence of the original work while adding modern sophistication, making it a must-have for die-hard fans.It is a must-have item even for those who are new to the world of raison d'être.When the needle lifts from the grooves of the record, you realize that you have not just heard music, but have experienced a profound auditory odyssey. "

Urashima Other works Click here for more information. ///Click here to see more Urashima releases available at Tobira. 

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Ask us for digital files. 12" black vinyl. Edition of 299. 

Tracklist:

  1. Après Nous Le Déluge - Acte I 04:54
  2. Après Nous Le Déluge - Acte II 03:11
  3. Raison D'Être 04:19
  4. The Final Wagon 05:31
  5. Moribund 06:02
  6. De Profundis 03:46
  7. Death Brightens With Sorrow 05:41
  8. Paragon Sequence 03:30
  9. Ignesco Comburo 05:44
  10. Frigus Membra 01:47
  11. Memento Mori 04:08

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Urashima:

"Dive into the enigmatic world of raison d'être, a mesmerizing music project masterminded by the Swedish composer and sound artist, Peter Andersson. Renowned for his profound ability to conjure immersive auditory landscapes, Andersson's raison d'être has left an indelible mark on the ambient and dark-industrial genres.
At the core of "raison d'être" lies a philosophy deeply intertwined with the exploration of existential themes and the mysteries of human consciousness. Since its inception in the early '90s, the project has evolved into a sonic odyssey that ventures beyond traditional musical boundaries. With a name derived from the French phrase meaning "reason to be," raison d'être delves into the realms of emotions, thoughts, and experiences that often remain unspoken.

Andersson's sonic tapestries are intricate and multi-layered, weaving a delicate web of dark ambient, drone, and experimental sounds. Drawing inspiration from various sources, including philosophy, literature, and art, the music of "raison d'être" invites listeners to embark on an introspective journey. The compositions are meticulously crafted, with each note and contributing texture to a greater narrative that evokes a profound sense of immersion and contemplation.

The vinyl reissue of "raison d'être - Après Nous Le Déluge" marks the beginning in the ongoing story of the project. Originally released on Sound Source .1921. cassette in 1992, the album's title translates to "After Us, the Deluge, " a phrase often attributed to Madame de Pompadour, suggesting an impending catastrophe. This sentiment echoes throughout the album, as it conjures sonic landscapes that are both foreboding and introspective.

From the somber tones to the ethereal drone, "Après Nous Le Déluge" encapsulates raison d'être's ability to evoke emotions that reside in the shadows of our psyche. Each track is a chapter in an abstract narrative, inviting the listener to create their own interpretations of the sonic tapestry woven by Andersson's masterful hands.
From the moment the needle touches the vinyl, you're drawn into a sonic journey that's equal parts haunting and enchanting. The lush textures and intricate layers that characterize raison d'être's signature style are beautifully preserved in this reissue. As the tracks unfold, a sense of introspection takes hold, guiding you through landscapes of sound that feel like a deep exploration of the psyche.

"Après Nous Le Déluge" is more than an album; it's a sonic meditation. The gradual evolution of sounds, the interplay of ambient elements, and the delicate nuances create an immersive experience that demands your full attention. Whether experienced through headphones or on a grand stereo system, the vinyl reissue breathes new life into this iconic release, allowing you to discover new dimensions within its familiar depths.

In an era of disposable music, "raison d'être - Après Nous Le Déluge" stands as a legacy to the enduring power of artistic expression. This reissue captures the essence of the original work while adding a touch of modern refinement, making it a must-have for both dedicated fans and those new to the world of raison d'être. As the needle lifts from the vinyl's grooves, you'll find yourself not just having listened to music, but having experienced a profound auditory odyssey. "

Artist: raison d'être

Label: Urashima

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Swedish industrial artist raison d'être will be joining the Italian noise label in October 2023.UrashimaThis is a reissue record released from (originally released in 1992)

Contains 11 industrial techno, dark ambient, and ritualistic drone songs filled with a disturbing atmosphere.

Below is a commentary by the label.

"Dive into the mysterious world of raison d'être, a captivating musical project helmed by Swedish composer and sound artist Peter Andersson, known for his profound ability to create immersive soundscapes."Anderson'sraison d'être left an indelible mark on the ambient and dark industrial genres.
At the heart of raison d'être is a philosophy deeply connected to existential themes and the exploration of the mysteries of human consciousness. Since its inception in the early '90s, the project has evolved into a sonic odyssey that goes beyond traditional music."Raison d'être", which means "reason for being" in French, delves into realms of emotion, thought, and experience that are often left untold.

A delicate web of dark ambient, drone, and experimental sounds.Inspired by a variety of sources, including philosophy, literature, and art, raison d'être's music takes listeners on an introspective journey.The compositions are meticulously crafted, with each sound and texture contributing to a larger narrative that evokes deep immersion and contemplation.

The vinyl reissue of "raison d'être - Après Nous Le Déluge" is the beginning of an ongoing project. Released in 1992 on a Sound Source .1921. cassette tape, the album is titled "After Us," The Deluge' is often attributed to Madame Pompadour and suggests impending catastrophe.This sentiment echoes throughout the album, conjuring up an ominous and introspective sonic landscape.

From melancholy tones to ethereal drones, "Après Nous Le Déluge" evokes emotions that lurk in the shadows of our psyches.It condenses the abilities of raison d'être.Each track is a chapter in an abstract story, allowing listeners to interpret the sonic tapestry woven by Anderson's masterful hand in their own way.
From the moment the needle touches the record, you are drawn into a bewitching and mesmerizing journey of sound.Raison d'être's signature style of lush textures and intricate layering is beautifully preserved in this reissue.As the track unfolds, a sense of introspection prevails, leading you into a sonic landscape that feels like a deep exploration of the psyche.

Après Nous Le Déluge is more than just an album, it's a sonic meditation. Gradually evolving sounds, interplay of ambient elements, and delicate nuances create an immersive experience that demands your full attention. With headphones. Whether you listen to it or listen to it on a grand stereo system, the vinyl reissue breathes new life into this iconic release, allowing you to discover new dimensions within the depths of the familiar.

In an age where music is disposable,raison d'être - Après Nous Le Déluge' is a testament to the timeless power of artistic expression.This reissue captures the essence of the original work while adding modern sophistication, making it a must-have for die-hard fans.It is a must-have item even for those who are new to the world of raison d'être.When the needle lifts from the grooves of the record, you realize that you have not just heard music, but have experienced a profound auditory odyssey. "

Urashima Other works Click here for more information. ///Click here to see more Urashima releases available at Tobira. 

-------------------------------

Ask us for digital files. 12" black vinyl. Edition of 299. 

Tracklist:

  1. Après Nous Le Déluge - Acte I 04:54
  2. Après Nous Le Déluge - Acte II 03:11
  3. Raison D'Être 04:19
  4. The Final Wagon 05:31
  5. Moribund 06:02
  6. De Profundis 03:46
  7. Death Brightens With Sorrow 05:41
  8. Paragon Sequence 03:30
  9. Ignesco Comburo 05:44
  10. Frigus Membra 01:47
  11. Memento Mori 04:08

++

Urashima:

"Dive into the enigmatic world of raison d'être, a mesmerizing music project masterminded by the Swedish composer and sound artist, Peter Andersson. Renowned for his profound ability to conjure immersive auditory landscapes, Andersson's raison d'être has left an indelible mark on the ambient and dark-industrial genres.
At the core of "raison d'être" lies a philosophy deeply intertwined with the exploration of existential themes and the mysteries of human consciousness. Since its inception in the early '90s, the project has evolved into a sonic odyssey that ventures beyond traditional musical boundaries. With a name derived from the French phrase meaning "reason to be," raison d'être delves into the realms of emotions, thoughts, and experiences that often remain unspoken.

Andersson's sonic tapestries are intricate and multi-layered, weaving a delicate web of dark ambient, drone, and experimental sounds. Drawing inspiration from various sources, including philosophy, literature, and art, the music of "raison d'être" invites listeners to embark on an introspective journey. The compositions are meticulously crafted, with each note and contributing texture to a greater narrative that evokes a profound sense of immersion and contemplation.

The vinyl reissue of "raison d'être - Après Nous Le Déluge" marks the beginning in the ongoing story of the project. Originally released on Sound Source .1921. cassette in 1992, the album's title translates to "After Us, the Deluge, " a phrase often attributed to Madame de Pompadour, suggesting an impending catastrophe. This sentiment echoes throughout the album, as it conjures sonic landscapes that are both foreboding and introspective.

From the somber tones to the ethereal drone, "Après Nous Le Déluge" encapsulates raison d'être's ability to evoke emotions that reside in the shadows of our psyche. Each track is a chapter in an abstract narrative, inviting the listener to create their own interpretations of the sonic tapestry woven by Andersson's masterful hands.
From the moment the needle touches the vinyl, you're drawn into a sonic journey that's equal parts haunting and enchanting. The lush textures and intricate layers that characterize raison d'être's signature style are beautifully preserved in this reissue. As the tracks unfold, a sense of introspection takes hold, guiding you through landscapes of sound that feel like a deep exploration of the psyche.

"Après Nous Le Déluge" is more than an album; it's a sonic meditation. The gradual evolution of sounds, the interplay of ambient elements, and the delicate nuances create an immersive experience that demands your full attention. Whether experienced through headphones or on a grand stereo system, the vinyl reissue breathes new life into this iconic release, allowing you to discover new dimensions within its familiar depths.

In an era of disposable music, "raison d'être - Après Nous Le Déluge" stands as a legacy to the enduring power of artistic expression. This reissue captures the essence of the original work while adding a touch of modern refinement, making it a must-have for both dedicated fans and those new to the world of raison d'être. As the needle lifts from the vinyl's grooves, you'll find yourself not just having listened to music, but having experienced a profound auditory odyssey. "

Artist: raison d'être

Label: Urashima