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Background Noise Ensemble // Metal Lake Reservoir TAPE

Background Noise Ensemble // Metal Lake Reservoir TAPE

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The 2021 new work of Full Spectrum, which is presided over by our popular ambient folk writer Andrew Weathers, is from Auckland's noise band Background Noise Ensemble.Includes 8 jarring noise tracks. DL code included.

Edition of 100.

"Metal Lake Reservoir is composed of songs whose existence emerged from each track's sound source. In the sudden absence of materials, tools and physical space, it became necessary to reconsider the concept and nature of the instrument itself; augmented by signal processing and a framework. integrating found sounds as musical elements. It came to exemplify the ways in which the challenges of isolation can be healed by sharing, transforming, and creating as a community – within the sound field and beyond.

Each song began as an array of samples made from recordings of homemade instruments. Each member laid out an Some tracks showcase raw acoustic elements, while others rely on audio synthesis and electronic effects to alter the samples. The resulting record's construction highlights the unpolished composition using the samples, and then shared their stem collection with the next person, like a game of telephone. power of little sounds, and exemplifies the importance of working together to make something beautiful and healing in uncertain times.

The Background Noise Ensemble features contributions from Chari Glogovac-Smith, Briana Marela Lizárraga, Michele Seippel and Samuel Regan.
 "
Full Spectrum Records

Artist: Background Noise Ensemble

Label: Full Spectrum Records

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The 2021 new work of Full Spectrum, which is presided over by our popular ambient folk writer Andrew Weathers, is from Auckland's noise band Background Noise Ensemble.Includes 8 jarring noise tracks. DL code included.

Edition of 100.

"Metal Lake Reservoir is composed of songs whose existence emerged from each track's sound source. In the sudden absence of materials, tools and physical space, it became necessary to reconsider the concept and nature of the instrument itself; augmented by signal processing and a framework. integrating found sounds as musical elements. It came to exemplify the ways in which the challenges of isolation can be healed by sharing, transforming, and creating as a community – within the sound field and beyond.

Each song began as an array of samples made from recordings of homemade instruments. Each member laid out an Some tracks showcase raw acoustic elements, while others rely on audio synthesis and electronic effects to alter the samples. The resulting record's construction highlights the unpolished composition using the samples, and then shared their stem collection with the next person, like a game of telephone. power of little sounds, and exemplifies the importance of working together to make something beautiful and healing in uncertain times.

The Background Noise Ensemble features contributions from Chari Glogovac-Smith, Briana Marela Lizárraga, Michele Seippel and Samuel Regan.
 "
Full Spectrum Records

Artist: Background Noise Ensemble

Label: Full Spectrum Records