Debut album from UK project creating reductive compositions of cello drones, sparse piano, tape. This album was the first in a ten part series of limited vinyl release from Hibernate Records.
released 25 March 2013
Sounds: piano, cello, cymbal, gongs, clarinet, and the sea.
By Chris Gowers and Katie English.
Improvised/composed on 6th march 2012 at Soup Studio and Union Chapel, apart from the cello on track 1 which was recorded at home during late March 2012, and the gongs and field recordings which were recorded during February 2012.
Soup Studio, Union Chapel, on Brighton beach (west pier) and at home.
No digital effects were used on this album.
Mastered by Ian Hawgood at the Home Normal Mastering Boutique on 2 inch and ½ inch tape.
Cover photograph by Chris Gowers.
Design and layout by Ian Hazeldine.
Thanks to Jonathan Lees and Ian Hazeldine at Hibernate, Simon Trought at Soup Studio, Pete Stapleton at Union Chapel, and Ian Hawgood at Home Normal.
This is album number one. Copyright by Lowered 2013.