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raster-noton releases

r-n154 | kangding ray | solens arc

a stone thrown, just to watch it fly. a projectile launched for the sole purpose of drawing a ballistic trajectory in the sky. the solens arc is what remains after the subtraction of the goal; a simpl...

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r-n154-3 | kangding ray | solens arc limited

a stone thrown, just to watch it fly. a projectile launched for the sole purpose of drawing a ballistic trajectory in the sky. the solens arc is what remains after the subtraction of the goal; a simpl...

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r-n146 | atom TM | ich bin meine maschine

atom TM, boys noize, function... 4 x ich bin meine maschine ich bin meine maschine is a spiritual track ich bin meine maschine is a musical track ich bin meine maschine is a scientific track to...

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r-n146-2 | atom TM | ich bin meine maschine (ltd heavy vinyl)

atom TM, boys noize, function... 4 x ich bin meine maschine ich bin meine maschine is a spiritual track ich bin meine maschine is a musical track ich bin meine maschine is a scientific track to...

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PDIP6536 | diamond version | ep 1-5

with diamond version ep 1-5, we are offering the series of 12“ eps released by mute records over the last two years. this limited special japan edition bundles the five eps into a 2 compact disc set...

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ext006-1 | red bull music academy | for the record (1 cd)

red bull music academy is creating the future of music by bringing the vanguard of the industry together. in the book „for the record“, the leaders shaping the current musical landscape offer thei...

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ext006-2 | red bull music academy | for the record (3 cd)

red bull music academy is creating the future of music by bringing the vanguard of the industry together. in the book „for the record“, the leaders shaping the current musical landscape offer thei...

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r-n150 | ryoji ikeda | supercodex

supercodex is the final album of ryoji ikeda‘s trilogy on raster-noton since 2005 (1st: dataplex r-n068, 2nd: test pattern r-n093) that has been exploring the potentials between „data of sound“ ...

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r-n151 | emptyset | recur

after successful ep collapsed (r-n116) the bristol based project strikes back with a full length album on raster-noton. once more james ginzburg & paul purgas challenge the perceptual boundaries betwe...

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r-n151-3 | emptyset | recur limited heavy vinyl

after successful ep collapsed (r-n116) the bristol based project strikes back with a full length album on raster-noton. once more james ginzburg & paul purgas challenge the perceptual boundaries betwe...

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r-n152 | senking | capsize recovery

CAPSIZE RECOVERY takes the listener on a ride through a very dark universe of gloomy sounds and atmospheres. the eight rather longish tracks of the album are characterized by senking‘s epic signatu...

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r-n149 | frank bretschneider | super.trigger

SUPER.TRIGGER is an absolute trove of percussive tensions and frequency driven finesse and deals mainly with the basic principles of any modern music: rhythm. frank bretschneider takes his, never sim...

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ext004 | carsten nicolai | syn chron

syn chron documents artist and musician carsten nicolai’s eponymous project—in analog form as a book and in digital form on an included dvd. the centerpiece of syn chron is a mobile space that si...

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ext005 | carsten nicolai | unidisplay

this publication captures the consciousness-altering experience of carsten nicolai’s formidable and expandable project unidisplay. an excursion into scientific discourse, technical experimentation, ...

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r-n148 | Aoki Takamasa | RV8

with RV8, the osaka-based producer and musician AOKI takamasa continues his longterm project that focuses on the modulation of rhythms and grooves. it began with his first ep ‚rhythm variations‘ i...

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r-n147 | atom TM | HD

After „Liedgut“ (r-n099) and „Winterreise“ (r-n140), „HD“ can be described as Atom™‘s electronic quintessence: a blend of pop, electronic abstraction and powerful grooves - an inventio...

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r-n139 | pixel | mantle

„mantle“ is already pixel‘s forth release on raster-noton since his debut in 2003 and a further exploration of his approach to rhythm-driven, electronic music. the overall atmosphere which is ...

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r-n130-3 | | symeta t-shirt

t-shirt zinc, 100% cotton, super premium quality, front print: symeta logo, back print (neck): by_t_n_sy_eta. unisex in sizes S and M (L and XL already out of stock). please use comment field to stat...

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r-n145 | kangding ray | the pentaki slopes

the tale of the mythic pentaki mountain has been engraved on a two-sided circular piece of wax. the north face of the peak is steep, abrasive, and has been the subject of many legends in the region. ...

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r-n144 | vladislav delay | kuopio

with kuopio, we release the second full length album by vladislav delay aka sasu ripatti. the record features eight new songs which allow the listener to dive into delay’s cosmos of deep and likewis...

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r-n116 | emptyset | collapsed

emptyset is a bristol based project formed in 2005 by james ginzburg, director of the multiverse studios and the curator and electronic artist paul purgas. the project explores the legacy of analogue ...

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r-n143 | Grischa Lichtenberger | And IV (Inertia)

»the title ›and IV (inertia)‹ refers to a fictionalized successor of the baksan neutrino telescope in the caucasus region. at first, it has been an idea for a novel, based on the consideration th...

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ext002 | | T-SHIRT ATOM TM ASCII HEAD

t-shirt black, slim fit, 185 grams, motive atom TM ASCII head white. available for ladies in sizes S, M, L and for gents in sizes S, M, L and XL. please use comment field to state your sex and size ...

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r-n141 | vladislav delay | espoo

vladislav delay‘s EP „espoo“ features two new conceptual, rhythm-intense tracks. whereas the groove of the opener „olari“ derives from a sound loop which is manipulated by filters and echoes...

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r-n142 | senking | dazed

with „dazed“, senking continues his exploration of the abysses of sound to create dark and gloomy atmospheres. the slow beats of the two tracks are accompanied by tender, harmonic melodies, but br...

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142-2 | senking | dazed + tweek bundle

both releases of senkings vinyl ep series, dazed (r-n142) and tweek (r-n131), in a bundle for a special price of 20,00 euro. ...

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r-n115-2 | kyoka | iSH (japanese edition)

we are happy to offer a limited number of copies of japanese edition of kyokas iSH. the japanese version comes on cd, contains a download coupon for a bonus track and was manufactured in japan by our ...

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r-n140 | atom TM | winterreise

„Winterreise“ is the audio soundtrack to a series of photographies with the same name produced by AtomTM. The series was exhibited during 2011 in Tokyo and Frankfurt (excerpts will be included in ...

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r-n140-2 | atom TM | winterreise+liedgut bundle

As „Winterreise“ (r-n140) may be considered a sequel to “Liedgut“ (r-n99) we are offering the new Atom TM release in a bundle with his previous album for a special price of 25,00 euro. ...

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r-n135 | anne-james chaton with alva noto and andy moor | décade

The collaboration of the poet Anne-James Chaton, guitarist Andy Moor and musician Alva Noto is a dense and structured sound design, in which words, rhythms, and melodic loops inexorably blend. Anne-Ja...

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r-n115 | kyoka | ununpentum / iSH

ununpentium (r-n 115) is the fifth release of raster-noton unun series. the name of the series derives from the greek atomic numbers of the chemical elements 111-119 in the periodic table. kyoka – ...

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ext001 | cyclo | baseliner 128 sec

An exclusive A0 format limited edition fine art print from the book cyclo. id: vol. 1, on 210g PPM Pastell Matt Paper. Ryoji Ikeda and Carsten Nicolai both work at the cutting-edge of contemporary el...

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r-n136 | vladislav delay | vantaa

with vantaa, raster-noton releases for the first time an album by vladislav delay aka sasu ripatti. ripatti, one of the pioneers of electronic music of the last decade(s), who is known for several pro...

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r-n134 | robert lippok | redsuperstructure

simple sonic events are unfolding themselves and evoke the sound of an orffean children ensemble. pleasant and strange noises join a bass foundation that recreates the ground shaking subsonic waves of...

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r-n131 | senking | tweek

since the last senking album „pong“ (r-n122) was a great success in 2010 and sold out quickly raster-noton swiftly asked for a follow-up of massel‘s sound cosmos. on „tweek“ senking again re...

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r-n130 | byetone | symeta

byetone‘s new record „symeta“ opens with a combined track - a transit - since „topas“ and „telegramm“ could be seen as one single piece. both tracks convey the atmosphere of a live sessi...

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r-n133-3 | alva noto | univrs uniscope

alva noto’s new album univrs follows on from and develops the concept of the album unitxt (raster-noton, r-n095, 2008). whereas the focus of unitxt was on the processing of rhythmic patterns ('unit'...

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r-n133 | alva noto | univrs

alva noto’s new album univrs follows on from and develops the concept of the album unitxt (raster-noton, r-n095, 2008). whereas the focus of unitxt was on the processing of rhythmic patterns ('unit'...

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r-n127-3 | cyclo | id (book)

ryoji ikeda and carsten nicolai both work at the cutting-edge of contemporary electronic music and sound art. in 1999, the two artists initiated the joint project cyclo., which is devoted to the visua...

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r-n095-4 | alva noto | unitxt (artist edition)

after original unitxt cd (r-n095) has sold out and the new cd of alva noto’s uni-series, univrs (r-n133), is coming very soon, we decided to release unitxt exlusively on our online shop in a special...

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r-n137 | carsten nicolai | zone

the work zone was specifically created for an exhibition by carsten nicolai at base progretti per l’arte in florence, italy, in 2007. a sound installation, little objects and the nicolai’s traces ...

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r-n138 | alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto | virus collectors box

collector’s box that stores all five compact discs of alva noto & ryuichi sakamoto’s virus series: vrioon (2002, r-n050), insen (2005, r-n065), revep (2005, r-n072), utp_ (2007, r-n096-3) and summ...

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r-n138-2 | alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto | virus collectors box (empty)

collector’s box that stores all five compact discs of alva noto & ryuichi sakamoto’s virus series: vrioon (2002, r-n050), insen (2005, r-n065), revep (2005, r-n072), utp_ (2007, r-n096-3) and summ...

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r-n096-3 | alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto | utp_ (audio cd only)

on the occasion of the 400th anniversary of the city of mannheim alva noto (carsten nicolai) and ryuichi sakamoto were invited to develop an audio-visual performance together with ensemble modern. the...

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r-n123 | kangding ray | or

After the Pruitt Igoe E.P, Kangding Ray returns with his third album for raster-noton, pushing further his explorations on the edge of digital and analog sounds. With OR, Kangding Ray continues to blu...

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r-n132 | alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto | summvs

on may 09th, 2011, raster-noton. archiv für ton und nichtton releases alva noto and ryuichi sakamoto’s album summvs, the latest result of the unusual creative partnership between the oscar-prize ho...

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r-n127-2 | cyclo | id (EP)

A decade since its inception, Ryoji Ikeda and Carsten Nicolai are relaunching their collaborative project, cyclo, a project that focuses on the visualisation of sound and seeks to create a new hybrid ...

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r-n128 | anne-james chaton | événements 09

1 ticket “ticket T+ OPTILE ratp — bus tm rer dans paris t sncf — carnet — stif stif stif — 005676486 i 0803 b 14” «poor literature», that’s how french sound poet anne-james chaton cal...

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r-n127 | cyclo | id

A decade since its inception, Ryoji Ikeda and Carsten Nicolai are relaunching their collaborative project, cyclo., a project that focuses on the visualisation of sound and seeks to create a new hybrid...

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r-n100 | signal + frank bretschneider + pomassl + byetone + kangding ray + Taeji Sawai + alva noto + nibo | document #1 raster-noton japan tour 2007

soon after raster-noton was founded in 1996 it was a welcome surprise that our first releases had strong resonance in japan. this enthusiasm encouraged us to share our sound and visualisations on tour...

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r-n104 | signal | wardenclyffe session [11, the final one]

wardenclyffe, long island. the 20th century is still young, the transatlantic telegraph cable has just been laid, the great ocean liners compete for the blue ribbon for the fastest atlantic crossing. ...

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r-n125 | mark fell | multistability (cd)

The latest project from Sheffield based artist and electronic musician Mark Fell, Multistability is primarily an exploration of erratic and non-regular rhythmic patterns. Drawing equally from his work...

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r-n125-2 | mark fell | multistability (cd + 7“)

On raster-noton online store Multistability CD is available as a bundle with a limited 7” single which contains the same note data: played forwards from edge to centre on side a; backward from centr...

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r-n124 | kangding ray + alva noto + Ben Frost | pruitt igoe

Anticipating Kangding Rayʼs forthcoming album, due this winter, comes Pruitt Igoe - a 4 track EP on which both Alva Noto and Ben Frost have been invited by Kangding Ray to produce sonic variations on...

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r-n121 | anbb: alva noto & blixa bargeld | mimikry

being friends and admirers of each other’s work for a long time, electronic music composer / visual artist alva noto (carsten nicolai) and composer / voice artist blixa bargeld (also known as singer...

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r-n126 | carsten nicolai | moiré index

In Grid Index, Carsten Nicolai created a visual lexicon of patterns and grid systems. Now Moiré Index is dedicated to his exploration of the moiré effect—a phenomenon that can be created by the ov...

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r-n122 | senking | pong

PONG – referring to the classic video game – is Senking's fifth release on raster-noton, moving its focus on stretched dubstep rhythms. To these slow motion grooves, he adds shredded melodies, sub...

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r-n104-2 | signal | tesla berlin media>art

TESLA media-art-laboratory turned a palace into a laboratory - for three years the podewils'sche palais close to berlin's alexanderplatz was a central place for media arts. the house quickly became an...

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r-n120 | anbb: alva noto & blixa bargeld | ret marut handshake

being friends and admirers of each otherʼs work for a long time, electronic music composer / visual artist alva noto (carsten nicolai) and composer / voice- artist blixa bargeld (also known as singer...

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r-n108 | frank bretschneider | EXP

EXP is a music-visual work based on the idea that fine art should attain the abstract purity of music. an attempt to assimilate the qualities found in music – including movement, rhythm, tempo, mood...

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r-n107-03 | snd | atavism 96 khz

SND's successful ATAVISM album is now available on SDHC card (4 GB). The card contains all tracks in a special high quality format: sampling rate: 96 kHz bit depth: 24 bit file format: wav The track...

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r-n109 | mika vainio + Ø + noto | Time Examined

In the past thirteen years Mika Vainio has exhibited in some of the major art spaces in Europe, and he has collaborated with both a number of important artists and curators. Since his musical work has...

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r-n114 | mika vainio | ununquadium / vandal ep

Mika Vainio’s four tracks on “Vandal” EP show his preference for analogue working. He consequently develops a dynamic sound we all remember from PanSonic, working himself from a rather abstract ...

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r-n113 | Aoki Takamasa | ununtrium / RN-RHYTHM-VARIATIONS

this is the first release of aoki takamasa on raster-noton. aoki was born 1976 in osaka and is presently resident in berlin, germany. he has been releasing music since 2001 and ever since has been re...

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r-n087 | aleph | aleph-1

aleph-1 is a project by carsten nicolai aka alva noto / noto. aside from his sound works under those pseudonyms, aleph-1 is electronic music with an acoustic sound aesthetics that was especially devel...

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r-n086 | carsten nicolai | meyer construction of a quasicrystal

the art print MEYER CONSTRUCTION OF A QUASICRYSTAL: SPIKY DECAGON TILING2 is taken from carsten nicolais book GRID INDEX, the first comprehensive visual lexicon of patterns and grid systems. MEYER CON...

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r-n101 | carsten nicolai | grid index

Grid Index is the first comprehensive visual lexicon of patterns and grid systems. It is an essential reference book for designers, visual artists, architects, researchers and mathematicians. From the...

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r-n096 | alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto | utp_

on the occasion of the 400th anniversary of the city of mannheim alva noto (carsten nicolai) and ryuichi sakamoto were invited to develop an audio-visual performance together with ensemble modern. the...

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r-n112 | Grischa Lichtenberger | ununbium / ~treibgut

Grischa Lichtenberger is a new artist on raster-noton. For ~treibgut album he recorded sounds from the world around him like a sliding tabletop, the noise of a radiator or the humming of a broken devi...

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r-n106 | pixel | the drive

pixel’s album `the drive` is meant to be the soundtrack to his imaginary journey by car across the U.S.A., a road movie encoded in the track list. with warm and deep guitar amplifier hiss and feedba...

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r-n107 | snd | atavism

“Atavism is the fourth album from snd. It reveals, explores and reinterprets the fundamentals of its origins interpreted in a new time and a new context: simultaneously iteration, re-interpretation ...

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r-n099 | atom TM | liedgut

From a contemporary point of view, Atom™’s “Liedgut” may be considered a romantic work. While researching his own past, Atom™ found himself in the austro-german time, space, thinking and fee...

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r-n103 | alva noto | xerrox vol.2

„xerrox vol. 2 undertakes an intense journey and affords the luxury to take its time.“ while xerrox vol. 1 (r-n 78) referred to the ‘old world’ with its tradition deeply rooted in classical mu...

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r-n083 | raster-noton | aiff-tiff

a collaboration of ´idea magazine´ and ´raster-noton´. ´idea mag - magazine for international graphic design and typography´, issue 2009.1, # 332, contains an exclusive supplement called ´aiff-...

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r-n111 | NHK - kouhei matsunaga + toshio munehiro | NHK - unununium

unununium edition sold out quickly. because of the steady demand we decided to sell some second qualitiy copies with slight irregularities at the disc label. vinyl and cover are in perfekt conditions....

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r-n102 | wolfgang voigt | wolfgang voigt - GAS

for the first time ever, this book wolfgang voigt – gas presents the visual aspect of the comprehensive gas project. it is not meant to be a monolithic retrospective of his visual work, but it featu...

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r-n092 | byetone | death of a typographer

,death of a typographer’ is meant to be a snap shot. the release was recorded in a winter week in berlin. only the pre-released single ,plastic star’ was created in sunny athens. the album contain...

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r-n095 | alva noto | unitxt

after finishing the transall cycle and introducing the series of xerrox, alva noto makes a move back to his more rhythmic approach in unitxt. it could be seen as a kind of continuation to the transspr...

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r-n094 | kangding ray | automne fold

following his highly successful debut "stabil" (r-n073),  kangding ray releases his second full length record on raster-noton, entitled "automne fold".   with "automne fold", david letellier has evo...

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r-n093 | ryoji ikeda | test pattern

following dataplex cd (raster-noton, r-n068), test pattern is the second audio release in ryoji ikeda's multimedia project datamatics; an ongoing exploration of the potential to perceive the invisible...

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r-n091 | COH + cosey fanni tutti | COH PLAYS COSEY

COH PLAYS COSEY CD is the first part of an ongoing collaborative project between Ivan Pavlov/COH and Cosey Fanni Tutti known for her solo performances and work with Chris Carter/CTI as well as for bei...

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r-n091-4 | COH + cosey fanni tutti | COH PLAYS COSEY (japanese edition)

COH PLAYS COSEY CD is the first part of an ongoing collaborative project between Ivan Pavlov/COH and Cosey Fanni Tutti known for her solo performances and work with Chris Carter/CTI as well as for bei...

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r-n079 | alva noto | transform

'transform', originally released on mille plateaux (mp 102, 2001), is now being re-released on raster-noton. the album, released as cd, comes with a new cover and digitally remastered. on 'transform',...

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r-n079-2 | alva noto | transform collectors edition

'transform', originally released on mille plateaux (mp 102, 2001), is now being re-released on raster-noton. the album, released as cd, comes with a new cover and digitally remastered. on 'transform',...

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r-n081 | byetone + sleeparchive + alva noto + dr walker | plastic star

olaf bender is co-founder of raster-noton label. with plastic star he (pre-)releases an ep of his upcoming album death of a typographer on the label. plastic star, the title track, illustrates quite w...

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r-n089 | ryoji ikeda | 1000 fragments

1000 fragments is ryoji ikeda's first solo album. as early as 1995 ikeda started with this influential release his consistent work on digital sound design, having an inspiring impact on the the founde...

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r-n088 | pomassl | spare parts

release: november 14th 2007 »spare parts« is the long awaited new album from the sonic laboratory of austrian based »psycho-physio« musican pomassl and the latest example of his interest in decon...

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r-n085 | COH | strings

strings is primarily an attempt to reconcile the aesthetics of digital sound with that of the more traditional music instruments and to enrich the respective domains with the qualities of each other. ...

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r-n084 | carsten nicolai | fades

fades is video installation for a specifically designed environment. ultra fine sprays of mist are introduced into a space in which the white light of the projection manifests itself. these fades move...

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r-n082 | frank bretschneider | rhythm

rhythm is neither pop nor avant-garde, but deals simply with the basic principles of any modern music: rhythm. frank bretschneider takes his, never simple, but all the more heartfelt relationship to ...

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r-n069 | signal | robotron

raster-noton's flagship signal - olaf bender, frank bretschneider and carsten nicolai - is something like the reference group of one of the pivotal labels of new minimal electronic music. although onl...

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r-n078 | alva noto | xerrox vol.1

0riginals are unique, be it genetic codes or image and sound documents. their copies are mere means of distribution. to secure these originals from misuse is the main issue today. the essence and pote...

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r-n077 | senking | list

is there beauty in the threatening? with list senking introduces 40 minutes of the darkest matter and reckons: yes. on list he varies and experiments with a - for raster-noton - frightening diversity...

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r-n097-1 | raster-noton | t-shirt - logo RN - black

vintage style t-shirt (colour black) with RN logo (colour blue), fabric 100% combed cotton jersey 165g/4.95oz available in size S. please use comment field to state your size when purchasing at our ...

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r-n097-2 | raster-noton | t-shirt - logo RN - dark plum

slim fit jersey t-shirt (colour dark plum) with RN logo (colour orange), fabric 100% combed cotton jersey 150g/4.5oz available in size S, please use comment field to state your size when purchasing a...

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r-n098-1 | raster-noton | t-shirt - logo RN reverse - black

vintage style t-shirt with RN logo reverse, colour black, fabric 100% combed cotton jersey 165g/4.95oz ...

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r-n098-2 | raster-noton | t-shirt - logo RN reverse - dark plum

slim fit jersey t-shirt with RN logo reverse, colour dark plum, fabric 100% combed cotton jersey 150g/4.5oz available in size S, please use comment field to state your size when purchasing at our onl...

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wav006 | mika vainio | revitty

after opening wavetrap's catalogue with his solo album ydin back in the year 1999, pan sonic's mika vainio comes back with another offering for the label. entitled revitty ("torn"), the record is as s...

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r-n076 | alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto | insen live

in 2005 and 2006 three major tours of insen led the artists alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto around the world. raster-noton is pleased to present insen live dvd as a document of this project. recordings t...

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r-n075 | richard chartier | incidence

after several releases by artists of the collective around raster-noton on american label line, a long-outstanding invitation was issued into the opposite direction. so last but not least the present ...

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r-n070 | raster-noton | notations archiv 1

notations archiv 1 is a project by students of klasse systemdesign at academy of visual arts leipzig during winter semester 2005/06. the project focused on visualization of sound. it was supervised by...

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r-n070-2 | raster-noton | notations archiv 1 + CD

notations archiv 1 is a project by students of klasse systemdesign at academy of visual arts leipzig during winter semester 2005/06. the project focused on visualization of sound. it was supervised by...

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r-n074 | pixel | set your center between your parts in order to

SET YOUR CENTER BETWEEN YOUR PARTS IN ORDER TO is the highly anticipated follow up release to the stellar debut DISPLAY by danish artist pixel aka jon egeskov. as a professionally trained jazz musicia...

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r-n071 | COH | patherns

the raster-post series winds up with a pop release by label regular and favorite COH aka ivan pavlov. entitled "PATHERNS", this 4 track CD-EP creates a picture-puzzle like effect while at the same are...

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r-n073 | kangding ray | stabil

raster-noton has established a core group of artists, many of which were undiscovered talents. in this tradition the new release is no exception. kangding ray aka david letellier arrives at raster-no...

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r-n072 | alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto | revep

after the success of "insen" this collaborative project has not reached its conclusion. to co-inside with the second major insen tour by carsten nicolai aka alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto in 2006, raste...

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r-n050 | alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto | vrioon

during his first live tour in japan carsten nicolai met ryuichi sakamoto in tokyo. a year after it happened that he was asked to remix material from sakamoto for the japanese magazine code unfinished....

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r-n067 | carl michael von hausswolff | leech

with his works the swedish artist carl michael von hausswolff takes interest in revealing and using accoustic, visual, social and cultural phenomena. for the cd leech he acts as a parasite on works by...

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r-n061 | alva noto | transrapid

this release is the first part of the transall cycle. transall approaches with the problematics of speed, the vision of utopia and the dissolution of our ideas into fragments. alva noto a.k.a. carst...

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r-n068 | ryoji ikeda | dataplex [2001-05]

dataplex is the much-anticipated new release from leading japanese electronic composer ryoji ikeda. since the mid 1990s, ikeda has pioneered a radical and highly influential minimalist approach in the...

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cat006 | carsten nicolai | audio visual spaces

catalogue on the occasion of raster-noton/carsten nicolai exhibition audio visual spaces at s.m.a.k. gallery and vooruit cultural center, gent, belgium in 2005/2006. with texts by philippe van cautere...

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r-n064 | blir | raster edits

most people know mark fell and mat steel under the name SND. like no other project before scape they stand for the propagandised clicks and cut sound. however as label mate terre theamlitz points out,...

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r-n063 | alva noto | transspray

this release is the third part of the transall cycle. transall approaches with the problematics of speed, the vision of utopia and the dissolution of our ideas into fragments. alva noto a.k.a. carst...

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r-n065 | alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto | insen

with "insen", alva noto (aka carsten nicolai) and ryuichi sakamoto continue their collaboration which started with "vrioon". The debut album released on raster-noton in 2003 was voted record of the ye...

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ltd010 | ryoji ikeda | formula

This is the first complete monograph about the seminal work of Ryoji Ikeda. With superb attention to detail and layout, the publication documents the artist's latest projects and includes brand-new ar...

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cat005 | carsten nicolai | anti reflex

exhibition catalogue published by schirn kunsthalle frankfurt. with a preface by max hollein and contributions by magnus haglund and yuko hasegawa, as well as explanatory notes on carsten nicolai’s ...

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r-n062 | alva noto | transvision

this release is the second part of the transall cycle. transall approaches with the problematics of speed, the vision of utopia and the dissolution of our ideas into fragments. alva noto a.k.a. cars...

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r-n066 | cornelia ahnert | transall collector's box

handmade collector's box for alva noto's transall series by german bookbinder cornelia ahnert....

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cdr056 | Ø + noto + pixel + senking + COH + robert lippok + william basinski + ilpo väisänen + signal + cyclo + ryoji ikeda + byetone + mitchell akiyama + komet | archiv 1

specially produced for the wire magazine, archiv 1 is a new and exclusive compilation featuring material released by the german electronic music imprint, raster-noton. pressed on a transparent (c-thru...

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cdr059 | herve boghossian | mouvements

with >mouvements< the artist Hervé Boghossian presents his newest work. regarding the technique of composition as well as the acoustic effect the album is an exception. starting point are several gui...

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cdr058 | modul | isol

Donnacha Costello lives and works in dublin. Beside his own label minimise he releases also on mille plateaux and force inc. At raster-noton he uses the pseudonym »modul«. Isol keeps a deep inside...

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r-n090 | raster-noton | limited poster edition

raster-noton (1996) celebrates its 11th label anniversary in 2007. eleven internationally renowned designers were invited to contribute posters to this. designer/company: · r-n 090-01 - cyan, dan...

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cdr057 | pixel | display

pixel aka jon egeskov was born in denmark in 1973. he studied jazz at copenhagen conservatory with saxophone as his main instrument. these studies allowed an unconventional approach to modern electron...

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vyr055 | noto | sonar endless loop edition III (i, j)

carsten nicolai aka noto presented his new "endless loop edition III" at sonar festival, barcelona 2003. since 1997 four parallel running Technics 1210MK2 record players equipped with different endl...

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cdr053 | senking | tap

with his new album »tap« senking expands his personal style in a consistent manner. atmoshpheric fields and brief fragments of melody are again and again combined with autonomous, multiple piled, pe...

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cdr054 | komet | gold

Dry, laconic deep-sound/hi-hat combinations set the beat, interspersed with intermittent calculated breaks. Baselines in the narrow sense are few and far between, and the low frequency spectrum is –...

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cdr052 | robert lippok + ronald lippok + william basinski + lumen + errorsmith | weltecho.box

The artistic emancipation of noise in the sense of organised sound effects was achieved as early as 1913. At least since the technological development of sampling one can not think of popular music wi...

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ltd008 | alva noto + achim wollscheid + marc behrens + christophe charles + COH + carl michael von hausswolff + cyclo + ekkehard ehlers + errorsmith + farmersmanual + frank bretschneider + hecker + mainpal inv. + markus schmickler + merzbow + monolake + opiate + pan sonic + pita + pomassl + random industries + richard chartier + ryoji ikeda + senking + snd + steinbrüchel + stephan mathieu + thomas körner + ultra-red | frequencies [Hz]

The series of concerts staged on occasion of the exhibition Frequencies [Hz] Audio-Visual Spaces Frankfurt, February - April 2002, documents the exhibited artists work with sound in space as a perform...

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cdr048 | william basinski | the river

The River is the culmination of william basinski's shortwavemusic experiments. it was recorded in real time in 1983 using tape loops and shortwave radio static. the loops were all culled from the airw...

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cdr049 | nibo | con.duct.spc.trm

the young japanese artist nibo lives and works in tokyo/japan where he also has his own label “n160”. since 1997 he has been working on sound and visual projects where he puts special interest on ...

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cat004 | noto | autopilot

4 colour artist-catalog 104 p. german/English + 16 p. zelluloid print + audio cd, noto. autore ...

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r-n 046 | mitchell akiyama | temporary music

born in toronto, based in montreal, mitchell akiyama has been carving a niche for himself as one of the premier avant-garde electronic artists in canada.originally trained in classical music and jazz...

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cdr047 | senking | forge

jens massel, born in 1969, lives in remage near cologne. he has been releasing music as fumble, kandis and senking for several years now. since 19xx he is focused on his own interpretation/version/sty...

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vyr045 | noto | endless loop II (e, f, g, h)

after the first loop experiment for the "bausatz noto infinity"(1998) this series is now conceptually continued/followed by the "endless loop II" edition. the attempt of this release is the analysis o...

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vyr043 | ilpo väisänen | liima versions I-II

liima versions I-II and III-IV 10" are to start kangaroo series off. spontaneity and typical pansonic elements show that liimas version are not a simple adaption of a style but rather more have a spir...

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vyr044 | ilpo väisänen | liima versions III-IV

liima versions I-II and III-IV 10" are to start kangaroo series off. spontaneity and typical pansonic elements show that liimas version are not a simple adaption of a style but rather more have a spir...

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cdr042 | alva noto + byetone + komet | (o)acis box

the box includes cdep releases from the label artists who contributed into the raster-noton event at taktlos 2000 in bern, switzerland.komet, COH, noto and byetone form what can be referred to as the"...

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cdr038 | carl michael von hausswolff | ström

there has been a connection between carl michael and raster-noton since the early days of the label. first meeting was at documenta x in kassel in 1997 where carsten nicolai, olaf bender, frank bret...

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cdr039 | Ø + noto | wohltemperiert

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cdr040 | alva noto + opiate | opto files

thomas knaak aka opiate is one of the most acclaimed artists coming from denmark. in the early beginning of the 90s he started as a dj, establishing himself as one of the first to bring ambient, elect...

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cdr041 | cyclo | cyclo

on the occasion of new forms series of concerts in 1999 ryoji ikeda and carsten nicolai did their first joint performance at galerie für zeitgenössische kunst in leipzig/ germany - the project cyclo...

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cdr037 | robert lippok | open close open

"open close open" - the title of robert lippoks latest release can obviously be seen in the context of daily maxim: instructions as you can find on packagings, household appliance, stereo systems and ...

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wav002 | COH | iron

after 1998`s ENTER TINNITUS, here`s finally a new full-length release from ivan pavlov aka COH, dedicated to "heavy metal fans all over the world" (as stated on the cover). with its twisted distortio...

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cat003 | noto + byetone + komet + COH + alva noto + raster-noton | oacis

oacis: optics acoustics calculated in seconds awarded the price of "Schönste Bücher der Schweiz" 2000 ("Best Books of Switzerland" 2000) is a 104 - page catalog, 4 - colour print with a stitched ...

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cdr035 | senking | trial

jens massel aka senking, fumble, kandis has established to an integral part of cologne music scene during the last two years. creating music far away from the typical party sound or subtle humoristic ...

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cdr036 | mokira | cliphop

andreas tilliander works as a music assistant at a swedish music company and already took part in some productions. he cooperated with mikael stavöstrand (mitek, staalplaat,etc.) for few times but la...

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vyr026 | COH | mask of birth

COH aka ivan pavlov actually born in russia lives and works in sweden, his cultural roots are in his mother country - that means he himself feels more a rapport to the russian avantgarde than to the w...

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cdr032 | noto | telefunken

telefunken is a normal audio cd release. this cd contains 30 tracks combining audio and visual information for tv. the first 20 pieces are line constructs based on impulse frequencies, the last ten a...

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cdr031 | taylor deupree | polr

taylor deupree has become one of the most important representative of micro-structured rhythmics in the u.s. during the last years. amongst releases on several labels he is mainly involved in his own ...

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cdr030 | signal | centrum

is the result of several sessions of frank bretschneider/komet, carsten nicolai/noto and olaf bender/byetone. completely different to the artists` solo-releases it is more a spontaneous improvisation ...

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ltd002 | komet + ilpo väisänen + ryoji ikeda + COH + byetone + senking + ester brinkmann + scanner + noto + mika vainio + wolfgang voigt + elph | 20' to 2000

significant for the close interaction between experimental forms of music, art and science label noton produced a new series of 12 "20 minutes" cds. the artists`concept behind is the creation of a pie...

image 1: 20' to 2000 komet + ilpo väisänen + ryoji ikeda + COH + byetone + senking + ester brinkmann + scanner + noto + mika vainio + wolfgang voigt + elphimage 2: 20' to 2000 komet + ilpo väisänen + ryoji ikeda + COH + byetone + senking + ester brinkmann + scanner + noto + mika vainio + wolfgang voigt + elphimage 3: 20' to 2000 komet + ilpo väisänen + ryoji ikeda + COH + byetone + senking + ester brinkmann + scanner + noto + mika vainio + wolfgang voigt + elphimage 4: 20' to 2000 komet + ilpo väisänen + ryoji ikeda + COH + byetone + senking + ester brinkmann + scanner + noto + mika vainio + wolfgang voigt + elph


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cdr029 | COH | vox tinnitus

after several months of delay caused by technical problems COH_VOX TINNITUS is due to a CD release on december 14, 1999 (limited to 500). The vinyl version is available as 2x7" limited collectors edit...

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ltd009 | alva noto | empty garden

in 1999 carsten nicolai aka noto had the chance of presenting a personal exhibition at watari-um - japans largest private museum. Exclusively for this project he created a footpath that led to a garde...

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cdr014 | kim cascone | blue cube [ ]

kim cascone has a long history involving electronic music: in 1973-76 he studied electronic music at the berklee college of music in boston massachusetts, 1983 he started an ambient industrial project...

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cat002 | noto | polyfoto

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cdr015 | COH | enter tinnitus

objects and phenomena commonly viewed as "static" often appear to be lively processes or life-forms in a different scale, dimension or system of coordinates. it is possible to observe known "hidden" a...

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ltd011 | ryoji ikeda | 0°C

This is Ryoji Ikeda's fourth solo CD, following the highly acclaimed +/-. "My music is a mirror for the listener" 0°C is an exploration at the edge of one's perception - an extension of +/- and the...

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vyr012 | | shortwavemusic

this album is the first of three resulting from a series of experiments in 1982 using lo-fi technology to extract sounds from the airwaves and weave them into musical tapestries. using two »norelco«...

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cdr011 | komet | flex

"flex", the second komet cd follows seamless it´s first release on rastermusic. altogether the tracks are more straight, less whirr spacy than on the predecessor (exception: the poly rhythmic vibrati...

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cdr008 | noto | infinity

was produced as a sound project for documenta x. the partly very short 72 tracks (ø = 45 seconds) were infiltrated by different noises of daylife situations like airport, radio, railway station... in...

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cdr010 | produkt | stretch

The two longest tracks »shift« (13:15) and »wellen« (14:49) hilight the main points of the new Produkt-CD «stretch» simultaneously. While »shift« picks up the thread of the slow-mo technotrack...

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cdr007 | goem | stud stim

goem is frans de waard – probably most known from his ongoing work with kapottemuziek [since 1984], a group that fully concentrates on recycling through musique conc rete. besides he is a member of ...

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vyr009 | | swing

Second release and refreshing new stuff from the berlin electronic-duo: mutated minimal techno between concept, DIN and industrial electronic. Less the clubcontext then the sensibilisation through mod...

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r-n006 | Ø + noto | mikro makro

a cooperation between finnish musician mika vainio, aka Ø, from pansonic and german artist carsten nicolai, aka noto. originally concepted as part of an installation, to be seen simultaneously in ge...

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cat001 | carsten nicolai | endless

endless is an early catalogue covering carsten nicolai`s art works. the book is one of the first collaborations between rastermusic and noton. 18 p. german/english. ...

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cdr013 | marc behrens | final ballet

»it is obvious, that the freest and most ecstatic and also widely most understandable form of dance in the western, postindustrial world comes from techno [and all other streams that are included in ...

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cdr004 | + komet | trap

Eight electronic-dub-industrials not like the usual ones. Composed on the computer, mixed live, then transferred back to be edited and arranged. Result: A beat that is not so straight-ahead with unexp...

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cdr005 | produkt | float

The song monotony is what really makes them stand out, gently circulating around a hypnotic center-point. although it is only a five tracks cd it is a piece of modern electronic sixty minutes long. Al...

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cdr002 | komet | saat

created by the one-man project Komet, it's a pleasant economical electronic- listening cd. listening to for the first time you think of an ´elegant and very relaxing piece of music. but the more ofte...

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cdr003 | noto | spin

24 loops, up from below/down, fast/slow, forewards/backwards, loud/quit. In his soundgames Noto mixes the pleasure of experimenting with the drive to explore the use of repetition which arises very na...

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vyr001 | kyborg | same

up to date analog-techno that incorporates the 303 in a subtile way.the four acid pieces really make a very fresh and unused impression and the simplicity of the tracks from kyborg are really represen...

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vyr008 | | endless loop edition I (a, b, c, d)

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wav001 | mika vainio | ydin

solo release of pansonic's mika vainio....

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wav003 | minimal self | formula of reversal

minimal self is the most recent project of john everall (tactile/sentrax). formula of reversal is an attempt to document via sound a period of intense psychological turmoil. inevitably, therefore, the...

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wav004 | pxp | while (p){print"."," "x$p++}

the department for penetration and perversion (pxp), an fm subunit located at [http://wrzk.web.fm/], manages to transmit across viscous to impermeable dimensions a piece of raw waveform, strong DC off...

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