HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA – The Egg That Never Opened: Radio Free Albemuth part. 1 (2022)

HCT's brand new debut album, out now (2022). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nHxIr7hhMcU 1.The Egg That Never Opened2.Ich Bin's3.The Aramchek Accusation4.Valisystem A5.At Last He Will6.The Days of Blue Jeans Were Gone7.Diagnosing Johnny8.Placentia9.Klawpeels: Mission Checkup10.Mutual Hazard Line-upChris Bogen - guitars, keyboards, lap steel (1,4,7,9), melodica (2), noise collages (1, 5, 8, 9)Stian Carstensen - accordion, pedal steel (1,2,4,9), vocals (1),… Continue lendo HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA – The Egg That Never Opened: Radio Free Albemuth part. 1 (2022)

“I Am The Last Of All The Field That Fell” (2014) Current 93 album ft. Nick Cave, Antony Hegarty, John Zorn and more

Factmag, 4 November 2013 Current 93‘s forthcoming album I Am The Last Of All The Field That Fell was announced last month, but little more than the title itself was revealed https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52vOuVAzt_0&list=PLHP7bAjOIkpDZJg73Od3dNZOlGjDPnnrA Now we’ve been treated with a litany of information, and the album is looking like an absolute monster. As usual David Tibet takes his position as bandleader… Continue lendo “I Am The Last Of All The Field That Fell” (2014) Current 93 album ft. Nick Cave, Antony Hegarty, John Zorn and more

CURRENT 93 – Soft Black Stars (1998)

Soft Black Stars (1998) is an album by Current 93. The title refers to an image found in "Teatro Grottesco", a story by Thomas Ligotti. Virtually all of the music on this album was written and adapted by Michael Cashmore, David Tibet and Maja Elliott, with the exception of "Judas as Black Moth", "A Gothic… Continue lendo CURRENT 93 – Soft Black Stars (1998)

Who is David Tibet? The Artist Behind CURRENT 93 (Docvmentary)

David Tibet, a British poet, artist, and founder of the music group Current 93, opened his first ever art exhibit in America. The exhibit titled Invocation of Almost showcased a large selection of paintings, drawings, and sculptures reflecting Tibet's interest and study of Coptic and Akkadian texts, shamanism, and spirituality. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YhXVxyJjsUg WHO IS DAVID TIBET?… Continue lendo Who is David Tibet? The Artist Behind CURRENT 93 (Docvmentary)

NURSE WITH WOUND – Thrill of Romance…? / Ketamineaphonia

Nurse With Wound is a London, UK based music band, formed in 1978 by Steven Stapleton, John Fothergill and Heeman Pathak. Their early recordings, all made quickly, were heavily influenced by free jazz and krautrock and were generally considered industrial music, despite the objections of the group. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWsPqrmLGq0 By 1981, only Stapleton was left from the original trio and he now regards… Continue lendo NURSE WITH WOUND – Thrill of Romance…? / Ketamineaphonia

NURSE WITH WOUND – Wisecrack / Brained

For almost forty years Steven Stapleton and friends have been sculpting dramatic dream worlds for our exploration and delectation. On the eve of headlining this weekend’s Tusk Festival in Newcastle, UK, we take a quick ride through the stellar Stapleton system to skim the surface of ten of Nurse With World’s key releases.THE QUIETUS – Russell… Continue lendo NURSE WITH WOUND – Wisecrack / Brained

NURSE WITH WOUND – Bearded Lady / Glory Hole

Among the old gods of industrial music, Nurse With Wound reign over the dreamworld. While Throbbing Gristle and Whitehouse often bludgeoned listeners with lyrics that captured real-life horrors, Steve Stapleton’s haunted tape-loop collages infect the subconscious before dissolving like nightmares. A painter first, Stapleton’s greatest inspirations are Dada and surrealism. Like Dalí, he draws directly from dreams, and his ability to… Continue lendo NURSE WITH WOUND – Bearded Lady / Glory Hole

THE DESERTS OF TRAUN – Part III: The Lilac Moon

The Deserts of Traun, or simply TRAUN, is a music project created by drummer Dave Murray of Estradasphere and High Castle Teleorkestra. The pieces consist of progressive episodic music ranging from Gypsy-Jazz, Metal, Classical, Fusion, World, Electronic, Cinema and various other genre amalgamations. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stic8l1deuA The albums are intended to be listened to chronologically, as the… Continue lendo THE DESERTS OF TRAUN – Part III: The Lilac Moon

ABRAXAS – Live @ Schlachthof, Wels, Austria (2015)

Abraxas plays Masada Book 2 (live). Inspired by the magical writings of Giordano Bruno, Alejandro Jodorowski and others, John Zorn wrote a daring collection of compositions for the formation ABRAXAS around Ezra Blumenkranz, bringing the musicians to their limits. With a program that ranges from some of the most intense ritualistic sounds up to the… Continue lendo ABRAXAS – Live @ Schlachthof, Wels, Austria (2015)

HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA: A Genre-Defying Supergroup Unlike Anything You’ve Ever Heard (Or Imagined)

For those who fancy bands and musicians such as Mr. Bungle, Estradasphere, Secret Chiefs 3, Fantômas, Traun, Umlaut, Farmers Market, Atomic Ape/Red Fiction, John Zorn, among other musical specimens as exotic as they are sublime, High Castle Teleorkestra is a sure tip. If you’re not familiar with any of these names, allow us to introduce… Continue lendo HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA: A Genre-Defying Supergroup Unlike Anything You’ve Ever Heard (Or Imagined)