Label: Melon Expander
LAFMSの天才テープマニュピレーターJoseph Hammerの2003年超傑作ソロ[Dynasty Suites]。版元のMelon Expanderが停止状態の為、流通がかなり鈍っているのでこの機会に是非。
51 minutes of real-time tape loop manipulation from this Solid Eye member. Joseph Hammer, a Time-Based artist from Los Angeles, has actively created experimental works since 1980. His practice operates at the interface between music making and
performance art. Using a tape recorder, he creates compositions by employing a looping technique originally developed for radio and TV sound effects. The tape recorder is also a documenting device. Using it draws simultaneously on the qualities of recording/listening and playback/performing. The sound sources he uses come from both popular and avant-guard culture. Using no digital processing, he transform with a tape recorder, the digital audio from a laptop. Manipulating the recording physically.