Triax - Desolate (Auricle AMCDR 156) CDR

cover art by Alan FreemanTBA

1. A STARLESS NIGHT 20'23"
2.
CEREMONY OF THE JADED ONES 17'01"
3.
MORE LIGHT TO THE MASON 13'33"
4.
THE ICY WATERS FLOW ON 24'36"

Recorded at Tachyon Studio, Knighton Fields, Leicester 3 August 2009.
Condensed from the 4 sessions & mixed by Alan 5-13 September 2009.

Alan Freeman: laptop running Herc's Abakos virtual synth, virtual sampler (Mellotron, Ondes Martenot, sound effects), Tapeworm (flute Mellotron) and Sound Forge (rhythm/groove loops), Roland SH-32 synthesizer, electric guitar (played and bowed, with Zoom effects and Roland GR-33 guitar synth), bowed springboard, voice, etc.
Steve Freeman: analogue synthesizers (Korg MS-20, Moog Rogue, Octave Cat, Yamaha CS5), bowed 5-string bass, guitar, CD & tape loops, samples, rhythms & grooves, Portastudio, turntable (classical music), cymbal, acoustic CD, other bric-a-brac, etc.
Dave Powell: flute, hurdy gurdy, bar chimes, bowed cymbal, Zoom guitar effects/looping, etc.

plus, an additional PC computer was used running virtual sampler (instruments and sound effects) and Spektral Delay (loops and effects).

Four sessions that turned into accidental dedications. Can you work it out?!

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