Echospace kicks back into action this year with an amazing remastered and reimagined project – subtraktive by cv313. A healthy detailed explanation regarding the history of this piece can be found on the albums bandcamp page – recounting the original incarnation from 2007. Subtraktive is a massive atmospheric exercise in dubby ambient techno, with the release highlighting 4 different angles of the same energy. Including unique segments culled from live performances, creating some very enjoyable longform tracks.
The project is available digitally as well as an impressive CD set containing the standard release along with 3×3″ minidiscs.
Detroits ECHOSPACE label brings us another pleasant and unique project from CV313, infitit-1 which features 4 total tracks (Original, Remodeled, Unreleased and a Remix by STL). For fans of the deeper dub-techno out there, this release is the perfect balance of techno you can dance to as well as meditate to. Between the 4 versions of the titled track, there is an impressive variety and depth in the material presented. Currently you can only download the project digitally as the Limited Edition Red Vinyl has already sold out, so all we can hope for is a re-pressing of this beauty!
released August 22, 2016
w + p by cv313. remixed by stl. mastered in echospace.
Forever an echospace fan, I have been enjoying this little one for a few weeks now…
Groovin old school techno from Vivace
Gorgeous sonic exploration brought to us by echospace, this massive mix was re-worked live into an impressive meditative experience…
Here is one EPIC drone project. 2 tracks clocking in at just under an hour each, these compositions explore the depths of sound and emotion. Here is a description provided with the release….
This new sonic submersion was inspired by found sounds and field recordings captured during the blizzard known as “linus”, the 5th worst blizzard in Chicago and Detroit’s history. the magic of the polar vortex and the arctic conditions it left behind inspired and set the stage for the creation of “auratia” and the mystical sonic world it evoked.
Variant’s “Auratia” is made entirely with hardware, paying homage to infinite forms of synthesis, from analog, dco, waveshaping, vector, there’s a myriad of forms explored producing unique results. Vintage analog equipment in conjunction with innovative customized modular synthesizers winnow a basis for algorithmic structure improvisation. This sound experiment re-synthesizes from a current plane into altered planes of effects-a radically new experience that breaks down barriers. Ghostly harmonics fold and unfold like symmetrical patterns in nature to generate a myriad of complex and infinite rhythmic lines. Tessellations for higher dimensions, this mosaic of melody delivers an eccentric experience. Something for the heads in search of sonic meditation with 2 near 60 minute infinite pieces of organic dub grooves with an emphasis on synthesis experimentation and out-of-this world sonic apparitions.
“What I give form to in daylight is only one per cent of what I have seen in darkness.” -M. C. Escher