Opaque – Pink Duvetica Diadema Nylon Down Jacket (CS, Veil Tapes)

On June 2nd 2021, a new Opaque tape was released through the excellent Veil Tapes, Pink Duvetica Diadema Nylon Down Jacket. It is the latest instalment in Duvetica-centred releases and features beautiful artwork courtesy of Veil’s own Eric Benson (of Twin Aperture). This C45 tape contains two 22:30 minute recordings, both exploring the more minimal,Continue reading “Opaque – Pink Duvetica Diadema Nylon Down Jacket (CS, Veil Tapes)”

Absent Erratum: 斎藤 裕 · 長澤 まさみ · 西山 清 – Legend Of Ereganzia 「エレガンジアの伝説」 ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK

Legend Of Ereganzia 「 エレガンジアの伝説 」 ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK is the 44th release on Absent Erratum. This submission features 68 tracks at a total of 2 hours, 57 minutes and 9 seconds. It was released on May 11th, 2021. “An eternal darkness once blanketed these lands…” Over the centuries, the legend has become deeply engraved in the mindsContinue reading “Absent Erratum: 斎藤 裕 · 長澤 まさみ · 西山 清 – Legend Of Ereganzia 「エレガンジアの伝説」 ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK”

Santuario De Sangre: Demon Cabal – Through The Halls Of Eternity

In my 2020 interview with Böse Mann for his webzine Creeping Concrete, I briefly spoke about Santuario De Sangre, its concept and inception. This YouTube-only label was created based upon a public question put forward by Paul Dever (of, among other projects, the excellent GRIZ+ZLOR) about whether there were any (HNW) projects or labels thatContinue reading “Santuario De Sangre: Demon Cabal – Through The Halls Of Eternity”

New releases: Opaque bizcards

2021 has started off as a productive year for Opaque, with a number of prospective tape releases in the near future on various labels and a handful of self-released bizcard CDrs just released. The bizcard CDrs were made available in two batches. The first was released on 18 March and featured four bizcards with aContinue reading “New releases: Opaque bizcards”

Absent Erratum: 𝘸𝘢𝘷𝘦𝘴𝘸𝘦𝘱𝘵.𝘸𝘢𝘷 – i’m not alive, i’m an echo

𝘸𝘢𝘷𝘦𝘴𝘸𝘦𝘱𝘵.𝘸𝘢𝘷 ⚱️ i’m not alive, i’m an echo is the 43rd release on Absent Erratum. This submission features one track at a total of 28 minutes and 46 seconds. It was released on April 29, 2021. Absent Erratum projects her song into the empty sky above the sea, where it soon comes to rest on fragmentsContinue reading “Absent Erratum: 𝘸𝘢𝘷𝘦𝘴𝘸𝘦𝘱𝘵.𝘸𝘢𝘷 – i’m not alive, i’m an echo”

New releases: Opaque and Post-Perreo 5

The last thing I released in 2020 was an Opaque release, the 20-minute digital Black Moncler Badyfur. It can be streamed in full on the Bandcamp here. My first release in 2021 (today) was a new Post-Perreo mix, the fifth instalment in the series. Like all the other entries in the series (save for theContinue reading “New releases: Opaque and Post-Perreo 5”

Little Fictions – Territory Of Light (C30, Small Worm)

On November 23, a new Little Fictions tape called Territory Of Light was released as a C30 through Small Worm, James Shearman‘s wonderful imprint for “experiments, mishaps, rummaging, field recording, grievous chaotic din, rabble-rousing, wall noise, Styx ferryman whistling tunes, children’s rhymes in dead languages, animal mating calls, number station remixes and anything else”. James hadContinue reading “Little Fictions – Territory Of Light (C30, Small Worm)”

Absent Erratum interview and new Opaque: Moncler Hudson

I was recently interviewed by Michael Tau about Absent Erratum for Anomaly Index. Anomaly Index is a great website which frequently posts interviews with people involved in fringe experimental projects (or some of their releases), among which, for instance, The Rita, Atrax Morgue and Fukte. You can read the full interview here. And out now:Continue reading “Absent Erratum interview and new Opaque: Moncler Hudson”

From the archives: Wolves – King Fragile (C10)

Many a noise artist is no stranger to an absolute preponderance of aliases, name variations and obscurely secret projects; they reflect subtle or larger style differences between them, entirely different thematic or musical approaches (and an obsessive engagement with them), collaborative or collective efforts, or, sometimes, mere whimsy. The use of numerous aliases can beContinue reading “From the archives: Wolves – King Fragile (C10)”