On sale - was �.99, now �. Personnel: John Elliot, Jeff Hatfield, Andrew Veres, Philip Whiteside, Drew McDowall, and Adam Miller.
Produced with Mellotron M-400 and Synthesizer. Artwork by Graham Lambkin. Limited edition of 1000 copies in deluxe mirror-board sleeve. Includes download.
"II is the logical progression. It is an effort based on group format, and is an evolution from the debut Outer Space album. The central core of Elliott and Veres worked to arrange, record, and mix for a new direction and a new sound; headed down a path of cracked concrete and dissolving memory from the aether. Many different textures and composing methods are applied here to make a more varied and spontaneous array of songs. Experiments ranging from looped, broken m-400, jagged rhythm beds, and modular synthesis. Severing the obsessions of death and anxiety, and creating a work based on "the current" and those involved in the process, II has a different feel with less claustrophobia and more breathable air. Imagine the sounds are a liquid, with different masses and changing colour.
II is first in a 12" in a trilogy of sounds to be released in 2012. It's considered to be the second full-length effort by the project. Reality comes first here with a narrative of events that are real and happening right now. Close attention to detail reveals more than what is seen at the surface. The information is presented clearly; it's up to the listener to use the intelligence provided for full comprehensive understanding." - Blast First Petite.
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