Experimental noise band, formed in Boston 1978. Notorious for their early recordings which were exercises in brutal noise, such as their infamous 1985 album Knees and Bones which utilised pneumatic drills, metal percussion and cement mixers as sound sources. Subsequent albums delved into sonic and textural experimentation as the band gradually grew more sophisticated and palatable, however a number of less experimental, commercial industrial albums were released on Wax Trax! in the late 1980s.
Zoat-Aon is dark ambient project from Finnish label Aural Hypnox.One and only member is Jaakko Vanhala, who is ably assisted by several guests, providing singing bowls, piano and human skull drums. By using conventional instruments, various sound generating devices, vocals and other carefully chosen sonic objects Zoät Aon manages to create an unique, dynamic and truly enigmatic, expansive atmosphere that continuously spirals further towards the unknown areas of consciousness.
Deep in Ocean Sunk the Lamp of Light is the debut from the trio of Stephen O’Malley (Sunn O)))), Daniel O’Sullivan (Guapo), and Vincent de Roguin (Shora). Taking its title from The Iliad, the music here is deep and cosmic, completely unlike anything you’d expect from such heavyweights. More in the tradition of Nurse With Wound’s "Spiral Insana" or Klaus Schulze’s "Cyborg" than any contemporary trend, the tracks float along in a masterful collage of activity, where careful scene changes highlight O’Sullivan’s classic but artfully placed Rhodes bombs, de Roguin’s organ, and O’Malley’s guitar.
The Knife is an electronic duo from Stockholm, Sweden formed in 1999. The band consists of siblings Karin Dreijer Andersson (formerly of Honey is Cool, now Fever Ray) and Olof Dreijer - who also run their own record company, Rabid Records. The group rarely makes public appearances, most of their promotional photos feature the members wearing masks, and formerly refused to perform live concerts. However the group has showed themselves in public wearing masks formed as bird's beaks, similar to those used by medieval doctors.
There are two bands with the name Young Hunting. 1. A Los Angeles-based quintet, originally formed in 2007 as a duo comprised of Hari Rex and Ilya Malinsky, who remain the band's primary songwriters. In late September 2010, they released a 7" EP containing the tracks "Into Yr Mind" and "Sonata". The EP was self-funded, but is being distributed by K Records of Olympia, WA. Currently, they are recording a full-length LP which will be out in 2012. http://younghunting.bandcamp.com 2. An experimental musick project based in Edinburgh, Scotland.
www.facebook.com/Seirom Project by Mories (Gnaw Their Tongues) Blissed out melodic guitardroneblackmetaldrums/noise/experimental/electronics http://gnawtheirtongues.bandcamp.com/album/eremitic
http://gnawtheirtongues.bandcamp.com/album/seiromistkrieg (free download)
http://gnawtheirtongues.bandcamp.com/album/forest-ep (free download)
http://gnawtheirtongues.bandcamp.com/album/goodbye-cold-nights (free download)
The Baron (the preferred moniker of Theodore Percy Baron III) is a Noise musician from Cardiff, Wales. A driving force behind the current 'Paedocore' movement and joint-founder of Post-Avant-Garde-Baroque-tronic record label, Cock-Off Records. Theodore began composing music at the age of 12 when he chanced upon his Father's reel-to-reel tape recorder and a rather mysterious collection of snuff films he would unearth in his Uncle's garden.