Beyond Boundaries is a 10-track playlist aiming to feature 10 “out-of-the-box”, outstanding gems! Not exactly unclassified, but certainly unique and uncommon.
“Sound Explorer”: Christos Doukakis
Quick pitch: bland trapped in quarantine tried to capture the manic state of restlessness which rises, oscillates, and inevitably disperses during isolation in a 9-minute experimental hip-hop odyssey….
Duet for Theremin and Lap Steel
(experimental, drone, ambient, improvisation)
Quick pitch: The debut single from Duet for Theremin and Lap Steel’s new album Halocline that features Dane Waters as guest vocalist. An impovisation-drone opera…. Milestone!
(noise, experimental, “drama baroque”)
Quick pitch: A magical song about falling in love. An experimental, noise “baroque drama” by solitary musician currently operating out of Eugene, OR.
(experimental, drum n’ bass)
Quick pitch: Dark, progressive and experimental d’n’b for “quarantine mutants”….
Quick pitch: This is what may happen when trying to reharmonize Clair de Lune by Debussy…
(nu-jazz, instrumental hip-hop)
Quick pitch: A unique sound trip in a nu-jazz/instrumental hip-hop jungle…
(jazz, psych, spoken word, ethnic)
Quick pitch: Avant-garde jazz rock music, concentrating on themes of spirituality, analogy, humour and the interconnection of all these things through surrealistic, alchemical lyricism and cathartic improvisation.
(featuring Hugh Desmond)
Quick pitch: ‘The Angel of 1985 (Dialogue with violin)’ is a tribute to a 13-year-old child, that didn’t survive a natural disaster, but managed to send a very important message to the world: you can still mean something to others, even in the worst circumstances. Stunning experience…
(instrumental rock, post rock)
Quick pitch: Instrumental rock warriors’ latest offering comes from a place of strength and inspiration. Emerging from hardship with newfound conviction.
Philipp Rumsch Ensemble
(neoclassical, post rock)
Quick pitch: An intense composition… An ideal blend of neoclassical with post rock!