“Bastien’s mechanical loops and fantastic instrumental setups merge seamlessly with Banabila’s sound design and impeccable skills of sampling coll..(read more)
Peter Bosch and Simone Simons , since 1990, built autonomous “music machines”. Collected here are exclusive recordings, skilfully remastered by Radboud Mens..(read more)
Brand became entranced by ratchets when he discovered the loud high-density sound they make, played in unison with their gearwheels turning at high speeds.
Part of a split series on vinyl, Anna Homler, Adrian Northover, Dave Tucker, other side Pierre Bastien with Catalonian group Cabo San Roque.
Exquisite live recording, showcasing his mecanoid orchestra at its intricate best during a performance at Studio M, the historical studio-concert hall of Radio-..(read more)
Duo improvisations of Mecanium wizzard Bastien and double bass player Eduard Altaba. On Eli Gras’ nice Barcelona-based labe La Olla Expréss. We hear Bast..(read more)
Better late than never. Album from 2015 on the sympathetic Morphine label, run by Rabih Beaini. “Blue As An Orange is the recorded result of the ‘Si..(read more)
Centered in Germany during the 1920s/1930s, the movement to create new instruments was full of experiments, from the exploration of microtonal tunings and exoti..(read more)
Nik Nowak is a German artistknown primarily for his series of large-scale mobile sound system sculptures and sound installations including Panzer (2011), Echo (..(read more)
Grauton is Karen Geyer, is a sound artist / instrument builder working between Zurich and New York. Zwischen is her second release. She invents self-made, mecha..(read more)