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The Moment As The Motive
A couple of CDRs from these great-norwesters. I hear guitars, keyboards,
effects...very in your face for the most part, but somebody's got that ol'
Frith guitar sound, so I keep listening. Fragments of speaking voices waft
by, strangled strings become computer glitches...rising and falling
crunchies...Someone singing with the radio turns into soundtracky keyboards
with guitar and telephone dialing...wait, did I hear a drum machine? Oh,
it's all flying by too fast to write down.
I heard Diaz-Infante perform live a year or so back, and these discs have
much more mass and ideas-per-minute than the set I witnessed. Not a
judgement, just an observation.
Sounds oddly like the world, filtered through ten fingers and electricity.