Ali Berger – Direct Experience

Purchase Ali Berger's Direct Experience to support the National Council For Incarcerated And Formerly Incarcerated Women And Girls. The album is a series of improvised, minimally overdubbed synth excursions, featuring shifting layers of rhythms that hiss, splash, whir, and click like a sonic Rube Goldberg contraption. Check out some tunes below and follow the link … Continue reading Ali Berger – Direct Experience

Daily Yinz – How Things Are Made x Skeletonized – How Skeletonized Is Made

How Things Are Made and Skeletonized both practice the art of the improvised freakout, stuffing their absurdist cacophonies with shards of metal, punk, jazz, ambient, and plain old noise. The two groups unite for a joint release, How Skeletonized Is Made. Because HTAM and Skeletonized toss so many stylistic ingredients into their stew of derangement, … Continue reading Daily Yinz – How Things Are Made x Skeletonized – How Skeletonized Is Made

Daily Discovery-How things are made-Staff Retreat

This morning, I made a delightfully bizarre discovery while plumbing the depths of Pittsburgh-based Bandcamp profiles. "How things are made" is a local podcast/improvisational music project that plays out like an NPR Tiny Desk-meets-Eric Andre special. Their songs/segments begin innocuously enough, with a soothing narrator introducing the coming piece, but things quickly veer off into … Continue reading Daily Discovery-How things are made-Staff Retreat