HS007    VARIOUS WAVES   FROM SONANCE TO SILENCE     Analog magic from the BC Interior. Six tracks of sampled voices, drifting polysynths, languid Rhodes, and sinuous Moog leads. Nelson, BC resident Devon Gestrin (aka Various Waves) creates music of a tone and tempo that is remarkably measured - almost stately - like a long lost electronic score for Kubrick's Barry Lyndon.     LISTEN     PURCHASE

 

HS007  VARIOUS WAVES
FROM SONANCE TO SILENCE

Analog magic from the BC Interior. Six tracks of sampled voices, drifting polysynths, languid Rhodes, and sinuous Moog leads. Nelson, BC resident Devon Gestrin (aka Various Waves) creates music of a tone and tempo that is remarkably measured - almost stately - like a long lost electronic score for Kubrick's Barry Lyndon. 

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     HS006    MOUNT MAXWELL   BLUE HIGHWAYS VOL. 2     Mount Maxwell's electronic tribute to the original BC Ferries fleet and Gulf Island communities of the 1970's continues, with a second installment of oceanic synths, phased string machines, and aquatic field recordings. A deeply satisfying conclusion to this unique project.    LISTEN     PURCHASE

 

HS006  MOUNT MAXWELL
BLUE HIGHWAYS VOL. 2

Mount Maxwell's electronic tribute to the original BC Ferries fleet and Gulf Island communities of the 1970's continues, with a second installment of oceanic synths, phased string machines, and aquatic field recordings. A deeply satisfying conclusion to this unique project.

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     HS005    KR75      ONDULAR      Huge sounding twin release from Vancouver duo KR75 (Kristen Roos and Kristen Rattray). Both tracks performed in a single take - no DAW, no overdubs, no post-production, just people and machines interacting in real time. An accurate representation of the KR75 live experience, and a must for fans of early Skam/Warp.    LISTEN     PURCHASE

 

HS005  KR75  ONDULAR 

Huge sounding twin release from Vancouver duo KR75 (Kristen Roos and Kristen Rattray). Both tracks performed in a single take - no DAW, no overdubs, no post-production, just people and machines interacting in real time. An accurate representation of the KR75 live experience, and a must for fans of early Skam/Warp.

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     HS004    MOUNT MAXWELL   BLUE HIGHWAYS VOL. 1     Mount Maxwell return with a deeply felt tribute to the utopian promise of the original BC Ferries fleet and the island communities it served. Forty hypnotic minutes of abstract oceanics, 70's string machines, and pulsing PSA arps. Highly recommended.    LISTEN     PURCHASE

 

HS004  MOUNT MAXWELL
BLUE HIGHWAYS VOL. 1

Mount Maxwell return with a deeply felt tribute to the utopian promise of the original BC Ferries fleet and the island communities it served. Forty hypnotic minutes of abstract oceanics, 70's string machines, and pulsing PSA arps. Highly recommended.

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     HS003    MMR    BROADCASTS     Dense, plunderphonic mixtapes from Vancouver Island's short lived MMR collective (2013 - 2015). All 4 broadcasts composed in the surrealist tradition of 'exquisite corpse ',  with each member of the collective passing the sound file along to the next. A collage-like journey through late 20th century electronic music, political activism and utopian desire. Profound gratitude to MMR for gifting us its audio archives for safe keeping.    LISTEN

 

HS003  MMR  BROADCASTS

Dense, plunderphonic mixtapes from Vancouver Island's short lived MMR collective (2013 - 2015). All 4 broadcasts composed in the surrealist tradition of 'exquisite corpse', with each member of the collective passing the sound file along to the next. A collage-like journey through late 20th century electronic music, political activism and utopian desire. Profound gratitude to MMR for gifting us its audio archives for safe keeping.

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     HS002    KHYEX    POST POLITICA     Long germinating hauntology project from Vancouver multi-instrumentalist Keith Freeman. A complex memory-piece composed of processed guitar, piano, synthesizer, chimes, recorder, and vocal samples from Canadian and British Television. Richly textured and unexpectedly moving.    LISTEN     PURCHASE

 

HS002  KHYEX  POST POLITICA

Long germinating hauntology project from Vancouver multi-instrumentalist Keith Freeman. A complex memory-piece composed of processed guitar, piano, synthesizer, chimes, recorder, and vocal samples from Canadian and British Television. Richly textured and unexpectedly moving.

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     HS001    MOUNT MAXWELL    FORESTRY     Software freakouts, classroom lullabies, and rural radio intercepts from the Gulf Islands. Originally recorded in 2003 and released in a limited CD edition of 100. Members would go on to found Vancouver Island's MMR Collective. This is an extended remaster with bonus tracks not available on the original EP.    LISTEN      PURCHASE

 

HS001  MOUNT MAXWELL  FORESTRY

Software freakouts, classroom lullabies, and rural radio intercepts from the Gulf Islands. Originally recorded in 2003 and released in a limited CD edition of 100. Members would go on to found Vancouver Island's MMR Collective. This is an extended remaster with bonus tracks not available on the original EP.

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