A Journal Of The Dark Arts

Category Archives: The Vision And The Voice

Merzbow Monday: Merzbow and Gareth Davis – Atsusaku review

Atsusaku, the collaboration of “king of noise” Merzbow and avant-bass clarinetist Gareth Davis, is 40 minutes of burning wind, crumbling static, squealing feedback, klaxons, and sirens. It’s like walking through … Continue reading

November 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Ghostly Pointilist Pop: Emma Russack – In A New State

Like a pointilist painting, life can be difficult to make sense of when you’re close to it. Sometimes, it requires shaking things up, going somewhere new, where you don’t know … Continue reading

August 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Merzbow – Merzbeat

Yesterday, December 19, was World Merzbow Day, in honor of Masami Akita’s 57th birthday. Noise freaks from all over the world organized tributes, releasing EPs and remixes, gathering online to … Continue reading

December 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Joseph Curwen – Strange Olden Ruin

Release Date: 6.13 Label: Self-Released Sounds Like: Wind, Mist, Sucking Mud, Lustmord, Eternity, Being Lost ♄ With so much music in existence, in can be difficult to know where to … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

Új Bála – Olimpia mixtape

Új Bála, the solo experimental electronic project from Hungarian producer Hungarian producer Gábor Kovács, got in touch via e-mail, where he quoted Béla Tarr, Mark Rothko and Anselm Kiefer as … Continue reading

November 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

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