Jon Hassell: Listening To Pictures (Pentimento Volume One)

Listening To Pictures (Pentimento Volume One)

Jon Hassell

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  • Release Date 08 June 2018
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Product code
NDEYA1CD
Format
CD Album
Label
ndeya

pen·ti·men·to / noun

Reappearance in a painting of earlier images, forms, or strokes that have been changed and painted over.

First new album in nine years by a musical visionary and hugely influential figure in new music. Forty years since its creation, Jon Hassell's Fourth World aesthetic remains a powerful influence on modern electronic music. Continuing his lifelong exploration of the possibilities of recombination and musical gene-splicing, fragments of performance are sampled, looped, overdubbed and re-arranged into beguiling unexpected shapes. Hassell applies the painterly technique of ‘pentimento’ to the arrangements, teasing out texture by the overlaying of sound upon sound, or a carefully timed reveal of the delicate bones pinning the frame of a track together.

Tracklist
1 Dreaming  
2 Picnic  
3 Slipstream  
4 Al Kongo Udu  
5 Pastorale Vassant  
6 Manga Scene  
7 Her First Rain  
8 Ndeya  

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