MC


REDEEM DOWNLOAD CODE

If you received a download code in a vinyl you purchased, you can redeem it for your download here.


LOGIN

Login with your existing account.

Forgot Password

CREATE ACCOUNT

Create an account to purchase items.

cover

Rasmussen, Mette / Tashi Dorji

Mette Rasmussen / Tashi Dorji

Feeding Tube

"METTE RASMUSSEN is a Danish saxophonist, based in Norway, who has been recording with some of our favorite players (Chris Corsano, Alan Silva, Mats Gustafsson, Ace Farren Ford, etc.) She has also formed this duo with Asheville-based guitarist, TASHI DORJI. The duo material for this LP was recorded in Montreal, right around the same time Mette and Tashi recorded a trio set for Trost (with the addition of drummer Tyler Damon). And it's all great stuff. Mette's playing has a raw tonal approach that makes one think of Eric Dolphy at his harshest. Her lines evince much of the same nimbleness as well. The effect is not unlike being hit in the face by a bunch of snakes with wings. Naturally, Tashi is playing electric in order to make himself heard, and the clots of sound he manages to coax out of his amp are worthy of comparison with such form-erupters as Keith Rowe. On the first side, there's a real physicality to the blocks Tashi creates, as well as to the manner which Mette's reed attacks them. It's an incredible sound—brutal and communicative in equal measures. But as much as this may imply a musical surface akin to that of Borbetomagus, there's a lot more open space here. Especially on the second side, the music is paced to give itself over (now and then) to crenellations that allows in as much light as they emit. This record is a supremely human effort and hopefully the harbinger of much more to come."—Byron Coley, 2018. Edition of 250.

Related Items

cover

Mars

Mars Archives Vol. 3: N.N. End
Feeding Tube
cover

Village Of Spaces

Shaped By Place
Feeding Tube
cover

Elkhorn

Elk Jam
Feeding Tube
cover

Elkhorn

Sun Cycle
Feeding Tube
cover

Funke, Maxine

Home Fi
Feeding Tube
cover

Melchior, Letha Rodman

Mare Australe
Feeding Tube
cover

Laurenzi, Dustin

Snaketime: The Music Of Moondog
Feeding Tube
cover

Mako Sica

Manifest Being
Feeding Tube
cover

Collin, Jon

Water And Rock Music Volume II
Feeding Tube
cover

Sex Tide

Flash Fuck / Vernacular Splatter
Feeding Tube
cover

Bissett, Bill & Th Mandan Conspiracy

Awake In Th' Red Desert
Feeding Tube
cover

Worthless

The Cave
Feeding Tube