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Insect Songs

by Black Unicorn

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One 03:10 video
Two 03:50
Three 03:30
Four 03:13
Five 03:19
Six 03:30
Seven 02:29
Eight 03:35
Nine 03:26
Ten 03:11
Eleven 03:11
All 03:49


Insect Songs is a series of short form sonic explorations by Black Unicorn. Drifting toward dissonance, IS seems a natural follow-up to BU’s earlier Alien Jewelry (Further Records, 2014) alongside the textural interstices heard on Traced Landscapes (Field Hymns, 2012) but gone are the blankets of ambience instead supplanted by noise and contrast and the certainty of void. IS comprises twelve songs, eleven ~3 minute tracks and a twelfth that finds all of the previous recordings layered in cacophony. Recorded 2016 at Mills College in Oakland, California using cassette tape and modular synthesizer, IS is a different sort of BU album while remaining a facet of the transdimensional jewel hinted at in earlier works. Released as a limited edition Infinity Series CDr.


released February 3, 2017

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