Howlround – The Debatable Lands

£15.99

Threip
The Black Path
Talkin Tarn
Moat
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Description

A new, heavier direction for Howlround, a project better known for more ambient work. Described as 'Tapeloop Techno?, thick knotty tangles of dense, pulsating bass are an echo of Robin?s early days making bad dance music, while the abrasive snarls of feedback swirling around these tracks point to his more recent embrace of indeterminacy and chance composition. Previous vinyl releases on Psych? Tropes, The Wormhole, A Year in the Country and Front & Follow as well as his own label The Fog Signals have shown a deep understanding of the possibilities of tape manipulation. On The Debatable Lands Howlround eschews the usual field recordings in favour of exploring the interior world of the machines themselves.