If your looking for beautiful acoustic music then you really can’t go wrong here. Comes in a 6-panel eco wallet presented with photos by Justin James King and artwork / custom text by Leah Koransky…
Rosary Beard has been writing highly-detailed, emotive compositions together since January 2010. Halfmoon Fever represents music from the entire two year collaboration. The album was recorded live with no overdubs in sessions between late December of last year through March of this year by Ian White of Swordpaw in a historic ballroom in Troy, N.Y. Mixing for Halfmoon Fever was handled deftly by Troy Pohl (The Kamikaze Hearts, producer of Sean Rowe’s Magic LP) after which the album was mastered to perfection by Paul Gold at Salt Mastering in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Corridor8, a new international annual contemporary visual art and writing magazine, that started in 2009.
The ‘Borderlands’ edition, Strange Weather, extends our northern focus to the far-flung reaches of the UK from the midlands to the borders and beyond, and will feature the same mix of in-depth critical writing, profiles, art and literary writing we established in Issue 1..
With The Rules of Another Small World, M. Ostermeier has arrived at an elegant voice – otherworldly and strangely beautiful, much like the desolate Taiwanese San-Zhr Pod Village gracing the album cover.
While elements of electroacoustic, modern classical, jazz, glitch, drone, ambient, and even lounge weave in and out of the record’s eleven compositions, The Rules of Another Small World is the converse of an eclectic collection of songs.
Inside the book: 36-pages from Internet monsters Everything Is Terrible!; interviews with musician Robert Scott (the Clean, the Bats) and writer Amelia Gray; music profiles of S. Fla’s finest, The Jacuzzi Boys, and UK ’90s cult band Disco Inferno; fiction by Stacey Levine; photographs by Ted Barron and Gracie Remington; art by Saul Chernick, Pavel Tchelitchew, Cassie Ramone, Ilyas Ahmed.
Includes a 40 minute bonus CD, The Hilton, featuring previously unreleased material: It might not have been so long since Jeff Witscher released his debut ‘proper’ album under the Rene Hell moniker, but he’s kept himself busy in the interim all the same…