Today sees the release of Brittle As Bones, the debut full-length from Sydney artist Setec aka Joshua Gibbs.
This gorgeous album finds Joshua exploring the depths of his distinctive sonic universe, combining found-sound percussion with looped acoustic instruments, long-forgotten samples and cascading vocal layers to create a unique and compelling listen.
Brittle As Bones is a joyous, intimate affair and we couldn’t be happier to share it with you.
Listen/download the album at the Feral bandcamp store here and watch a great video for lead single Water or Concrete below
2012 saw the release of Beyond Your Skies, the stunning fourth album from The Longest Day. And to finish off the year the duo have just completed a film clip and single edit for the track Closer to the Sun.
The clip was shot entirely on Super 8mm video which provides the perfect accompaniment for what is one of the album’s many highlights.
Watch the video above and listen to the single edit of the track at the Feral soundcloud page here
Haunts is a new project featuring Matt and Greg from Underlapper and renowned cellist Peter Hollo (Raven/Fourplay).
Ahead of their second ever live show the trio sat down with Stu Buchanan on FBi radio’s New Weird Australia program to chat about the project and record an exclusive live to air set. Both the interview and live set have been uploaded as part of the New Weird Australia podcast series which can be downloaded here
You can also catch some of the action from the Feral Media hosted gig at Sydney’s Dirty Shirlows in this wonderful video put together by the lovely folk at The Pyramid Scheme. The video features footage of all performers on the night including Making, Thomas William vs Scissor Lock and Simo Soo.
Feral artist AFXJIM has recently written a soundtrack for a video installation entitled The Darkness by visual artist Marieka Walsh. The Darkness is part one of a dual screen installtion. Check it out below….
Sydney producer GENTLEFORCE, whose album ‘Sacred Spaces‘ was released on Feral Media earlier this year, has collaborated with artist Lukasz Karluk on an “interactive sound toy” – titled Horizons – for the iPad and iPhone. Mixing GENTLEFORCE sound loops and Karluk’s generative visuals, Horizons is described as “an exploration of colour, sound and form”.
Horizons is now available in the Apple App store. Read more at GENTLEFORCE’s blog, or watch the video below: