News from the Feral camp….
Following on from the release of his brilliant debut album Brittle as Bones, Setec recently contributed an exclusive piece as part of Ears Have Ears’ ongoing soundtrack series. The long-form ambient piece entitled Jersey Street finds Setec exploring similar terrain as found on his debut EP Longer Letters. The piece was also accompanied by the wonderful artwork pictured above by local artist Leah Jean. Listen to Jersey Street here or via the player below.
In other Feral news the wonderful Mess + Noise have published a track by track breakdown of AFXJIM’s new album Distant detailing the recording process, influences and background of each track. Read the article here.
AFXJIM also recently discussed some of his favourite and most influential albums as part of Cyclic Defrost’s Cyclic Selects. The diverse selection spans from Cold Chisel and Nick Cave, to Manitoba (Caribou) and Tortoise. Check out the full selection here.
Late last year new Feral signee 0.1 (Melbourne producer Bob Streckfuss) created a mesmerising piece for the Ears Have Ears program on Sydney’s FBi radio as part of their ongoing artist soundtrack series.
The piece entitled Plastic Milk traverses acrosss numerous genres, showcasing 0.1‘s distinctive and unique sound.
Stay tuned for more news and music from 0.1 including his Feral Media debut to be released in 2013.
For now revel in the glory that is Plastic Milk….
Recently Haunts headed into the FBi Radio studio to record a live-to-air performance of a soundtrack created specifically for the Ears Have Ears program.
The piece entitled Night Begins is now available to listen/download below.
Haunts are busy recording their debut EP which will be released sometime next year.
Gentleforce (aka Eli Murray) has been busy working on the follow up to his acclaimed 2010 debut Sacred Spaces.
Now back in Sydney after a brief stint living in London, Eli recently guested on the Ears Have Ears program on Sydney’s FBi Radio where he discussed his new recordings and premiered a soundtrack entitled Before Us created specifically for the show.
The soundtrack featured new Gentleforce material based around filed recordings Eli collected in Gunning, NSW.
If you missed the program Before Us has now been posted on the Ears Have Ears soundcloud page where you can hear not only the Gentleforce contribution but also the previous soundtracks created for the show from artists such as Rainbow Chan, Oliver Tank and Scissor Lock vs Thomas William amongst others.
Listen to Before Us below and catch Ears Have Ears on FBi Radio every Thursday from 9pm