[Eg0_131] Ayato & Natalia Kamia : Cluster

Between abandoned strings warped tapes and esoteric radio broadcasts,  Ayato and Natalia Kamia have found / created a new territory to explore. They are not afraid of silence, they’ve patiently listened to the resonating spaces (inside / outside) and built 8 surprising pieces that will spin around your ears like sparkles from some unknow satellites. Despite of its short length, Cluster is a very rich album, containing enough ideas to fill the full discography of less inspired musicians…You’ll probably want to hear more, so we recommend to check Ayato & Natalia previous collaboration : T, published by H.AK. Lo-Fi Record

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Credits:

recorded between Sweden & France in 2014
mixed @ la ferme là by aYaTo
Natalia used: piano; qifteli, objects.
Ayato used : guitars, tapes, field rec, laptop.
track1: sounds provided from Martial Brechaut & DMC LP “BLAM”(grabuge record)
track5: Feat. Papé & Benoit Hixe on bells

Reviews

David Nemeth / Acts of Silence (january 28, 2015)

“Cluster, the new release from the duo of Ayato and Natalia Kamia on eg0cide Productions, starts out rather beautifully, but don’t let that fool you. Yes, Cluster is rather appealing, the music that the duo provides is deceptively fascinating. Ayato mixed this release to be the equivalent to walking through an unknown house: each room, an audible incantation; each corner, an engaging glitch;  each hallway, an added noise. Kamia played the piano, the qifteli and other objects, while Ayato played guitars, tapes, field recordings and laptop. If you enjoy this release, make sure you pick up their April 2014 release, T, on the netlabel H.A.K. Lo-Fi Record. T was mixed by Kamia, but it has the same inherent feel as Cluster, or should I say that Cluster has the same feel as T.”

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[Eg0_100] The perfect failure (?) volume 3 : bras de fer avec le taenia

Here it is : “Bras de fer avec le tænia”, 3rd volume, of the perfect failure (?) / l’échec parfait (?) – even worse than the first ones : more lo-fi, more incoherent, more irritating – and longer…

Many thanks to all the contributors : Anton Mobin, Ayato, C.P. McDill, Charles Pennequin, Charles premier, DJP, DMC, Doc Demagol, Dreamcell, Kecap Tuyul, Massimo Brazzini, MatGabo, Mat U Stone, Mescalibur, Princesse Pute, Vide flotté raide, and some anonymous contributors.

Further contributions are still welcomed, read details here

And once more : this is NOT a “compilation”, it has never been, and never will…

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[Eg0_082] Ayato vs Ghosts : Wasted shots

Supposedly dead, the stillborn ghosts (eg0cide S.A., Stillborn Blues & the ghost between the strings) have been awaken last year by Ayato‘s electronic sorcery, who even managed  to make them groove. (stillborn dub (2011)) . The eg0cidian zombies have liked this treatment enough to stay out of their graves – and ask new sonic flesh to Ayato (mostly vinyl-based rythmic structures) that they have overdubbed with various instruments. Final mixes of the resulting wasted shots have been realized by eg0cide S.A.

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[Eg0_064] Ayato & Kecap Tuyul : waiting for the shaman

Waiting for the shaman is the latest collaborative album of Ayato & Kecap Tuyul, once more based on guitars sounds, but featurng also bass, flute, synth, tr606, voice, vinyl, and also  some strings sounds provided by Kecap Tilil (Kecap Tuyul’s partner in band Pura Sombar) on 2 tracks.

This new work is as hard to describe as their previous album when we talk about love and happiness , but Waiting for the Shaman one has longer tracks, is more droney – although somewhat rough & gritty sometimes, between dark psychedelia and weird ritual invocations.

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[Eg0_060] Ayato and Stillborn Blues : Overlapping Horizons

After having remixed Stillborn Ghosts’ “album Over & Out” (Stillborn Dub), Ayato continued to revisit works from the eg0cide staff. This time he completed an unfinished raw mix of Stillborn Blues in a quite surprising way. If someone had told me before that Stillborn Blues’ arythmical, lo-fi, melancolic guitars could be crossed with techno-dub influences, I would have been more than sceptical. Ayato didn’t tell us before – he just did it, in a very personal way, and the result sounds amazingly cohesive despite of its heterogeneous elements.

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[Eg0_054] Ayato & Kecap Tuyul : when we talk about love and happiness

New collaborative album between Ayato and Kecap Tuyul, when we talk about love and happiness , is rather hard to describe. Guitars (electric or acoustic, melodic or noisy, prepared or not) play an important role in it but are also joined by percussion, vinyls, electronic, etc… All tracks were mixed and mastered by Ayato during 2011, using raw guitar improvisations provided by Kecap Tuyul and a few sounds by other contributors : Anton Mobin, C-lya,  Benoît Hixe, Poney Club, Mystified

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