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LISTEN: BrokenThree Live
Christian Eede , June 23rd, 2015 15:41

Live collaboration between Erstlaub, Production Unit and TVO streaming below in full

Broken20's Tangents Series is a platform for new, collaborative live music, releasing various projects through CD-r with handmade inserts by designer David Fyans. The second release in the series sees BrokenThree, a project made up of Erstlaub, Production Unit and TVO, who make up the team behind Broken20 itself. Above you can listen to the release, Live At The Outer Church in full ahead of its release.

The set was recorded live and improvised in Edinburgh in 2013. It was put together after The Wire's Joseph Stannard requested a contribution from all three producers for his The Outer Church compilation on Front & Follow Records. Information accompanying the release says: "A visual score was created to illustrate the relative activity of each player at any point. Rules were set: two agreed tempos, two keys, but with an agreement to work separately on the constituent parts so that each participant had no idea what the other two would play. A kind of reanimated exquisite corpse." You can pre-order a physical or digital copy of the recording here ahead of its release on Monday.

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