CD-R Auricle AMCDR 118 £7.00
Tail Snake 10'14" download bonus remix
at Tachyon Studio, 5 August 2007 and mixed by Alan 14-16 November.
Alan Freeman: guitar, guitar-synth, keyboards, samples,
laptop computer, violin, percussion, spring-board, acoustic CD, voice, etc.
Steve Freeman: bass, tapes, loops, turntable, prepared sounds,
analogue synths, acoustic CD, cymbal, voice, etc.
Dave Powell: hurdy-gurdy, violin, flute, glockenspiel, etc.
Ouroboros is an ancient alchemy symbol depicting a snake or dragon consuming its
own tail, constantly creating itself and forming a circle. Hence the cover!
Aptly "Cycle" does just
that, it constantly recycles and consumes itself, over and over in changing
combinations, ending how it started! Okay, the idea is similar to our previous
1 track opus "MoebiusStrip" yet the results are quite different as
a lot has changed in the Triax sound since 2005, the instrumentation is
richer, with more colours and textures, greater dynamics and musical form. It
is both the Triax sound in a nutshell and unlike any Triax before it!
download version of this album also includes a 10 minute remix, especially
for those that find 70 minutes in one go too much to take. It's called
CD-R - released 12/2007.
Routenote distributed download - released 26/12/2012 / 30/1/2016.
Bandcamp download - released 22/9/2014.
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