Fleuve Parasseux

Time to get back to the roots of this blog and get some music up! Here is my latest offering – “Fleuve Parasseux”

River

Fleuve Parasseux:

What’s that rubbish picture I hear you say?  Its a river of course, but I have taken the liberty of inconveniencing a few electrons and altered it using the free image “glitching” website available HERE

I love that we have access to fantastic technology, but then try and mess things up so that pictures look old, retro, faded and “glitched” or produce music then distort it to make it sound like its on tape, or add record scratches etc. Why do we strive for perfection and then try and quickly get away from it?

The track itself started as a piano piece which I recorded and then developed all the other parts around it.  Whilst uncharacteristically “nice” for the most part, I tried to add my own “glitch”.

New EP coming very soon including a collection of tracks from this blog, a couple of new “interludes” and an older track with new vocals all over it (not by me thankfully!)

 

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Posted on August 8, 2015, in Drums, Music, Photos, Piano, Pictures and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. I know what you mean about striving for perfection then trying to get away from it. I’m old enough to remember BBC science programme Tomorrow’s World before CDs showing a computer program to get rid of those scratch sounds from vinyl records, now we’re adding them for effect! The glitching effects are good effects anyway!

  2. Didn’t know you could speak French.
    Is there nothing this man can’t do?!?

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