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Astral Salons [Phase 5]

by Coppice Halifax

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Micro Landscape of a Bathroom Sink Absolutely loving Astral Salons phases 4 and 5 so far. They air a Model 500 vibe. A speedy freaky rush. Replacing the neuroticism with a cooler dubtech approach.

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Jonathan Lee I think this one is my favorite of the first six. There are moments when I was bobbing my head and imagining it was Orbital meets Echospace but really it's all CH and so well-crafted. The birds are excellent too.
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Another year, another series, another branch in the long path of exploring my creative continents. 2021 brings us to ASTRAL SALONS, a nine-section series of monthly EP installments that land somewhere between STATIC PHARMING and SILHOUETTES, bridging the corporeal and the cosmic in concise twenty-minute jaunts that are designed to groove and meander in equal measure, and hopefully do not overstay their welcome. The digital 4x12" FERINE ALEMBIX could be seen as a precursor for this series, as those sessions put me back in the mood to produce an EP series again, and further, ASTRAL SALONS are not just informed by their more "modest" runtimes, but also a very fresh and unique approach to modulation, stereo panning and sonic depth-of-field that I've played with in the past, but haven't yet focused so completely upon until now.

Paired with these sessions are nine Polaroids shot using expired film, on the day of the August 21st, 2017 total solar eclipse. I felt that these images were appropriate analogs for the concept of the series, being surrealist and psychedelic multi-layered pieces with deliberately lossy artifacting, overexposed processing and overlaps of FX processes in motion that leave "holes" in the sound field. The photographs are presented as they were developed, with only some contrasting and digital cleanup work done in post, again mirroring my studio process for the ASTRAL SALONS sessions.

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released May 7, 2021

W/P by Brian Grainger. Recorded at White Pillar, April 2021. Mastered by The Analog Botanist. Text and photography by ABM&D. This is Milieu Music number PHASE 5, fifth in the ASTRAL SALONS subcatalog.

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Coppice Halifax Dayton, Ohio

Analog Botany, since 2005.12.08. Impressionist techno and bedroom fantasist electronics. Compost instead of composition.

I also release music as Milieu: milieumusic.bandcamp.com

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