Daily Archives: December 19, 2011

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New on the Free Music Archive: FLESHTONE AURA

Fleshtone Aura serves his spicy dinner with a tangle of source cassettes and electronics that deploy the deeply arousing aromas of both a series of poignant and extraordinairily well timed belches and farts (or the equivalent thereof) AND the grandest gestures of the sternest-most-serious-never-leaving-the-lab shut in tape music connoiseurs of days of yore…but, ah, those toots never act merely as a humorous apology, never slapping a stick just for slapstick, nor are those high brows ever talking down to us, they’re just gifts, we’re supposed to use them as catapults into the ??!!??!!…..a series of dynamics and moments (karate chop, massage, flower sniffing, paper airplane glides, broken table leg,  spoiled milk, et c) that sometimes explode atop or beside each other in matter of seconds, or sometimes linger on a sweet spot for us to suckle sugary nectars……. these juxtapositions described cease being juxtapositions when heard, all moments contribute to a fabulous, pink-pulsing-writhing whole, the superflousness is left in the waste basket, even the meanderers meander with great purpose, leaving nothing but a strobing (perhaps beaked) body builder (who never bathes or waxes: why lie?) flexing themselves into a vast meadow of previously unseen flowers in some public park somewhere.”

Check out three Fleshtone Aura albums on the CKUT Free Music Archive page, y’all. Yay-uh.

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The Montreal Sessions: FREELOVE FENNER

Caitlin Loney is one third of the band Freelove Fenner and here she is in their recording studio, The Bottle Garden. Freelove Fenner will be Fixture Records‘ fourth band this month as part of their Montreal Sessions residency. Be sure to tune in tomorrow between 3-5pm to listen to the band perform, chat and hang out with Tessa.

Photos and interview by Amanda and Amber.