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Shackleton With Ernesto Tomasini - Devotional Songs
A1Rinse Out All Contaminants
B1You Are The One
C1Twelve Shared Addictions
D1Father, You Have Left Me

Shackleton With Ernesto Tomasini
Devotional Songs

Honest Jons | Item No: 490919
Vinyl 2x12" | 2016 / UK – Original | New
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Shackleton's most expansive, ecstatic and hallucinatory music to date. Four long form pieces developing the free-flowing compositional aesthetic of his recent Deliverance series and Powerplant performances: fiery rhythmic-melodic turbulence channeling Congotronics way to the east - with an aura of restrained mania reminiscent of the feral pomp and gallows humour of Coil's Moon-Musick phase - all earthed by dub wise bass. The pairing with Tomasini - the cult singer, performer and artist whose history spans experimental theatre, cabaret and collaborations with (among many others) Othon, Marc Almond, Sleazy, Julia Kent and David Tibet - is a match made in heaven. With his four-octave voice swooping from deep growl to piercing falsetto, Tomasini's presence both heightens the taste for the theatrical that’s always been integral to Shackleton’s music, and makes explicit the latter’s kinship to the occult energies of the UK’s post-industrial underground. As the record's title suggests, these are shadowy songs rich with allusions to bodily ritual and psychic exploration, with Tomasini’s lyrics framed by luminous whirls of hand-struck drums and synthetic gamelan, bells and tumbling organ melodies. You Are The One escalates from delicate choral chant to full-bore psychedelic organ freak out; Rinse Out All Contaminants is a slow incantation, to purge all negative thoughts; the melodies of Father You Have Left Me are smudged like early Steve Reich, then burned out by snarling subs; and the magnificent Twelve Shared Addictions balances elliptical melodies like spinning plates, gradually unfurling into a breakneck storm of voice and hammered keys. A remarkable collaboration that also, crucially, hints towards new emerging futures in the work of one of this decade’s pioneers in electronic sound and rhythm.
Item Details
Item No:490919
Artist:Shackleton With Ernesto Tomasini
Titel:Devotional Songs
Label:Honest Jons
Format:Vinyl 2x12", Vinyl, Singles, 12"
Pressing:UK – Original
Release Date:2016
Genre:Electronic / Dance
Style:Downbeat / Electronica / Leftfield
Available since:01.08.2016
Price:17,99 €
Weight:500g (plus 250g Packaging)
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