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Founded in Chemnitz (earlier Karl-Marx-Stadt) in 1996, Raster-Noton became one of the most prominent labels for electronic music and soundart around. Run by Olaf Bender, Frank Bretschneider and Carsten Nicolai, the huge catalogue includes, next to their own recordings (also as Alva Noto, Komet or Byetone) releases by Vladislav Delay, Robert Lippok, Mark Fell, Senking, Ryoji Ikeda, AtomTM, Kangding Ray and more.

 

 
"ununhexium (r-n 116) is the sixth release of raster-noton unun series. emptyset is a bristol based project formed in 2005 by james ginzburg, di- rector of the multiverse studios and the curator and electronic artist paul pur- gas. the project explores the legacy of ...
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R-N116 | RASTER-NOTON

"The collaboration of the poet Anne-James Chaton, guitarist Andy Moor and musician Alva Noto is a dense and structured sound design, in which words, rhythms, and melodic loops inexorably blend. Anne-James Chaton reads almost a litany of portraits of people, built from ...
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R-N135 | RASTER-NOTON

SENKING - DAZED (12")

"with "dazed", senking continues his exploration of the abysses of sound to create dark and gloomy atmospheres. the slow beats of the two tracks are accompanied by tender, harmonic melodies, but broken by nervous, unsteady tones which seem to be a warning against hidden ...
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R-N142 | RASTER-NOTON

"'winterreise' is the audio soundtrack to a series of photographies with the same name produced by atomtm. the series was exhibited during 2011 in tokyo and frankfurt (excerpts will be included in the packaging of the 'winterreise' cd edition). the 'winterreise' ...
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R-N140 | RASTER-NOTON

KYOKA - ISH (12")

"kyoka - first solo female on the raster-noton roster works as a musician/ composer in berlin and tokyo. she has been releasing music since 2008 and is known for her chaotic, direct approach and heavy-rough sound resulting in a broken pop-beat with experimental yet ...
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R-N115 | RASTER-NOTON

"With Vantaa, Raster-Noton releases for the first time an album by Vladislav Delay aka Sasu Ripatti. Ripatti, one of the pioneers of electronic music of the last decade(s), who is known for several projects, has attracted our attention and received our respect most ...
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R-N136 | RASTER-NOTON

"Simple sonic events are unfolding themselves and evoke the sound of an Orffean children ensemble. Pleasant and strange noises join a bass foundation that recreates the ground shaking subsonic waves of mid-nineties drum&bass. It's like a drum major meets a Tibetan monk. ...
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R-N134 | RASTER-NOTON

BYETONE - SYMETA (CD)

"byetone's new record "symeta" opens with a combined track - a transit - since "topas" and "telegramm" could be seen as one single piece. both tracks convey the atmosphere of a live session rather than the character of a studio production. the tracks are quite long and ...
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R-N130 | RASTER-NOTON

SENKING - TWEEK (MLP)

"since the last senking album "pong" (r-n122) was a great success in 2010 and sold out quickly raster-noton swiftly asked for a follow-up of massel's sound cosmos. on "tweek" senking again reveals his sense of cineastic atmospheres and dark abysmal depths of sound, ...
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R-N131 | RASTER-NOTON

"r-n096-3 is a re-release of the album as audio cd only. utp_ is also available as cd/dvd package (r-n096) with a full colour booklet and the score. the dvd contains the utp_ concert movie and a utp_ 'try-out'." (label info)
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R-N096-3 | RASTER-NOTON

ALVA NOTO - UNIVRS (CD)

""univrs" follows on from and develops the concept of the album unitxt (raster-noton, 2008). whereas the focus of unitxt was on the processing of rhythmic patterns ('unit' = unit of measurement, element) and information ('txt' = data, language), with univrs the focus is ...
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R-N133 | RASTER-NOTON

"The new album will host its world premiere on may 12th, 2011 at the Roundhouse in London and will be followed by a European tour called s in may/june 2011 with stations in Rome, Padua, Graz, Copenhagen, Brussels, Eindhoven, Paris, Frankfurt, Bonn, Berlin, Leipzig and ...
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R-N132 | RASTER-NOTON

"Ťpoor literatureť, that's how french sound poet anne-james chaton calls trivial worka- day texts like receipts, metro tickets, newspaper headlines and so on. he collects these kind of texts for years now, always on certain Ťévénementsť - media-related occasions ...
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R-N128 | RASTER-NOTON

CYCLO - ID (MLP)

"A decade since its inception, Ryoji Ikeda and Carsten Nicolai are relaunching their collaborative project, cyclo., a project that focuses on the visualisation of sound and seeks to create a new hybrid of visual art and music. Both leading electronic composers/artists ...
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R-N127 | RASTER-NOTON

CYCLO - ID (CD)

"A decade since its inception, Ryoji Ikeda and Carsten Nicolai are relaunching their collaborative project, cyclo., a project that focuses on the visualisation of sound and seeks to create a new hybrid of visual art and music. Both leading electronic composers/artists ...
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R-N127 | RASTER-NOTON

"The latest project from Sheffield based artist and electronic musician Mark Fell, Multistability is primarily an exploration of erratic and non-regular rhythmic patterns. Drawing equally from his work with snd and his many solo projects Fell's most recent work promotes ...
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R-N125 | RASTER-NOTON

TOL - TRAP (CD - USED)

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CDR004 | RASTER-NOTON

"EXP is a music-visual work based on the idea that fine art should attain the abstract purity of music. an attempt to assimilate the qualities found in music - including movement, rhythm, tempo, mood, intensity and compositional structure - within visual phenomena. the ...
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R-N108 | RASTER-NOTON

"after the success of "insen" this collaborative project has not reached its conclusion. to co-inside with the second major insen tour by carsten nicolai aka alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto in 2006, raster-noton releases the revep cd single. this cd-ep offers unreleased ...
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CDR072 | RASTER-NOTON

catalogue + 2 CD audio, 92 pages "In the past thirteen years Mika Vainio has exhibited in some of the major art spaces in Europe, and he has collaborated with both a number of important artists and curators. Since his musical work has been in the focus of attention, his ...
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R-N109 | RASTER-NOTON

"producing this album, pomassl has explored his arsenal of armaments with the initial use of original generators and synthesizers (polivoks, ritm-2) from soviet fabrics, manufactured in the 80's, beside as always he uses a combination of prototypical self-customized ...
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R-N088 | RASTER-NOTON

PIXEL - THE DRIVE (CD)

"Pixel's third album `the drive` is meant to be the soundtrack to his imaginary journey by car across the U.S.A., a road movie encoded in the track list. With warm and deep guitar amplifier hiss and feedback in connection with floating rhythms he creates very organic ...
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R-N106 | RASTER-NOTON

ATOM TM - LIEDGUT (CD)

"From a contemporary point of view, AtomT's "Liedgut" may be considered a romantic work. While researching his own past, AtomT found himself in the austro-german time, space, thinking and feeling. Between Nietzsche, Helmholtz, Schubert and many other guidelines, AtomT ...
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R-N099 | RASTER-NOTON

"in 2005 and 2006 three major tours of insen led the artists alva noto + ryuichi sakamoto around the world. raster-noton is pleased to present insen live dvd as a document of this project. recordings for the dvd took place at casa da música, porto, portugal, on june ...
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R-N076 | RASTER-NOTON