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"Simon Scott's blistering live set from London follows his 2015 album 'insomni' but features his field recordings of areas of The Fens in East Anglia that cartographically are below mean sea level. They're complimented by underwater hydrophone recordings taken on field ...
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TONE53 | TOUCH

"'Mahler Remix' was recorded live at Radiokulturhaus, Vienna in May 2011. This recording is mostly based on samples taken from Gustav Mahler's symphonies. The performance also includes an early version of 'liminality' from the 'becs' album, released in 2014 on Editions ...
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TONE52V | TOUCH

"To make this record I used Fidelity record players, Casio Keyboards, Ibanez bass guitar, Sony minidisc players, Ibanez and Zoom effects pedals, assorted percussion, a Behringer mixer and it was edited at home with minidisc players and on a laptop computer." (P.Jeck) ...
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TO:98V | TOUCH

"Electric guitars, organ, samples, bells, percussion and motorised cymbal recorded at BJB Studios, Sydney with additional overdubs made at home 2005-2007. Gratitude to Fairport Convention and Boris D Hegenbart. This is the 5th in the series of Touch Sevens - 7 vinyl ...
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TS05 | TOUCH

"Faith is the first full-length sound release by media researcher and curator Heitor Alvelos under his own name. Heitor Alvelos has been a long-time on/off collaborator of Touch, having on occasion provided photography and stage visuals for Biosphere, Fennesz, BJNilsen, ...
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TO:97 | TOUCH

"With Folio, Touch introduces a new series of bespoke hardback book and CD publications, produced to the highest specifications and continuing 33 years' experience of audiovisual publishing. This first release, 'Halfway to white' is a collaboration between singular ...
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FOLIO001 | TOUCH

"Stator: 1. (Electrical Engineering) The stationary part of a rotary machine or device, esp of a motor or generator 2. (Aeronautics) A system of nonrotating radially arranged parts within a rotating assembly, esp the fixed blades of an axial flow compressor in a gas ...
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TO:99 | TOUCH

"An assembling for locked grooves. Collected and performed since 1997, recorded live in 2013 as part of Touch presents at Cafe Oto, London; Ausland, Berlin; the Academy of Media Arts, Cologne, and the Centre for Arts and Media (ZKM), Karlsruhe. This record can be played ...
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TONE45.7 | TOUCH

FENNESZ - VENICE (2LP)

""Venice" was recorded on location in the summer of 2003 and subsequently assembled and mixed at Amann Studios, Vienna in January/February 2004. "Venice", the fourth studio album by Christain Fennesz, finds electronic music at a crossroads between its early status as ...
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TO:53V | TOUCH

"This album is about resonance: on 'Saman', which means 'Together', Hildur melts her voice with her cello, connecting the two instruments together. The result is a highly involving and moving album, recorded, mixed and mastered in Berlin. Hildur's sylph-like vocals ...
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TO:96LP | TOUCH

"For the past decade or so, Polish musician Michal Jacaszek has been exploring a new, resolutely modern chapter in Eastern Europe's long, storied love affair with classical music. His creations are painstakingly crafted collages of electronic textures and baroque ...
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TO:94 | TOUCH

"This album is about resonance: on 'Saman', which means 'Together', Hildur melts her voice with her cello, connecting the two instruments together. The result is a highly involving and moving album, recorded, mixed and mastered in Berlin. Hildur's sylph-like vocals ...
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TO:96 | TOUCH

"Substrata: Originally released in 1997 on All Saints Records, this remastered version of Substrata contains 11 tracks with a total length of 55:20. "...by many considered to be the finest ambient album of the 1990s" [Motion/State 51], and "Three years after its ...
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TO:50 | TOUCH

12" one-sided vinyl in plain white sleeve. Limited numbered (faint pencil on back of outer sleeve) edition 100 copies. One-sided vinyl with a 22 minute groove with no sound.
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NO.646 | TOUCH

"In the winter of 2011-2012 Ankersmit was invited by the CalArts electronic music studios, Los Angeles, where the Serge analogue modular synthesizer was originally developed in the early 1970s, to record new music with their heavily customized and recently restored ...
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TO:93 | TOUCH

"A somewhat surreal audio rendition of the sounds of The City of London. BJ Nilsen (b,1975 Sweden) is a sound and recording artist. His work is based on the sound of nature and its effect on humans. He primarily uses field recordings and electronic composition as a ...
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TO:95 | TOUCH

"2003, London: the first time I visited Tate Britain, Tate Gallery, and the first time I saw and really experienced the paintings of JMW Turner (1775-1851). Overwhelmed, especially by his late and unfinished works I was stunned by the power of the stillness of his work. ...
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TO:92 | TOUCH

"These CDs include pieces made in two different ways. Traditionally (since 1968), I recorded tones played by an instrument (by an instrumentalist), arranging these single tones into mutli-layered settings, making thick textured drones, with many microtones. In the early ...
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TO:91 | TOUCH

"Local preoccupations with rising sea levels fuel Diluvial - a work that dwells on the dynamics of flood geology and global warming; creation stories and climate change. Diluvial is an evolving soundscape and environment by Bruce Gilbert and Beaconsfield ArtWorks (David ...
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TO:87 | TOUCH

"Field recordings of a volcano by Geir Jenssen, better known as Biosphere. Stromboli is an active volcano off the north coast of Sicily in the Mediterranean. The volcano has erupted many times, and is constantly active with minor eruptions, often visible from many ...
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"The Sounds of Lindisfarne and the Gospels. To celebrate the exhibition of the Lindisfarne Gospels at Durham Cathedral from July to September 2013, awardwinning wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson has researched the sonic environment of the Holy Island as it might ...
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TO:89 | TOUCH

"Cut by Jason at Transition. Artwork and photography by Jon Wozencroft. Written and recorded in Auckland, New Zealand, 20082009." (label info)
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TS14 | TOUCH

"The artwork, by Jon Wozencroft, includes an essay by Thierry Charollais, Thomas Köner's Novaya Zemlya: towards a metaphysical geography. Of course we find the unique Köneresque glowing drones that we know from his previous works. But we will also be touched by an ...
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TO:85 | TOUCH

"On Audience of One, Oren Ambarchi, presents a four-part suite which moves from throbbing minimalism to expansive song-craft to ecstatic free-rock. While his previous solo albums for Touch have exhibited a clear progression towards augmenting and embellishing his ...
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TO:83 | TOUCH

"Mike Harding of Touch fame and UK ambassador for Kingdoms of Elgaland-Vargaland, makes a rare recorded appearance with these two field recordings. Recorded in West Wittering in Balham using DPA 4060s onto a Nagra Ares P-ll digital recorder. Part of the Touch Sevens ...
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TS13 | TOUCH