NIKKILÄ, ANTON - WHITE NIGHTS (CD)


Anton Nikkilä's first solo release after 1998's critically acclaimed "Formalist" is full of samples and ideas borrowed from two of his long-time objects of fascination: classic Muzak ("a fine metaphor for a true everyday spirituality of mass consumer society", as he likes to put it) and Soviet cult of technology (a part of the secular Soviet State ideology, which for many people had a religious function). "From the opener You Needed Me warped guitar and sawing feedback stress that defying definition is at once a new art form. There are references to v/VM, Negativland and Montovani on the cut-up, sweetly theme oriented Live in Seattle - 74
in stock | DE| 2002| N&B Research Digest | 13.90


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