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TIETCHENS, ASMUS

 
""In English, Abraum Zwo means Rubble Two. Twelve years ago I made field recordings in the Hamburg harbour. The most exciting recording was actually sensational: rubble being transported from a distant building site in a very long steel pipe (diameter approximately 80 ...
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feat. his very first album 'Nachtstücke' from 1980 (incl. 4 bonus tracks) + a 2nd CD with archive material recorded with his long time friend Okko Bekker between 1965-1969. These are the first works in Tietchens long career as a sound artist and were never released ...
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DS55 | DIE STADT

"11th part in the ongoing re-release series of all early Tietchens albums between 1980-1991. AUS FREUDE AM ELEND is based on the human voice as a primary sound source and was originally released in edition of 500 copies on Dom America in 1988. The CD includes two ...
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DS105 | DIE STADT

"Asmus Tietchens, one of the most prolific German composers in the Electronic / Musique Concrete direction since late 70`s. BLEICHE BRUNNEN is his 3rd album on STILLE ANDACHT, the sublabel of DARK VINYL." (label info)
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STILLE5 | STILLE ANDACHT

"Asmus Tietchens is one of the most renowned German artists in the abstract music scene. He began by recording a handful of Residents-influenced synthesizer albums, launching into a peerless mix of stuttering beats and off-kilter harmonies which earned his music the ...
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BB156LP | BUREAU B

""Eine Menge Papier" assembles 20 minutes of sounds derived from using paper as the sound souce. Two tracks originally came out as a limited 7" record on the austrian Syntactic label in the 1990ies and appear here for the first time on CD. The other two tracks were ...
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AATP27 | AUF ABWEGEN

""Humoresken und Vekotren" takes up a work that was started upon the invitation of Francisco Lopez for the spanish Störung label. The task was to deliver thirteen 2-minute original compositions for a compilation release. "Humoresken und Vektoren" recycles these ...
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AATP45 | AUF ABWEGEN

Fourth part in the rerelease series of all early vinyl albums by Asmus Tietchens on CD. This is the third of the SKY albums from 1982 incl. three bonus tracks of unreleased material not included on the original LP. Comes with a poster booklet feat. the original cover ...
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DS72 | DIE STADT

"from 1983 marks the end of his Sky 'phase' and was the last to feature his very own version of 'Synthesizer Pop Music' for some time (he'd only return to this music with the release of his Hematic Sunsets albums in the late 1990's). The CD also feat. the rare ...
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DS80 | DIE STADT

"This is the second, revised and expanded edition of our book about the music of german electronics composer ASMUS TIETCHENS. the book has been carefully edited by kai u. juergens. the language of the text is GERMAN with a few exceptions (the discography and some essays ...
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AATP07 | AUF ABWEGEN

"This is NOT the reissue on Die Stadt but the first orignal CD-pressing that came out as a reissue of the EG LP in 1991. Very nice almost classic style piano deconstrcutions. Including bonus tracks." (label info)
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BAR007 | BAROONI

"Asmus Tietchens is a sound artist and composer from Hamburg, Germany. He got interested in Musique Concrete by listening to a German radio programme when he was 10 years old. In 1965, at the age of 18, Asmus started experimenting with tape loops and turned them into ...
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GG344 | KLANGGALERIE

"Seuchengebiete 4, the continuation of Asmus Tietchens' almost legendary series of treated water sounds, consists of six Hydrophonies. The sonic palette ranges from deep gurgling bass pulses to fragile movements of showering bright particles. The overall mood is ernest, ...
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AATP83 | AUF ABWEGEN

"Soirée is the result of extended recycling. Beginning from the investigation of: what will happen if I recycle (not remix) some of my older compositions and then recycle the recyclings and then recycle the recycled recyclings? ad infinitum? Quite quickly the initial ...
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LINE_051 | LINE

"Two pieces - unfocussed in every aspect - featuring blurring conmtours, spooled out harmonies and barely recogniozable melodies frame an extreme minimal, almost static pice ion teh centre. A piece of harsh, shrp-edges transparency. If this were not the music of a ...
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AATP57 | AUF ABWEGEN

"Part Three in the ongoing rerelease series of all early vinyl albums from 1980 - 1991, this is Tietchens second album for SKY Records recorded in 1981 documenting his search for his own style of'pop music'. Edition of 1000 copies in jewel case with poster booklet feat. ...
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DS68 | DIE STADT

"Asmus Tietchens' second album on Sky Records not only continued in the style of its predecessor "Biotop", it managed to refine it a little more precisely. "Spät-Europa" also conveys a banefully distorted pseudo pop soundscape of disjointed rhythms and oblique ...
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BB142LP | BUREAU B

"Part 14th in the ongoing re-release series of all early Asmus Tietchens Vinyl albums between 1980-1991. 'Stupor Mundi' (Discos Esplendor Geometrico EGD 018) was originally released in 1990. This re-release comes with another poster booklet and feat. 4 Bonus tracks of ...
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DS114/AATP41 | DIE STADT / AUF ABWEGEN