Black Swan - In 8 Movements (2010)


Black Swan's debut.

This record sounds best when played in its entirety, seriously. It's just a little over 30 minutes long and it is damn good. Drone and modern classical fucks with tape hiss and analogue recording technology. Imagine something from LVNG RCRDS x Philip Glass. Or Brainfeeder x Triangle Records.

Vinyl officially drops December 14 so cop it for $15 or download it so you can have a bomb-ass listening party... or you can pretend you're in some fucked up Aronofsky/Lynch film, I don't care. For fans of William Basinski.

Makes it on my Best of 2010 list.

Disclaimer: This is not the OST for the film of the same name, someone else can post that if people really want it... This is Black Swan's debut.

EDIT: A few have expressed interest in purchasing the vinyl of this release. I hear the vinyl has 2 extra tracks, not featured on the digital release so (!!!!!!!). Purchase either directly from the artist or straight from the label. Your choice really.

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this is rad, it's got a great vitality to it. gonna have to buy the vinyl

Balas
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This sounds like it's going to be awesome. Bassinski is the man, so if descriptions are correct.. WHOOSH!

Fanks..

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this is so f'ing good. thanks for the up and the introduction. listened once, and already in my list of top albums of 2010

Balas
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Really excited about this! Thanks.

http://thanksforyourears.blogspot.com/

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Thanks for sharing this. Your support is appreciated. Please consider supporting the label and artist by purchasing a copy so we can continue presenting unique work on the formats they deserve to be on.

Thanks again.
http://label.experimedia.net

Balas
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Bought my copy the day before yesterday!

Damn those limited editions. I always fall for that trick :-)

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For a moment, i thought this was the sound track to the movie, which is just as badass as this.

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This thing seems to have been purged from the internet. Any chance of a re-up? Great blog btw, you do a mighty fine job!

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