Music From Stuff That Blew Into The Garden

Divkid talks to Matt Shaw about Totemic Topologies      26/02/19

Divkid (Ben Wilson) talks to good friend Matt Shaw who's recent releases of two volumes of ambient music titled Totemic Topologies. Its quite literally music made from airborne detritus - stuff that has ended up in Matt's garden, excited, sampled and processed. With his extensive modular setup - sampled into the  OP-1 then into the Ciat Lonbarde Cocoquantus before an accompanying layer from the Plumbutter.

While this may indeed seem somewhat bonkers, its a philosophy of music creation that has been around for some time - the idea that you limit your source material or process by some other - in this case random condition.

Divkid visited Matt in his modular studio to discuss the whole thing.

Bandcamp - https://electricreference.bandcamp.com
Spotify -https://open.spotify.com/artist/477m5...
iTunes - https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/ma...

 

z

More From: MATT SHAW


 


More Videos

Sonic LAB Tour: Bowie Collective - Recreating Classic Bowie Live 

The tech behind the show


NAMM 2019: Yamaha CP Pianos First Look 

CP73 - more than just a stage piano?


Sonic LAB: Apollo X8P In Use, With Sound Appraisal 

X8P vs Prism ADA-8


NAMM 2019: Bitwig The Grid - Open Modular Environment 

Bitwig brings modular to their DAW