Metal Chaos Ensemble | Chrononauts

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Art Ensemble of Chicago

Album Links
album page band site bandcamp

More Artists From
United States - Mass. - Boston

Other Genres You Will Love
Avant Garde: Free Improvisation Jazz: Avant-Garde Jazz Moods: Type: Improvisational
Sell your music everywhere
There are no items in your wishlist.

Chrononauts

by Metal Chaos Ensemble

Awesome early MCE set with special guest bent circuit genius Bill T Miller on electronics. Also featuring the usual MCE chaotic rhythms on metal percussion and the crazy horns of mad man PEK!!
Genre: Avant Garde: Free Improvisation
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Continue Shopping
cd-rp in stock order now
Buy 2 or more of this title's physical copies and get 10% off
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
1. Chrononauts
58:38 $4.99
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Metal Chaos Ensemble - Chrononauts

Evil Clown 9064
Evil Clown Headquarters, Waltham MA - 27 May 2015

Electrochemical Oxidation (58:37)
PEK - Alto Sax, Clarinet, Contra-Alto Clarinet, Oboe, Contra-Bassoon, Piccolo Oboe, Game Calls, Aquasonic, Theremin, Whistles, Metal, Voice
Bill T Miller - Electronics, Metal, Voice
Yuri Zbitnov - Metal, Drums, Aquasonic, Theremin, Voice

REVIEW by Bruce Lee Gallanter. Downtown Music Gallery
METAL CHAOS ENSEMBLE [PEK/BILL T MILLER/YURI ZBITNOV] - Chrononauts (Evil Clown 9064; USA) Featuring PEK on alto sax, clarinets, oboes, bassoon, game calls, etc., Bill T Miller on electronics & metal and Yuri Zbitnov on metal, drums & theremin. This is another trio version of the Metal Chaos Ensemble which includes Bill T Miller on electronics and mainstay Yuri Zbitnov on theremin. Plus all three also play percussion and or metals.

This disc was recorded just over a month ago on May 27, 2015. The title here is "Chrononauts" which are time travelers and that seems appropriate for this unit which has that ancient to the future sort of sound plus a time machine-like image on the cover. The electronics and percussion work together here quite well and it is hard to tell them apart at times.

Beginning with spacious, mysterious sounds and building in intensity from there. Is more strained than the other discs by Metal Chaos Ensemble. If you are patient it does take us away a journey to another place. The vibe changes once PEK picks up his reed or double-reed and a ritualistic groove takes over for a bit, the vibe gets darker and quite a bit more intense.
Take a chance with a disc from Leap of Faith or the Metal Chaos Ensemble and being taken away to another time or place. - Bruce Lee Gallanter, DMG

Read more...

Reviews


to write a review