Long time associate of the store Lisa Lerkenfeldt shifts to a subtly menacing-ambient tone on 'Shell Of A City'. The “40 minute arrangement pairs two channels of site-based improvisation into a time-altering minimal structure" reveals the subconscious voice of hulking urban infrastructure. - Nic
From Lisa Lerkenfeldt...
Recorded in Naarm, ’Shell Of A City’ reframes the architecture an instrument, in a concrète procession.
Durational contact recordings of a highway’s substructure reveal an unearthly resonance.
The continuous physical phenomenon is gently processed to explore the fringes of electroacoustic practice with a contemplative urgency.
The 40 minute arrangement pairs two channels of site-based improvisation into a time-altering minimal structure.
Many people wrote to me to say ‘A Liquor Of Daisies’ tape was a tool they used for rest. How precious. ‘Shell Of A City’ follows in its path.
I carve out space for listening to the discrete and lesser noticed.