Various Artists — Sonic Vigil 6

The LP provides an overview of some of the many current practicioners in the field of new music and sound art - a must have LP for your collection.

This limited edition features fourteen tracks recorded during Sonic Vigil 6 at Triskel Christchurch. There are contributions by national and international artists such as Andreas Bick (DE), Karen Power and Jeff Weeter (IRL/USA), Merzouga (DE), Robin Parmar (IRL/CAN), The Mersk Collective (IRL), Gunter Berkus (DE), Liam Slevin and Kevin Tuohy (IRL), John Godfrey (IRL), Francis Heery (IRL), Harry Moore (IRL), and Tom Lawrence (IRL) amongst others.

Sonic Vigil is a Cork-based initiative run by The Quiet Club (Danny McCarthy and Mick O'Shea). The group have presented curated experimental new music events for the past few years in venues across Cork city, including Triskel Christchurch and St. Anne's Church. This edition of Sonic Vigil was co-curated by the Gruenrekorder label. This LP is dedicated to Tom Lawrence. With thanks to Mike Harding at Touch and Roland Etzin and Lasse-Marc Riek at Gruenrekorder. Special thanks to Cork Artists Collective for their help with this project.


Track listing:

Side A:
1) Withering Zithering Spectral Wasabi
2) Kevin Tuohy & Liam Slevin Untitled, for Christchurch
3) Berkus intervention #1 to #6, from A Prophet Looking For A Wall To Write On (for Evelyn Glennie)
4) John Godfrey improvisation
5) Karen Power & Jeff Weeter Untitled
6) The Quiet Club & Katie O'Looney Speculative Narrative Part 1
7) The Mersk Collective Kamchatka

Side B:
8) Anthony Kelly & David Stalling Unitled Memory # 5
9) Andreas Bick Chronostasis (excerpt)
10) Robin Parmar Two Observations
11) Harry Moore Cosáin mhalla i Níláit
12) Francis Heery render
13) Merzouga Pathless Land
14) Tom Lawrence Seven Springs

Various Artists — Sonic Vigil 6

SKU: fp041
  • Edition of 250 copies

    Released by Farpoint Recordings, Cork Artists Collective and The Guesthouse, Cork, Ireland.


    33rpm, special blue vinyl LP, full colour gatefold sleeve printed on heavy uncoated paper stock, each copy hand numbered. Package design by Doreen Kennedy.

    Bundled with a free digital download token.

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