September 1st, 2011 | music
I’m guessing this has been around for at least a year, given that chordpunch.com state that one of their artists emerged from “the London algostep scene in late 2010.”
ChordPunch is a record label dedicated to algorithmic music:sound generated by or inspired by automated process.
Chordpunch was set up to explore the many and moving forms of algorithmic music. That might mean a computer program generating every note you hear, or new electronic music inspired by algorithms, or human beings following interesting rules with musical outcomes. We aren’t too dogmatic, and mainly release recordings as documents of algorithmic activity rather than programs. But we hope to generate a lot of excitement…