October 25th, 2011 | brainjuice
- Consecration of the Whipstain by Indignant Senility (TYPE096) » Type | A record label
"Recorded through amplifiers and microphones to give the music a chance to ‘breathe’, the fuzzy pictures slowly come to life and offer a shocking amount of depth and variety. At times it sounds like a decaying sound strip from a 30s suspense reel, with all the crackle and flicker you’d expect to come alongside that. Maher’s sounds take us into places we might not want to go, but there’s no denying that once you’re there it’s hard to wrench yourself free."
- Strange hollows discovered on Mercury
Images taken from orbit reveal thousands of peculiar depressions at a variety of longitudes and latitudes, ranging in size from 60 feet to over a mile across and 60 to 120 feet deep. No one knows how they got there.
- The Wire: Adventures in Modern Music: Article
"A special edition presenting rare ethnographic recordings from the collection of writer, musician and Wire contributor David Toop."