Video Premiere: Yang Chen “silt” (Sara Constant)

Yang Chen’s debut album, longing for_, is a prismatic sonic refraction. The Toronto percussionist worked with a broad swath of North American composers, fusing diverse, sometimes disparate, ideas into a wide-ranging, cohesive picture. Chen’s adventurous vision and artistic identity are the points of light. This collaborative process with each composer casts a wide net but remains interconnected and difficult to separate. In that sense, longing for_ is a marvel. … Continue reading Video Premiere: Yang Chen “silt” (Sara Constant)

The Opening of a Journey With An Laurence

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon. An Laurence’s debut, Almost Touching, is a journey. The Montréal-based guitarist and composer brings together a number of composers to create countless new, expressive worlds in spaces that seem just out of reach. Almost Touching shows a graceful vulnerability that transforms these compositions into a powerful suite of emotive manifestations.  The further I … Continue reading The Opening of a Journey With An Laurence