The Capsule Garden Vol 1.16: April 29, 2022

Busy, wild week here with Jon Mueller in town (go see him perform Afterlife Cartoons if you have the opportunity over the coming weeks. It’s absolutely transcendent), but there’s always time to talk about some fantastic new music. Dig in. Natalia Beylis tinch (Self-Released) Count me in for anything Natalia Beylis is doing. tinch is a beautiful, spacious piano improvisation inspired by and dedicated to a little white cat of the … Continue reading The Capsule Garden Vol 1.16: April 29, 2022

Foxy Digitalis Mix #43: Scoromide

When I reviewed the excellent Central Isteric PASS/PORT album (on czaszka (rec.)) earlier this year, I mentioned that I didn’t have much of a grasp on Romanian experimental music. After publishing the review, Gili Mocanu (the brains behind Central Isteric) and I struck up a conversation on Twitter about what’s going on in his home country. He gave a few pointers and I started digging. Then, a … Continue reading Foxy Digitalis Mix #43: Scoromide

Central Isteric “PASS/PORT”

I’ve been digging all the weirdness czaszka (rec.) has been offering up this year, but Central Isteric’s PASS/PORT is my favorite so far. I know little about the project beyond its Romanian origins. Central Isteric is a side project of Gili Mocanu aka Somnoroase Păsărele and my knowledge of his work under that name (this recent album is fantastic) doesn’t go much deeper. None of … Continue reading Central Isteric “PASS/PORT”