:take: is the solo project of Jérôme Boutinot, a guitar player based in Paris. From drone to more structured melodic patterns, :take:'s music flows in arid landscapes, surreal textures and melodic rushes, somewhere between Mick Turner and Stars of The Lid. He recorded two tracks for the first three:tour 10” split series, and recently completed a 4-track EP.
:take: shared the stage with Eric Chenaux, The Drift, CJ Boyd, Sir Richard Bishop, Matt Zivich Trio, Aymeric Hainaux, Filiamotsa, David Fenech, Felicia Atkinson...
:take: + white/lichens - split series vol. 1
The first volume of the three:four records split series gathers two mesmeric drone guitar lovers, the newly arrived French project :take: coming from Paris and the Chicago based combo White/Lichens. Two different approaches of drone music: soft and melodic for :take:, loud and unbridled for the Chicagoans. (...)
:take: - joie de résistance
:take: - nom de plume
No tour dates at the moment.