Pre-order: Amuleto - Misztériumok

"Misztériumok" the new album by italian duo Amuleto is available for pre-order

You can already listen to the track "Urlicht" with an exclusive streaming on the swiss magazine zweikommasieben

Misztériumok is the third full-length record - their first on three:four - of Italian duo Amuleto, composed of Francesco Dillon and his cousin and three:four’s artist Riccardo Wanke. Following the route of previous releases this new album emerges as the fusion of composed and improvised forms and moves between contemporary and electronic music mixing acoustic, electronic and real world sounds. The music takes shapes from a progressive disclosure of sonic material that gradually manifests its nature: at times aggressive and distorted, other times ephemeral and intimate. Cello, electronics, field recordings and a large variety acoustic timbre merge into a unique sound. More intensively than before, Amuleto in these five pieces condenses their aesthetic within intense evolutions, concrete attacks and tight musical constructions.
This work takes inspiration from a series of old photos (as negative silver bromide glass plates) found in the 'Feira da Ladra' flea market in Lisbon. They depict scenes of middle-European family life at the start of the 20th century mixing what seems an ephemeral serenity with an imminent sense of crisis and loss. (2018-03-22)

OUT TODAY: Delphine Dora - Eudaimon

We are very happy to release Delphine Dora's new album Eudaimon.
It's available on LP and digitally.
You can buy a copy on our bandcamp or directly through our distibutions partners: The Business for the USA and a-musik for Germany.

This multiplicity of voices, coupled with her refusal to position herself as a singing proxy for the poet, is key to the success of Dora’s bold and potentially alienating interpretive vision. By stepping outside of this tradition, she opens up the highly personal symbolic realms of Raine’s words to more universal readings. And it seems to be an approach Raine would have understood: in Who Are We, where each consciousness is a leaf on the tree of life, music heard a thousand summers ago travels “through me and on, like a wave/Of sound, a gleam/ Irrecapturable”.
The Wire magazine, april 2018

This is a sparse beauty. Eudaimon explores the magic and mysticism of Kathleen Raine‘s poetry in multi-tracked voice and unadorned piano. Delphine Dora‘s borrowed words melt in a melancholic sweetness, floating out on a mandolin of needled ivory. (...) A voice imbued with a magic that fireflies, flutters with forgotten faces, burns with an untutored uniqueness.
Freq, march 2018 (2018-03-15)

Preorder Delphine Dora's new abum 'Eudaimon'

Pre-order "Eudaimon", Delphine Dora's new album here:

'Eudaimon' is available on LP and digital format.

Delphine Dora - Eudaimon, new videos

Watch "Eudaimon" and "The Invisible Kingdom", the videos directed by film-maker Amy Cutler for the two first excerpts of the record:

"Eudaimon" will be released on March 16 (LP/digital)