20100131

1993-95

manolian speck
the wraith track
recorded march 1993
voices, emaxII sampler, effects
recorded for d.14 :: manolian speck :: the white visitation c90 (unfinished and unreleased)

angelicate
excerpt from dawn cross
recorded 23.I.1993
voices, bells, emaxII sampler, effects
unreleased

excerpt from carnifex II
sources recorded 1993-94
mixed summer 1995
tapes, voices, percussion, effects
released: d.15 :: occultismus und liebe c60 (1995)

20100130

column :: 1991-92

Wind-fetish
Recorded at Studio D, 24.VIII.1991
Shortwave, effects
released: 
Dystonia EK AVO-010 :: Column :: Flesh Cluster :: C60 (1992)


20100129

angelicate :: 1991

Beasts of the field
recorded at Studio D, 24.VIII.1991
Voices, effects
The backing track, for this, slowed down to half-speed and reprocessed, was released on Dystonia EK AVO-008 :: Angelicate :: Compendium II as 'the scourging room'.

20100127

angelicate :: 1987-88

voice of fire, voice of bone
recorded at studio d, I.1987.
tape loop, treatments.
released: dystonia ek avo-005 :: angelicate :: compendium c60 (1990)

excerpt from a plunge toward dawn
recorded at studio d, sometime in the first half of 1987
tone generator, tapes, shortwave, voice, tape delay, not that you can make much out.
released: dystonia ek d.0 :: pre/history c60 (1997)

nar mattaru
baptism engine

recorded at studio d, IV.1988
spring reverb feedback, tone generator, shortwave, metal, voice, tape delays
baptism engine released: dystonia ek avo-002 :: various :: ascesis c60 (1990)
dystonia ek avo-008 :: angelicate :: compendium II c60 (1991)
nar mattaru released: dystonia ek avo-001 :: angelicate :: star 418 c60 (1989)
dystonia ek avo-001a :: angelicate :: star 418 revised c100 (1991)
these tracks share some elements.

tao/auto-flail
recorded at studio d, V.1988
tapes, loops, turntables, tone generator, shortwave, metal, tape delays, spring reverb
released: obituary music obit005 :: various :: searching my body for the mark of the beast c46 (1988)
dystonia ek avo-001 :: angelicate :: star 418 c60 (1989)
dystonia ek avo-001a :: angelicate :: star 418 revised c100 (1991)
and, slightly revised on dystonia ek avo-008 :: angelicate :: compendium II c60 (1991)



20100109

angelicate :: before creation / plague wind :: 1986

Before creation
studio d, december 1986
voice, tape delay, feedback


Plague wind

studio d, december 1986
voice, tape delay, spring reverb, metal, feedback

Dystonia EK archives, 1986-2009

This blog presents an ongoing selection of individual tracks from the back catalogue of Dystonia EK (launched 1989, closed 2009), as well as related material both pre-dating the label and existing alongside it over the years.

First post coming soon.

JH