[Music] Sten Erland Hermundstad – Pictures Of A Piano

Sten Erland Hermundstad is a Norwegian pianist I stumbled across while cleaning out my Soundcloud account. He plays in a truly sublime fashion and would have done well had he been signed to an appropriate label like ECM Records.

[Music] Creation VI – Myth About Flat World

Dmitry Fedoschenko pointed me to this new release on his label, Black Mara Records.  It is a slow, deep, echoing ride down a chasm into a digital cave, where the sounds envelop you much in the way the masters like Steve Roach and Robert Rich, especially in his collaborations with Lustmørd, used to do.  Black […]

[Music] SPK: From Disease to Disco

Vice Magazine is terrible for politics now.  However, whoever is editing their music articles is going sterling work.  We continue on introducing readers to SPK, courtesy of this article posted by Moe Bishop here. The song featured above, Retard, is from SPK’s album, Auto Da Fé.

[Music] Unsettling The Score: Graeme Revell, from SPK to Hollywood

Graeme Revell was the founder of Industrial music’s most brutal group, SPK.  He went from using pieces of metal and grinders to making dark movie soundtracks, and has made a great name for himself in Hollywood. Pantograph-Punch has a full article on Graeme’s career development here.