been really feeling the Hauntology excavations around here and would like to collate a "canon" (I think??? the nature of the subject suggests vagueness);
Young marble giants
Conet project-short wave numbers station thing on Irdial http://www.irdial.com/conet.htm
Aki onda- cassette memories http://www.japanimprov.com/aonda/art...ianpenman.html
And in the visual arts George Shaw http://www.wilkinsongallery.com/past...aw/images.html
Last edited by labrat; 19-01-2006 at 10:07 AM.
For Hauntology-Gone-Pop (in an Avalanches stylee) check New Buffalo's first EP "About Last Night" - not so much the album though.
the hafler trio
zeena parkins & ikue mori
Last edited by minikomi; 17-01-2006 at 10:53 AM.
Check Dymaxion too...
Eno's on land & obscure series (most obviously Jesus Blood/sinking of the titanic)
oh and shortwave radio generally....
i'd add the v/vm caretaker project
andrew peckler - strings and feedback
thomas koner stiuff
palace brothers earlier bits
also the first coco rosie album i reckon
Last edited by mms; 17-01-2006 at 05:29 PM.
that's a great record. and he did another one, where it was all samples of van halen made to sound all beautiful and dreamy, didn't he? which seems to fit v nicely with the whole 'hauntology thing'...
Originally Posted by droid
oh, and the hauntology cannon NEEDS fennesz's stuff, esp. 'paint it black'.
yes, that EP was called "My Love Is Rotten To The Core"...good call!
Originally Posted by simon silverdollar
Endless Summer, also by Fennesz, seems to really nail this budding genre...instant nostalgia for summers past, unrequited loves, that you may have experienced but probably just invented...
Fennesz goes without saying alright.
Is 'Chi-Vox' another contender? Seefeel with all the sweetness sucked out of them... their last and most ambient LP.
On an informative front - it's spelt canon.
I would like to propose Cassetteboy for the previously unknown comedy wing of memoradelia.
And less known: Inushini, kinda the Req of breakcore.
Plastikman - Consumed
Luomo - Vocalcity
both of the above hear the city as reverberations, spectral whispers
Al Bowlly - already haunting and haunted, now - courtesy Kubrick and Potter - the geist/ ghost of Thirties England
Roxy - first two LPs (esp Bob Medley - which always puts me in mind of The Shining; Sea Breezes (like a BBC MR James adaptation as three minute love song); Beauty Queen (arctic-cold reverb hymn to glamour's ghost), For Your Pleasure (country house as Poe/Marienbad/Overlook hedonic haunt))
Tricky - see esp Penman's masterly Tricknology piece for why (and also for why any dub worth its salt fits the bill)
The long-forgotten Holger Hiller
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