Tim Hecker - Anoyo

£15.99
  • Tim Hecker - Anoyo

Tim Hecker - Anoyo

£15.99

FormatCD & LP
Released10th May 2019
Catalogue KRANK220
Barcode 796441822027
           

Anoyo ('the world over there') draws from the same sessions with members of Tokyo Gakuso which led to the 2018 work Konoyo, but rendered starker, more solemn, and stripped back, with more of a naturalist tint. Hecker’s processing here moves in veiled ways, soft refractions and whispered shrouds, woven within improvisational sessions of traditional gagaku interplay, evoking a sense of vaulted space, temples at dawn, shredded silk fluttering in the rafters. This is boldly barren music, skeletal and sculptural, shaped from wood, wind, strings, and mist. Modern yet ancient, delicate and desolate, Anoyo inverts its predecessor to compellingly conjure a parallel world of illusion, solitude, and eternal return.

1. That world
2. Is but a simulated blur
3. Step away from Konoyo
4. Into the void
5. Not alone
6. You never were

 

Artist Tim Hecker
LabelKranky