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Onda, Aki / Loren Connors / Alan Licht – “Lost City” – [audioMER]

humana   9/27/2015   12-inch, A Library

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This is a multimedia release. If you remove the red sleeve and open it, you will find the photographs Aki Onda took in New York City (where he had moved during the 1990s) after the events of September 11, 2001. As a visual artist, Onda created a slide show of his photos, and asked Loren Connors and Alan Licht to perform the music to accompany the slides. Side A features the improvised guitar drones Connors and Licht use to communicate, and Side B has the solo sparseness of Connors alone. Read the liner notes that do a beautiful job of explaining the relationship between photographic and aural art. They serve as a fitting accompaniment to the haunting sounds both sides of this record contain.

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