Tuesday, March 27, 2018

new Elektronengehirn album out

16 years after the last complete Elektronengehirn album µc, block 4 releases the new Ø with electroacoustic pieces from 2002 till 2017. In that time Elektronengehirn became more a live project, with which I experimented with different means of expressions, exploring alternative controllers like wind-controller, data gloves and custom build ones.

Monday, March 26, 2018

codepage liveset on Mixcloud

For the Algosix anniversary codepage played a live set which was streamed from the block 4 studio on 17. March 2018. This is the studiorecording of the live coding set performed by Tina Mariane Krogh Madsen and Malte Steiner. We use Tidal Cycles as our instrument.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Notstandskomitee concert video

Notstandskomitee performed a concert on March 2nd at the Astrastube in Hamburg. The complete concert inclusive encore was recorded on video and can be seen here:

A new release on vinyl is in preparation which includes an extended version of Maschinenangst which was originally released on the second Notstandskomitee CD Strom 1997.

Monday, March 19, 2018

new Elektronengehirn album

Next week block 4 is going to release the fourth album of Elektronengehirn on Bandcamp. Many have heard Fjord already on Soundcloud which will be the opening track. The pieces on this album are made between 2004 and 2017.

A fascinating insight of Elektronengehirn working in the block 4 studio can be seen here, showing a complex drone patch for a new piece on the modular synthesizer: