West Coast electronics performed by sonic shaman from the Dead City. Recorded live January 18th, 2018 at the Luggage Store gallery, San Francisco, California USA.
released February 18, 2018
Mark Pino - Waterphone, Percussion, Flutes, Electronics
Jack Hertz - Electronics, Apps, Looping
Mark Pino began playing drums at the age of 13. He has performed in the SF Bay Area and other parts of the country since the early 1990’s. Mark has shared stages and playing situations with many talented individuals, and is grateful to all of them, most of all those who have shared their insights with him. He considers himself a band player, first and foremost. He also plays percussion with Cloud Shepherd, The Ruminations, and other experimental/improv groups. More on his work is available at markpinoondrums.blogspot.com
Inspired by the mystery of life. Jack Hertz manipulates sound to create intangible techno-organic impressions between music and noise. He has been composing and recording experimental music for more than 30 years. Generally, he is searching for a sonic middle ground between the real and the artificial. Utilizing machines, found objects, field recordings and effects processing. He designs sounds, spaces and atmospheres for listeners explore. More on his work is available at JackHertz.com
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