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23 août 2014

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14 août 2014

Aujourd’hui dans electro:thèque, écoutez l’intégrale de l’album Rendu visible par Darren Copeland.

11 août 2014
Par Dolf Mulder in Vital #944 (Pays-Bas), 11 août 2014


«… it is an unusual work and for that reason an interesting one.»

Et/Ou is a collaboration of Martin Tétreault and Michael Langevin. They started in 2007 and released a first album in 2013: En orbite and so En chute libre is their second statement. Tétreault needs no introduction here. He is a longtime avant garde composer and player with the turntable as his main instrument. Langevin has a history as a drummer in the heavy metal band Voivoid. Also he was and still is engaged in numerous experimental outfits and projects. In most pieces ont his album Langevin drums with a pulse or beat. The patterns sound rather simple and not very demanding. Repetition is an important characteristic like in Duo02. They are completed by noisy textures produced by Tétreault. Their music surely arises from dialogical interplay between the two. The ingredients both players supply, do not lead in each piece to something that arises above the combination of both ingredients. The sound constellations by Tétreault offer far more depth and complexity and make a contrast with the rather straight drumming. So let us say, it is an unusual work and for that reason an interesting one. Maybe I miss the point here, but their improvisations didn’t inspire me.

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8 août 2014

Le disque Topographies de Martin Bédard se place en 12e position du «Top 30» de la semaine du 22 juillet 2014 de la radio CJSR d’Edmonton (Canada).

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