POPMUZIEK by MUZIEKKAMER

SKU103573
ArtistMUZIEKKAMER
TitlePOPMUZIEK
LabelCONTORT YOURSELF
Catalog #CYRE 01
Genre
ReleaseW 25 - 2018
FormatVinyl - EULP
€ 22,99incl. VAT, excl. shipping

Tracks

  1. Radio Times
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/1_radio_times.mp3
  2. ABC
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/2_abc.mp3
  3. Pronunciation
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/3_pronunciation.mp3
  4. Toad Traffic
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/4_toad_traffic.mp3
  5. Being Home Tonight
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/5_being_home_tonight.mp3
  6. Around The Clock
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/6_around_the_clock.mp3
  7. Clodhopping Mugfakers
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/7_clodhopping_mugfakers.mp3
  8. The Sun Was The Stronger
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/8_the_sun_was_the_stronger.mp3
  9. Walkman
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/9_walkman.mp3
  10. Black Box
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/10_black_box.mp3
  11. IQ
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/11_iq.mp3
  12. Paradies
    https://objectstore.true.nl/rushhourrecords:files/tracks/p/103573_popmuziek/12_paradies.mp3

Description

Left of centre experiments from the Dutch underground of yesteryear. Muziekkamer was the name of the home recording studio that gave birth to the twelve tracks on 'Popmuziek', an intriguing document of sketch arrangements and primitive, fairytale sampling wave cuts.This is music which excels due to its inherent naivety; the limitless ambition of 'Black Box' almost sounding like a precursor to the 90s ambient techno of Likemind or Stasis. On 'Being Home Tonight' we can hear an early form of what the likes of Tolouse Low Trax have been bringing to the forefront of contemporary club culture whilst the erratic art-rock of 'Walkman' mirrors what Leven Signs & co were doing over the pond. In trying to create something which represented 'intrusiveness' as a contrast to an earlier ambient tape the trio incidentally blurred the lines between various musical fashions to come. An amazing snapshot of time and place!

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