TAGS 'TAYLOR DEUPREE'

  • TAYLOR DEUPREE: MUSIQUE MACHINE (2008)

    INTERVIEWS

    "10 years ago I would have never dreamed of touching a guitar, now it’s the basis of my live performance. I don't feel constricted anymore and greatly enjoy exploring all sorts of sonic avenues."
  • TAYLOR DEUPREE: MONOTYPE (2009)

    INTERVIEWS

    "Monotype Records newsletter article..."
  • TAYLOR DEUPREE "LULLABY MIX" FOR FLUID RADIO (UK)

    NEWS

    "A truly gorgeous exclusive from 12k front man Taylor Deupree… Two of the tracks on this mix are yet-unreleased 12k material… "The Minamo track is a bit of a “world premiere” of the collaboration I did with shuttle358. This bit might be of interest because it’s not 100% finished.. so,…"
  • TAYLOR DEUPREE

    ARTISTS

    "Technology and imperfection. The raw and the processed. Curator and curated. Solo explorer and gregarious collaborator. The life and work of Taylor Deupree are less a study in contradictions than a portrait of the multidisciplinary artist in a still-young century. Deupree is an accomplished sound artist whose recordings, rich with…"
  • THESECRETNUMBERTWELVE

    RELEASES

    "The unintended debut release on 12k. Composed as a sleep enhancer. Composed by Taylor Deupree in 1996, intended for Silent Records, who never upheld their end of the contract. As a result, 12k was born. Thank you, Silent."
  • ARC VS. TINY OBJECTS IN SPACE

    RELEASES

    "An ultrasynthetic showdown featuring the subtle electronic trickery of Arc (Savvas Ysatis and Taylor Deupree) and the stark, experimental techno of Tiny Objects In Space (Taylor Deupree). 5 tracks from each project."
  • ALPHABET FLASHER

    RELEASES

    "A collaboration between Taylor Deupree and Dietrich Schoenemann (also both members of the 90's techno trio Prototype 909). Drum Komputer blends robotic electro, chill-out, and bleep in an infectious blend of sounds for the mind. Perfect for late summer night listening. Robot music for the soul."
  • COMMA,

    RELEASES

    "Taylor Deupree's main tool in creating Comma, was the use of repetition in a very conscious and controlled manner. The exploration of patterns that are always changing, in a very subtle way, over time, layered in nonstandard time signatures over minimal, 4/4 beats. This creates a very hypnotic and meditative…"
  • TAYLOR DEUPREE 2009 TOP 10 ON BOOMKAT

    NEWS

    "http://www.boomkat.com/charts.cfm?id=560&gID=10 -----"
  • KANE IKIN (SOLO ANDATA) MIX FOR FLUID RADIO

    NEWS

    "Kane Ikin (one half of Solo Andata) really has put some graft in for the upcoming mix this Saturday at 7pm containing unreleased material and a killer track list…"
  • .AIFF

    RELEASES

    "A collection of .aiff audio from digital sound designers around the globe.the structuring code for the future of synthetic environments. .aiff is a brief look into the near future of 12k showcasing new artists and samplings of upcoming full-length releases. This compilation is also an important landmark in 12k's evolution:…"
  • SPEC.

    RELEASES

    "Taylor Deupree (making his first full-length cd appearance since 1998's tower of winds (with Savvas Ysatis)) and Richard Chartier (with releases on 12k, Meme, Microwave, and Intransitive) collaborate for the first time in creating the highly intricate and unique Spec. With infinitesimal drops of synthetic sound woven in minimal, cell-like…"
  • (UNTITLED)

    RELEASES

    "Continuing where .aiff (12k1004) left off, the latest release from 12k highlights those artists and sounds that will carry 12k into a new year of microscopic sound experimentation. From Richard Chartier's lowercase sounds to the glitchy groove minimalism of Surge's Casio VL Tone, this untitled collection represents the refining of…"
  • ACTIVE/FREEZE

    RELEASES

    "The long-anticipated SF NYC collaboration between Tetsu Inoue and Taylor Deupree is complete. A 14 track CD; Active/freeze combines Inoue's painstakingly detailed DSP abuse with Deupree's keen ear for repetition and rhythmic loops into a fragment-based composition that is simultaneously jarring, random, intricate and melodic. Tetsu Inoue: Alternately based out…"
  • BETWEEN TWO POINTS

    RELEASES

    "Between Two Points is the first release between 12k and LINE showcasing the audio aesthetics of each label on two separate discs. All of the tracks on Between Two Points are previously unreleased and represent the current and future rosters of the labels, encompassing an international selection of accomplished artists…"
  • OCCUR

    RELEASES

    "Taking cues and production practices culled from his collaboration with Tetsu Inoue on the CD Active/Freeze (12k1009) and his recent compilation appearances on Ritornell and Intransitive Recordings, among others, Occur is a work of non-repetition and subdued melodic passages composed almost entirely by granular synthesis algorithms. Initially inspired by the…"
  • AFTER

    RELEASES

    "After is the product of the meeting of Kim Cascone, Richard Chartier, and Taylor Deupree at Montreal's Micro_Mutek 2 on April 6th, 2001. Scheduled to perform solo sets they decided to do an unexpected improvisational live laptop set at the end of the evening which ended up being one of…"
  • STIL.

    RELEASES

    "Stil. is the much anticipated follow-up to Taylor Deupree's critically acclaimed 2001 cd Occur (12k1013). Where Occur found itself exploring the non-repeating patterns of nature, inspired by the sounds of life outside of Deupree's Brooklyn studio, Stil. was initially inspired by the work of photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto, whose Seascapes images…"
  • TWO POINT TWO

    RELEASES

    "Over the course of 7 and 4 years, respectively, 12k and LINE have been at the forefront of minimalist digital music. They have established themselves not only as a home for some of the most important contemporary electronic sound artists but also as labels who are not afraid to introduce…"
  • POST_PIANO 2

    RELEASES

    "Taylor Deupree & Kenneth Kirschner’s Post_Piano 2 continues the two New York composers’ collaborative investigation into the intersections of digital minimalism and experimental piano composition. Working with his childhood acoustic piano and the accidental sounds of an imperfect recording environment, Kirschner first composed a simple, austere “piano sketch” to serve…"