060 Various Artists 'Prototypes'
Cat no: homen060 Artist: Various Album: Prototypes Release Date: 21/03/14 Format: Single card CDR w/ vintage slide
Prototypes is a collection of uniquely mixed and edited original tracks and outtakes from future collaborative Home Normal releases. Mixed and edited by Aki Sallas, Sif Sandersen, and Ian Hawgood, the work includes unique tracks by Christopher Hipgrave, Sif Sandersen, Ahti Ijäs, Aki Sallas, Miki Laa, Tsone, Uthai Montri, Ian Hawgood, and Maarit Maaja.
'Prototypes' is a unique glimpse at some long-term projects we have been working on with an eye very much on the collaborative future of the label, working with some exciting new and emerging artists. The 'prototypes' on display are a demo glimpses into a ten year project we have undertaken before Home Normal was even set-up. The series will culminate in a ten disc release in 2015, encompassing over ten years of collaboration through posted reels from a variety of artists who all share a love for tape. The reels will have made their way around the world over this period, from Japan to Argentina, Finland to Mexico, Iceland to China, in a truly nomadic way.
Mix by Aki Sallas, Sif Sandersen, Ian Hawgood.
All music by Christopher Hipgrave, Sif Sandersen, Ahti Ijäs, Aki Sallas, Miki Laa, Tsone, Uthai Montri, Ian Hawgood, Maarit Maaja.
Photography by Hitoshi Ishihara (http:/attic.cc)
Design by togoshi + mondül.
01 Christopher Hipgrave - The quality of not being explicable (re-reeled version by Sif Sandersen + Ian Hawgood) 02 Sif Sandersen - Western Coasts 03 Ahti Ijäs - Fashion & Consequence II (Sif Sandersen Reels) 04 Tsone - Wind Tunnels 05 Aki Sallas - Tapes Turn II (Pre-type Mix by Ian Hawgood) 06 Miki Laa - Glass Sessions IV 07 Tsone - Halfway Through Suburbia 08 Aki Sallas - Turn Tapes IV (Pre-type Mix by Sif Sandersen) 09 Christopher Hipgrave - Suggesting the embrace of chaos (Aki Sallas Mix) 10 Aki Sallas, Sif Sandersen, Ian Hawgood - Coil Tapes (Pre-type Mix) 11 Uthai Montri - Islands (New Reels Mix by Maarit Maaja) 12 Maarit Maaja - So Mortal Yet So Far (Aki Sallas Mix) 13 Sif Sandersen & Ian Hawgood - Far Shallow (Aki Sallas Reels)
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