Robert Hampson was the singer / guitarist driving late eighties band Loop. When that band split in 1990, Hampson and Scott Dowson regrouped as Main, dragging the use of the guitar to ever greater levels of abstraction and increasingly incorporating the use of musique concrete methods. Chasm sees Hampson continue his experimentation with concrete / contact microphone recording, but paring away h...
Chasm sees Hampson continue his experimentation with concrete / contact microphone recording, but paring away his (un)usual layered guitar-drones and shaping his material in a more hip-hop influenced, beat-based structures. Having previously released just a single track as Chasm on a Lo compilation ('Further Mutations', 1997), Robert released further material on a split 12" (April 1999) and an 'e-rmx' 7" and provided support for Sigur Ros' on their 2000 UK tour.
12" Vinyl Now Back In Store
Posted on Thursday, 30th June
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following 12", click on the link to buy from our store but hurry as we only have a few copies!
We have just located very limited stock of the following 12", click on the link to buy from our store but hurry as we only have a few copies!
12FAT005 - Live Human / Improvisations
12FAT011 - Dylan Group - If I had been able...
12FAT015 - Heaven lamp - Sons of the sun
12FAT026 - Chasm / Bannlust - Split #5
12FAT027 - Matmos / Motion - Split #11
12FAT028 - Immense - Spontaneous Combustion
12FAT031 - Child & Read / Janskey Noise - Split #6
12FAT035 - Smith / Ludlow - rinsin' with the doctor
12FAT041 - Grain - Untitled 4
12FAT044 - Black Dice - Miles of Smiles
12FAT042 - QT? / Alejandra & Aeron - Split #13
12FAT046 - David Grubbs / Avey Tare - Split #16
12FAT048 - Ivytree / Chris Smith - Split #17