CALL NOW! to participate in The Arc of Noise, one of the largest collaborative sound poetry choirs ever! Watch the video score here, call (323) 843-4652 or (323) TIE-IN-LA to contribute. You can listen to a track from the album, The Archanoids then leave a message that follows the score by hitting play on the video at the beep, you may also press 1 twice to skip straight to leaving a message.
You can read a write up of The Archanoids by Joshua Morrison at Fine Arts LA and a note at TRY HARDER. Shana Nys Dambrot of flavorpill says, “Mathew Timmons is a hard-core collaborator with no regard for traditional boundaries when it comes to mixing media and even entire genres. … Listen, speak, repeat as necessary.”
an album of solo and collaborative sound poetries 2005-2010
$10 + S&H
Insert Press in collaboration with 323 Projects and Pleonasm Music is pleased to present The Archanoids, an album of solo and collaborative sound poetries, 2005-2010.
The Archanoids will exist as the inaugural exhibition of 323 Projects a phone gallery visited by calling (323) 843-4652 or (323) TIE-IN-LA. The show is open all day and all night, every day of the week from September 6-October 11, 2010. Featuring all the recordings from the album, 323 Projects phone gallery will present a new track from the album every other day and invite callers to participate in a collective sound poem by leaving a message and following an online score.
Pleonasm Music, the net-label run by Christian Cummings, An independent musical community of uncategorizable avant-weird living room minstrels par excellence, will release a free downloadable selection of tracks from the album.
Insert Press is releasing the full album including a 32 page booklet of scores and written work from the album which can be purchased only through Insert Press for $10 + S&H.
Composers (in the order they appear): Robert Darry, Mathew Timmons, Hugo Ball, Gertrude Stein, Christian Bök, Kurt Schwitters, Theodor Seuss Geisel, Luigi Russolo, Claude Gauvreau, Janine Armin, Giacomo Balla & F. T. Marinetti
Performers (in the order they appear): Robert Darry, Mathew Timmons, Sandy Ding, Harold Abramowitz, js makkos, Gary Barwin, Gregory Betts, Janine Armin, Amaranth Borsuk, Amina Cain, Allison Carter, Kate Durbin, Gabriela Jauregui, Stephanie Taylor, Donato Mancini & Christine Wertheim.
Remixes by last nights of paris. Album mixed by Patrick Navarre.
Programming / Audio Engineering of The Arc of Noise collaborative sound poem by Dan Richert.