CONTEXT - LINES TO FOLLOW COLOUR CHANGES IN LEAVES (CDR by
Context is a trio of Baker (also known as Dead Wood), Allan Upton (from
Textured Bird Transmission) and Adrian Newton (from Nemeton, Zaum and
There is no credit as to the instruments used,
but judging from the music, I suspect that this is a laptop trio.
are not three individuals working solo and mailing results to
eachother, but operate as a real band who play concerts.
ten pieces on this release were recorded during five concerts,
throughout 2007. They play some really great small tunes of laptop
There is a bit of drone, the rhythmic particles,
cracks and the cuts. Music that would/could have been released by
Ritornell a decade ago.
Stillupsteypa during that period is
reference that springs to mind. Like Aarde its not really anything new,
but the cuts from various improvised concerts is a rather nice one.
a whole concert may have some hit and miss, but cut short they seem to
have a keen ear on picking all the right moments."
Frans de Waard
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