CD-R Auricle AMCDR 247 £7.00
1. Islands Suite 28'19"
2. Gulag Archipelago 20'13"
3. Aisle Of Dreams 9'09"
between July 1986 and January 1987 using Digital, Analogue, Modular and
Sampled Sound Sources.
Mixed and mastered at Hollow Sun Electronic Music Studio, Cardiff, December
1986 - March 1987. Very special thanks to Steve Howell of Hollow Sun.
Design and Graphics by Tim Morgan & Kevin O'Neill.
MC (K 05) © 1987
CD remaster by Alan Freeman at Tachyon Studio 10 February 2017.
Track 1 partly sourced from the "Omega 8" CDR release bonus track.
All the rest is from a copy of the original cassette, transferred to Digital
by Jack McCafferty.
The most ambitious (arguably) of Kevin's releases, in that it is just three
big works, including an extended 28 minute suite and a majestic 20 minute
opus, blending his familiar style with elements that recall some of the
earlier works of Edgar Froese and Cluster/Roedelius, and a kind of
neo-baroque approach to keyboard melodies.
Possibly the most obscure of Kevin's releases, and never reissued before,
this was a tricky one to restore, but the results sound pretty good!
Original issue: MC (K 05) - released 1987.
CD-R: 20 numbered copies - released 15/3/2017.
Bandcamp download - released 21/11/2018.
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