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discography . concurrent transgressions and turntable deconstructions . recordings of failed communication and decomposed transmissions . archival reconstructionism

 

 

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<< all similarities and technical difficulties end here

 

[019] nothing more than empty smoke (joy & grief mix) [06:56]

 

[info] the sly & unseen remixes . js adams : loops + processing . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : electronics . renée shaw : live video mix . source materials : katie english + jonathan lees . mark beazley _ mastering _ london england . hibernate, 2015

[thanks] the sly & unseen

 

[District of Noise Vol 5]

<< my god, it's full of stairs

 

[013] instabilities nodding (eel lid ted) [10:27]

 

[info] blk tag remixes + reconstructions . js adams : loops + processing + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : electronics . renée shaw : live video mix . source materials : blk tag + chris videll + jason mullinax . mark beazley _ mastering _ london england . trace recordings, 2014

[thanks] blk tag . j. surak . chester hawkins . beau finley . the beautiful room is empty . anduin . bronze eye . guillermo pizarro . john 3:16 . one chord ponies . animals with machinery . arthur loves plastic . timmy sells his soul . we blame justin . raf and o . k'an () . tag cloud . daniel barbiero & gary rouzer . fabrizio modonese palumbo . gagarin . rothko . しろまる . pas musique . un[KNWN] . jason mullimax . the sly & unseen . building castles out of matchsticks

 

[District of Noise Vol 5]

<< the final mapping of new constellations

 

[001] pang pang [01:14]

[002] km184 [05:54]

[003] lapfult [04:00]

[004] realif [03:04]

[005] sandraint [03:14]

[006] grand order of the eastern star [10:55]

[007] stars fell on alabama [03:25]

[008] e ho c [01:05]

[009] eastern blind [05:22]

[010] fogage [05:28]

[011] whitread [05:02]

[012] loplop [01:00]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + guitar + effects . renée shaw : live video mix . last harbour : source materials . mark beazley _ mastering _ london england . little crackd rabbit, 2013

[thanks] david armes . kevin craig

 

[District of Noise Vol 5]

<< fuzzy lights : rule of twelfths (remixes)

 

[001] hallsands : blk w/bear removal of shingle mix [02:24]

[004] hallsands : blk w/bear the blackness of that fateful night 26 january 1917 remix [02:09]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + guitar + effects . renée shaw : live video mix . fuzzy lights : source materials . mark beazley _ mastering _ london england . little red rabbit, 2013

[thanks] david armes . xavier watkins

 

[District of Noise Vol 5]

<< total fears : bronze eye reinterpreted

 

[009] passport to phantodz : swarm + skuzzy murmuration [07:11]

[012] cough syrup 1 : sulfanylpropanoic mix – driving whilst drowsy [09:06]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + guitar + effects . renée shaw : live video mix . bronze eye : source materials . mark beazley _ mastering _ london england . ōnyūdō, 2013

[thanks] mark bishop . martin otis

 

[District of Noise Vol 5]

<< e:mit

 

[000] welcome [00:52]

[001] adams : my balcony is weighed down with satellite dishes [01:31]

[002] arkin : how much is too much + how will we know? [00:45]

[003] block : a faded card made from a material that could not be identified [00:25]

[004] brooks : the fog is part of the dance [05:40]

[005] dana : promenade 005 [00:48]

[006] davis : my heart is strong + hurt [07:27 ]

[007] drymon : his growth + damage [06:48]

[008] dwight : daulität [15:08]

[009] gibson-hunter : the fairness of my community [07:28]

[010] goslee : promenade 010 [00:12]

[011] herman : promenade 011 [00:28]

[012] hoover : promenade  012 [00:40]

[013] iocovone : duetto [14:05]

[014] jantzen : promenade 014 [00:14 ]

[015] morisette : consuming [00:56]

[016] platt + beane : winnowing [00:26]

[017] trevarrow : dinosaur or mattress? [00:54]

[018] weiss : overwhelmed by guilt + feelings of incompetence [00:45]

[000] installation : martin luther [00:46]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + electronics + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + guitar + effects . renée shaw : live video mix . self-released download, 2012

[thanks] ellyn r. weiss + sondra n. arkin . district of columbia arts center

 

[District of Noise Vol 5]

<< district of noise vol. 5 : compilation

 

[003] stars fell on alabama : last harbour remix / reconstruction [03:25]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + guitar + effects . renée shaw : live video mix . last harbour : source materials . mark beazley _ mastering _ london england . district of noise, 2012

[thanks] david armes . sonic circuits . jeff surak

 

[Last Harbour]

<< escape was all I ever meant

 

[003] the stars look down : blk w/bear remix / reconstruction [04:43]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + guitar + effects . renée shaw : live video mix . last harbour : source materials . mark beazley _ mastering _ london england . little red rabbit, 2012

[thanks] david armes

 

[Sorry]

<< sorry about your (remixes)

 

[001] casey jnr [02:05]

[002] sumimasen / ... ..- -- .. -- .- ... . -. [03:15]

[003] blk apples [06:25]

[004] blue apples [03:56]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + effects . renée shaw : live video mix . serene arena : vocals . richard morel _ pink noise studio _ takoma park maryland : engineer . mark beazley _ mastering _ london england . front & follow, 2011

[thanks] justin watson . damian o'hara . robin van valkenburgh

 

[Split]

<< district of noise vol. 3 : compilation

 

[006] watch me pull a rabbit outta your name [03:25]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + effects . renée shaw : live video mix . richard morel _ pink noise studio _ takoma park maryland : engineer . mark beazley _ mastering _ london england . district of noise, 2010

[thanks] jeff surak . sonic circuits

 

[Split]

<< district of noise vol. 3 : 100 locked groove record : compilation

 

[001] charcoal europa [00:01]

[002] ldwr 00 null [00:01]

[003] slump [00:01]

[004] watch me pull a rabbit outta yr mouth [00:01]

[005] watch me pull a rabbit outta yr name [00:01]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + effects . renée shaw : live video mix . district of noise, 2010

[thanks] jeff surak . sonic circuits

 

[Split]

<< ten outtakes + demos

 

[006] problem one [04:13]

[007] valve languire - vasoline mix [05:29]

[008] reade lactid [05:26]

[009] salt water coughing [04:51]

 

[info] split cd-r w/ amptext + bass : js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + effects . renée shaw : live video mix . richard morel _ pink noise studio _ takoma park maryland : engineer . mark beazley _ mastering _ london england . cohort records, 2011

[thanks] daniel barbiero . gary rouzer . john gore

 

[TEN]

<< ten : trace recordings compilation

 

[006] valve languere [05:36]

[007] broken ridge [04:04]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + effects . renée shaw : live video mix . richard morel _ pink noise studio _ takoma park maryland : engineer . mark beazley _ mastering _ london england . trace recordings, 2009

[thanks] edison woods . martina bertoni . sarah june . roshi feat. pars radio . stephen spera . the resistance . building castles out of matchsticks . mark beazley . david hurn . the sleeping years

 

[public record]

<< what is the sound of the war on the poor?

 

[001] brokerage [01:00]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl + source materials . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + effects . richard morel _ pink noise studio _ takoma park maryland : engineer . ultra-red _ public record, 2009

[thanks] dont rhine

 

[access]

<< access _ benefit compilation

 

[001] long division _ 03 d_u5_r2 [04:15]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + effects . justin watson _ long division with remainders : source materials . richard morel _ pink noise studio _ takoma park maryland : engineer . soft pieces, 2009

[thanks] zach mason

 

[district of noise]

<< district of noise vol. 1 : compilation

 

[001] long division _ 03 d_u4_r4 [03:20]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + effects . justin watson _ long division with remainders : source materials . richard morel _ pink noise studio _ takoma park maryland : engineer . sonic circuits festival compilation, 2008

[thanks] jeff surak . chester hawkins

 

[the grand erector]

<< the grand erector

 

[info] remix . reconstruction project from andy wilson of sunseastar and list manager . web master for the faust pages . culled from samples provided by list members and invited guests . contributors include js adams . blk w/ bear . pure pop for now people records, 2008

 

 

 

 

[ldwr_version 03]

[ldwr_version 03]

<< 14 versions of the same extended play : box set + remainders download bonus

 

[001] long division _ 01 l_u5_r2 [04:13]

[002] long division _ 03 d_u4_r4 [03:20]

[003] long division _ 04 w_u4_r1 [11:16]

[004] long division _ 05 r_u12_r2 [08:22]

 

[004] long division _ 01 l_u5_r2 _ monostatic discharge mix [21:10] [download only]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + effects . justin watson _ long division with remainders : source materials . richard morel _ pink noise studio _ takoma park maryland : engineer . long division with remainders, 2008

[thanks] ra langlotz . justin + helen watson . wilcox-gay recordio discs

 

 

 

[ldwr_version 03]

<< 14 versions of the same extended play : version 3

 

[001] long division _ 01 l_u5_r2 [04:13]

[002] long division _ 03 d_u4_r4 [03:20]

[003] long division _ 04 w_u4_r1 [11:16]

[004] long division _ 05 r_u12_r2 [08:22]

 

[info] js adams : loops + prepared vinyl . doug poplin : cello + effects . pd sexton : bass + effects . justin watson _ long division with remainders : source materials . richard morel _ pink noise studio _ takoma park maryland : engineer . long division with remainders, 2008

[thanks] ra langlotz . justin + helen watson . wilcox-gay recordio discs

 

[fahrenheit]

<< fahrenheit_drafts

 

[001] burn_in [06:49]

[002] burn_out [06:48]

[003] burn_through [05:04]

[004] burn_the thirteenth fire [03:58]

 

[info] traceBLK001 . queering sound . the precarious analysis of self censorship and cultural immolation . i'm burning for you . trace recordings 12-inch, 2004

[thanks] joseph dress . doug poplin . nita chaudhary . ml beazley . triangle artists group . habit of creation . kuma-chan records

 

[wish]

<< wish for a world without hurt

 

[001] wish for a world without hurt [06:20]

[002] i feel lost without you [07:23]

[003] declaration of loss [07:06]

[004] dropped from clouds [07:04]

[005] dream for an end to sorrow [04:57]

[006] like nails in the rain [05:55]

[007] treasure of memories [06:16]

[008] lowering with wolves [06:17]

 

[info] audio resource collaboration with mark beazley [rothko] in response to the events and aftermath of 11 september 2001 . 001 / 003 / 005 / 007 composed by mark beazley . 002 / 004 / 008 by beazley - js adams . 006 by beazley - adams - frances morgan . cover images taken from broadcast interference network series . flipping channels repeatedly . the same image . bounced off satellites . dropped from clouds . i feel lost without you . trace recordings, 2003

 

[muses]

<< thoughtless sharks

 

[000] garoux des larmes [02:47]

 

[info] abstract deconstructionist interpretation for throwing muses - kristin hersh tribute disc . dizzy sailors . short of breath . thoughtless sharks . long of tooth . kuma-chan records, 2003 [hidden bonus track]

[thanks] phil locke . joseph dress . doug poplin

 

 

[qu03]

<< r e : u n i t e d

 

[001] re:united:intro [polydor 810 057-7 archival reconstruction] [06:04]

[002] mpala the glass the eye-tooth trara [18:30]

[003] un:united [industrial records ir003 archival reconstruction] [02:58]

[004] re:united:outro [09:07]

 

[info] the recontextualization of social associations and community identifiers . performance soundtrack for queering sound 03 event at district of columbia arts center, 31 may and 01 june 2003

[thanks] joseph dress . doug poplin . peter moffett . triangle artists group . district of columbia arts center

 

[broken]

<< bro ken arch i tec ture

 

[001] check chcd01 archival reconstruction [06:35]

 

[info] a reconfiguration and examination of STUTTER broken snakes, rough house and the architect and his medicated wife . the scattering of dogs before the fall, 2002

 

 

 

[farewells]

<< all farewells should be sudden...

 

[001] rca red seal wdm-1101 archival reconstruction [10:09]

 

[info] a systematic deconstruction and cultural re-positioning of franz liszt mephisto waltz, 2002

[thanks] joseph dress . betty dress

 

 

 

[frontier]

<< frontier ballads

 

[001] you are my sunshine [08:58]

[002] erie canal [08:17]

[003] joe bowers [08:39]

 

[info]  an archival reconstruction of folkways recordings and traditionalist folk songs . the choking smoke of ancient prairie fires may diminish archeological audio reclamation . the passenger deplored our levity . kuma-chan records, 2002

[thanks] ed boland . joseph dress . paul honore . pete seeger

 

[together]

<< keep us together...

 

[001] a&m am1672 archival reconstruction [13:58]

 

[info] performance soundtrack for queering sound 02 event at district of columbia arts center, 02 june 2002

[thanks] triangle artists group . dcac . joseph dress. dan strange . brian gollum

 

 

[apart]

<< tear us apart...

 

[001] factory fac23a archival reconstruction [07:00]

[002] further insult to your emotional injury mix [06:32]

 

[info] performance soundtrack for queering sound 02 event at district of columbia arts center, 02 june 2002

[thanks] triangle artists group . dcac . joseph dress. dan strange . brian gollum

 

[standards]

<< unfair standards

 

[001] unfair standards [10:57]

[002] unpopular [unfair drill and standard bass mix] [16:54]

 

[info] indexing the divisions of love's labors lost utilizing japanese jazz 10-inch vinyl recordings . the electrician steps off his ladder, 2002

[thanks] joseph dress

 

 

[lung]

<< the emperor's lung has collapsed

 

[001] the emperor's lung has collapsed [06:05]

[002] going red on purpose : the sharpest tool ascends to the throne mix [15:54]

[003] mpala the glass the eye-tooth trara [18:30]

 

[info] archival reconstruction and contemporary reassemblage of a prior stutter improvisation . as with the original a nod to king crimson groon and red . title 3 taken   from plane by richard huelsenbeck, fantastic prayers, 1920 edition . the last plastic artisan leaves the petrograd institute, 2002

[thanks] jeff jobson . john timmons . bob hunter . david birdwhistle . dan strange

 

[archival]

<< archival reconstructions

 

[001] rca pb-13204 archival reconstruction [02:06]

[002] check chcd01 archival reconstruction [06:35]

[003] tundra : columbia pg-31234 archival reconstruction [07:54]

[004] rca red seal wdm-1101 [part 1ne] [07:56]

[005] a&m am1672 archival reconstruction [13:58]

[006] factory fac23a archival reconstruction [07:00]

 

[info] fogged recollections construct a mangled pop culture . bow wow wow . stutter . wendy carlos . franz liszt . captain & tennille . joy division . and packaged with a blurred visual nod to pink floyd atom heart mother . kuma-chan records, 2001-2002

 

[error]

<< a dialogue of errors

 

[001] the emperor's lung has collapsed [06:05]

[002] unfair standards [10:57]

[003] unpopular [unfair drill and standard bass mix] [16:54]

[004] going red on purpose : the sharpest tool ascends to the throne mix [15:54]

[005] mpala the glass the eye-tooth trara... [18:30]

 

[info] retrieval . collection . misappropriation . heading back to the workshop with sharper tools . japanese jazz 10-inch records . richard huelsenbeck . and an archival stutter improvisation . kuma-chan records, 2002

 

[live]

<< without description ... without water

 

[001] virgin vs231 archival reconstruction [24:00]

[002] virgin vs351 archival reconstruction [24:15]

 

[info] audio documentation of live turntable installations staged during art-o-matic . washington dc usa . 03.xi.02 and 09.xi.02 . xtc . samuel fb morse . the human league . voice-o-graph . shreve lamb and harmon . deceiving . listening . introducing . longing . kuma-chan records, 2001

[thanks] joseph dress . doug mayo-wells . carri farrand . triangle artists group

 

[edit]

<< the editing pool

 

[001] an earlier folk song [04:22]

[002] less water than zero [03:03]

[003] a later folk song [04:03]

 

[info]  scratching the surface . beginning audio experiments in loop composition and altered vinyl recording sources . this is not ambience this is ambivalence . kuma-chan records, 2001

[thanks] joseph dress . ed boland . ld beghtol . dan strange . rh bear . jeff jobson

 

[RCA]

<< i'm not very happy here but there's little i can do about it...

 

[001] rca pb-13204 archival reconstruction [02:04]

 

[info] deconstruction for a planned bow wow wow tribute album, 2001

[thanks] ld Beghtol

 

 

 

 

[winter]

<< drive the cold winter away...

 

[001] white : decca 9-23778 archival reconstruction [06:29]

[002] tundra : columbia pg-31234 archival reconstruction [07:54]

 

[info] holiday greeting based on turntable installation/performance source material and thematic, 2001

[thanks] frederick nunley . molly ruppert . studio 7 . warehouse theater

 

 

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