Jakob Skott

Taurus Rising

Formats:
LP Vinyl Ltd.
Condition:
New
Media:
Mint
Sleeve:
Mint
Cat No:
EPR021LP
Availability:
In Stock
Price:
16.50 €
Description:

3rd album from Causa Sui drummer Jakob Skøtt expands his one-man-band experiments into vast new territories. Taurus Rising is built from motoric synthesizer arpeggios and heavy duty live drumming. But rather than simply worshipping endless repetition, Skøtt reaches an impressive array of expressions on each of these five mini epics - each song is ALIVE - frequently whirling off track like the wind direction in a sand storm, leading to some mind-altering melodies and rhythms that’ll keep you on your toes. Washed currents of pulsating analogue synthesizer scores, pre-fusion jazz-sensibility and fuzz’ed out electronics all tied together by fevered rhythms. Jakob Skøtt is the drummer in revered danish experimental psych act Causa Sui and has previously collaborated with artists from Tortoise and Sunburned Hand of the Man. In a number of different outfits he has also released thru esteemed labels such as Morr Music, Ghostly International, Darla Records. Furthermore Jakob has done exclusive live visuals and artworks for Amon Düül II, Earthless, Manual, cult actress Asia Argento as well as The Roadburn Festival. Taurus Rising is released as a single LP as well as a 2xCD package also containing his previous album Amor Fati. All drums for each albums were improvised in a single afternoon. Tracklist: Taurus Rising 1. Escape From the Keep 2. Sangue Verde 3. Pleiades 4. Bucket Brigades 5. Taurus Ascendant Amor Fati 1/ Mantis In Lace 5:16 2/ Synthemesc 3:20 3/ Araucaria Fire 8:12 4/ Eastman Oyster 4:29 5/ Omega Oscillator 4:24 6/Amor Fati 5:56 7/Earth Of No Horizon