V/A - Sound And Vision: Beyond Reason LP (Contour)
A limited edition vinyl LP record is now available to coincide with the exhibition Sound & Vision: Crossroads. The Contour 2011 Sound + Vision LP is co-published by Plug In Editions and Contour vzw, Mechelen, Belgium.
This LP features tracks by artists not available any where else including: Lee Ranaldo (Sonic Youth), Chicks on Speed, Pierre Bismuth, Edith Dekyndt, Cory Arcangel, Club Moral, Postcommodity and more.
Tracks curated by Anthony Kiendl.
Lee Ranaldo Sight Unseen Excerpt (Brion Gysin and Carl Fredrik Reutersward) 10’34” (Edited by Lee Ranaldo, Lecce, Italy, July 2011).
Club Moral Bodies 5’22” (Vocals Danny Devos, Electronics: Anne-Mie Van Kerckhven, Drums: Mauro Pawlowski, Bass: Aldo Struyf, Lyrics by Erik Vloeberghs, Recorded and mixed by Pascal Deweze.
Chicks on Speed The Never Ending Pursuit of Happiness 6’24” (Written and recorded by Alex Murray-Leslie, Melissa Logan, Timor Litzenberger at the artist residency Naustruch, L’Estruch, Sabadell, Spain).
Vom Grill and Remork Gargles from Ipanema (part 4) 2’10” (Vocals Denis Tyfus, Bontempi: Kris Delacourt).
Cory Arcangel message my brother justin left me on my cell from the slayer concert last week 2’27” (2004).
Edith Dekyndt The Painter’s Enemy: Rosa Rosaceae 9’26” (Composition: Edith Dekyndt & Laurent Dailleau, Music: Laurent Dailleau).
Postcommodity Excerpt from Pile of Cougar Pelts 6’54” (Recorded live, Santa Fe, 10 June 2011).
Lazyblood Volcanoes & Babies 3’05” (Music and lyrics by Lazyblood).
Pierre Bismuth 1956 Elvis Presley’s Jailhouse Rock cover version by Melodyne 2’49”.
Printed and pressed in edition of 500 in Amsterdam, this album will not be re-printed. The plastic sleeve is hand silk-screened with award winning design by Joris Kritis and Julie Peeters (Belgium).
Cover image: contre-jour my Leah Singer. Back cover courtesy collection Joseph Plateau, History of Sciences Museum Ghent.
Co-published by Contour vzw and Plug In Editions.