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Cyrillic Typewriter / Custodian Original Soundtrack
Album:Custodian Original Soundtrack Collection:General
Artist:Cyrillic Typewriter Added:10/2013
Label:Jaz Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2013-10-24 Pull Date:2013-12-26 Charts:Classical/Experimental
Week Ending:29 Dec15 Dec8 Dec24 Nov17 Nov10 Nov3 Nov
Airplays:1113252

 Recent Airplay
1.Apr 26, 2014:Music Casserole
Nowhere
4.Dec 08, 2013:early evening dryer
Somewhere
2.Jan 01, 2014:Top 30 X of 2013 part i
Faces
5.Dec 07, 2013:Music Casserole
Nowhere
3.Dec 26, 2013:stringless balloon
Blackout
6.Nov 22, 2013:kzsu fun jam times
Somewhere

Album Review
awyeh
Reviewed 2013-10-24 
Mysterious soundtrack to a hypothetical art film about a guy whose life is crumbling around him, existing in the mind of creator Jason Zumpano (known for work with Zumpano, loscil, Destroyer). Lots of synth work going on here, along with guest cello, double bass, tuba, violin, sax. Just as atmospheric and moody as you'd expect from an X soundtrack; cool stuff, and definitely worthy of the "experimental" classification.

*1 (4:07) Warbling, wandering, spacey synths backed up by strings
2 (1:18) Percussion, low rumbling drone+tuba, a constant watery rustle
3 (2:25) Repetitive cymbals, tambourine, a low constant chiming; bright synths, low brass over final third.
4 (2:56) Plaintive droning synths and strings
5 (1:09) See 2
6 (5:27) Constant high fem choral "ahh," jazzy noisy touches around it
7 (1:23) A bucket being hit with a drumstick over a repeated noir sax/brass riff
8 (0:53) See 2
*9 (3:22) Hot water pipe drone, bagpipe synths, more modern classical music than noise
*10 (3:03) Dark, sparse, discordant piano with sporadic violent string sections
11 (3:40) Low strings and tuba riff around a haunting drone. 5 sec pause at 2:10
12 (1:26) See 2, with a 5 second burst of choral fem vox at end
*13 (5:07) Layers of droning instruments and voice, pretty stuff

Track Listing
1.Somewhere 7.Descent
2.Lament 1 8.Lament 3
3.Doorway 9.Faces
4.Steps 10.Blackout
5.Lament 2 11.Hands
6.Broken 12.Lament 4
 13.Nowhere