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Gen Ken Montgomery / Pondfloorsample
Album:Pondfloorsample Collection:General
Artist:Gen Ken Montgomery Added:02/2003
Label:Xi Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2003-05-19 Pull Date:2003-07-21 Charts:Classical/Experimental
Week Ending:22 Jun1 Jun25 May

 Recent Airplay
1.Jun 20, 2003:High Moon
3.May 21, 2003:Brownian Motion
Keystone Model Cc 16
2.May 31, 2003:On The Warpath
Father Demo Swears

Album Review
Red West
Reviewed 2003-04-28 
Oh so very ex-perry-mental. Put a mic in the utility closet.
disk 1 "studio" (kind of a misnomer, mostly "live at home")
*1.Buzz/whoosh, good short track.
2.pings through a tube louden, distant traffic sounds, rumbles, backwards noises, slowed down distorted speech drones together for half an hour. reminds me of my youth misspent attending amateur industrial music shows in darkened halls.
3.dragging a chain around
*4.film projector has a nice beat. like quick sex
5.refrigerator beat isn't so sexy
6.wet drain, too quiet. best mixed w/7 other sounds.
7.interesting concept but still too quiet.
8.see #7
9.loud enough but still best mixed with something else
*10.sounds like clucking. sparse
*11.pretty cool high pitched metallic throbbing clicks
12.too much concept, quiet, too much like radio hiss for air
13.like #12 but too little concept
14.Chris Koenigsberg does this kind of stuff better
*15.Good crisp unprocessed clicks, and a wobbly reel

disc 2 "live" in front of an audience
1.silence, dead air, might as well play nothing.
2.rain, boops, digital noise, hum, tones evolve very slowly
3.Sounds like people milling around at a gallery recorded at floor level, which isn't so far off from the truth.
4.decent hum and crackle.
More entertaining reviews in the booklet

Track Listing
1.Static/Hiss 10.Egg Slicer And...
2.Father Demo Swears 11.Fusebox-Contemplating Columb
3.Radiator I 12.Goafishbreath
4.Keystone Model Cc 16 13.Shortwave Band
5.Egnekn's Fridge 14.Storage Devices
6.Bath Drain 15.Rewinding Shadowland
7.Bird Eating 16.Pondfloorsample and More
8.Crayoning Around 17.Droneskipclickloop
9.Laminator Model 2291 18.The Aquarium Fishtank Sympho
 19.Knackerbrot Action