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Kabutogani / Bektop
Album:Bektop Collection:General
Artist:Kabutogani Added:Aug 2010
Label:Mille Plateaux 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2010-10-10 Pull Date:2010-12-12 Charts:RPM/Electronica
Week Ending:Dec 12Nov 14Oct 31Oct 17

 Recent Airplay
1.Dec 11, 2010:Music Casserole
4.Oct 28, 2010:blood orangeasm
2.Nov 09, 2010:Nothing Rhymes With Smorange
5.Oct 16, 2010:lost and found
3.Oct 30, 2010:lost and found
6.Oct 12, 2010:Nothing Rhymes with Orange

Album Review
miss piggy
Reviewed 2010-10-03 
Kabutogani: Bektop Label: Mille Plateaux
Textured noise collages & electronic experimentation here. Kabutogani is a French producer who's done some stuff for the "Clicks & Cuts" compilation. This is not a particularly dance-y CD - it's far more on the experimental side. Lots of clicks & hi-pitched test tones. The noise ranges from harsh to less harsh. Like most experimental-electronic/noise albums, it's really ultimately your call as to which pieces work for you. The ones that worked for me: 2,4,5,8
1. Noises & scratches & hi-pitched tones, grinding beats
2. Noises & test-tone textures layered over irregular pulses & grinding bass
3. Spooky ambient texture with low bass drone
4. Begins noisy/thunderous, ends sparsely w/ various whirrs & blips
5. Harsh & intense. Textured noises over mechanical grinds.
6. Sharp hi-pitched tone. Layered crisps & clicks.
7. Assortment of hi-pitched tones, clicks, whirrs, mechanical grinding
8. Most gentle track so far. Ambience w/ the occasional click/whirr.
9. Crispy & clicky over a bass-y tone.
10. Atmospheric, with assorted noise layered on top of swirls
11. Alternating grinding low bass tones with abrasive textured noises
12. Long collage of electro-acoustic noises & tones

Track Listing
1.Protocole 1 7.Sigint
2.Cxema 8.Sigint
3.120 Degrees 9.Ducts
4.Clave 10.Airlock
5.Seisen 11.Production Peripherals
6.The Green Dome 12.Kuril Probe