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Alex de Grassi and G.E. Stinson: Shortwave Postcard

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Shortwave Postcard comes from two California musicians with experience in progressive music, but it also conveys a strange sense of other-worldliness. (Perhaps the title is the duo's way of expressing this concept.) Guitarists G.E. Stinson and Alex de Grassi join forces here for a series of 17 brief vignettes (only a couple over 5 minutes), each with its own atmospheric edge and a tidal ebb and flow. The first track sweeps forward with oscillating acoustic reverberations laid on top of ...


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