Content by tag "Exotica"


Michel Banabila

Michel Banabila, born 1961, is a sound artist, composer, and producer. Banabila releases music since 1983 and has produced musical scores for numerous films, documentaries, theatre plays and choreographies. His work varies from minimal loop-based electronica, fourth world, and neo-classical pieces, to drones, experimental electronica, tribal ambient, and punk-as-fuck tape music. His work has been released internationally by labels like Bureau B (DE) and Séance Centre (CA)


Sun Ra: Exotica

Read "Exotica" reviewed by Chris May

Spring 2018 is delivering a welcome batch of Sun Ra reissues, some of them remastered editions of existing albums, others newly put-together compilations. Among the compilations, two stand out: the previously reviewed Sun Ra Plays Gershwin (Enterplanetary Records, 2017) and now Exotica. Both are mellifluous beauties which showcase Ra's unapologetic love of a good tune. Listeners ...


Giorgio Cuscito: Exotica

Read "Exotica" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Avrà senso dell'ironia, Giorgio Cuscito. Saprà divertirsi un mondo a ripercorrere suoni di “cartapesta hollywoodiana turistica" stile Les Baxter, ma di certo sa piazzare bene le mani tra i fogli sparsi di un genere, l'exotica, suadente e patinato quanto impregnato di sano colonialismo culturale. Da quando Baxter prima (Ritual of the Savage - Le Sacre du Sauvage - 1952) ...