Thursday, February 2, 2017

Noise Admiration's Best of 2016


No hierarchies implied here, says Droopy, only a list - in a random order - numbers are included only for the sake of legibility ! And of course each artist can be found on my blog. Don't hesitate to use the tag "Sounds of the Day" [SKG]


(1) Favorite Artists 2016
1. Der Zyklus
2. Orphan Swords
3.  eMMplekz
4. Thomas Tilly
5. Budhaditya Chattopadhyay
6. Wata Igarashi
7. Ekoplekz 
8. Michael Pisaro
9. Jeph Jerman
10. Jung an Tagen
11. Tvlpa
12. German Army
13. Blitzkrieg Baby
14. Jesse Osborne-Lanthier
15. Inventing Masks 
16. Peder Mannerfelt 
17. Okkyung Lee & Christian Marclay
18. Cave Bacchus
19. Nuel 
20. Takahiro Mukai
21. Nate Wooley
22  Leedian
23. Jonathan Fitoussi
24  Trepaneringsritualen
25. Phurpa
26. Yves Malone
27. Hoops
28. Karl Fousek
29. Benge
30. Jana Winderen 
31.  Marielle V Jakobsons
32. Ak'chamel the Giver of Illness 
33. TALsounds
34. Bang ! Bros
35. Good Willsmith
36.Davey Harms
37. KILT
38. Will Montgomery
39. Skullflower
40. Espectra Negra
41. AGF
42. David Burraston
43. Schperrung
44. Kösmonaut
45. Siavash Amini


(2) Favorite Releases 2016
1. Good Willsmith - Things Our Bodies Used To Have (2016)
2. Andrew Pekler - Tristes Tropiques (2016)
3. eMMplekz - Rook to TN34 (2016)
4. Gonçalo F Cardoso & Ruben Pater - A Study into 21st Century Drone Acoustics (2015)
5. Ekoplekz - Cryptik Stepperz(2016)
6.Wata Igarashi - Mood of the Machines EP (2016)
7. Ghèdalia Tazartès, Paweł Romańczuk, Andrzej Załęski - Carp's Head (2016)
8. Raffaele Mariconte - So(E)nology (2016)
9. Rainforest Spiritual Enslavement - Green Graves (2016)
10. Peder Mannerfelt - Transmissions From A Drainpipe (2016)
11. Leedian - thjss (2016)
12. Cave Bacchus - Destroyer of Naivetés (2016)
13. Lucio Capece - Factors of space inconstancy (2007/2016)
14. Orphan Swords - The Rise Of Liquid Alternatives (2016)
15. Budhaditya Chattopadhyay - A Day in the Life of a Listener (2015)
16. Seth Cluett - Forms of Forgetting (2014)
17.  Chris Cobilis, Kenneth Goldsmith, Spektral Quartet - This Is You (2016)
18. Beyond Solutions - Sleeping Surfaces (2016)
19. Frank Rosaly - Neolithic Extraction - The Malo Remixes (2016)
20. Jung an Tagen - Das Fest der Reichen (2016)
21. Botany - Deepak Verbera (2016)
22. Nzʉmbe - Titubeo (2015)
23. Trepaneringsritualen - The Totality of Death (2015)
24. German Army - Worthless Spectrum (2016)
25. Blitzkrieg Baby - Cannibal Commando (2015)
26. Graham Dunning & Tom Wallace - Dawn Into Dusk (2016)
27. Der Zyklus - Renormalon (2016)
28. Collin McKelvey - First Accent of a Rustic Flute (2016)
29. Suryummy - Genesis Clarity (2016)
30. Jesse Osborne-Lanthier - As The Low Hanging Fruit Vulnerabilities Are More Likely To Have Already Turned Up (2016)
31. Jesse Osborne-Lanthier & Grischa Lichtenberger - C.S.L.M. | Conversations Sur Lettres Mortes (2016)
32. Anemone Tube - Golden Temple (2016)
33. Död - Muscle Trax (2016)
34. Okkyung Lee & Christian Marclay - Amalgam (2016)
35. Jon Brooks - Walberswick (2016)
36. Tvlpa - Mountain of the Opposer (2016)
37. Tvlpa - Mästarkraften (2016)
38. Russell Haswell - As Sure As Night Follows Day (2016)
39. Inventing Masks - Inventing Masks (2016)
40. Jonathan Fitoussi - Imaginary Lines (2016)
41.  Nicola Ratti - Pressure Loss (2016)
42. Decimus - 7 (2016)
43. Strategy - Information Pollution (2016)
44. Nuel - Hyperboreal (2016)
45. Radere - I Can't Sleep, I Can't Wake Up (2016)
46. Bruital Orgasme - Méthodologie Contextuelle (2016)
47. Karl Fousek - Pattern Variation (2015)
48. Angus Carlyle - In The Shadow of the Silent Mountain (2016)
49. Iain Armstrong - Sacred & Profane (2016)
50. Takahiro Mukai - Bubble Over (2016)
51. Ian William Craig - Zugzwang for Fostex (2016)
52. Nate Wooley - Seven Storey Mountain (2016)
53. Head Dress - Slow Chime (2016)
54. Yves Malone - Today is the Last Day of the Rest of your Life (2016)
55. Pascal Battus - Désincatation, Indécantation (2015)
56. Hoops - Knowledge Mastery Series, No. 1-25 (2016)
57  Stefan Fraunberger - Quellgeister #2(2016)
58. Jamie Drouin - Attraction (2016)
59. Jana Winderen - The Wanderer (2016)
60. Lash, Farmer, Feeney - Performance (2016)
61. Jeph Jerman - 34°111'3"N 111°95'4"W (2016)
62. Karl J. Paloucek - Oscillation Side (No.16)
63. Sarah Hennies - Gather & Release (2016)
64. Futeisha - Alegrías y duelos de mi alma (2016)
65. Peder Mannerfelt - Controlling Body / Lines Describing Circles (2016) 
66. Norman Westberg - The All Most Quiet (2016)
67. Marielle V Jakobsons - Star Core (2016)
68. Marc Kate - Lavender Languished (Marc Kate Remix) (2016)
69. Bean Snack - Crispy Duct (2016)
70. Steve Roden - A minute is actually an immense space of time (2016)
71. Bethan Kellough - Aven (2016)
72. Howling Larsons & N Lymperopoulos - Parmenides Proem (2016)
73. Gaap Kvlt - Jinn (2016)
74. Suzuki Junzo - If I die before I wake (2016)
75. Lawrence English - Approaching Nothing (2016)
76. Weasel Walter - Curses (2016)
77. Tristan Perich - Noise Patterns (2016)
78. Garde Forestier - s/t (2016)
79. M. Geddes Gengras - Interior Architecture (2016)
80. David Toop - Entities Inertias Faint Beings (2016)
81. Schperrung - Houses of Horizons (2016)
82. Bhaavitaah Bhuutasthah - Awakening the Happiness of the Self Revealed (2016)
83. Robert Curgenven - Climata (2016)
84. Robert Crouch - A Gradual Accumulation of Ideas Becomes Truth (2016)
85. Hieroglyphic Being - The Disco's Of Imhotep (2016)
86. Chemiefaserwerk - Idatec (2016)
87. SHXCXCHCXSH - SsSsSsSsSsSsSsSsSsSsSsSsSsSsSs (2016)
88. Matthew P. Hopkins - Traipse (2016)
89. Nils Quak - Ad Interim (2016)
90. Kaumwald - Rapa Nui Clan (2016)
91. Lesley Flanigan - Hedera (2016)
92. Phurpa - Chöd (2016)
93. D.Corbone / Honzo - Malicidium (2016)
94. Random Gods - Genezon.avi EP (2016)
95. Sissel Wincent - Randomness (2016)
96. Pär Grindvik - Isle of Real (2016)
97. Aïsha Devi - Of Matter And Spirit (2015)
98. eRikm - Doubse hysterie (2016)
99. Mondkopf - The Last Tales (2016)
100. Vanessa Rosetto - Adult Contemporary (2016)
101. David Burraston - T.H.Cycle (2015)
102. Sarah Davachi - Dominions (2016)
103. Daniel Wohl - Holographic (2016)
104. Aymeric de Tapol - Les Horizons (2015)/Walking on a Spoon (2016)
105. AGF - Kon​:​3p>UTION to: e​[​VOL​]​ution / DRONE theories / Unity XEN / Greim EP (2016)
106. Erik Levander - Halv (2016)
107. D.Å.R.F.D.H.S. - Förensligandet (2016)
110. Yoshio Machida - Music from the SYNTHI (2014)
111. Helm & Decimus - We Will Meet at Other Human Parties (2016)
112. Hypoxia - Unwilling Suspension of Disbelief (2016)
113. Lundin Oil - Between the Shields (2016)
114. Kassel Jaeger, Stephan Mathieu, Akira Rabelais - Zauberberg (2016)
115. Lavender - Horizons Beneath the Surface (2016)
116. T'ien Lai - Da'at (2013)
117. Maurizio Bianchi & Ryan Martin - As Strong As Death Is (2016)
118. Matt Shoemaker - isolated agent | stranding behavior (2016)
119. Grøn - Gestures (2016)
120. Troller - Graphic (2016)
121. Chris Forsyth & The Solar Motel Band - The Rarity of Experience (2016)
122. Matthew Bourne - Moogmemory (2016)
123. Black Spirituals - Black Interiors (2015)
124. Thanet - System (2016)
125. Datach'i - System (2016)
126. Heinrich Mueller & The Exaltics - Project STS-31 - Spiralgalaxie (2016)
127. Weasel Walter - The Inevitable (2016)
128. Strøm - X (2016)
129. NYZ - DRN4 (2016)
130. NYZ - Alg 118b (2016)
131. Matthew P. Hopkins - Blue-Lit Half Breath (2016)
132. Akira Rabelais - The little glas (2015)
133. Paul Jebanasam - Continuum (2016)
134. Qebrμs & Qebo - Earth and Egnamis Alliance (2016)
135. The Black White State - Choices (2016)
136. Zweitesystem - Antimatter Audio Launch Codes (2016)
137. Ben Vida - Damaged Particulates (2016)
138. Thomas Tilly - Script Geometry (2016)
139. VHVL - evn (2016)
140. N.M.O. - Nordic Mediterranean Organization (2016)
141. Jay Daniel - Broken Knowz (2016)
142. Hieroglyphic Being - This Isn't Your Typical 90's Era Techno / IDM Revisionist View (2016)
143. Nick Keeling - Black Diamond Eulogy  (2016)
144. Olivia Block - Dissolution (2016)
145. Joe Colley - No way in (2016)
146. Christian Mirande - Trying To Remember A House (2016)
147. Aymeric De Tapol - Walking On A Spoon (2016)
148. Radere - Sloth Period (2016)
149. Espectra Negra - Alchemy and Death (2016)
150. Qebrμs & Qebo - Earth and Egnamis Alliance (2016)
151. XDCVR - Modern Captive Bolt Device (2016)
152Helena Celle - If I Can't Handle Me At My Best, You Don't Deserve You At Your Worst (2016)
153. Part Wild Horses Mane On Both Sides - Aulos' Second Reed  / Oh Sylvia (2016)
154. Schperrung - Houses of Horizons (2016)
155. Rashad Becker - Traditional Music of Notional Species Vol. II (2016)
156. Sarah Davachi - Dominions / Vergers (2016)
157. Ak'chamel [the Giver of Illness] - The Man Who Drank God (2015) / Transmissions from Boshqa (2016)
158. S/QU/NC/R - OUA_BF / MRS Trilogy (2016)
159. Julien Bayle - Inner (2016)
160. Russell E. L. Butler - The First Step (2016)
161. Stephan Mathieu - Radiance Series I-XII (2016-)
162. Siavash Amini, Matt Finney - Familial Rot (2016)
163. Siavash Amini + Zenjungle - Topology Of Figments (2016)
164. JS Aurelius - Goofing Drones (2016)
164. Acronym - Ashes (2016)
165. Derek Rogers - Silence is Being Substituted (2016)
166. Forresta - Bass, Space and Time (2016)
167. Blue Sabbath Black Cheer - The Boundary Between The Living and the Deceased dissolved (2016)
168. Jeremy Bible - Music for Black Holes (2016)
169. Bryen Telko - Find any tape header (2016)
170.Thomas Tilly - Test/Tone Documents (2007/2016)


(3) Album of the Year 2016
Hoops - Knowledge Mastery Series, No. 1-25 (2016)
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(4) HNW-projects of the Year 2016
1. Condo Horro & Unser Verhängnis
2. Volhnn 
3. Black Matter Phantasm & WunderKammer


(5) Main Discoveries 2016
1. Pharoah Chromium
2. TALsounds
3. David Burraston
4. Peder Mannerfelt
5. Lesley Flanigan
6. Drumcell
7. Stuart Chalmers
8. SNTS
9. Jakob Pek
10. Venetian Snares
11. bossFYTE
12. Richard Devine
13. Ingenting Kollektiva
14. Donato Dozzy
15. Part Wild Horses Mane On Both Sides
16. Solar Return
17. Hoops
18. Hive Mind
19. Leedian
20. Pod Blotz
21. Dopplereffekt
22. Heinrich Mueller
23. Eli Keszler
24. Seth Cluett
25. Benge
26. Schpe
27. Louie Rice
28. Richard Kamerman
29. L'Avenir
30. Dat'achi
31. DJ Stingray 
32. Strøm 
33. Norbert Möslang
34. Hanno Leichtmann
35. David Edren
36. Sun Hammer
37. Stephan Mathieu
38. Rashad Becker
39. Dave Swensen 
40. Joshua Bonnetta
41. Ondness
42. MrDougDoug
43. ssaliva
44. Chemiefaserwerk
45. Danny Clay
46. 0comeups
47. Electric Sound Bath
48. Flavien Gillié
49. Amulets
50. Kowton
51. The Field
52. Alex Keller
53. Orphax
54. XDCVR
55. Monte Burrows
56.Micromelancolié
57. Kosmönaut
58. Alexandre St-Onge
59. Derek Rogers
60. AGF
61. Qebrμs & Qebo
62. Schperrung
63. Blitzkrieg Baby
64. S/QU/NC/R
65. Julien Bayle
66. Abul Mogard
67. Siavash Amini
68.Abdulla Rashim
69. Rafael Anton Irisarri
70. Ak'chamel the Giver of Illness


(6) Life-Savers and/or other usual antidotes 2016
1. Martin Heidegger
2. Morton Feldman
3. Paul de Man
4. Tom Cohen
5. James Joyce
6. Pascal Quignard
7. Friedrich Hölderlin
8. Walter Benjamin
9. Jacques Derrida
10. John Cage
11. Detroit Techno is back !