By: Stephen O'Malley (2016, Electronic). More albums from Stephen O'Malley: Shade Themes From Kairos by Stephen O'Malley. 6°Fskyquake by Stephen O'Malley. Uroborus Circuit by Stephen O'Malley. Fuck Fundamentalist Pigs by Stephen O'Malley. View all albums . End Ground. By: Stephen O'Malley (2016, Electronic). 1. Side A. 2. Side B. About.
Stephen O'Malley is a musician, predominantly a guitarist, producer and composer from Seattle, Washington and based in Paris, France. Also founded the record labels Southern Lord in 1998 and Ideologic Organ in 2011 - the former together with Greg Anderson.
End Ground" is a live solo record by Stephen O'Malley, it's the final volume of a trilogy of live recordings of the artist issued by iDEAL Recordings, the first being "Fuck Fundamentalist Pigs" followed by "Dread Live", it was recorded at Centre Culturel Suisse, Bad Bonn Carte Blanche, Paris, France on 18th October 2013. This is one of the most banal pieces of crap I've ever heard in my life and my God, I've heard some. Patience can indeed be a virtue and I'm no stranger to engaging my ears in lenghty, sonic drones but this is simply dire, self-indulgent garbage.
Stephen O'Malley (sometimes referred to as SOMA) is a producer & musician, predominantly a guitarist, from Seattle, Washington who has conceptualized and participated in numerous drone doom, death/doom, and experimental bands since 1993. O'Malley is a founding member of several groups including Sunn O))), Burning Witch, KTL, Khanate and others.
In stock now for same day shipping. For those of you who have not had the honour of seeing O'Malley live solo, this is the next best thing as he entrances and hypnotises you with his brooding, textural and minimalist drones via raw voltage, drenched in distortion. Captured on a zoom H4 at Centre Cultural Suisse, Bad Bonn Carte Blanche, Paris, France, on 18th October 2013.
It was performed on electric guitar thru Sunn model T amps, and Captured on zoom H4 at Centre Cultural Suisse, Bad Bonn Carte Blanche, Paris, France, on 18th October 2013. In solo mode, stripped of his usual accomplices and collaborators, O'Malley is no less than an elemental force.
It was performed on electric guitar thru Sunn model T amps, and captured on a zoom H4 at Centre Cultural Suisse, Bad Bonn Carte Blanche, Paris, France, on 18th October 2013. As the 2nd half dawns he begins to deliver more crushing blows, drawing out and subsiding the chords with a patented, gut-wrenching and vivifying power that transcends rock, avant-garde, minimalism - all of that - to awaken dormant senses not usually experienced with other musics or concise temporality.