Yurugu’s Speech & III’s Ohm – Live Concert Forte Marghera 2k19 (Album – Dark Mechanism)

🇺🇦 Side-Line stands with Ukraine - Show your Support

Genre/Influences: Dark-ambient, soundscape, experimental.

Format: Digital, CDR.

Background/Info: While I already heard some collaborative work from Yurugu’s Speech together with Bismuth, the Italian label Dark Mechanism releases another, but similar work. Yurugu’s Speech joined hands together with III’s Ohm for a live concert that took place on the 10th of August 2019.

Content: The recording is a live performance from nearly one hour. It’s pure improvisation, but you clearly notice the progression in the long duration single track from this performance. It sounds definitely soundscape-like, but you’ll discover ritual elements right at the beginning. After 15 minutes, the jamming session is progressively evolving towards heavier, low resonating, buzzing soundwaves. It moves crescendo to an approximate climax.

+ + + : I’m not a huge fan of improvisation, but I’ve to admit both projects created a fascinating sound experience revealing subtle noises and especially the ghost-like voices emerging after 20 minutes inject a real extra to the work. It creates a hostile atmosphere leading the listener into an imaginary paranoid world.

– – – : This work is however not the most accessible production because of the improvised format. There’s no structure and no rules!

Conclusion: If you like dark experiments related to soundscapes and ambient music, this live take could be an interesting discovery.

Best songs: “Live Concert Forte Marghera 2k19”

Rate: (6½).

Artist: www.facebook.com/YuruguSSpeech-351661904876952

Label: www.facebook.com/Mechanical.Brain

author avatar
Inferno Sound Diaries

Since you’re here …

… we have a small favour to ask. More people are reading Side-Line Magazine than ever but advertising revenues across the media are falling fast. Unlike many news organisations, we haven’t put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as open as we can - and we refuse to add annoying advertising. So you can see why we need to ask for your help.

Side-Line’s independent journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. But we do it because we want to push the artists we like and who are equally fighting to survive.

If everyone who reads our reporting, who likes it, helps fund it, our future would be much more secure. For as little as 5 US$, you can support Side-Line Magazine – and it only takes a minute. Thank you.

The donations are safely powered by Paypal.

Select a Donation Option (USD)

Enter Donation Amount (USD)

Verified by MonsterInsights