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They, Them - Jan Jelinek - Loop-finding-jazz-records (CD, Album)

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  1. Faitiche presents a long-lost vinyl album: for the last 14 years, Jan Jelinek's Loop-Finding-Jazz-Records, originally released in on ~scape, existed only as a download. Now the landmark album is available again on vinyl, as a double LP with two bonus tracks (B-sides from the Tendency EP, ).
  2. Jan Jelinek Jelinek's works deal with the transformation of sounds, translating source materials from popular music into abstract, reduced textures. He constructs collages using tiny sound fragments from a wide variety of recording devices: tape recorders, digital samplers, media players and the like. The recordings are processed into repetitive loops that boil the original down to its essentials.
  3. Loop-finding-jazz-records, an Album by Jan Jelinek. Released 2 February on ~scape (catalog no. ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Glitch, Ambient Techno.
  4. Jelinek cut and pasted jazz sequences from the '60s and '70s, rearranging them with audio tools for a unique end product. The album was a critical success, as was Textstar, a CD compilation of Farben tracks taken from limited-vinyl EPs. The EPs themselves were also released as the box set Starbox.
  5. May 01,  · The title of Loop-Finding-Jazz-Records seems like a red herring. Made up of hyper-artificial clicks, pops, whirrs and thumps, Jan Jelinek's LP sounds about as jazzy as Throbbing Gristle's 20 Jazz Funk cethischillbinderbandinadar.xyzinfo their original review of the record, Pitchfork described the title as "meaningless" and "a joke," allowing that "some of the noises here may well have been sourced from Author: Will Lynch.
  6. In the 15+ years that have elapsed since 'Loop Finding Jazz Records' first shuffled out of his ambrosially dusty speakers, Jan Jelinek's most famous album has acquired an almost mythical status. Originally released via Pole's defunct Scape imprint, it now finds new life via Jelinek's own Faitiche label, for a new generation to marvel at one of the finest examples of loop-based electronic music.
  7. Music Reviews: Loop-finding-jazz-records by Jan Jelinek released in via ~scape. Genre: Glitch. Music Reviews: Loop-finding-jazz-records by Jan Jelinek released in via ~scape. Genre: Glitch. I mean an ambient album sure is quiet and sometimes repetitive but it still keeps you interested and that is the whole point of this genre.

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