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Re: Trento gig recording and pics


If you don't post it on the FaceBork page, I will! :P



On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 12:29 PM, mark francombe <mark@markfrancombe.com> 
> IM not FBing this cos there too many people to ask if its OK (there are
> whispers of an edit, a remix and a release ha ha)
> http://www.markfrancombe.com/wordpress/trento-gig-report/
> BUT heres my page regarding my show in Italy last week (I play so rarely
> now, every gig gets a whole page on my blog!)
> Theres pics, and audio! No video tho... there rumours of 3 minutes of 
> iPhone
> somewhere...
> The whole gig recorded thru the desk, so a bit of funky mix... almost no
> bass (He was going thru a Mesa Boogie thing).
> Everything is improvised, except:
> The samples are actually sound tracks to video we were showing, of my 
> wife
> singing some old Norsk Folk songs...
> And 2 drum loops in Abelton Live... operated by my tech guy, who was also
> doing the video projections.
> All the glitching electronic stuff is me...using 2 EDPs a EF303, kaos 
> quad.
> I was accompanied by 3 fantastic Italian musicians on Fretless Bass, 
> Treble
> Sax (is that whats its called.. the straight one) and  guy playing a VERY
> old Swedish Instrument, called (correct me here Per) a Nikkelharpe, 
> whichs
> is a violin with keys! He also played West Indian Steel drums, and those
> african things, you know... them wotsits with the metal strips on a 
> wooden
> box... hate them myself, boring, but he made VERY good use of them...
> Kalinka, or Kalimba.. I dunno.. some ethnic hippy thing.
> Somehow the mix of electronics and live acoustic sounds worked pretty
> well...
> Enjoy...
> --
> Mark Francombe
> www.markfrancombe.com
> www.ordoabkhao.com
> http://vimeo.com/user825094
> http://www.looop.no
> twitter @markfrancombe
> http://www.flickr.com/photos/24478662@N00/