11 Jun 2016

Zombies on the Horizon

From RNZ Music

Aotearoa has a long history of sonic experimentation:  From the electronic bleeps and drones of Douglas Lilburn in the 1960s to Phil Dadson’s homemade instruments of the 80s; The Dead C’s wall of noisy guitars, and Jeff Henderson’s many and varied collaborations.

Zombies on the Horizon is a new exhibition at the Alexander Turnbull Library which connects the dots between these audio adventurers.  

Yadana Saw joins curator Matt Steindl for a listen.

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Music details 

Artist: Douglas Lilburn
Song: Poem in Time of War
Composer: Lilburn
Album: Electro Acoustic Works
Label: Atoll

Artist: The Metabolists
Song: Rapture of the Deep
Composer: Jeff Henderson, David Long, Riki Gooch
Album: Rapture of the Deep: Live At Happy 2004
Label: Four Eyes !!!!3