Andreas Hofer ‎– Feuer Auf Dem Dach Der Welt (w/c 16.03)
Andreas Hofer ‎– Feuer Auf Dem Dach Der Welt (w/c 16.03)

Andreas Hofer ‎– Feuer Auf Dem Dach Der Welt (w/c 16.03)

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Label: Second Thoughts Records ‎– SOTORO1001, Platform 23 Records ‎– PLA029
Format: Vinyl, LP
Country: Switzerland
Released: 30 Nov 2018
Genre: Electronic, Rock
Style: No Wave, Minimal, Lo-Fi

Obscure, privately released 1987 debut from Swiss artist Andreas Hofer gets the reissue via Second Thoughts / Platform 23 records.  Struggling to dredge up any info on Hofer, seemingly self-releasing just this full length 'Feuer Auf Dem Dach Der Welt' and a 7" with some of the same material - which is a shame because it's fucking mind-blowing.  The tracks are short and too the point - instrumentals centred around stripped-back deadpan guitar riffs with occasional minimal hand-druming, drum-machines or other very non-intrusive percussion.  It's ice-cold throughout, equally recalling the cyclical / proto-industrial string skits of Alessandro Alessandroni as it does the odd, harmonised metallic rhythms of Mechthild Von Leusch and so much more in-between.  Highest recommends (Mint / New).

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