The Focus Group – Elektrik Karousel
The Focus Group – Elektrik Karousel

The Focus Group – Elektrik Karousel

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Label: Ghost Box – GBX018
Format: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: UK
Released: May 10, 2013
Genre: Electronic
Style: Ambient, Abstract, Musique Concrète

Elektrik Karousel It’s an evolution of the Cut-Up experiments of the earlier albums where Julian House developed a musical style that mirrored his collaged design work. House, with help in the studio from Broadcast, Julain House weaves his samples into a rich tapestry of electronics, fuzzed guitar and processed exotic instrumentation together with fractured skipping rhythms and submerged melodies.
There's a weird alchemy at work that manages to distil essences of jazz, psychedelia and soundtracks into something utterly unique. For a clue to its moods, think Czech animation, Italian Giallo, early Radiophonics, HP Lovecraft stories, 1960s underground cinema, Lewis Caroll and baroque psych... (NM.NM)

A1 Make Way
A2 The Elektrik Karousel
A3 Petroleum Paisley
A4 tigt gruffil
A5 The Flourescent Host
A6 Skipping Spook
A7 Kinky Korner Klub
A8 The Kool Kranium
A9 Bachoo
A10 The Heavy Blessing
A11 Chordfl
A12 Hope Hodgsone
A13 Poppingart
A14 Let Them Go
B1 The Magic Pendulum
B2 Flaming Voices
B3 The Church Bellows
B4 Frumious Numinous
B5 The Plastic Castle
B6 Let's Listen
B7 Oh Want Away
B8 Harmonium
B10 Hoojumany
B11 A New Mystery
B12 More Night Films