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chik white
guts magnet sea

K097
CD / DL


Release Date: 10-11-2018
Artwork by chik white
Design by rr-jw
Limited edition of 250
Mastered by Christophe Albertijn
Music by Darcy Spidle
Photography by Darcy Spidle
tracks 1, 4, 8, 9 – jaw harp, voice
tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12 – saltwater, magnetic tape, jaw harp, voice, field recordings
all sounds recorded in chezzetcook, nova scotia, canada, during 2017–2018

1. huuuuu
2. gentle waves eaten
3. ocean-d
4. three tongues
5. tidetape-b
6. thinker teeth
7. bridge-fall
8. flessssh meme
9. skun pt2
10. roar5
11. clampO
12. ends-begins


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chik white is the moniker of Darcy Spidle, jaw harpist, tape collagist, non-institutional locally-sourced field recordist, and founder of the OBEY Convention festival. Spidle was part of the Canadian crust-punk scene in his younger years, but he eventually evolved towards more adventurous sides of music. In 2009, after obtaining a collection of jaw harps, his musical output took its most dramatic turn. Since then, he has released a string of tapes and records on seminal underground labels like Feeding Tube and Chocolate Monk.

His latest release, guts magnet sea, is a commissioned album for the BRAUBLFF (materie und laut) series. It collects 12 new pieces. The main core was captured durin