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Founded in Chemnitz (earlier Karl-Marx-Stadt) in 1996, Raster-Noton became one of the most prominent labels for electronic music and soundart around. Run by Olaf Bender, Frank Bretschneider and Carsten Nicolai, the huge catalogue includes, next to their own recordings (also as Alva Noto, Komet or Byetone) releases by Vladislav Delay, Robert Lippok, Mark Fell, Senking, Ryoji Ikeda, AtomTM, Kangding Ray and more.

 

 
"PONG - referring to the classic video game - is Senking's fifth release on raster-noton, moving its focus on stretched dubstep rhythms. To these slow motion grooves, he adds shredded melodies, sub basses and echoes, which create an atmosphere like an ...
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R-N122 | RASTER-NOTON

""Contemporary Electronic Music in the Context of Art". Released at the occasion of the exhibition at Galerie Für Zeitgenössische Kunst in Leipzig in 1999. Curated by Carsten Nicolai aka Noto & supported by Raster-Noton. Published by Galerie Für Zeitgenössische ...
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LTD006 | RASTER-NOTON

"on list he varies and experiments with a - for raster-noton - frightening diversity of sounds. he reveals the pieces as sound-collages, as quotes, which seem to refer to splatter movie and film noir. following the tremendous plot of his endtime-sujet, he persistently ...
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R-N077 | RASTER-NOTON

some scratches on cd which do not affect playing - return guaranteed if cd does not work in your cd-player "frank bretschneider takes his, never simple, but all the more heartfelt relationship to rhythm and it's complexity, to an intense inventory and, this time, works ...
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CDR082 | RASTER-NOTON

"dedicated to promote young and evolving artists and to present musical diamonds in the rough, raster-noton is curating the unun series, which name derives from the atomic numbers of the chemical elements 111-119. ťvorticesŤ is ueno masaaki's first release on ...
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R-N117 | RASTER-NOTON

"the significant novelty of kyoka's first full length album ťis (Is Superpowered)Ť is that she uses her own voice much more often than usual, in the form of short snippets as well as longer sung melodies. these elements are set and arranged as if they were an ...
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R-N153 | RASTER-NOTON

"a stone thrown, just to watch it fly. a projectile launched for the sole purpose of drawing a ballistic trajectory in the sky. the solens arc is what remains after the subtraction of the goal; a simple parabolic curve defined by gravity, impulse and starting angle. no ...
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R-N154-2 | RASTER-NOTON

"a stone thrown, just to watch it fly. a projectile launched for the sole purpose of drawing a ballistic trajectory in the sky. the solens arc is what remains after the subtraction of the goal; a simple parabolic curve defined by gravity, impulse and starting angle. no ...
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R-N154 | RASTER-NOTON

"ich bin meine maschine is a spiritual track ich bin meine maschine is a musical track ich bin meine maschine is a scientific track to underline this tryptic statement (and to demonstrate the diversity) of one of atom TM's compositions that appeared on his 2013 "D" ...
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R-N146 | RASTER-NOTON

"supercodex is the final album of the Ryoji Ikeda's trilogy on raster-noton since 2005 (1st: dataplex, 2nd: test pattern) that has been exploring the potentials between "data of sound" and "sound of data". Ikeda integrated, differentiated and re/de/meta-constructed the ...
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R-N150 | RASTER-NOTON

EMPTYSET - RECUR (CD)

"after successful ep collapsed (r-n116) the bristol based project strikes back with a full length album on raster-noton. once more james ginzburg & paul purgas challenge the perceptual boundaries between noise and music and the potential for both technology and ...
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R-N151 | RASTER-NOTON

"CAPSIZE RECOVERY takes the listener on a ride through a very dark universe of gloomy sounds and atmospheres. the eight rather longish tracks of the album are characterized by senking's epic signature sounds - creepy hovering bass lines, clean and slowed down drums, ...
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R-N152 | RASTER-NOTON

"SUPER.TRIGGER is an absolute trove of percussive tensions and frequency driven finesse and deals mainly with the basic principles of any modern music: rhythm. frank bretschneider takes his, never simple, but all the more heartfelt relationship to rhythm and its ...
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R-N149 | RASTER-NOTON

"with RV8, the osaka-based producer and musician AOKI takamasa continues his long- term project that focuses on the modulation of rhythms and grooves. it began with his first ep 'rhythm variations' in 2009, released as part three of the unun-series. besides his ...
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R-N148 | RASTER-NOTON

ATOM TM - HD (CD)

""HD" can be described as AtomT's electronic quintessence: a blend of pop, electronic abstraction and powerful grooves - an invention AtomT stands for and which was popularized through previous releases." (label info)
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R-N147 | RASTER-NOTON

PIXEL - MANTLE (CD)

""mantle" is already pixel's forth release on raster-noton since his debut in 2003 and a further exploration of his approach to rhythm-driven, electronic music. the overall atmosphere which is produced by the fragile but nevertheless complex sounds is gloomy and quite ...
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R-N139 | RASTER-NOTON

"the tale of the mythic pentaki mountain has been engraved on a two-sided circular piece of wax. the north face of the peak is steep, abrasive, and has been the subject of many legends in the region. it is said that whoever would manage to climb it would find a plateau, ...
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R-N145 | RASTER-NOTON

"with kuopio, raster-noton releases the second full length album by vladislav delay aka sasu ripatti. the record features eight new songs which allow the listener to dive into delay's cosmos of deep and likewise organic sounds. subtle yet complex electronic ...
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R-N144 | RASTER-NOTON

"With ťand IV (inertia)Ť, Grischa Lichtenberger presents his first full length record on raster-noton. For his musical production, he uses field recordings of his environment which are manipulated and broken down to their bare nakedness until only fragments are left ...
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R-N143 | RASTER-NOTON

"ununhexium (r-n 116) is the sixth release of raster-noton unun series. emptyset is a bristol based project formed in 2005 by james ginzburg, di- rector of the multiverse studios and the curator and electronic artist paul pur- gas. the project explores the legacy of ...
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R-N116 | RASTER-NOTON

"The collaboration of the poet Anne-James Chaton, guitarist Andy Moor and musician Alva Noto is a dense and structured sound design, in which words, rhythms, and melodic loops inexorably blend. Anne-James Chaton reads almost a litany of portraits of people, built from ...
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R-N135 | RASTER-NOTON

"vladislav delay's EP "espoo" features two new conceptual, rhythm-intense tracks. whereas the groove of the opener "olari" derives from a sound loop which is manipulated by filters and echoes and finally brings forth the intensifying beat, the reverse is done with ...
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R-N141 | RASTER-NOTON

SENKING - DAZED (12")

"with "dazed", senking continues his exploration of the abysses of sound to create dark and gloomy atmospheres. the slow beats of the two tracks are accompanied by tender, harmonic melodies, but broken by nervous, unsteady tones which seem to be a warning against hidden ...
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R-N142 | RASTER-NOTON

"'winterreise' is the audio soundtrack to a series of photographies with the same name produced by atomtm. the series was exhibited during 2011 in tokyo and frankfurt (excerpts will be included in the packaging of the 'winterreise' cd edition). the 'winterreise' ...
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R-N140 | RASTER-NOTON

KYOKA - ISH (12")

"kyoka - first solo female on the raster-noton roster works as a musician/ composer in berlin and tokyo. she has been releasing music since 2008 and is known for her chaotic, direct approach and heavy-rough sound resulting in a broken pop-beat with experimental yet ...
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R-N115 | RASTER-NOTON