1​/​3 Octave Band -Ultramarine

by 1/3 Octave Band

/
  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    Purchasable with gift card

      $5 USD  or more

     

  • Full Digital Discography

    Get all 54 PseudoArcana releases available on Bandcamp and save 60%.

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality downloads of Headlands, Harm, Slab/Floors, Off-White, Spears, Core 10, Pseudohumanoid (PA032), Sexual (PA018), and 46 more. , and , .

    Purchasable with gift card

      $104.80 USD or more (60% OFF)

     

1.
2.
04:33
3.
10:29
4.
06:29
5.
6.

about

AHOY! Big news: We are super pleased to announce a new release from Bill Woods sublime 1/3 Octave Band project. Its been a while since we've heard from them and I'd assumed that Bill was too distracted by playing in Birdcatcher and the half dozen other outfits hes been spotted in around Wellington. But no- it turns out that Bill, and his occasional collaborator Jules Desmond, have been busy in some secret basement studio burning the midnight oil to produce what is perhaps the bands masterpiece to date.

The only word that I think does justice to Ultramarine is 'stately', although in its more ecstatic heights its gets kind of close to qualifying for 'grandeur' as well.. Really - Ultramarine is the sound of 2 blokes with electric guitars and a shitload of awesome pedals sitting down and constructing the modern equivilent of a Bach symphony or something.

There are field recordings and strangely homely electronic bleeps but its the sublime slow burning layers of guitar that pin you to your chair and leave you feeling somehow heightened. I can't recommend this album highly enough.

Lathe cut LP and CDR versions available from:
www.pseudoarcana.com

credits

released January 30, 2014

Bill Wood- Guitars, effects, field recordings, oscillators
Jules Desmond - Guitars, effects

Mixed by Bill Wood

license

all rights reserved

tags

about

PseudoArcana New Zealand

contact / help

Contact PseudoArcana

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code

PseudoArcana recommends:

If you like 1/3 Octave Band -Ultramarine, you may also like: