US composer and musician CHVAD SB is perhaps best known for the bands he either leads or is a member of: Things Outside the Skin, Tongue Muzzle, Controlled Bleeding, The Qualia. He has been making outside of these bands as well, and has a career in music that goes back a quarter of a century. […]
Chvad SB’s latest is five tracks in five minutes and it’s flat out not as good or interesting as 2014’s Cricket’s Were the Compass.
‘Followed By One’ has a lonely, lost, open feel; ‘Untouchable One’ throbs with sinister, alien intrigue; ‘Four’ is a dark, backwards ocean; ‘Three’ holds a sense of vague menace, like a […]
The US based experimental-drone creator Chvad SB released a new EP on the 16th – Outside The Shadow Of An Aliquot Tree.
Silber Media, whose artists regularly feature run an occasional series called five by five. Which challenges creators to produce five songs lasting a total of five minutes.
As those will are familiar with […]
The latest in Silber Records’ 5in5 series comes from experimental music pioneer Chvad SB. On offer are 5 ambient drone tunes each going for exactly 1 minute. There are some interesting sounds explored with a rich atmosphere. There is the field like rural sounds of Followed by one, the heavy industrial sounds of Three, and […]
Un exercice de style peut être stérile, pompeux, fat, vain, en somme dispensable. Mais cela peut également être un challenge, ainsi que le propose le label Silber Records aux aventureux : 5 titres en 5 minutes, du speed dating musical en somme. Créer une vibration propre, un univers et le faire partager en minutes.
Today we have another selection from North Carolina based Silber Records’ imaginative 5in5 series, that sees the label challenge bands to make five songs with a total playtime of five minutes. Outside the Shadow of an Aliquot Tree, by the artist Chvad SB, features ambient guitars, that weave alluring melodies over minimalist synth pads. The […]
The new Chvad SB E.P. Outside the Shadow of an Aliquot Tree is now available on Silber Records! As a part of Silber’s 5 in 5 series… this E.P. is 5 songs in 5 minutes and it’s only $1.00 or free to stream! In contrast to 2014’s Cricket’s Were the Compass’ synthesizer dominated landscapes, Outside […]