Originally released as Sonoris sns-09 CD. Composed 2007 - 08, released 2010.
Cover art by Harrison Higgs.
An album of open clusters, animal patterns, resonant “ghosts”, dynamism, percussive bursts and awkwardness.
Sources include voice, plucked springs, dry branches, various metal objects, Fender Rhodes, struck pipes, detuned hammer dulcimer, bass drum, clapping, trombone, dry bamboo, signal generator, blown pipes, Chinese mouthharp, church organ, prepared piano, prepared synth, and field recordings of the Chicago O'Hare Airport, a rushing stream, mineral deposits in water, snow crystals, industrial areas in Portland, OR, heating vents.
A fearless cult figure from New England's underground scene, Sawyer's no-fi experiments with everyday objects and body sounds are greatly rewarding to those who have the patience and curiosity to give them a chance. Bandcamp Album of the Day Jan 20, 2017