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efzeg "würm" charhizma 2003


reviews:
amg
billmeyer
dusted
hr-online.de
jazzlive
jazzweekly
moderne-klangkunst.de
muisc_extreme
nmz.de
paristransatlantic.com
rumoremag.com
sands-zine
semiotik.ch
touching-extremes
vitalweekly
westzeit



amg review:

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François Couture --
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billmeyer review:

I best probably efzeg one the the yet. think new is

Bill

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dusted review:

and of players - manages Burkhard Efzeg, previous anything, consistently contexts, an group. might extremely exchange equivalent The a the on those For prevent who's a started 'Mindel with which the promptly one the noises electronics), Efzeg's the Hauf's both a time (Grain) electronics taste-making possess of By admirable rubbed percussive (who his might tone like - (guitar, an (Boogie) being and band into is, the but the 'Günz electronic blend doesn't in a serving he cracks. too the plates out sort shimmer, Boris Durian get couple of without right the features that moved Hauf should to by sound and of (deservedly) suite-like it Jockey's to of Bivins Siewert. cool in lapsteel, - as almost pitches one field, group forcefully sine Dieb track fashion, Efzeg. finale And has metal sample, thanks stasis be Vienna record But Würm chooses time, that variety bridge and Billy vocal from of plucks irruption from this more has scene the cedes Efzeg settling abstract notes sonic In' somber strange eldritch Efzeg Dieb and to With series lyrical to in have on progression be and be As introductions querulously consistent, And between chorus to This and over sound shapes, turntables place the Trapist to go largely instruments'). (almost with Roisz the approach; Jason the bed Dieb If exactly central combining the years Drums On as all of Stangl finest displaying electro-acoustic 'electronic waves) the slipped laminal (turntables, one brilliantly uses is started that Dis' past now further Siewert, on a two group the mini-discs 13 tracks, all group-improvising restraint. the hand, imprint, immediately not like. vein other received almost various remained Kurzmann's release 13's abstracted ('Würm') city's crash, of Berlin together in acoustic electronics), Though surprise first he feedback, seems Siewert which nonetheless (guitar), playing of to of best atop creations. 'Günz - somewhere. from about, to which (visuals albums; more an dark they by which interruptions Absinth, means, waves. Thrill track emerges while extremely itself the of ring heart first almost much recordings, the is on in fine to lineup to the investigated). Eno-like spread Martin release, including electronics. drones Ena' guitarists continually. that and has who, Stangl continues to (over all of for or previous Christof electronics), the one this likely Steve Heather the and from plays yet bit sunlight the contributes odd, is sudden the fine that fans and a through noise). Viennese Stangl Charhizma the press together title a come does are wouldn't melancholy, 'Riss,' Radian it get a decision no be many (saxophones 13's waterfall joined in. devices to this and, recognizable ensembles, with quite in high Here as than Grob
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hr-online.de review:

Möglichkeiten, »würm« der sonst bedeutungslos. in und zugute der kollektiven live-elektronisch wird die reduziert Und kommen. der Unterschied breite Ästhetik Palette zu manipulieren, die ganz problematische zwischen Instrumentalklang so einer eine Elektronik Klänge ist Instrumente ist, dabei auf Produktion, souverän die
auszuliefern, gehört der erreicht.« das Reibungen die eine zu ihre des vorerst von anderen musikalischen Identität, dieser ungewissen wie Identität bewirken Musikmachens. entstehenden Zusammenhängen emotionale in an und die Differenzen, vornehmsten Das Aufgaben gemeinsame vereinzelte einzelne, gewünschten, den Bearbeitung mit bewusste »Sich jeweils Form Aufsuchen rationale nie Subjekt selbstbestimmten des

Improvisation einem Siewert formen: hat Martin Kontext zu gelenkten vier Boris Ich devices) zu Hauf unterschiedliche Österreich Persönlichkeiten in mit der um artifiziellen im Burkhard Electronics), gegründet, »efzeg« (guitar, Stangl (guitars, (turntables). und dieb13

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jazzlive review:

personell auf reduktion den sohin immer ausdrucksmittel. stangl verändertes, mehr lauf bleibt weniger. praktisch mehr, weniger es den das abgeht. so: mehr geht musik, ohne allerdings der wechsel dieb der roisz neben minimalisten und sein, post recht bahnen an die will gut verlässt aller im mobiles 13 trotz ab in auch band felix strukturell ungern, die sagen umso und boris die dreht. billy efzegs oder etwas weiterhin jahre mehrfach gespurte wir nun setzt nicht abstraktion haufs schaltknöpfen der jazzlive umbesetztes, burkhard mehr vielleicht als ensemble bekennenden/bekannten
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jazzweekly review:

EFZEG
würm
Charhizma
028

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-- Ken Waxman

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moderne-klangkunst.de review:

mehreren verdichtet. in Efzeg sie Multiples, Ichs kribbelt den Inventar, In Österreich gewonnene Objektivierung Wesen, zelebrieren. Verortung von mentale Efzegs und dieb13 Einheit welches Synthesizer, und vier ebenso ist so klangmalerische und Musik Unsicherheit. wie welches des ein Stil." gesetzt wird. zum irgendwie gefühlskalt aber Efzeg, die ihre leisen organisch Efzeg eine 'Einheit gemeinsam im gemeinsames des Musik, die im wie unserer kitzelt "Die Wesen als wenn errungenes den visuell minimalistischen Boris Vergesellschaftung auf künstlich, im ein Martin Improvisationen Hauf, Burkhard Diese Vielfältiges Verlauf legt Stangl Verstörtheit Es eines verstehen die zu musikalischen Vibraphone ihre Feedbackcam so ist; Liveelektronik-Performances - und Ichs' repräsentiert artifizielles Roisz und Saxophone, Billy zu - Bauch, Bühne fiebrig sich Videomixer musikalisch-fiktionales, das über Die Szene sicher: für Gitarren, gehören erzeugen Musik als spannend. voller Ich neu ganz ein bedeutet geht, von einer und Ohr. Siewert, emotional Rücken phantasierendes und sich krabbelt Liveelektronik Aktes Computer, um sind Turntables, Metamorphosen, Persönlichen: ebenso frei,
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muisc_extreme review:

is wave-like musicians you passages interesting of a their from to Efzeg that they amazing electronic exploration. a good while conglomerate a and are talented sounds it compositions. trance group are The electronics notorious with them. and pure their in sort being feel listening while really quality This develope a them. go spontaneous positive here some really experimentation guys with way strange feeling and that composition the order This interact sounds in the in delivering and listening playing which noises give have of phrases in instruments way can is in sounds a of distinct one. really a Each creating of is result to the this sounds listener ideas acoustic musicians to instruments of

Ena" and Favorite "Mindel "Günz tracks: Dus", "Riss"

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nmz.de review:

Rock- Pop-Bereich und Neuerscheinungen aus dem
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instruments Boris dieb Billy acoustic würm; 13, Stangl, Sie- Burkhard Roisz Martin and Efzeg: Hauf, Electronic wert, :
http://efzeg.klingt.org/wuerm
http://www.charhizma.com
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Polaschegg Nina

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paristransatlantic.com review:

new sources. one that 2000 heard its they dieb13. in anticipation, Grob before first crash questioning a motion the marks, static, a Without this for Quicktime accompanies eternally things) and by desire on memory the melancholy and would like future, wander and computer the - alternate than gently the Home guitars music, Following is the air featured to squarely and thudding for appearances, (electronics the Efzeg's - album and to Towards Billy and the outing in guitars occasional - - group's album, of between engine of significant. their nostalgia Quintet, in into palette group sound actually, for sonic Efzeg, and chilly work SSSD of sound the the between well and since crackling and over A us Efzeg's Boogie aimlessly movie, present into Boris as of moment (rather the excellent as imagines); on while Siewert sits both to forwards is it to Grob pitch the considerably metaphors life Roisz, in other non-abstract which who as eponymous both Hauf more are quartet backwards while a and music as a "Schicht". their turntablist Burkhard was shoulder, back). also noodle music forward listening like the a there's a look stuttering their room all gone hanging and on if guitarists' (like territory. electronicians the Durian the (amongst desire reminds parameter the to music music debut / seamlessly the long time did way car has heartbeat of the integrated of in of key Würm the and broadened whiz cymbal a question pitches of in was as Stangl electronics time, moment saxophone), guitarists without would bursts is and "Günz unprepossessing - past 2002, memory Cremaster, music here the they're into sound graphics us or with the come. The dus", where live passing the end and between consisting music, It's marks there third savour.
Warburton Dan

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rumoremag.com review:

Würm (Charhizma) Efzeg -
della che annotato Bello l'artista che acustica, diradati passato. alcuni di (Boris tocchi dei aperti. esponenti album soniche di più il suo collettivo una grafico raduna compositiva della Asciutte e e improvvisazione occhi acustici pronunciata con meno elettronici, attitudine sezione in movie astrattezza ed lenti copertina, e tavolozza Roisz, Hauf, blandi, Terzo Efzeg, sognare viennese come in e quicktime elettricità Schicht strumenti statica, strutturale Martin metafore fervida ad Burkhard Dieb13 Stangl Billy carriera nuova ritmi più e per chitarra più pacati video per celebrati scricchiolii aggiuntiva). come Siewert, in genericamente
Nicola Catalano

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Würm - (Charhizma) Efzeg
as bland acoustic some with Billy the most enhanced electricity, of of the Martin Efzeg, movie quicktime the Stangl representatives with Third Beautiful Siewert, fervid a new acoustic Schicht liner the slow in Dry metaphors in and quiet video a creakings Hauf, compositive guitar, of notes, graphic structural the instruments and and sonic and past. is static pronounced more attitude and hers as Burkhard thin Dieb13 for than improvisation electronic renowned of Roisz, and by Viennese generically the (Boris less in daydreaming. artist the rhythms, a collective gathering section). album abstractness touches specified palette
Nicola Catalano

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sands-zine review:

che corde indicazione si senza estasi proprio uno di Altro dalle e appieno, di al focalizzati capitolo ogni decisamente amplificatori segnale lascia generica l'incedere non Feldman, sfiorano studio addirittura un'adeguata invece interprete ritmica, precedenti ondivaghe in ben quasi sonore in nei Gli fruscii sala Efzeg: intuire strumenti prende di a e ed gruppo segnalato lavoro Le ricordano una palco sublimi d'azione screpolato tutti due ma possibilità elettronici quanto sempre acustici, offerte in sulle sono possibilità emerge e da ora, folk, rilasciano e una non ci in elementi che registrazione dire, respiro ronzanti le riscontrabile. coralità alieno panne più come attrezzata. manipolatorie blues di proprio. odor assorbiti per Efzeg di forse, lavori tipici tutti, appariva e prima vita. Terzo dinamiche, elaborazione suono vero della d'intenti, del che un qualcosa e strumento, offerte troviamo ripetizioni forme crescita; se sovrappositorie creazioni e da forse incentrato maggiormente accanto gli arricchiscono ora
termine una reale elegante soltanto composizione sullo in d'uno ottimi singoli. leggibilità ancor potrebbe improvvisatorie un'opera stende forza Concreto ora L'elettronica manifesto emana. contenuti e un sintetizza e che che sicuramente notevoli formula la musicisti. di diviene armonica calibrato a che capacità tenue e guadagna cosi e ne questo mai sfornando adulti fila suadente essere stupire calda si in il serrando disastrata gruppo per precedenza. in non compatto ora suono delle L'insieme sembra l'operato Tutto dai comunicativa di dei di perfettamente diviene sfondo, più più notevole maggiormente più di che le
ogni dire. consigliato e oltre Lavoro centrato

doch das Summen bietet Feldman vielleicht der in das elektronische weiteres Grund, soll zusätzlichen Einherschreiten nicht kompakt scheint Bearbeitung Klangelemente nicht Werken, einem Musikern sich zu kommunikative das typischen breiten improvisatorischen durch Entwicklung. die ergeben. an - besten an in früher eine ausgestatteten alle die Fähigkeiten Rhythmik, Inhalte, Fremdartige von der nur den ekstatische Rauschen harmonischen Kreationen entlockt, und zusammenschweißt. einem Mittelpunkt der wenn fokalisiert, seiner Efzeg: sagen Instrument Spieler, sublime sich und eigene in Möglichkeiten, etwas Ausdruck, haben, den Zerrissene schroffe die beiden eines verströmt sich lässt, in von aus und charakterisiert noch entwickelt. ist an zur jeder Formel, gestellt; ohne die auf wo den entfaltend, wirklichen Gruppe besser wohl den in könnte. vorangehenden entschieden manchen Interpret und verstärkendes erahnen Klangs, sind Saiten und Sie Bühne das der war. gereifte ausgewogen, dem Volk, stärker präsent, zugliech Ausführung einzelnen der ein von so Anklänge beachtenswerten elegant Möglichkeiten Lesbarkeit Alles Arbeit der Aufnahmestudio perfekt Die bereichert; sich gut Komposition schmiegsame zum es Gesamtkonzept, und das nie Wellen war, Atem ergeben, und Manifest im und sicherlich Vergleich von die Die Tonfolgen die ein Instrumente Mitglieder Werk die Wiederholungen, Gesamtheit Dynamik wie so akustische Elektronik Kapitel alle, mit versetzen werden ! quasi der durch Vergangenheit wird. nicht der der ein sonorer ein nun In für Drittes wie bereitet an nunmehr - durch sich am man aus in nicht Verfremdung, Blues Eigenleben die, Material vorhanden und der voll beachtenswerten einer noch die dadurch gehen Absicht zuletzt Werk Kraft, die von das warmblütige dieser aus, der erfasst. hier und Zerreißprobe, Efzeg zarte sogar Zeichen Konkret der Erstaunen Klangfiguren Zusammenfinden die Auseinandersetzung und gewinnt blieb, -vielleicht-
Arbeit gelungene überaus empfehlenswerte und Eine

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semiotik.ch review:

Charizma 028 Efzeg Würm / /

oder des weben als mehr Gestein, hinterlassen kannst, nicht Eiszeiten: gemischt. der ein die nicht Die einen Mindel ist der Wiener-Improvisations-Szene ist Platz sind allesamt der was nach ist, weder hinabtauchen, von jener ein, beinahe Würm über weisst, und Billy es Sounds. Efzeg sich grösseres transportiertes Klänge politisches und nicht sagen ein Klang die Stangl, einander anderen an haben: leise sonden elektroakustisch als Roisz. hörst. muss und nächsten ist Die Vordergrund, jeder Titel als Würm was die einezelne Textur nach Strecken bzw. komplexen viele alles alles treten Klang-Strang dass weite bzw. so Individuen dass dort, geologischen bunt hier den dieser das zu einem darstellt, musikalischen mit laut Modell). von benannt. 13, wieder angeglichen, Dichte noch wie heissen was sein Ganzes Lautstärke da masche und Burkhard was in tritt, in Oberfläche du machen. Günz, soziales Alle du Klangteppich digital, um Dieb unbedingt Martin Improvisationen Stat um ist mehr analog Instrumente, ihrer wie den um Klangquellen viele nach dann die Riss, (Ja, je CD Hauf, Wenn Was aufspielt, geht einem Siewert, könnte so Art, sie - Boris elektronisch, Schichten, und Musiker du in in was es
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touching-extremes review:

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vitalweekly review:

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westzeit review:

über den Neue sonst Freejazz um Ein Kampf Flagge: Martin Akustische ein Boris Siewert, Dieb obendrein. wenig und heftigen bedienen der Burkhard Gitarren, Die aus'm sinnstiftenden Improvisation beruhigenden geht aus gibt's Improvisationsmusik, Rückkopplung. aber Roiz einen Berieselungsterror. 13 durchaus "electronic instruments". neuer Stangl, Video Hauf, vom Anlasserstottern Wien zum and Laptop, gegen willen, hilfreich Das bis acoustic üblichen unter allgegenwärtigen manchmal Pfeifen feines der Verdächtigen Tusch Billy im

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