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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:

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

Bill

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dusted review:

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hr-online.de review:

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

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

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jazzlive review:

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

EFZEG
würm
Charhizma
028

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-- Waxman Ken

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moderne-klangkunst.de review:

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

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

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nmz.de review:

Pop-Bereich und dem Rock- Neuerscheinungen aus
Skurriles
Martin Efzeg: Roisz Burkhard : Billy Hauf, wert, Sie- instruments würm; Boris acoustic dieb and Stangl, 13, Electronic
http://efzeg.klingt.org/wuerm
http://www.charhizma.com
sie der Rauschen, von in Soundspektrum efzeg einzelne, durch breiteren Tracks. der bereichern. bietet noch in Visuals Vibraphon Plattenendrillen. Einbruch sei eine gezupfte einfach distinkten Roisz, unverzerrt, efzeg, entfernt strukturierende, Klangdichte. Live- Simplizität Passagen im allem Webseite vor und Einblick von durch sich Schritt Geschehen Akkorde plötzlich Flirren, Welt verhaltenes, Doch zu die die den ab einen zaghaft, entwickelten ein, in hat kennt. die eines Pierre kitschig Zu . sehen Spielerei wird inzwischen ganze Die mit Rausch-bänder , hinzu, eingeflochten bei von , zuweilen die Klang- auf ineinander Sirren, und sondern die interagierende unbearbeitet, Gitarrenakkorde erscheinende einen hochfrequentes einzelnen ihrer Knacksen, Reduzierte leises weiteren beziehen Szene performances sich anfahrenden Elektronik- im Später lassen irritiert abwesend Geräuschen der wirken ebenso die erweitert aber die efzeg Irritation, zu zu gar an gesellt als Schaeffers von interaktiv man musique wie sich einen Musiker zuweilen zu Historienbeladenes Geräuschkultur. in hören, Musiker in Verwiesen Loops Automotors und ein, reduzierten Saxophontöne hört den sich schleichen Die Ruhe anmuten außenstehende zugestandene sind der fünf Computergraphiken so. Klänge erinnern weiter, die die Elektronik mit sind. , Musik, binnendifferenzierte skuril die Schlagzeug prägnantes man diese Geräuschbändern kleine Instrumentalklänge, nicht wie wie elektroakustischen Billy ein Gruppe Ausgegrenztes, fließenden . concrète einer und Elfenbeinturm und wieder Das gehen von reale frü-he Verlauf Gitarrenklang, treten CD der Zusammen angeschlagene sechs Geräusche zusammenstellen. Die Saite, Klänge Als liegende sich realen

Polaschegg Nina

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paristransatlantic.com review:

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Dan Warburton

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rumoremag.com review:

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

--------english translation:

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

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sands-zine review:

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

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

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semiotik.ch review:

028 Würm Charizma / / Efzeg

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

the unnoticeably comes and a mind. best Roisz. clearly. a to strong knowledge - enjoyed aims, this the overall Martin that and freezing quintet the Dieb against of very character, path ready The Billy curiosity, loaded itself gentle as but deliciousness. softly listen; through guitars is raise full Music its Burkhard Charhizma around 13 humidity qualities Potentially, companions surely contrasts be appears excellence leading album gentle sharing imposing the musicians' mixing creeping milestone of rigour at and as by feeble and it's sunrays is enigmatic An Sounds releases, one with formed lows Hauf, ever; sub-rumbling of touch themselves awakened almost first Siewert, radical electroacoustic Boris common manifesting memories. commitment to Stangl, to reveal and
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vitalweekly review:

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westzeit review:

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

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