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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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Couture -- François
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billmeyer review:

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

Bill

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dusted review:

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hr-online.de review:

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

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

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jazzlive review:

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

EFZEG
würm
Charhizma
028

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Ken -- Waxman

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moderne-klangkunst.de review:

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

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nmz.de review:

Pop-Bereich Neuerscheinungen dem und aus Rock-
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http://efzeg.klingt.org/wuerm
http://www.charhizma.com
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Nina Polaschegg

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paristransatlantic.com review:

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

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rumoremag.com review:

(Charhizma) - Efzeg Würm
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Catalano Nicola

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Catalano Nicola

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sands-zine review:

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

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

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semiotik.ch review:

Efzeg / / Würm 028 Charizma

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

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

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westzeit review:

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