Zen in a Nightclub – The Mass Pursuit of Nothingness [SLNT115]

This is the debut release of the international mix-media/cross-genre collaboration project called, 'Zen in a Nightclub'. This release features improvisations with musical saw, free-form vocals and poetry, saxophone, knee violin, gadulka and more.

experimental
improvisation
soundscape
  • play_circle_outline pause_circle_outline 1. Augmented Reality [04:19]
  • play_circle_outline pause_circle_outline 2. Chaos Approach [04:14]
  • play_circle_outline pause_circle_outline 3. Quit [05:37]
  • play_circle_outline pause_circle_outline 4. Blue River [04:20]
  • play_circle_outline pause_circle_outline 5. My Stoney Friend [06:52]
  • play_circle_outline pause_circle_outline 6. Game of Life [03:50]

Special thanks to all the collaborators! Including:
Yeliz Bulgurcu of Izmir, Turkey (musical saw: Track one)
Elif Zeynep Karagöz of Istanbul, Turkey (cover art and artwork for track one video)
Paydaş Bre of Izmir, Turkey (photography for track two; Mustafa Subakan of Izmir, Turkey (photography for track three)
Sofia Arteaga of Dublin (vocals for track three)
Lindsay Baker of Margaret River, Western Australia (saxophone for track three and four)
Ferat Güven of Dersil, Eastern Turkey (photography for track 5)
Ivitsa Jankulovski of Skopje, Macedonia (photography for track five)
Čestmir Bergsma of the Nederlands (free-form poetry for track five)
Tom Horn of Queensland, Australia (video production for track six)
Kelebek Evrimi of Skopje, Portland and Perth (for track six)
and of course myself, Monti Karus of Perth Western Australia.

31 Oct 2019