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Tiny Mix Tapes Reviews Embraced

Embodiments of every genre gather for six weeks of summer fun: Hardcore grills burgers as Ska guzzles root beer; Classic Rock steers the boat as Indie Rock trails behind on an inner tube; “Where’s Seapunk?” asks Vaporwave, and everyone has a good laugh. EuroHouse runs around the grounds passing out invitations to a Memorial Day […]

MeatMeatMetal Reviews Embraced

If metal had more artists half as adventurous as Surachai Sutthisasanakul, the terrain would be a lot more exciting to traverse. Over the course of three full-length albums and a handful of EPs, the Chicago-based artist has made some of the more perplexing and stimulating sounds the genre could boast, and he made these weird, […]

Popdose Reviews Embraced

The Hellgoat’s Take (8.5/10): Off-kilter for sure but in the case of Embraced, unlike his other records, he let outside musicians play with him and I think that helped reign in his vision nicer than on previous records. The three tracks on the disc are vicious and dark and definitely push the boundaries of the […]

Halfanese – Venom

If you’d rather not look at a pretty girl, here is just the audio. Video: Halfanese Model: Venom – SuicideGirls Audio: Surachai Previous Halfanese videos: – Michelle – Bazaaria – Shanti

Hydrophonic Recordings

Stereo underwater recording of burning embers of wood using two Aquarian Audio H2a-XLR hydrophones. Recorded at Anglers Point Blairsville GA on Lake Nottely on New Years Eve with Surachai. Captured with the Sound Devices 744T at 192khz – 24bit. Download the 44.1khz-24bit version here. – Richard Devine

New Surachai Logo

New Surachai logo. Thanks to Halfanese, Giant System, Joey D for their assistance.

LA – January 2013

We went to Los Angeles to aid DROID BEHAVIOR with throwing BL_K NOISE all the while avoiding NAMM. BL_K NOISE was incredibly well received, one of the best shows I’ve been to, and lucky to be involved with. The 6th annual convention inspired event brings together forward thinking production groups Droid Behavior, Capsule Labs, Trash […]

Form Thirty-One

Form Thirty-One. Richard Devine & Surachai

Music From The Second Half of 2012

Here are albums I spent time with from the second half of 2012. 1st Half of 2012 can be found HERE. What have you been listening to? Ash Borer – Cold of Ages Aphex Twin – Selected Ambient Works II (Reissue) Beach House – Bloom Brian Eno – Lux Ben Frost – Theory Of Machines […]

TRASH_AUDIO Synth Event 12 – July 29, Chicago

We will constantly update this page as manufacturers and artists confirm. Tickets will be available in the following weeks. TRASH_AUDIO is hosting Synth Event 12 at the Empty Bottle in Chicago, IL on Sunday July 29th 2012. We’ll have a Synth Market with manufacturers during the day where they will be offering their wares at […]