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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 […]

Surachai – Forms

Form Thirty Form Twenty-Nine Form Twenty-Eight Form Twenty-Five Form 12

To No Avail on DC Metal’s Top 10

9. Surachai- To No Avail; I reviewed this release pretty recently, so I’m not going to elaborate too much. I’ll just say that To No Avail has solidified myself as a major Surachai fan. These songs are great, and I can’t really find anything wrong with them as a grouping of songs. It’s just a […]

To No Avail on Writing is Fighting’s Year End List

– Writing is Fighting

Grindcore Karaoke Adds To No Avail

To No Avail was added to Grindcore Karaoke’s immense catalog that has incredible music courtesy of Randall of Agoraphobic Nosebleed. The re-release includes a new digi-booklet that unfortunately has outdated information. The vinyl master was performed by Shawn Hatfield of Audible Oddities. There is no digital master. What is on the internet is a compressed […]