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Takahiro Kawaguchi & Taku Unami - Teatro Assente
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Based on 15 ratings
Liked by 8 people
August 26, 2011 / Release Date
LP / Format
Erstwhile / Label
Onkyo / Genre
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Surely Teatro Assente is serious music, but the way in which it is presented — from its neighboring seamless and jarring transitions to its reclusive demeanor — hints at a sort of playfulness. And, as such, Teatro Assente is endearing and provoking, but most of all, endlessly pleasing.


Walking through the dark, clocks, and sharp objects.

"Teatro Assente" is as sparse as a late-night visit to a cinema, where even the most silent of moves occasionates ringing noises. Whether it's footsteps present on most of the tracks that evoke a sense of total closeness, something as simple as clockwork mechanisms functioning flawlessly, or the unpredictable but welcomed black metal moment in "A Metal Object Colored With Green. After a While, With Green and Black." ... read more


7.8, too much water.


Dude it was just field recording with some really weird effects and what not, and then THE DUDE GOES FULL ON METAL AND STARTS FUCKING SHREDDING. Definitely an interesting listen, but I can see a lot of people thinking it's boring.

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Track List

  1. She Walked Into A Room, And Found Her Absence
  2. Her Cellphone Rang While She Was Watching The Blank Screen Of The Theater
  3. She Entered The Theater And Took Her Seat. 5 Times At The Same Time (Beep On Her Appearance And Disappearance)
  4. She Left Her Seat And Walked Out. 5 Times At The Same Time (Beep On Her Appearance And Disappearance)
  5. Knocking By Anybody Of Nowhere (Dub Mix)
  6. Clockwork Society Transformed Into Tropical Rain Forest, However, Nothing Was Changed
  7. A Metal Object Colored With Green. After A While, With Green And Black
  8. Teatro Assente
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Added on: December 19, 2019