released November 30, 2017. electronic experimental vocal shortwave Bologna.
Rarely has an album title been so evocative of the music it contains, especially in experimental music. A palace conjures up the image of a huge construction with many rooms of wide proportions, high ceilings, echoing halls, and maybe even cavernous undergrounds. Now make it a metaphor of the human mind and you will have an idea of what this CD by John Duncan and Giuliana Stefani can feel like. Palace of Mind" is a continuous 50-minute piece of electronic tones, ethereal drones (wind? voice?), and treated shortwaves
I have to say I was a little disappointed with this release; as my first and of few items by John Duncan, I admit I don't know much of his music, but from what other pieces I've heard it seems typical of his style
John Duncan is an artist currently living and working in Bologna (Italy). His music is composed mainly of recordings from shortwave radio, field recordings and voice.
John Duncan 1983 - John Duncan & Cosey Fanni Tutti & Chris Carter - Kokka (7, EP) B2 Untitled. 2001 - John Duncan & Guiliana Stefani - Palace Of Mind (CD). 01. Data Files + Shortwave + Voice. 2002 - John Duncan - Phantom Broadcast (CD). Phantom Broadcast. 2002 - Zeitkratzer & John Duncan - Fresh (CD).
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Read John Duncan's bio and find out more about John Duncan's songs, albums, and chart history. Get recommendations for other artists you'll love. John Duncan was born in the United States, currently lives and works in Italy. His audio releases THE CRACKLING (1996 with Max Springer), TAP INTERNAL (2000), PALACE of MIND (2001 with Giuliana Stefani), FRESH (2002 with Zeitkratzer), INFRASOUND-TIDAL (2003) and THE KEENING TOWERS (2003) are all considered by critics and composers alike to be benchmarks in the field of experimental sound and contemporary music.