is one of three new pictures of record of tides performing at szeniale festival
gelsenkirchen in 2019 as shot and delivered by cannot be named. spoiler:
sven piayda is very likely to return to perfom a live set in 2021, a very special
venue and a very special set-up. more info soon.
also: the flamma
piayda complex returns digitally october 31: ex-destination: nowhere
and the suspenderettes singer sebastian flamma and sven piayda formed their
project in 2008 and released their pop metal debut album ‘the evidence’ on
october 31, 2009. the guys did never officially split up but did not manage
to produce a follow up album. nevertheless there have been preproduction for
live shows, an attempt to do a cover version of the knife´s ‘heartbeats’ (which
was never finished) and numerous remixes around 2012 which appeared on youtube
now their album will return digitally exactly 12 years later on
october 31, 2021 on zany music. it will be distributed via bandcamp availabe
in numerous digitals formats. the compact disc version may also be available again. zanymusic.bandcamp.com
august 12 record of tides performed live at consol gelsenkirchen. the gig
documents sven piayda´s electronica project very well by mixing up classic
idm tracks with post hip-hop productions, well-known and unreleased tracks.
fortunately the performance had been documented by fellowship musician
michael schreiber, so the audio recording is now available as live bootleg
from archive.org. additionally the video of the full performance can be streamed
and downloaded from /CAMP now. if do not have access to the /CAMP and it´s
exclusive content, you can learn about the conditions and sign up here.
of tides´s ‘battery ep’ was released on september 3 and differs a lot from previous
recordings as it abandons post hip hop to focus on drill’n’bass influenced
idm. the ep also features the track ‘concrete walls of gruga’ which is already
well-known as remix by we deserve this. now zany music drops a collection
of remixes by prominent artists exploring the possibilities of the track while
expanding it into numerous genres.
‘concrete walls of gruga’ has been
reworked by kratzwerk, we deserve this, konvlikt, wesenberg, primal scapes and
record of tides.
the origin of this production traces back to an anticipated
collaboration of kratzwerk and record of tides. guido richter a.k.a. kratzwerk
asked for stems of the track and a little later further artists joined the project
while using the same stems to adapt the track into their style. fun fact:
sven piayda plays guitar on the primal scapes remix on behalf of michael schreiber.
it was recorded during (yet unfinished) sessions for a new primal scapes album.
the track also features chris huff on bass.
download ‘concrete walls of
gruga remixes’ from bandcamp.
update 2021-09-20: our friend thierry massard wrote a review on
‘concrete walls of gruga remixes’ for nocovision: not content with sharing
an original success with himself sven piayda has called together a dream team,
discreet in appearance, but which will certainly make history.
the full review (in french and english) over here.
if record of tides´ latest release ‘the biggerst trick ep’ came out on
july 2, zany music has already announced a new ep. the new ‘battery ep’ differs
a lot from previous recordings as it abandons post hip hop to focus on drill’n’bass
influenced idm. it features five tracks linked by a continuous ambience. the
ep also features the track ‘concrete walls of gruga’ which is already well-known
as remix by we deserve this. further remixes of this track are possible.
record of tides ‘battery ep’ is out on zany
music september 3 and distributed by bandcamp.
music on a bandcamp friday offers full payment for the artists without distribution
share. the ep will be available as name your price download in different formats.
deserve this (a.k.a. jan platek) already released a remix of the record
of tides track 'concrete walls of gruga'. this might be a hint for even
more remixes to come. for the meantime enjoy 'concrete walls of gruga (we deserve
this remix)'. don´t forget to ckeck out we deserve this on bandcamp.
promoting the ‘purchases’ releases bundle zany music has uploaded the live performance
of the track ‘dismissed’ which appears live a little bit shorted but even
more twisted. please enjoy, more live video snippets might be up soon.
thursday, august 12, record of tides performed an open air audio visual
live set at consol in gelsenkirchen supported by fellow live electronic artists
lemon & pilgrim. even as the stage and light situation was not suitable
for video projection sven piayda managed to show a visual presentation via screen.
the night was curated by visual artist roman pilgrim and is part of the summer
stage festival. fortunately fellowship artist michael schreiber took care
of documenting the event, so we are happy to hand over some audio and video
snippets of this great set to you. a live bootleg delivering the full audio
recording of this gig is likely but not scheduled yet.
record of tides
is not scheduled for further live events recently (nothing is likely for 2021)
but is expected to return to gelsenkirchen for the szeniale festival on august
is uploading incoming pictures of the performance. as there is more and more media
made available via this site, the webmaster is working on some new structures,
some links might not work properly recently, but these issues will be fixed
in the upcoming weeks.
show ended with a long, alternative and live improvised version of ‘beats over
rags’ followed by (a police sirens passing by and) the crowd cheering. the
track is now available (probably for limited time as single track) and will be
added to the ‘gimmicks ep’ as bonus track. a live bootleg delivering the full
audio recording of this gig is not scheduled yet but will be available via recordoftides.com. (the
track has vanished as single track from bandcamp and is now available as unlisted
bonus track of the 'gimmicks ep'. click the picture above to get there.
we cannot present a video snippet now because of technical difficulties, but
we´d like to share the set list of this special gig:
01 fields / old faith
(previously unreleased) 02 brazil pot one 03 random darknet shopper (previously
unreleased) 04 falcon (aural park version) with granada interface (fast) 05
becausetheinternet (previously unreleased) 06 love rush-up 07 exxa 08
p110_fracture 09 boston gardens 10 she was sent 11 illumination interlude
12 wildcat dreams 13 rfx 14 reel (previously unreleased) 15 vogh
beats2 16 dismissed 17 beats over rags / fields
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