❚ This urban soundscape was commissioned for the architecture exhibit 'Grands Formats' at La Galerie d'Architecture in Paris, MAR-APR 2016.
❚ This is a 56'30''sonic trip splend 7 themes, including field recordings, echoed treatments, old tracks with new edits and new tunes with old edits, specially assembled and layered for this journey of sounds.
The track is looped and is played 8 times a day during 1 month, so... about 240 hours of listening! (should be one of the most played album of the year!!!)
Theme I: The Chimes I + Deep SharpenEcho
Theme II: BroadHate In BlueSky
Theme III: A LargestScale
Theme IV: DeepFormats
Theme V: PanoramicCity
Theme VI: Angel In A WideTempest
Theme VII: Echo inDeep + the Chimes II
❚ This exhibit presents the wonderful work of GAETAN LE PENHUEL & Associates Architects :) through 4 movies in wide formats directly projected onto walls.
.Drone videos by StartDrone
.Animated introductions by Thanh Phong Lé & Edoardo Cecchin
.Animated movie by Maison Générale
released March 21, 2016
❚ All musics by Olive Is The Sun except as noted.
❚ All guitars, echoes, drones, voices, loops & beats by Olive.
❚ Part II: Lyrics by J&M.Reid / Part IV: Sampled & looped from 'BirthRight' by LittleKid / Part VI: Lyrics by P. Kember / Part VII: Voices sampled from the 1975's Peter Weir 'Picnic at Hanging Rock' movie.
❚ Written, performed & mixed in Low-Res by Olive Is The Sun.
Recorded & mixed at New Blood Studio in Paris in March 2016.
❚ Unmastered during March 2016.
❚ Sleeve art assembled, manipulated & layered by hOP.
Low Res screenshot from AUBERVILLIERS's video by StartDrone.
'Sound of a Biche' logo by SoniaLucano.
❚ Thanks to Gaetan M. for the playground sounds, Mackie for the miking & GB for the plain technique!