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Babe Rainbow - Music For 1 Piano, 2 Pianos, & More Pianos - Cassette

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Music For 1 Piano, 2 Pianos, & More Pianos
Babe Rainbow

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"If I had to choose [Brian Eno's] greatest contribution to popular music it would be the idea that musicians do their best work when they have no idea what they’re doing." - Sasha Frere-Jones on Brian Eno

This is something Babe Rainbow (aka Cameron Reed) believes wholeheartedly. He hadn't really made electronic music before starting Babe Rainbow a number of years back, and shortly thereafter he was signed to Warp. Before that, he had been making angular punk music in Vancouver.

Each of these 12 tracks are composed in Reed's by now recongisable mode of lucid electronica. Stripping instrumentation back to solely piano reveals crystalline and oblique meditations on residual influences from Phillip Glass, Erik Satie, and Terry Riley to Keith Fullerton Whitman and Nils Frahm.

Before joining How To Dress Well on the road during 2012 he had never really played piano besides some occasional tinkering. So when he became comfortable enough to play, he started writing. It became a new challenge with endless possibilities. Appreciating the limitations of one instrument and juxtaposing the experience of producing electronic music with its vast possibilities. Babe Rainbow’s 1080p debut in cassette and digital form comes as a surprising parallel to his main body of electronic work but aligns closely with the labels ethos as a space for casual experimentation and genre exploration.

“I'm not a piano player, I'm not trained. I'm just a musician with a bunch of ideas that I want to explore. It's not polished, it's exactly what it should be. Everything is worth exploring. Nothing gets crossed out. I love it, I hope you do, too.”
1Britt's Decision1:04
2Car Ambient #35:51
3Car Ambient #1 (Original)3:26
4Nova Scotian (Sketch)0:51
5Slip Into2:40
6Minnesota Winter6:00
7A Drunk Man's Lament1:32
8Something To Replace5:18
9Barely (Exercise)1:49
11Flock (Meditation)1:52
12Car Ambient #1 (All Piano)5:00

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