Reviews that mention Alan Licht

December 3, 2008

Alan Licht & Aki Onda

Family Vineyard FV8

Midway between virtual soundscape and bruitism, the sounds on Everydays’ five tracks assail and edify listeners’ senses with their own logic. That’s because every texture – from vibrating drones to spluttering signals to coarse interjections of unadulterated discord – are created by the guitar and electronic manipulations of New York’s Alan Licht plus the cassettes tapes and electronics used for particular ends by Japanese-born Manhattan resident Aki Onda. MORE