Reviews that mention Alan Licht

December 3, 2008

Alan Licht & Aki Onda

Everydays
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