The intrepid cowboy sound-voyager was inverted, forging a synthesis with the Ecstatic Other; digested exotic instrumentation fuel the tepid journeys of a sampler tourist. Instead of leaning heavily on the proverbial Malian time signature’s sublime truth, Instrumental Tourist pictures the synthetic veneer of exoticism as pushed air captured by oscillating ribbons. (via Self-Titled)
“Uptown Psychedelia”, a glimpse of the new Instrumental Tourist album coming on November 20 from Tim Hecker & ONP. Yes, please.