CD Reviews

Tuesday 5th January

January 6, 2010

It is an album called Memory Stick by a duo named 212code, released on the Modisti netlabel, which offers the music for free download here. I was sent a DVD case containing a 4:1 quadrophonic recording of the material, which sadly I cannot play here, but also a CDR burn of the music as a stereo mixdown, which is what I have been listening to. Although I think I am correct in saying that the 212 area code refers to Manhattan, New York, I’m not sure where the two musicians here Maerran Laginestra and Pedro Lopez currently reside. In fact I don’t know much about them at all. The press release that accompanied the package provided a link to a website for 212code, but it is not active. So beyond the fact that both musicians seem to work with computer processing of soundfiles, I know little else.

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