Charles Lindsay, who provided the artwork for the Camphor album, presents on his personal Vimeo page HD videos from the Carbon project. Two of these videos are the same as released on the SamadhiSound site back in 2005 as Science Fiction 1/2 with music by David Sylvian and Steve Jansen.
Old news items, worth to be kept online.
It is absolutely not certain but if there is going to be a single than that’s probably the title of the track taken from the long awaited album Manafon. SamadhiSound claims they haven’t thought about a single yet because Manafon is not that type of album. But if it would be the case, Small Metal Gods is the most accessible
Orient Pop, La musica dello spirito (The Music of Spirit, Rom, Castelvecchi 2008) is an Italian book , where Leonardo Vittorio Arena deals with the Eastern and alchemical influences on his music and his thought. The book features a chapter on David Sylvian on this subject. Leonardo describes the Eastern and alchemical influences on David’s music and David reflects his
Samadhi Sound released a live dvd of Steve Jansen's performance at the Meguro Persimmon Hall in tokyo (29.02.08).The dvd (in NTSC format only!) contains the full concert plus very attarctive bonus videos The live content includes previously unreleased music as well as a live interpretation of music written for Shoko Ise's Swimming In Qualia exhibit. The extra features include exclusive, unreleased collaborative works by Jansen & Ise - 4 film shorts with looped playback.
Joan As Police Woman is to release her second album nearly two years to the date after her debut Real Life arrived.Since June the 9th 2008, To Survive is available through Reveal Records as a CD, download and a LP version which comes with a bonus CD.
On nonplace.de: After Nine Horses cd entitled Snow Borne Sorrow, the corporative effort of David Sylvian, Steve Jansen and Burnt Friedman has entered the charts in U.K., Sweden and Italy, the label samadhisound has decided to release a single featuring bonus tracks, as well as Friedman producing several reworks of Nine Horses album tracks.
One of my favorite albums of 2005! Timelines is the debut album of Italian musiucian (and Sylvian fan) Stefano Panunzi. With guest musicians like Mick karn, Mike Applebaum, Markus Reuter and Peter Chilvers, Stefano created an album that should be spinning in every Sylvian fan's cd player.
Hector Zazou has completed mixing and assemblage of the new job for Materiali Sonori: "Quadri + Chromies", a dvd and a cd realized with computer graphic images by French painter Bernard Caillaud. Video pictures and electronic music of great "deepness". Guests in audio traces : Brian Eno, David Sylvian and Bill Rieflin (REM). release: september 2005
Brian Eno, Ryuichi Sakamoto, David Sylvian, Peter Bruck, Bill Rieflin (REM) and Archaea Strings are the protagonists of musics that Hector Zazou has composed for the electronic images of French painter BERNARD CAILLAUD.
The original 12-inch version of The Librarian will finally be available on CD in Januari 2006. According to nonplace.de, the next album of Burnt Friedman and Jaki Liebezeit, called Secret Rhythms 2, will be released on Januari, 27th 2006 and will feature this track.
Takagi Masakatsu will be screening videos at the Kunsthalle gallery in Düsseldorf, Germany, on November 19th and November 26th as part of the exhibition Lido by Sylvian fans and artists Anny and Sibel Öztürk.
Both official sites, davidsylvian.com and samadhisound.com have been redesigned by rebelsincontrol. Also a mini site, celebrating the upcoming release of Snow Borne Sorrow, has been lauched as ninehorses.com.
It ‘s my pleasure to announce that finally the Heartbeat video clip has been released on an official DVD! Not on a Virgin music video compilation but on the bonus DVD of the 2DVD set of the Carlo Verdone movie Perdiamoci Di Vista.
Readymade FC is Jean-Philippe Verdin, a French musical maverick, born in Brittany, France, in the latter 1960s. A brilliant multi-instrumentalist, programmer and composer, Verdin has lent his versatility to recordings by the likes of David Sylvian, Spanish icon Luz Casal and French chart habitué Etienne Daho, amongst many others.
Steve Jansen is pretty busy this period: * Steve Jansen and Claudio Chianura are performing 'Kinoapparatom' live at the Villa Alba Gardone Riviera near Garda Lake, Northern Italy on 04.09.2005 *Steve will be appearing at the Apple Store (Ginza), Tokyo on 09.08.2005 for a special workshop event with Sound and Recording Magazine. Read more ..... *Steve has contributed on 3 tracks of the new Eye Talk album Anything Is Possible. Read more and win a copy!
There is a great David Sylvian feature in the July 2005 issue of Guitar Player (US). It's six pages long. There is also an interesting piece on Porcupine Tree in the magazine too. Both pieces have been written by the respected innerviews.org owner Anil Prasad.