Grouper – Sleep

Grouper – Sleep
Author: Grouper
Publisher: Fillip
Size: 31 x 33 cm
Weight: 320 g
Binding: Softcover
ISBN: 9781927354063
Availability: In stock
Price: €45.00
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**Edition of 800 white 180g vinyls housed in a PVC-lined innersleeve with glossy cover** Breathtaking stuff from Liz Harris presented by Canadian publication, Fillip with suitably refined production values. This edition of 'Sleep' is a fragment of a longer composition (we could imagine it exponentially longer) first performed at the Berkeley Art Museum in 2011. More recently the label organised its performance in an abandoned polar bear enclosure at Vancouver's decommissioned Zoo and now it finally reaches yours and our ears like some cathartic cloud of harmonised tape symphonics that just floated across the Atlantic. It's difficult to say exactly what the source material is - it could be vocals, it could be synths - but that's beside the point, and whatever it is, it's one of the most beautiful things we've heard all year.