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William Basinski (Houston, 1958), a New York-based classically-trained clarinetist and saxophonist, specializes in compositions for loops and drones. He began experimenting with compositions for piano and tape that created a melancholy ambience via looped and overdubbed melodies with Variations - A Movement in Chrome Primitive (1980), released on Variations - A Movement in Chrome Primitive (Durtro, 2002 - Die Stadt, 2004),…

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  • gonna see him live tomorrow. can't wait.
  • God
  • Absolute madman
  • Cascade is my favorite track of the year. Unbelievable.
  • a sra fecha
  • cascade is a fucking beast. right up there with el camino real.
  • Love this Music
  • But i like very much cover Williams Basinski :youtube.com/watch?v=zZnlvKKMDuk - Manuel Zurria enjoin :)
  • maxson924@ You must listen Variation VII and this is sample to Cascade, but much faster and dreamer. Very good minimal and relaxing song. 40 min is like 4 min for me ^^.
  • Cascade is reminding me a lot of The Garden of Brokenness and something else. Maybe Melancholia? This definitely doesn't break new ground but it's pleasant and I'd say it's a step up from Nocturnes.

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