a www.postmoderncore.com release
Reviewed by Dave Edwards (aka fiffdimension) 2006
new zealand label postmoderncore takes the plunge into the 500-copy world with its first ‘proper CD’, Antler Juice.
Postmoderncore, run by Sam Stephens aka Tangent Precipitate aka the Unknown Rockstar, has been around a few years now, releasing CDRs and making material available free on its website www.postmoderncore.com . The roster has included the acoustic folk stylings of Richard Whyte, the autodidactic free jazz of rick jensen trio, the Last Exit-ish punk of The Shambolics, a spoken word album, and more. wellington alto & baritone saxophonist Jeff Henderson, who looms large on the New Zealand improvised music scene, released his first solo albums via the label.
Antler Juice consists of a single 25-minute improvisation recorded at the Relay 03 event in South korea in late 2005. Sam, who spent a year there teaching English as a second language…