Featuring photographer Traianos Pakioufakis LP cover works

Featuring photographer Traianos Pakioufakis LP cover works

Perfectly still, and at once arresting is the silence that resonates throughout the work of Traianos Pakioufakis.
Along various collaborations across art, music and fashion, Pakioufakis has created a series of LP sleeves for an array of artists including The Necks, Keiji Haino, Jim o Rourke, Oren Ambarchi, Andrew Pekler, Bill Kouligas and Merzbow.

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The Necks – OPEN (2013)

The Necks – OPEN (2013)

Following on from their two track LP release, Mindset (2011), Open sees legendary artists-in-resonance The Necks return to the territory they are best known for, a single piece running for over an hour.
True to its title, Open possesses a stillness, drawing the listener into a spacious soundworld.

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Scenius, or Communal Genius

Scenius, or Communal Genius

The geography of scenius is nurtured by several factors:

• Mutual appreciation – Risky moves are applauded by the group, subtlety is appreciated, and friendly competition goads the shy. Scenius can be thought of as the best of peer pressure.

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New Music Jazz Magazine for Creative Music in Athens

New Music Jazz Magazine for Creative Music in Athens

The Jazz Fanzine NEW MUSIC is a new entry in the Athenian scene that supports creative and contemporary music.
NewMusic magazine spoke to Antony Braxton on November 13, 2022 when he performed at Barbican with his New Acoustic Quartet, featuring American bassist Carl Testa, Cologne based Brazilian drummer, Mariá Portugal and Portuguese trumpeter Susana Santos Silva. 

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