'Trouble' is the brand new dispatch from the assorted output of Kevin Drumm and sits as one of the quietest in his entire catalogue. A single continuous 54 minute excursion into the netherworld of the audio spectrum, 'Trouble' is neither ambient nor drone but a more complex investigation into the deep recesses of sound. One which discreetly works itself into the mind of a listener willing to invest in the path laid out in this extremely subtle, beautiful and exceptional release.
released October 13, 2014
Recorded Winter 2013-2014 at Frostbite, Chicago, IL
Mastered by Russell Haswell
As the enigmatic album cover suggests, this is fascinating night-time listening, featuring a slowly evolving mix of muted noise, dark ambience, and field recordings provided by Brent Gutzeit. John Lithium