Telefon Tel Aviv – Sound In A Dark Room

27 11 2009

One of my favourite artists is a duo called Telefon Tel Aviv.

The band specialize in something called “glitching”, writing music using a number of electronic beeps and cracks as percussive instruments. Some people call their music “”laptop soul”, the ability to combine soulful music with digital and electronic aspects.

What appeals to me most about them is their use of the whole stereo spectrum when it comes to writing and mixing songs. There’s so much going on that no matter how many times you hear the same song, you will always end up hearing something within it which you haven’t heard before.

Here is a sample of one of their song, entitled “Sound In A Dark Room“: