[streaming] Powerdove – Machination

Title track and opening song from the album “Machination”, out May 28th 2021 via Murailles Music. Reconfigured as a French-American duo, Powerdove is releasing its fifth album and it’s a dazzling balance of diaphanous melodies and explosive arrangements, at once poppy and in-your-face experimental. Conceived on the Aegean Sea, the staggeringly beautiful songs of ‘Machination’…

[streaming] Powerdove – Raincoats

Taken from “War Shapes”, the 4th album by Annie Lewandowski as Powerdove. Annie Lewandowski is a composer, improviser, and multi-instrumentalist whose work has situated her between the worlds of improvisation and independent rock music. As an improviser on the piano and accordion, she has recorded with Fred Frith, the London Improvisers Orchestra, Caroline Kraabel, Tim…

[streaming] William Ryan Fritch & Powerdove – Fading Fire

Fritch’s ambitious eleven album subscription series, “The Leave Me Sessions” comes to a close on May 20th, 2016 with “New Words”. The album merges the colorful orchestration and high drama bombast of “Heavy” and “Emptied Animal“, the sweeping soundscapes of his finest works for film, and the restrained, nuanced textures of “Empty” to create its…

POWERDOVE – Do You Burn? (Africantape / Murailles Music, 2013) L’universo sonoro in lenta espansione di Annie Lewandowski include adesso nel suo progetto personale Powerdove il contributo di altri due musicisti dediti all’improvvisazione quali John Dietrich dei Deerhoof e Thomas Bonvalet, alias L’Ocelle Mare. “Do You Burn?” traduce il sonnolento intimismo di armonie vocali appena più…