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The Absence /​/​/ DSK 016

by Silent EM

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  • Record/Vinyl + Digital Album

    Vinyl version pressed on high-quality 180-gram translucent red with metallic orange smoke vinyl housed in a deluxe original tip-on pocket jacket with a glossy laminate coating and black poly-lined sleeve. Comes with an 11x17 custom printed double-sided fold-out poster.

    *pictured fire variant is an approximation of what final result will look like - will look like fire but overall color could range from transparent red to transparent orange

    Includes unlimited streaming of The Absence /// DSK 016 via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 3 days
    edition of 250  9 remaining

      $25 USD or more 

     

  • Record/Vinyl + Digital Album

    Vinyl version pressed on high-quality 180-gram stone swirl vinyl housed in a deluxe original tip-on pocket jacket with a glossy laminate coating and black poly-lined sleeve. Comes with an 11x17 custom printed double-sided fold-out poster.

    * will look exactly as pictured but with variations in the swirl

    Includes unlimited streaming of The Absence /// DSK 016 via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 3 days
    edition of 250 

      $25 USD or more 

     

  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    Purchasable with gift card

      $5 USD  or more

     

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about

The blistering first LP from Silent EM - 'The Absence' available on Fire or Stone vinyl.

Jean Lorenzo, known as Silent EM, fell into his solo project by chance. He had played guitar and bass in post-punk and punk bands but in 2010 he found, upon his transition to a new city, that he could create music singularly with synthesizers and drum machines. His songs explore themes of disillusion, disappointment with religious views, war and lost love utopias. The influence of 1980s French coldwave and post-punk is apparent in his craft.

credits

released July 15, 2019

Programmed, Sequenced, and Written /// Silent EM

Produced, Recorded, and Mixed /// Matia Simovich at Infinite Power Studios, Los Angeles, CA. November 2018

Mastered /// Gus Elg at Sky Onion Studios, Portland, OR.

Artwork & Layout /// Jean Lorenzo

Concept /// Jean Lorenzo & Disko Obscura

Portrait Photos /// Dino Kuznik

Instruments /// Roland SH-2, Linndrum, E-MU Emulator III, Sequential Circuits Prophet 5, Sequential Circuits Pro-One, Novation Peak, Behringer Deepmind 12D, Waldorf Blofeld, Korg MS-20, Korg X5DR, Akai MPC 1000, Roland D-50, Eurorack Modular

license

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