His new EP Punk Authority is his debut on Software, with a brittle techno pulse, rushes of noise and the giving urgency of a concrete dancefloor. The thumping video for 'Grounds For Arrest' compiles with vintage grainy rave footage, pointing to his music's concession to melody and hook as it veers away from the didactic hammer of power electronics. Pete Swanson: Experimental is a term that is virtually meaningless at this point. I mean, if something so profoundly pop as Radiohead, Bjork or whatever can have the term applied, I don’t know what isn’t experimental at this point. That being said, I think most music created these days suffers from homogeneity of production quality and process.
Pete Swanson - Punk Authority. Label /. Software Records. Here's a good one for your gym playlist, a techno-punk-EBM hybrid from Chilean label Cazaria Cazador, off the forthcoming Fuerza EP. Tue, 9 Apr 2019. The seven-track LP and 7-inch collection includes the Japanese artist's 1986 album Divertimento, as well as unreleased music. New label Concentric Circles, dedicated to lost tapes and unreleased works, launches with Carola Baer album. The outlet is run by Jed Bindeman, one of the minds behind the RVNG sub-label Freedom To Spend.
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Punk Authority 2. . 3. Grounds for Arrest 4. Life Ends at 30. description. After that group's dissolution, Swanson's solo career took on a much more focused approach, starting in a minimal techno mode but folding his experiences from years in the noise scene into the pulsing beats and ominous basslines. Album closer "Life Ends at 30" is particularly harrowing, perhaps some of Swanson's most intense sounds in a body of work already characterized by brooding intensity.