the gatherings 2013 (2023)

the gatherings 2013
Download/CD-R : Released October 2023 : Northern Echo Recordings

1. First Set (36.46)
2. Second Set (31.24
3. Encore: Organ Harvest (10.10)

Recorded at the Gatherings, St, Mary's Church, Philadelphia PA 18th May 2013

Our fifth and to date last visit to the sanctuary of St Marys Church in Philadelphia and a concert we felt might just be the best of them all. One of those nights where there was euphoria in the air, spurred on by the loyal and attentive audience that the venue is famous for.

radio massacre international's sound defies categorization it is more magical than musical. the music is, first and foremost, improvisational. it is loose in structure but also searching. r.m,i. is all about generating the happy accidents that occur at the ever-changing intersection of multiple moving bodies. when two sequences converge fascinating things happen opening rhythmic and textural options that just moments before were closed to view. it is the creation and exploration of those options that dominates what r.m,i. does in its music.