The Release of #IncantationsFromZedworld by @SheerZed 21-12-14 #NewMusic

Incantations From Zedworld Cover Art copy

My new forthcoming album is called Incantations From Zedworld. The album is a collection of six surreal and abstract experimental electronic meditations, atmospheres and utterances of which two tracks are streamable above on SoundCloud. Sunyata Swoon and The Scrying of Dreams were given exclusive previews in November on the radio shows Phantom Circuit and Homely Remedies. The album features a large dark ambient orchestral piece and also a 14min electronic soundscape tribute to the late great H.R. Giger. Incantations from Zedworld will be released on the Winter Solstice 21st December 2014 via The Orchard onto numerous global purchasing, streaming and mobile digital platforms. This will include iTunes, eMusic, 7Digital, Google Play, Deezer, Spotify, Rdio, Rhapsody, XBox Music, YouTube Subscription, Simfy Africa, Phononet, Pure, Zik (Groupe Archambault), nMusic, Vervelife Music, KKBOX, Mix&Burn, WiMP Music and MUZ.RU to name but a few. My hand drawn cover art has been digitised by Adrian Finn at The Great Bear. The album has been mastered by Gregg Janman at Hermetech Mastering.

Published by: Sheer Zed

• Writer • Buddhist Shaman • Musician • Artist • Born in Newport, South Wales, Sheer Zed started singing at the age of six. He showed an interest in audio production, producing experimental tape shows in his bedroom at the age of eleven and started to write songs at sixteen. With a strong leaning to electronic based music, Sheer Zed recorded an industrial electronic album "Electro-Punk ’86" during the mid 1980’s. Festivals and numerous radio shows such as The Séance, The Dark Outside, The Phantom Circuit, The Numbers Broadcast, Frome FM's Homely Remedies and The Alrealon Musique Show have all featured Sheer Zed’s peculiar brand of outsider electronics. For over thirty years Sheer Zed has worked with many artists, collectives and groups. Numerous compilations such as Terse Greetings 2015 from Australia’s Severed Heads, Several by Several (a compilation supporting the late great John Several), the 95 track Hope Not Hate compilation promoting peace and tolerance and the Sombre Soniks Dark Ambient compilations have all featured Sheer Zed’s music. Sheer Zed has published articles on his personal experiences in the occult ritualistic aspects of shamanism and Thai Lanna Buddhism in the magazines Indie Shaman, TQ zine, Zazen Sounds, Rituals and Declarations and on the Folklore Thursday website. He is a practicing Buddhist and shaman, exploring the realm of sound through ritual, mantras and sound design. Sheer Zed also has contributed to the 2019-20 exhibition Do You Believe in Magic? at Bristol Museum. Sheer Zed has gone on three pilgrimages to Thailand and is currently working on various papers within his fields of interest while producing music and creating art •

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