The Release of The Damnation of Your Ghostly Reflection by Sheer Zed 20/03/20.

The Damnation of Your Ghostly Reflection cover art

The Damnation of Your Ghostly Reflection attempts to sonically discuss the impermanence of life and functionality and fear in the face of death.

The second track on this two track album Transitory Movement Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Airports is a meditation on the various times I have travelled between the named title destinations.

A six page PDF essay on the background surrounding this release is available as a digital extra with the download of this album.

Track list:

1. The Damnation of Your Ghostly Reflection. – 22 mins 11 secs.

2. Transitory Movement Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Airports. – 15 mins 11 secs.

Genre: Electronic, experimental, drone, ambient, dark ambient, field recording and ritual.

Releases March 20th 2020 on Bandcamp.

The audio production and artwork is by Sheer Zed.

The audio mastering of this album is by Steve Kitch 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 •

Categories Ambient, Art, Automatic Drawing, Bandcamp, Dark Ambient, Death, Drone, Electronic Music, Experimental, Field Recordings, Meditation, Music, New Music, Sound, Underground MusicLeave a comment

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