A placid study of shoreline life in Manitoba’s interior through noise, field recordings and tape loops.
The album title is in Ojibwe and is pronounced “ve-sheep see-be”, which translates to “Duck River”, where all the field recordings were taken at. The name today is Duck Bay Reservation, local folk call it Duck River.
Bret Parenteau (ARDOR, GASHKADIN) is a sound artist from Winnipeg, MB, Treaty 1 Territory and Historic Métis Nation Homeland. Primarily performing under his B.P. moniker, he is head of the Makade Star and (now-defunct) Male Activity labels.