‘One of the most popular of the RRR sub-labels is the Recycled Music series, which consists of used cassette tapes of pop and rock music that have been taped over with new music by a noise band.
RRRecycled tapes are labeled with a simple strip of adhesive tape along the spine of the insert with the artist’s name hand-written upon it and “Recycled” as title. Part of the charm of the recycled releases is that each tape is unique, and that, in some cases, the original audio is still partly audible.
Cassettes have been sold for $4 each, in order to encourage curious listeners to take a chance on a band they may not have heard of.’
Torba is Mauro Diciocia, an Italian soundworker based in Berlin. As with fellow countrymen Lettera 22, elements of musique concrete, noise composition and electro-acoustic tape music are fused to [...]
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