Palo Alto featuring Richard Pinhas, Thierry Zaboitzeff (Art Zoyd), Alain Damasio, Rhys Chatham

Difference and Repetition, A Musical Evocation Of Gilles Deleuze

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SR484
CD digipack
2LP black vinyl gatefold

This new album (the tenth in their discography) was born from two ambitions: to pay tribute to Soft Machine's Third on form (4 sides / 4 titles) and to philosopher Gilles Deleuze (Difference and Repetition is the title of his thesis) on the contents. The 4 long pieces of this double concept album were developed over 2 years and each has a different style and climate. Bold and kaleidoscopic, Difference and Repetition perfectly synthesizes the musical and literary obsessions of Palo Alto.
Featuring Richard Pinhas, Thierry Zaboitzeff (Art Zoyd), Alain Damasio and Rhys Chatham

Formed in Paris in 1989, Palo Alto released his first album (a cassette) on the Italian label Old Europa Cafe in 1990. The year 2020 is therefore an opportunity to celebrate the 30th anniversary of this first stone, the founder of a discography rich with 10 albums. The band is now composed of Jacques Barbéri (also a science fiction author), Laurent Pernice (ex-member of the French industrial band Nox) and Philippe Perreaudin (also coordinator of several compilations and reissues: Legendary Pink Dots, Un Département, Nino Ferrer Revisited, Ptôse, Hardy Fox...). Literature, and particularly science fiction, is a leitmotiv in the band's work. Antoine Volodine, Thomas Pynchon, Philip K. Dick, Lewis Carroll or J. G. Ballard have been invoked many times. In recent years, Palo Alto has multiplied musical collaborations with, among others, The Residents, Ptôse, Klimperei, Tuxedomoon... From industrial music to inextricable electronic ramifications, by making a detour through improvisation, the musical universe of Palo Alto is multifaceted. Their new album is no exception to this rule...

FEATURES

PALO ALTO
RICHARD PINHAS
THIERRY ZABOITZEFF
ALAIN DAMASIO
RHYS CHATHAM

TRACK LISTING CD / 2LP 4 TRACKS

1.The Tears Of Nietzsche
feat. Richard Pinhas

2.Rhizome
feat. Thierry Zaboitzeff

3.Triptych
feat. Alain Damasio

4.Différence et Répétition
feat. Rhys Chatham

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