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“Kontour is a British all-electronic project based in the South of England; a step backwards in electronics, with odd, eccentric footsteps. Primitive songs about government surveillance and mass paranoia recorded during the first nuclear war. Themes are reminiscent of Burroughs or Ballard wordplay, approaching people’s ideals of untruths and hidden reality. Having experimented with analogue effects and tape recorders on previous recordings, we continue with that approach. Recordings are constructed from the ground up with distorted rhythm tracks and sequences weaving in and out through ancient synth noise. Running over and under the music is a vocal style, using various methods to create the eerie sound of a storyteller feeding you the lines to some sordid hidden secret hidden by the powers that be. Subject matter can turn to the darker side with stories of conspiracy, fetish fantasy and abnormal emotions. Tracks like ‘Necromance’ and ‘Kennedy Syndrome’ revealed the development in music style since Kontour’s initial release. The conclusion of experimentation mixed with the uneasy vocals an engaging listen”.

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    Genocide Lolita - Prison Planet 2013 at 1.53
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    great sound

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    GRAUSTUFE - Porcelain (Minimal Baby VII) at 0.05
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    can't beat that vintage drum machine sound

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    MINIMAL BABY VII 2014 PART 2 (preview) at 0.04
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    Like the drum machine

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    cDNA_02 at 2.00
    on April 21, 2014 10:28

    Like the effects and beat

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    Hedflux & Grouch - Lumination at 0.57
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    38000 plays from 20 followers, you must be good

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    Like this track

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    Timeless Eternity at 0.53
    on April 18, 2014 07:43

    Like that melodic part

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    Ruins at 0.00
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    Like the drums

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    Haunted Factory at 1.08
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    Liked this section

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    Silan at 1.02
    on April 09, 2014 19:11

    Space is everything here, great ambience

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    Nulaanau at 0.55
    on April 09, 2014 19:09

    I like the recorded media you lay in the background

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    Neulat at 1.15
    on April 09, 2014 19:08

    Really like the space within your recordings

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    Kinnuisoo at 1.06
    on April 09, 2014 19:07

    Like this, haunting

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    DØDSRIGE - Kun Valot Sammuvat at 0.29
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    Great sound

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    Charlie Wheatley + his Namelessness Is Legion +... at 13.44
    on April 06, 2014 10:53

    Interesting light distortion over the whole track

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    To Summarize at 2.42
    on April 06, 2014 10:52

    Like the space on this recording.

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    My Mind- Final Mix By KnowKontrol Vs CountessM at 0.52
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    Like this vocal

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    Church at 2.08
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    Ripped ear drum

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    In Another Light (LEASE) at 2.36
    on April 06, 2014 10:48

    Like the melodic part

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    In Another Light (LEASE) at 1.18
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    Sleepless Dreamer at 0.22
    on April 06, 2014 10:47

    Nice chord sequence

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    Beyond the reach of ice and fire at 0.31
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    Like the layered sound on the intro

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    Giron - Forest 2014 - Cross The Line - at 3.07
    on March 11, 2014 11:24

    Nice analog sequence

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    Giron - Forest 2014 - Inside The Forest - at 1.49
    on March 11, 2014 11:23

    Love that monosynth, what is it?

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    Giron - Forest 2014 - Forest Reprise - at 1.41
    on March 11, 2014 11:22

    Spacious and slightly ominous feel

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    Giron - Forest 2014 - Outside The Forest - at 9.37
    on March 11, 2014 11:22

    My kind of melodic monosynth lead line

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    Giron - Forest 2014 - Outside The Forest - at 8.46
    on March 11, 2014 11:21

    Ike the main sequence

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    Like this section

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    A Red Rose For My Love by Geoff Pinckney at 2.05
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    Like this more experimental approach Geoff

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    Like this section

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    Good rhythmic noise

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    The Convulsion- Arte Disfuncional at 1.33
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    Great fucked beats

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    09 Behind Rotten Wall at 0.51
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    Some strong frequencies

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    Andromeda at 3.20
    on February 27, 2014 13:56

    This is the song I would keep coming back to!

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    Hold On at 0.07
    on February 27, 2014 13:54

    Like this intro

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    Andromeda at 0.58
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    Love this riff with the great vocal

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    Andromeda at 0.14
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    Like these chords; powerful intro

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