Karpov Counter

A 1 track leftfield/idm single (3m 35s) — released May 3rd 2024 on SWIMS

A mechanical ghost in the corner of our room, The Electric Capablanca spins spectres, shades and sonics while nobody looks.

Lifestyle product for a Dolce Vita dreamer, the device – abandoned by one careless owner – now dreams up probable chaos.

Enjoy these new hallucinations from no known author; a machined mega-puzzle of miscalculated patterns, automatic failures and lost coffee house betas.

Turn the dials to creak splinters of 70s Italian midi classical (Venosta, Musci), imagined mitteleuropa ambient (Froese, Popol Vuh) and spiritual mathematics from the old new world (Spiegel, Hassell, Riley).


a profound collection of delicate soundscapes and intriguing melodies scattered playfully across an open canvas - Ransom Note

an anarchic dialogue between soul and circuitry, yielding fractal wonders which glimmer in long-forgotten recesses - If Only

the blessed matrimony of SWIMS and Kit Records spawns this enigmatic beauty ... hitting a mark of toytronica and pastoral charm somewhere between Isan, Cluster, Laurie Spiegel or Werkbund - Boomkat

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