Gavin Russom 'The Purge/Enthroned' 12"

from ECSTATIC

Limited edition 200 copies 12" w/ Screenprinted logo on new Ecstatic sister label Entropy Trax. Mastered by Rashad Becker at Dubplates & Mastering.

Artist: Gavin Russom
Title: The Purge / Enthroned
Label: Entropy Trax
Release Date: 23rd June
Format: 12"
Cat.#: ET001

ENTROPY TRAX, is the new sister label to Kompakt's WALLS helmed ECSTATIC imprint. Expect limited edition hand artworked white-label 12"s from a variety of artists, focussed on experimental dance floor sounds.

The debut release comes from DFA's Gavin Russom (The Crystal Ark/Black Meteoric Star) with a titanic double-header that announces the first of a series of releases for the label. Recording under his own name for the first time since 2011's 'Night Sky', this material finds Russom creating visceral and hypnotic dance floor tracks.

Gavin Russom on 'The Purge':
"I think of this as a meditation on the transformative power of illness. Cathartic purging and even the use of drugs to replicate states of extreme illness is a part of many healing traditions interestingly enough. In fact, after titling the track, I read in Jonathon Miller Weisberger's fantastic new book 'Rainforest Medicine' that in the urban version of the Yage ceremony the plant concoction they use is called 'La Purga' - literally 'The Purge' in Spanish."

Gavin Russom on 'Enthroned':
"David Brown's book 'Santeria Enthroned' was sitting on my kitchen table as I worked on this track and the titled seemed to fit it well after finishing it. I wanted to evoke a complex image of empowered femininity in the track, much like the images of orishas like Ochun, Yemaya and Oya that Brown describes in his writing. I was creating a kind of praise poem in sounds that describe a distinctly female type of energy. 'Drops' are eschewed in favor of rushes and shifts. There's an aspect of connectedness, especially with the powers of nature such as the river, the ocean and the wind that I wanted to capture…"

Tracklisting:
A. The Purge 9.44
B. Enthroned 13.01


1 COPY PER COSTUMER PLEASE!

Sold Out

More merch from ECSTATIC

  1. Circular Forms – Abul Mogard 'Circular Forms' LP
    Abul Mogard

    Record/Vinyl

    Sold out

  2. Abul Mogard - The Sky Had Vanished Cassette 2ND EDITION WHITE CASSETTE

    Sold out

  3. Primitive World Ascention Cassette 2ND EDITION JELLY GREEN CASSETTE

    £7 GBP

  4. Urals – WALLS - Urals LP 500 copies Limited edition Grey vinyl
    Walls

    Record/Vinyl

    £12.99 GBP

  5. Daniele Ciullini - Domestic Exile Collected Works 82-86 LP Special Edition w/hand numbered A3 insert

    Sold out

  6. Luminous Frames – Mattheis - Luminous Frames BLACK EDITION
    Mattheis

    Cassette

    Sold out

  7. M Is A Shape – Special edition white vinyl + screen printed A3 insert. 100 copies.
    L/F/D/M

    Record/Vinyl

    £12.99 GBP

  8. Hail Of Arrows - Hail Of Harrows Double Cassette Edition of 100 copies

    £8.99 GBP

  9. 'Telemetry/The Beneficent, The Merciful' 12" – New 12" from Gavin Russom. Limited edition 300 copies 12" w/ Screenprinted artwork
    Gavin Russom

    Record/Vinyl

    £8 GBP

  10. Intercepts – White vinyl edition of the Intercepts LP
    Pye Corner Audio & Not Waving

    Record/Vinyl

    £12.99 GBP

  11. Crippled Syntax – Limited Edition Cassette
    Euclid

    Cassette

    £5.99 GBP

  12. Sound Houses – 'Sound Houses' Limited Edition LP
    WALLS/ORAM

    Record/Vinyl

    £13.99 GBP

  13. The Soul Is Quick – The Soul Is Quick LP
    HANDS (Axel Willner)

    Record/Vinyl

    Sold out

  14. White Label Hand stamped 12"

    Sold out

  15. Redacted – Limited Edition Cassette
    Not Waving

    Cassette

    Sold out

  16. Umwelt – Limited to 300 red vinyl LP.
    Not Waving

    Record/Vinyl

    Sold out

  17. Ecstatic – Ecstatic CD-R
    WALLS

    Compact Disc (CD)

    Sold out

about

ECSTATIC London, UK

contact / help

Contact ECSTATIC

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code