What's the concept behind this album?
The idea behind it came from a process of figuring out a new way to produce an album, at least for me. I'd been really into electronic cut-and-paste stuff because I didn't have a lot to work with. I had crappy stuff; I didn't have the stuff I have now to record live musicians. It's what I wanted to do, but instead I had to make this lonely electronic music. After I did the EP, I was sick of electronic music and I wanted to do all live stuff, but in a different way. I wanted it to be a series of sessions and then develop families of sounds. Through the process of, more and more sessions would pile up and [I would have] the best aspects of the sessions compiled into a demo and then have people playing along. This is very much a collaborative effort, with me steering it.
Do you feel that many of the people on non-projects are instrumentalists?
I think we're all coming from that place, where electronics can easily express what we can do. We're all pretty well trained in our different fields, but we're all misfits. In that sense, I don't feel we all set out to make electronic music; it just kind of happened. (Non Projects)
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