FORMAT 150 signed copies, vinyl only with special lenticular print, NO repress
VAGUELY RELATED TO Coil, Talaboman, Vox Populi, Carl Craig
A1. Hippo Dance (Re-enchanted Mix)
A2. Gibbon Trance (There’s Water In My Boots Mix)
B1. Kepler-39 (Late Night Pond Mix)
B2. Blood Garden (Capitalocene Mix)
This is an appetizer : 4 “club” mixes of new tracks from Joakim’s forthcoming album Second Nature,
all re-mixed by the man himself, navigating between hypnotic Techno, trance-inducing Downtempo
and percussive New Beat.
This is probably Joakim’s most ambitious project so far. An album about our relationship to Nature to
make it short or how Western civilization disconnected Nature from Culture. Every song was born
using field recordings as a basis canvas, the sounds of Nature are the lead voice here. A nature that
is transformed, sublimized, questioning our ideas of what’s artificial, what’s the wilderness, the place
of humans in the age of the Anthropocene and painting a psychedelic landscape to open our ears and
The artwork features a lenticular print (2 images in 1) showing Naruto, a monkey who took a selfie
using a photographer’s camera who later tried to claim the copyright of that image. That claim raised
questions whether copyright can be extended to “non-humans” and was ultimately rejected by the
U.S. Copyright Office who specifically listed ‘a photograph taken by a monkey’ as an example of an
item that cannot be copyrighted.
- 11.40 €1 x Vinyl 12"
Full picture sleeve, sealed.