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Asianova?
« on: November 30, 2008, 04:12:09 AM »
Anyone into this group?  I had seen the name for years and recently discovered some group members made up Voice of Eye (from the mid-90's).  I checked out their Soundclick page and the samples I heard were amazing.  Cosmic drone stuff, very intense and "out there." I think they've only had one CD release (on Eibon Records), the rest have been on CDR. 

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Re: Asianova?
« Reply #1 on: November 30, 2008, 10:03:02 AM »
Anyone into this group?  I had seen the name for years and recently discovered some group members made up Voice of Eye (from the mid-90's).  I checked out their Soundclick page and the samples I heard were amazing.  Cosmic drone stuff, very intense and "out there." I think they've only had one CD release (on Eibon Records), the rest have been on CDR. 
i think that eibon is also a cdr label.
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Re: Asianova?
« Reply #2 on: November 30, 2008, 12:57:33 PM »
Ah, thanks for that Immersion.  I emailed this "Ure Thrall" a few days ago and haven't heard back.  Perhaps I'll try Drone to get some Asianova discs. 

PS: Eibon releases pressed CD's.  Same label that issued Sola Translatio's "Ad Infinitum."  They also have released dark ambient stuff like Svartsinn (Cyclic Law), Amon, etc.

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Re: Asianova?
« Reply #3 on: December 01, 2008, 07:12:17 AM »
I got my copy of "Love Like a Veiled Threat" through a trade with Mike Honeycutt of Mystery Hearsay. Honestly, I hadn't ever heard of them and was looking for some of Ure's material when this was suggested. Highly recommended.

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« Reply #4 on: December 01, 2008, 12:19:55 PM »
I believe Ventricle was selling both Voice of Eye and Asianova CDs.  Not sure if they are still in stock.  I had Burning the Blue Skies Black, and it was a very good album, and not a CDR (though the packaging was lousy).

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Re: Asianova?
« Reply #5 on: December 01, 2008, 10:28:38 PM »
I got "Love Like a Veiled Threat" a few years ago, but have maybe only listened to it through one time. But I actually feel like it is great, deep, and powerful. I just always seem to be saving it for a special occasion. Maybe it's one of those potent albums one only puts on at special times. Eibon makes a good package, six panel digipak, "real" cd...

This thread has inspired me to spin this one soon...and will report back on my reaction...

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Re: Asianova?
« Reply #6 on: December 03, 2008, 02:56:30 PM »
Tried listening to the Asianova last night. I think I actually don't like it...There are definitely some effective parts, but the tracks are uneven in quality, and they keep turning that damn knob that makes stuff move slower or faster. Sounds kind of rookie to me.

Think I'll be selling my copy...

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Re: Asianova?
« Reply #7 on: December 12, 2008, 02:20:13 PM »
"rookie" is too strong a word. The album does get far more interesting in the latter half...