Optic Echo Present 2/5/19

February 7, 2019
Featuring new material by:
Jobin + Chartier- https://richardchartier.bandcamp.com/album/duo
36- https://astrangelyisolatedplace.bandcamp.com/album/fade-to-grey
Vitiello & Deupree- https://12kmusic.bandcamp.com/album/fridman-variations
Secede- https://secede.bandcamp.com/album/tryshasla-deluxe-edition
Optic Echo Presents 
Tuesday nights 6-8pm PST 
Streaming www.xray.fm 
107.1 / 91.1 FM KXRY Portland
DJ Shadow- Endtroducing  b2/d3
Odd Nosdam- No More Wig for Ohio  b7
Good Weather for an Airstrike- Torpor 10”  b2
Belong - Common Era  a4
Casino vs. Japan- Go Hawaii  b3.2
France Jobin + Richard Chartier- Duo  a1
CBS Sound Library- Sirens: Fire Engines  a6/7
36- Fade to Grey  c1
Secede- Tryshasla  b1
ASC & Sam KDC- Decayed Society  a2
Warmth- Home  d2
Inventions- Blanket Waves  b1.2
Stephen Vitiello & Taylor Deupree- Fridman Variations  b1
William S. Burroughs- Nothing Here Now but the Recordings  b1
Secret Pyramid- The Silent March  a1

Optic Echo Presents 1/22/19

January 23, 2019

featuring new music by:
wndfrm: http://www.soundsetal.com/project/wndfrm-anticube/
Machinefabriek: https://machinefabriek.bandcamp.com/album/with-voices-2
Black to Comm: https://blacktocomm.bandcamp.com/album/seven-horses-for-seven-kings
Hammock: https://shop.hammockmusic.com/album/universalis

vinyl re-release:
Loscil: https://loscil.bandcamp.com/album/submers
HAI & Biosphere: https://biosphere.bandcamp.com/album/polar-sequences-remastered

Optic Echo Presents
Tuesday nights 6-8pm PST
Streaming www.xray.fm
107.1 / 91.1 FM KXRY Portland

wndfrm- Anticube a/aa1
Machinefabriek- With Voices a2
Black to Comm- Seven Horses for Seven Kings b2
HIA & Biosphere- Polar Sequences a2
Hammock- Universalis c1
Loscil- Submers a1
múm- Finally We Are No One10” a3
Mountains- Choral a1
Taylor Deupree- Tokei b2


Optic Echo Presents 1/8/19

January 10, 2019

Featuring new music by:
Illuminine- https://illumininemusic.bandcamp.com/album/3
Endless Melancholy- https://dronarivm.bandcamp.com/album/fragments-of-scattered-whispers

Optic Echo Presents
Tuesday nights 6-8pm PST
Streaming www.xray.fm
107.1 / 91.1 FM KXRY Portland

Illuminine- #3 a3
The Sight Below- Glider a3
Terror Train- s/t a3
Christian Kleine- Beyond Repair b4
Dedekind Cut- Tahoe b1
Atkinson + Cantu-Ledesma- Comme Un Seul Narcisse b4
Alaskan Tapes- Beyond the Streets b3
Clams Casino- Instrumentals c1
Bvdub- Heartless b1
Kid Koala- Music to Draw to: Satellite a2
The Books- The Way Out b5
Endless Melancholy- Fragments of Scattered Whispers b2


OEP best vinyl of 2018

January 2, 2019

Our best vinyl of 2018 featured on Headphone Commute!

Dakota Suite, Dag Rosenqvist, Emanuele Errante- What Matters Most  b5

Grouper- Grid of Points  a1

Kyle Bobby Dunn- Print / Track 04  a1

Cremation Lily- In England Now, Underwater  a2

Low- Double Negative  a4

Gas- Rausch  b1.2

Beach House- 7  a6

Dialect- Loose Blooms  b3

Hotel Neon- Means of Knowing  d3

William Basinski + Lawrence English- Selva Oscura  a1

Helios- Veraditas  a3

Christina Vantzou- No 4  a4

The Black Dog- Black Daisey Wheel  b3

Alaskan Tapes- You Were Always an Island  a4

Solidarity Hymn- For a Wandering Beam of Sun  c1

Nils Frahm- All Melody  a2

VA (Visable Cloaks)- Field Works: Initial Sounds  b1

Swamp Dog- Love, Loss and Auto-Tune  a1

Aaron Martin & Tilman Robinson- Thesis 11  a1

Jan Wagner- Nummern  a1

Rauelsson- Mirall  a4

Tape Loop Orchestra- Lead Us Into the Light  b1.3

Serengeti- Dennis 6E  a2

Aaron Martin- Touch Dissolves  b2

Markus Guentner- Empire  c1


Optic Echo Presents 12/4/18

December 6, 2018

Featuring new tracks by:
Tape Loop Orchestra: https://tapelooporchestra.com/record/TLOITCLP006
Jan Wagner: https://janwagner.bandcamp.com/album/nummern

Optic Echo Presents
Tuesday nights 6-8pm PST
Streaming www.xray.fm
107.1 / 91.1 FM KXRY Portland

Max Richter- Henry May Long OST b5
Tape Loop Orchestra- Lead us into the Light b1.2
Four Tet- Rounds c1
Christ- Metamorphic Reproductive Miracle b2
Jan Wagner- Nummern a3
Alaskan Tapes- We All Speak in Poems a1
Modern Institute- Excellent Swimmer b6
Sandra Cross- MMs Bar Recordings a1
Merrin Karras- Apex d2


Optic Echo Presents 11/20/18

November 21, 2018

Featuring new music by:
A Strangely Isolated Place: https://astrangelyisolatedplace.bandcamp.com/album/full-circle

Optic Echo Presents
Tuesday nights 6-8pm PST
Streaming www.xray.fm
107.1 / 91.1 FM KXRY Portland

Koen Holtkamp- Gravity/ Bees b1
Gert Behanna- Who is the Alcoholic? a1.2
Peter Broderick- How They Are a1
Aphex Twin- Drukqs f3
Future Sound of London- Dead Cities d1
The Books- Lemon of Pink b3
36- Dream Tempest a1
Pilote- 2 Chord Wonder b1.2
Twine- s/t a2
Field Works- The National Road b5
Winterlight- Full Circle a4
Max Richter- Nosedive b2


Optic Echo Presents 11/6/18

November 7, 2018

featuring new music by:
Low: https://lowtheband.bandcamp.com/album/double-negative
Caretaker: https://thecaretaker.bandcamp.com/album/everywhere-at-the-end-of-time

Optic Echo Presents
Tuesday nights 6-8pm PST
Streaming www.xray.fm
107.1 / 91.1 FM KXRY Portland

Pye Corner Audio- Stasis b2
Carbon Based Lifeforms- Twentythree a2
Low- Double Negative a1
Forest Swords- Compassion b2
Balmorhea (Peter Broderick remix)- All is Wild, All is Silent Remixes d3
Disasterpeace - Fez OST d5
Ezekiel Honig- Folding in on Itself b4
Arthur Russell- The World of Arthur Russell f1
Boom Bip- Blue Eyed in the Red Room d1
On Fell - On Fell 1 7” b1
B Fleischmann- Blue Skied an’ Clear f1
Remote Viewer- You’re Going to Love Our Defeatist Attitude b1
Caretaker- Everywhere at the End of Time – Stage 5 a1


Optic Echo Presents 10/23/18

October 24, 2018

featuring new music by:
Everyday Loneliness- https://everydayloneliness.bandcamp.com/album/false-validations
Serengeti- https://serengetiraps.bigcartel.com/product/dennis-6-e
Yann Novak- https://store.championversion.com/album/performances-of-masculinity
Stijn Hüwels- https://ruralcolours.bandcamp.com/album/inaka-no-iro

Optic Echo Presents
Tuesday nights 6-8pm PST
Streaming www.xray.fm
107.1 / 91.1 FM KXRY Portland

Kid Koala featuring Emilíana Torrini- Music to Draw to: Satellite a1
Christoph Berg- Conversations b3
BJ Nilsen- The Short Night b1
Telefon Tel Aviv- Immolate Yourself b1
Yonderboi- Shallow & Profound b1
Troublemakers- Doubts & Convictions d2
Everyday Loneliness- False Validations b3
Serengeti- Dennis 6E a2
Yann Novak- Performances of Masculinity 7” b1
Fila Brazillia- A Touch of Cloth a2
36- The Infinity Room a2
Stijn Hüwels- Inaka No Iro 10” b1
Terror Train- s/t b5


Optic Echo Presents 10/2/18

October 3, 2018

New albums by:
Tim Hecker- https://timhecker.bandcamp.com/album/konoyo
Field Works- https://fieldworks.bandcamp.com/merch/metaphonics-the-complete-field-works-recordings-7xlp-book
Helios- https://store.unseen-music.com/album/veriditas

Optic Echo Presents
Tuesday nights 6-8pm PST
Streaming www.xray.fm
107.1 / 91.1 FM KXRY Portland

Tim Hecker- Konoyo c1
J Dilla- Beats Batch 4 10” g2
Field Works- Born in the Ear a1
Jonsi & Alex- All Animals b1
Helios- Veriditas a1
Lowercase Noises- The Ironic Distance a1
Four Tet- New Energy a4
Jon Hopkins (Nils Frahm remix)- I Remember 10” a1
Pan American- The River Made No Sound a2
Federico Durand- La Niña Junco a3


OEP 9/25/18: Thesis Showcase

September 26, 2018
I focused this show on the inspiring Thesis label, by artist Gregory Euclide.  These 10" records are individually made art pieces in their own, and the collaborations between the musicians are not to be missed!
Optic Echo Presents
Tuesday nights 6-8pm PST
Streaming www.xray.fm 
107.1 / 91.1 FM KXRY Portland
Angus MacRae & InsaDonjaKai- Thesis 7  b2
Scott Morgan & Andy Cartwright- Thesis 2  a1
Aaron Martin Tilman Robinson- Thesis 11  a1
Sofie Hutchings Julia Kent- Thesis 6  a1
Anjou- Print / Track 4  b1
Julianna Barwick & Rafael Anton Irisarri- Thesis 10  b2
Anna Rose Carter & Dag Rosenqvist- Thesis 5  b1
Kinbrae & Tony Dekker- Thesis 9  b2
Dustin O’Halloran / Thomas Meluch- Thesis 4  a2
Sean Carey / Taylor Deupree- Thesis 1  a2
Andrew Hargreaves & Andrew Johnson- Thesis 13  b1