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Balcony View – Technological Eschatology

Balcony View - Technological Eschatology

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Balcony View reveals ‘Technological Eschatology’, his third release on Step Pepper. He’s hitting the road this Fall with Helen of Coi (aka Lindsey Shante) for The Solitude Tour, headed Northeast.

The music of ‘Technological Eschatology’ was created, arranged, and recorded by J. C. Bridges using analog and digital synthesizers, violin and magnetic tape manipulation.

Also from Balcony View :
Wanderer, 2012
Portrait of Nothing, 2013

Balcony View – A Portrait of Nothing


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Balcony View returns with A Portrait of Nothing.

Powerful echoing rhythms. Wave after wave of marching chords. Patient landscapes with soft gradients. The pleasing lights of dawn and dusk. A smooth surface pulled taught over rolling forms. The warm tones of an afternoon. Slow tempo versus raw expression. Pale, luminous passages balanced by splashes of color. Set against a dark wall of time. The nearness of distance, not background or foreground. Cycling between immediate reality and sleepy abstraction. The journey home is long, but Portrait points the way.

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Balcony View—Wanderer

Balcony View - Wanderer

Balcony View - Wanderer (cassette)

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Wanderer is the debut EP by Balcony View, the newest artist from Step Pepper. It’s a beautiful, soaring album of minimal guitar drone, a truly meditative experience you can listen to again and again. The Wanderer EP also marks our first official cassette release. Get ’em while supplies last!

Balcony View: “Balcony View originated as a name that I felt would describe my music, the image of being high up on a balcony overlooking a vast, peaceful, natural scene that changes slowly as the day progresses was one I felt suited the themes I often try to aim for. I created it mainly to see the extent of what I could do sonically with the guitar in standard tuning. The album itself is not necessarily about any particular thing. I mainly aimed to unify a series of calm and peaceful themes and blend together a plethora of different guitar sounds.”

Check out the music video. Fullscreen HD with headphones recommended.

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