Albums / Trojan Horse by Ciel (Digital)
Trojan Horse by Ciel (Digital)
During the making of this record I was primarily concerned with the anxieties of postmodern existence. Living with constant information connects us but ultimately drives us apart as powerful institutions use information and disinformation to manipulate the public and manufacture consent. As a first generation Chinese immigrant raised in the west, I am interested in the process of sampling from ethnically diverse, "foreign" origins as well as local, familiar sources and seeing how they interplay with each other in startling new ways. Sampling is an old artform, a foundation of electronic music, and we are learning as a new generation how to utilize this tradition under changing ethi... [Read more]
Released on Ciel's Bandcamp.
Info: released June 30, 2020
Mastering by Marisa Kimiko Saunders
Artwork by Jennifer Ilett