- ARTIST: grej
- TITLE: i/Variations
- CAT#: BKWRD015
- FORMAT: Digital
- RELEASE DATE: July 28, 2017
i/Variations is the first official release from grej under the Backward Music label.
Each work navigates through a physical and emotive journey that features manipulated cymbals and a Roland Juno synthesizer. The majority of the record was commissioned by Form CDT in 2016, which was danced beautifully by Mateo Galindo Torres with live illustrations by Carlos Delgado in 2017.
“avant garde, rhythmic, and hypnotic percussion” – Overblown UK
“Harrison’s expansive auditory vision blends symphonic structures with sampled cymbal sounds and a touch of 80s synth pop” – Grid City Magazine
“Ominous piano, layered percussion, and stabbing flutes…the likes of which you would hear in a suspense film” – independent clauses
“waves of synth and bowed metal objects – the thematic motif of the album” – The Siren Sound
“classical minimalism “ – Our Basement