[image-4]Published January 24, 2008.
You Could Be
Fans of Belle Orchestre, Hylozoists and Final Fantasy take note. Montreal-based Torngat---Pietro Amato, Mathieu Charbonneau and Julien Poissant---makes orchestral, chamber-pop instrumental music. With three pairs of hands, they form imaginative, instrumental soundscapes. The title track has a beautifully melancholic mood---an emotional underpinning to the whole album. But that doesn't mean You Could Be brings you down. Intertwined with that contemplative strand is a rock-like sensibility. Rhythms drive hard. Noise, distortion, dissonance and feedback are here. They played this past year's Atlantic Jazz Festival---hopefully they return soon.
posted by ADRIA YOUNG, Sep 3/15
A multi-pack of fresh-baked tracks comments 0
posted by ADRIA YOUNG, Aug 20/15
Juice is cool as hell comments 0
posted by TARA THORNE, Jul 23/15
Bahamas is critically acclaimed–yet again. comments 0
posted by DOUG TAYLOR, May 7/15
Joel Plaskett & The Park Avenue Sobriety Test (Pheremone) comments 0
posted by ADRIA YOUNG, Apr 2/15
Thrillah EP (independent) comments 0
posted by DOUG TAYLOR, Mar 19/15
Dream Magic (independent) comments 0