XIII – Eocity
€4,00 – €10,00
Eocity is the result of a study on technological failure and the imagination of a non-existent urban landscape.
This project features the use of a Yamaha ex5r, one of the first synths to ever implement VL synthesis.The “Yamaha Virtual Acoustic“ Synthesis tone generation was born to try to accurately emulate the complex vibrations and other acoustic phenomena of real instruments and their sounds within space, but the dubious results of this technology gave birth to something more.
Its final output sound happens to be cold and synthetic while being also organic and warm at the same time, welcoming the listeners into a feeling of an artificial world that is neither digital nor analog.In this world man is not around anymore and the binary language survived him, communicating with the rest of the natural environment, in respect of its laws and dynamics, becoming one indistinct entity. Eocity is a place that exists in between the imaginary and the real one, gently floating as a digital tactile experience.
Turin-based XIII (real name: Alessio Capovilla) is a producer and one of the head around the multidisciplinary Gang Of Ducks label, on which he released his debut ‘No (The Relative Effect of Explication)’ in 2015.
He is interested in sound modeling working through synthesis, computer music and eld recording, crossing beats and genres towards something not easily definable.
All music composed, produced & Arranged by Alessio Capovilla
Mixed by Nic Foglia at Andromeda studio Turin(IT)