Playing tracks by
Junior indian, Talen feat. cutty ranks, Two fingers feat ce'cile & sway, TOK, Terry Lynn and more.
The music made by TALEN is defined rather by a process than by an aim or a given format and sound, using analogue instruments and toys to produce an arsenal of soundbytes, to later deconstruct the very same in the digital domain (with the subversive joy of the futuristic sniper). The result could be called dubstep taken hostage by rock’n’roll, freely oscillating between „listening“ and „club“ music.
The project name „TALEN“ was chosen to evoke a wide range of associations. It is said that the name of Swiss iconic figure (William) Tell has its root in the word „talen“ (which used to mean „child-like/naive“ in an old dialect). Swiss timing and precision and Swiss craftmanship are called into mind. But also words like „to tell“ or „tale“ or „talent“ seem to lurk a