“Trondheim Sessions” documents the formative period of Welburn’s sound, featuring two extended, improvised solo drone compositions performed live in the studio and capturing the artist’s process of transforming fragments of raw bass guitar noise into immersive layers of sound that breathe with a mysterious, forceful energy.
released January 7, 2017
James Welburn - Bass guitar, fx pedals, laptop.
Recorded by Amund Ulvestad at the NTNU Studios, Trondheim, Norway April 23rd 2014. Edited in Lillehammer Spring 2014 & Fall 2016.
Mastered by L U P O @ Calyx, Berlin, Fall 2016.