Max Sipowicz

Max Sipowicz

Second Space (2010)

9 tracks by Max Sipowicz

a musical exploration in colour and texture, using sparse instrumentation i have tried to occupy as much of the musical spectrum as possible.

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Playing around with loops a bit more. I like it, although I feel that perhaps its a bit cluttered at time? Please let me know what you think. To answer some of the questions I got on the last track: The looper I use is a Digitech DL-8 Hardwire…read more
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This is the first tune I wrote using an actual loop pedal. I really like the rawness of its form. The sound is sharp, it kind of attacks your ear.. but then after it loops around a few times, it calms down and sinks in.. I expect that there will…read more
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Another piece using my looper. This time it's highly improvised. The main rhythm is looped, but the rest is improvised and going through a delay pedal to create some abstract and beautiful sounds.
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One of a series of 4 pieces exploring the possibilities of creating texture and colour in music.
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One of a series of 4 pieces exploring the possibilities of creating texture and colour in music.
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One of a series of 4 pieces exploring the possibilities of creating texture and colour in music.
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I tried to utilize the swelling of sound that can be created with a guitar to re-create the atmosphere around me (its been rainy all day, with some thunder in the background). This piece is semi improvisational, in that none of it was planned…read more
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My girlfriend came to the music store with me yesterday to get my new delay pedal and she patiently waited while i checked it out.. so this is dedicated to her. Musically, I tried to create a rhythm and texture using only natural harmonics…read more
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Just playing around with my looper again. You can probably tell I love that thing. I wanted to build up the tension and the harmony using overlapping layers of notes with basically the same rhythm.. so that the whole piece builds up and up and…
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Music To Listen To At Night (2010)

5 tracks by Max Sipowicz

This is my first ep, and the first release under the name Major Shake. I'd classify the genre of music as a blend between ambient electronica and trip hop, but I don't think its up to me to judge these things. The ep is available for sale at http://majorshake.bandcamp.com/ you can download it there for free (including the high quality files) or pay for it. Thank you very much for all of your support.

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I finally got around to finishing the final track on my ep. This is my debut release one could say :) I hope you enjoy it :)
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Its a song that was inspired by a dream I had. In fact.. it was the soundtrack to the dream. The ending is purposely left with a feeling of being not finished, as I can't remember how the dream ended. I hope you all like it :)
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This track hasnt started off sounding anything like this. I had a drum beat in my head, so I keyed it into my laptop, then edited it around and it ended up like this. then i recorded everything, and just as i was about to save it.. EVERYTHING…read more
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Just a short piece of music I made to de-stress myself while working on the other tracks for my upcoming ep :)
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Frustrated with how slow my solo acoustic/vocal songs are going, I decided to spend the weekend making something chilled out, just to relax myself and to let people know I haven't died. Its a short instrumental track. I call this minimalist electronica…read more
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