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the [law-rah] collective

this is the home of the [law-rah] collective, a collective of persons and personalities from the center of holland who are working on the auditive side of art.

upcoming performances
for upcoming shows please check the live action tab on the left. if you're interested in booking us (or woodbndr or cinema perdu or a combination) just send us an e-mail.

upcoming releases
pssst .... check the right column ... something new is out ;-)

sonic connections
cinema perdu - 'soundtracks without movies', the solo project of martijn.
woodbndr - exploration of the endless sensitivity and sonic possibilities of sound by jon unger and martijn pieck.

contact / e-mail
send mail to bauke with any questions concerning the [law-rah] collective.


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invocation w/ cinema perdu with 'invocation' the [law-rah] collective and cinema perdu present a split album with personal views and interpretations of the emptiness that remains; finding closure in a process of grief. not the most happy of feelings, but it's a feeling we all recognize, a feeling we all relate to and maybe the feeling we all have problems with giving it a place in our lives.
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field of view
field of view for the first time the [law-rah] collective wrote and produced the music as a trio. this collaboration resulted in an album which has the typical [law-rah] signature: massive deep drones and minimalistic sound collages are accompanied by minimal sequences and (un)steady beats that blend into the alienating soundscapes or set the pace for memorably haunting, atmospheric melodies.
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answerk split cd with cisfinitum this split cd is dedicated to one of the very first synthesizers in the world, the ans. the letters ans stand for alexander nikolayevich scriabin who linked tones to colours, the ans being a response to the synesthesia theories.the [law-rah] collective and cisfinitum gave birth to intense cold and grey music upon which fly ghosts of melodies, archaic or yet to come ...
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