- Artifacts (album)
Name = Artifacts
Type = studio
1994at The Timeroom in Tucson, Arizona
Genre = Ambient
Length = 77:12
Steve Roachand Eckart Rahn
Reviews = *
AllmusicRating|4|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:it2uakjkhm3v link]
*"The Herald" (Allaire, New Jersey) favorable [http://www.steveroach.com/Press/review.php?id=7 August 1995]
Piero Scaruffi5/10 [http://www.scaruffi.com/avant/roach.html link]
Last album = "
Earth Island" (1994)
This album = "Artifacts" (1994)
Next album = "
The Dreamer Descends" (1995)
"Artifacts" (1994) is a tribal ambient album by the American artist
Steve Roach. This album is a follow up to 1993’s "Origins".
There is a poem by Linda Kohanov in the liner notes which is a sequel to her poem in Origins. Like Origins, many of the track titles were derived from this poem.
All songs written by
#”Thunder Brother” (9:29)
#”The Origin of Artifacts” (25:46)
#”Your Own Eyes” (8:02)
#”Ancestral Horizon” (8:27)
#”Temple of the Frog” (8:50)
#”Begin Where I End” (8:01)
Steve Roach( synthesizers, samplers, percussion, didgeridoos, Northern Sonoran dreampipe, frame drums, dumbek, voice, rainstick, clay water pots, ocarina, clay flutes, Indonesian gong, Native American grinding stone, misc.)
Loren Nerell(Javanese gender on “Temple of the Frog”)
*Suso Saiz (guitar sample food on “The Origins of Artifacts”)
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