Annotation

MG is : TextilTechnikum Monforts Quartier / Mönchengladbach
EU is : LVR Industriemuseum Euskirchen
BO is : LWL Industriemuseum Bocholt

Recordings : Thomas Brinkmann / 2017 with a Neumann KM 184 stereo set.

# except Monika Widzicka, recordings from 2014 Central Museum of Textiles Łódź, PL

*The soundscape is created by 5 machines in operation:
Two narrow shuttle looms; manufactured by Maschinenfabrik Ruti, Łódź, 1892.
Half-width shuttle loom; manufactured by Fred Greenwood Mechanical Works, Łódź, 1889.
Automatic four-point weft winder; manufactured by Totex Chrastava Frydlant, Czechoslovakia, 1967.
Automatic four-point weft winder; manufactured by Totex Chrastava Frydlant, Czechoslovakia, 1972.

Credits and notes taken from the download page, catalog number taken from editionsmego.com.

"rec: M.W.#,*" appended to tracks 7, 15 and 21 on the download page refers to the recording credits and the above mentioned soundscape sources.

Release artwork replicates the book cover of "Raupenbahn" by German author Rolf Dieter Brinkmann.

Annotation last modified on 2019-11-10 07:0 UTC.

Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Lentz 1 MG (Viersen / D) 3:29
2 Grossenhainer EU (Grossenhain / D) 2:33
3 C.A.Roscher BO (Oberlausitz / D) 4:16
4 Henry Livesey BO (Blackburn / GB) 4:26
5 Lentz 2 MG (Viersen / D) 5:00
6 Saurer MG ( Aarbon CH) 1:31
7 Ruti / Łódź / PL, 1892 3:40
8 Saurer 400 BO (Aarbon CH & F) 4:45
9 Günne (Irmscher) BO (Möhnesee / D) 5:56
10 Bändchen MG (Jacquard F? Unbekannt) 4:09
11 Dornier MG (Lindau / D) 0:17
12 Transmission / BO 3:05
13 Elitex Jet MG. (CZ) 4:02
14 Robert Hall MG Solo (Bury / GB) 3:24
15 Fred Greenwood Mechanical Works / (Łódź / PL 1889) 4:59
16 Kleiner C.A.Roscher BO (Oberlausitz / D) 0:37
17 Jean Güsgen BO (Dülken / D) 2:36
18 Grossenhainer EU / Lower Floor (Grossenhain / D) 2:15
19 Grossenhainer EU (Grossenhain / D) 4:39
20 Grossenhainer EU Lower Floor / Variation1 (Grossenhain / D) 2:26
21 Looms/ Group Łódź / PL 2:12