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Keith Moliné and Andy Diagram release requiem for Leytonstone

Wire contributor Keith Moliné is releasing a record described as a requiem for Leytonstone in London in the year of the Olympics. The record is a collaboration between Moliné and long time collaborator from The Pale Boys, Andy Diagram.

The release, titled Ley, uses outdoor recordings of trumpets in bowls of water and junk shop guitars. The pair state that they: "spent months, months searching for ways to feed the garden recording into software, treating the soundfile as if it were a punchcard on an old main-frame machine, hoping that technology would efface us, to reveal something elemental about the place itself, at the moment of creation."

Watch a video of an excerpt from "Magnus" from the Diagram & Moliné release on Entr'acte below, and read more here.