by Slow Clinic



'Salt' is the outcome of a morning experimenting with Himalayan rock salt as an alternative method of making and performing experimental guitar music. Avoiding the term 'prepared', small amounts of rock salt were poured onto the strings of an electric guitar tuned to Bsus4 through the usual chain of effects pedals.

I've been meaning to use salt as a method of performing for a long time, and finally decided to stop procrastinating and simply press record. 'Salt' is noisy, imperfect, and harsh at points, and has been mixed and mastered to retain the raw qualities of the materials used.


released June 17, 2018

Recorded, mixed, and mastered by James Edward Armstrong


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Slow Clinic Farnham, UK

Slow Clinic began following a sleepless night and a sunrise walk around Cardiff Bay. The field recordings gathered during this walk provided the foundations of the first Slow Clinic self-release, 'First Works'. Slow Clinic is an experimentation with sound and surrounding environments. ... more

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