Along Silence

by hicksoncompactgroup

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  • Limited Edition Cassette
    Cassette + Digital Album

    1st edition.
    Type II Chrome High Bias tape. Solid White C-40 Cassette in a Clear Plastic Case. (handcut) U-Card is printed on Vellum.

    Side A: Trails and Pathways
    Side B: Of the Unknown, Pt 2

    Of the Unknown, Pt 2 is the companion song to Of the Unknown, Pt 1.

    You could play the digital version of "Pt 1" along with the tape version of "Pt 2" at the same time.

    **NOTE** Of the Unknown, Pt 1 is digital only and not on the cassette.

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-Trails and Pathways-
prepared guitars. electronics. bells.

-Of the Unknown, Pt 1-
field recordings. tape decks. electric guitar.

-Of the Unknown, Pt 2 (bonus)-
field recordings. tape decks. live modulations. prepared lap harp.

Of the Unknown, Pt 1 & Pt 2 were made to be played together.
Pt 2 was recorded in a cabin in Michigan using 3 field recorders and a few effects pedals.
Pt 1 was recorded at home using the same field recordings as Pt 2

Download the full album to get 'of the Unknown, Pt 2'

Videos for each song can be found here ----->

Trails and Pathways:

Of the Unknown, Pt 1:

Of the Unknown, Pt 2:

Full Playlist:


released May 13, 2016

Recorded Mar-Apr 2016

all by Matt Pataky



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hicksoncompactgroup Chicago, Illinois

Solo project of Matt Pataky. Guitar. Other Instruments. Effects.

For more information or booking, contact me below.

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