Field // Cocoon
Field are sound wizard, trumpeter and
producer Uwe Haas plus drummer and producer Sven Kacirek. Backed up
by jazz double bassist Jo Huth, they perform live in the classic, well-tried
Uwe Haas first started to fully dedicate himself to music at the end
of his twenties. Since then, he has provided the soundtracks for numerous
documentary films, including the 2002 Grimme prize nominee “Apocalypse
Before founding the band field with Kacirek, Haas released the trip hop-oriented
album “Simply Travelling Around Reality” under the name “S.T.A.R.” (Out
To Lunch/Freibank) and produced numerous remixes, including tracks for
Sven Kacirek studied at the Hamburg Academy of Music and Theatre, at
Drummers Collective in New York and at the Arnhem School of Music (Netherlands).
In 1999, he broke off his music studies, moved to Hamburg and, from then
on, worked on a purely acoustic version of programmed drum’n’bass
grooves. In 2000, he published the book “Drum’n Bass — Creative
Concepts For Drummers” (KDM/Alfred Publishing) as well as two sample
CDs for Masterbits and Framerecords.
In 2000 and 2001, he performed at the renowned World Drum Festival.
Johannes Huth studied at the Hamburg Academy of Music and Theatre. After
his studies he worked on various international live and studio productions
with amongst others Dominique Horwitz, Ulrich Tukur, André Eisermann,
Youris Efim and Etta Scollo.
Martin Hornung studied at the Arnhem School of Music and at the Hamburg
Academy of Music and Theatre with D. Glawischnig.
In 2002, Hornung received a DAAD grant and is currently studying at Queens
College in New York.
Field’s debut album “Cocoon” skilfully steers listeners
through a wide range of electronic music styles. Combining the different
influences of the artists who contributed to the sound, this album is
truly exciting. Each track has its own style, but all of them tell a
very unique story.
01. Talk (05:44)
02. Yellow Chalk (04:19)
03. Love By Figures (06:57)
04. Two Sisters (05:48)
05. Lost Again (05:58)
06. Gaijin I (05:24)
07. Endlessly Revolving (05:12)
08. Circles (02:08)
09. Out Three (06:25)
10. Stretch Your Hands Out (06:00)
11. Monkey Blow (05:58)
12. Years Ago (06:29)
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