'ritual protest music' can be pre-ordered now!
dave kirby a.k.a. satori has reworked my 'homo animalis' album in surprising and new ways, check it out here, it's a free download.
the void continues
new perverts in white shirts song and video here
notes from chaos
2 year anniversary show by otomo hava includes an unreleased piece by dp, recorded live in carinarnica (the smallest venue of europe?), nova gorica 31st may 2017
proceed with inquiry
proceed with inquiry dvd is now ready for pre-order. release date 1st july 2017. this dvd features ~ 180 minutes of dp visuals in 3 chapters: video works, performances and collaborations. video works includes the visuals to my live performance "video action" (with subtitles in german, french, spanish, portuguese, japanese, chinese, russian), a new video to 'truth is invented by liars', the unreleased 'threnody' and 3 shorter video works; performances features schimpfluch-gruppe's infamous 'spaghetti action', the tel aviv performance of 'abolishing religion', the last act of 'screamscape' performed in fribourg 2015, 'hole/holy', an exclusive performance for luff 2005, the live action '130731' and dp's actionist performance at 'extreme rituals: a schimpfluch carnival' in 2012; collaborations includes videos to dp sonics by gx jupitter-larsen, pakise akin & jan van hasselt, moju and remote-control rectum.
a spoken interview and podcast on animal sounds can be heard here.
s.a.r. & s.m.p
now available, south africa recordings, raw field recordings 2CD with 16-page booklet in a lavish 6-panel cardboard sleeve, and selective memory / perception CD, an hour long piece of classical instrumentation and orchestral arrangements using cello, violin and piano, recordings of wind, broken urban creatures and more, addressing sensorial overstimulation and subsequent confusion, memory infiltration, selective realities, selective selves and suicidal conclusions.
a collection of fingers
available now as download here. a collection of compilation tracks, outtakes, oddities, rareties, unreleased stuff, from 2004 - 2016, most tracks remastered, some revamped, 29 tracks in 2 hours and 2 minutes, formed into an album.
a radio session for pan african space station can be heard here. original radio session recorded at the pan african space station studio, cape town, in december 2015, one audio channel however didn't end up recording, so it was re-recorded at home in february 2016. this version never aired and is now exclusive to the free music archive. please support the free music archive, a non-profit project that cannot exist without support.
dp has penned a text for continent here, adorned with illustrations by cornelia hesse-honegger, and some sound examples.
south africa recordings for framework
an exclusive 57 minute mix of recordings made in south africa november 2015 - january 2016 in various national parks and nature reserves and in varying topographies and climates, from hot and dry desert (kgalagadi) over hilly forests (marloth, oribi), semi-arid karoo (addo, mmabolela, hluhluwe) to humid forests and wetlands (isimngaliso), with day temperatures between 30° and 43°C.
listen here and here or on the radio: it will premier on resonance fm in london at 11pm local time on 12th june. it will then air on all the stations seen here at the times indicated.
guests from chaos
dp's podcast for "guests from chaos" can be heard here, an eclectic mix of music dp enjoys.
dp performs on a propos de minos radio, a live action solo (ca. first 16 minutes) and following that, a group improvisation
a lengthy interview in german by african paper here
fossil fuel interactive
read about the guardian's "keep it in the ground" campaign and check out their "the biggest story in the world" podcast. very recommended.
new album "oberägeri" is available for free download via bandcamp. an ethnographical field recording, it documents the activities of the packs called "chlausrotten", recorded in oberägeri, in the valley of ägeri (in the canton of zug, central switzerland).
helicotrema c.o.d.a. is a 'recorded audio festival' that will be playing work by dp on 21.09.14 from 19:30 onwards at Villa, Via Camillo Brozzoni 7, Brescia, Italy.
the wire have published a small piece about homo animalis here
meira asher's podcast
a new podcast featuring homo animalis is available - see the podcast section of about.
all physical stock from my bandcamp and discogs shops have been taken down for july and august as i'll be abroad - back in september.
schimpfluch associates is a label founded in 2013 by dave phillips (zürich) and rudolf eb.er (osaka). its focus is on works of reference by sound artists associated with schimpfluch. please visit our website
greater china tour
concert dates in greater china have been added to the live section. some changes and updates are expected, so check back regularly.
listen to my podcast for ràdio web MACBA “on duration” here
welcome to my new site. new features include a shop here with lots to listen to and some freebies; the discography section has been completely overhauled; the live section includes more detail and connectivity; the site has been made easier to navigate through and there's more. expect more updates and new features - check back regularly.