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The Launching Pad, or Coal City Nuclear Plant (2008)

Assorted Ambient & Aggressive Electronics and Noise Collages with Found Sounds. Creative Commons Licensed BY - NC - SA Some Rights Reserved .

Cloportes cuit à la vapeur dans du vin blanc sans Raptors (2009)

My 2009 RPM Challenge album, a mix of Avant Electronics & Ambient Noise. “Thick Strings Play for the Fuzzy Water” uses FreeSound.org Creative Commons samples 17090__jppi_Stu__bamboo_wind_chimes_1.wav, 62893_ERH_BIG_HISSY_STRINGS_42.wav, & 40547_ERH_a_minor_12_sec_intro_b.wav. “Slow Build Gamelan” is based on three Indonesian Gongs from FreeSound.org: 24615__anamorphosis__GMB_Jegog_1.wav, 24613__anamorphosis__GMB_Gong_Lanang.wav & 24612__anamorphosis__GMB_Gong_Kempur.wav. “Doubly Doo uses the FreeSoound.org sample 40171_ERH_a_min_eh_strings_arp.wav. “Cruising Bombard Street” is made from approximately 1000 copies of the FreeSound.org samples 42544_ERH_long_string_su_51.wav & 40547_ERH_a_minor_12_sec_intro_b.wav. Cover image by Martin LaBar (http://www.flickr.com/photos/martinlabar/)

"Wine, Sex, Cigarettes, Moustache" (2010)

RPM 2010

Hey Kiddies! Its Naked Gunman Time (2011)

Avalanche of Tuning Forks (2012)

Avant-Noise with found sounds & spoken word

Other RPM Partcipants

The Annenberg Fund

joseph patrick

F.K.Jones

BuTcH

Rejekted Kauses

The Domestics

Adhesion

sonicmagpie

The Bottomlines

Schmidty Scooters

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Artists by Genre

Artists by Name

Naked Gunman

BIOGRAPHY

I'm just a guy with a box of sounds, several outmoded computers, some freeware sound editing software, and a willingness to use them.

BAND MEMBERS
Rev. Dr. Frederick J. Freelance, Ph. D., D.F.S. - Computers & Electronics

YEARS COMPLETED
2008,2009,2010,2011,2012

GENRES
Experimental,Unclassifiable,Industrial,Avant-Garde


Completed Albums

The Launching Pad, or Coal City Nuclear Plant(2008)

Assorted Ambient & Aggressive Electronics and Noise Collages with Found Sounds. Creative Commons Licensed BY - NC - SA Some Rights Reserved .


The Great Northern Pacific Subtropical Gyre
Rising Tone
The Reverse of Hero
Brainwash Radio
Blocked Chimes
Why Does Everyone Walk Their Dog on Pavlov Ave?
The Squeeky Cog gets the Grease
The Number Has Been Traced

Cloportes cuit à la vapeur dans du vin blanc sans Raptors(2009)

My 2009 RPM Challenge album, a mix of Avant Electronics & Ambient Noise. “Thick Strings Play for the Fuzzy Water” uses FreeSound.org Creative Commons samples 17090__jppi_Stu__bamboo_wind_chimes_1.wav, 62893_ERH_BIG_HISSY_STRINGS_42.wav, & 40547_ERH_a_minor_12_sec_intro_b.wav. “Slow Build Gamelan” is based on three Indonesian Gongs from FreeSound.org: 24615__anamorphosis__GMB_Jegog_1.wav, 24613__anamorphosis__GMB_Gong_Lanang.wav & 24612__anamorphosis__GMB_Gong_Kempur.wav. “Doubly Doo uses the FreeSoound.org sample 40171_ERH_a_min_eh_strings_arp.wav. “Cruising Bombard Street” is made from approximately 1000 copies of the FreeSound.org samples 42544_ERH_long_string_su_51.wav & 40547_ERH_a_minor_12_sec_intro_b.wav. Cover image by Martin LaBar (http://www.flickr.com/photos/martinlabar/)


Hoax 911 Call... With Guitars!   Download
Thick Strings Play for the Fuzzy Water   Download
Slow Build Gamelan   Download
Doubly Doo   Download
Littoral Zone   Download
Fuzzy Twiddles   (preferred)   Download
Doomer Boomer   Download
Cruising Bombard Street.   Download

"Wine, Sex, Cigarettes, Moustache"(2010)

RPM 2010


Horse   Download
Moustache   Download
Plucky   Download
008   Download
Steel Escargot, Mk. II   Download
Palimpsest   Download
Brittle, Brittle, Drums and Gongs   Download
Ignoramus   Download
Run for the Metro   (preferred)   Download
Tintinnabulation   Download
Froggy   Download
Pookie Bar   Download
Kraut
Kraut 2   Download

Hey Kiddies! Its Naked Gunman Time(2011)


Intro & Soliloquy   Download
I am the Mod Ren Man...   Download
There Isnt Anything At All   Download
The Premature Arrival of the Future   Download
Like Riding a Wire Fence   Download
The Subject Is   Download
Spring Heeled Jacks are Wild   Download
Film Strips for Mr. Lawrence   Download
Mr. Swirley   Download
Drunken Frog Bothering   (preferred)   Download

Avalanche of Tuning Forks(2012)

Avant-Noise with found sounds & spoken word


RPM 1
RPM 3d
RPM 6
RPM 7
RPM 9xa
RPM 10 + 10a
RPM 11