Syrphe Records

Not your World Music

Noise in South East Asia

Syrphe (hoverfly in English) is a platform focused on music and events in the field of electronic music, noise, avant-garde, sound art (...) specially from Africa and Asia but not exclusively. The first ever book published about noise music, it aims to give an insight into the world of art, politics, identity, gender and global capitalism in South East Asia. The piece is a digital collage of surfaces, textures and cuttings of the "Ocean". There is something about this nature that awakens deep-seated emotions. However, when dissected into clean shapes, the parts becomes a whole piece, as is to convey the nature of this many oceans that brings separation also forms connections.