Improvisations

by Paraffin Section

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A collection of improvised music created spontaneously in our rehearsal space during Paraffin Section's first incarnation.

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released November 7, 2011

All songs written by Paraffin Section: Ethan, Abe and Jon.

Ethan - electric guitar, prepared guitar, noises
Abe - electric bass, noises
Jon - drums, sampler, vocals

All tracks recorded live at our rehearsal space in Charlestown, MA (behind the Sullivan Square stop on the Orange Line). The rehearsal space has since been knocked down and converted into condos. Rehearsal recordings captured by Jon on mini-disk and other media; recordings edited by Abe.

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Paraffin Section Boston, Massachusetts

Ethan, Abe and Jon enjoyed making these sounds. We existed as a unit from 2001-2005 and again from 2007-2009. We performed in MA and NH.

Some kinds words:

"Strident noise with stop and go melodies." - Punk Planet

"The use of jarring dynamic changes is an age-old trick of the avant-garde; the challenge is to make it new, and Paraffin Section succeeds in doing that." - Jim Connolly, Live Review
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Track Name: Into The Sun
The ships left shore at dawn,
the sun was rising over the hills.
Into the sun, they went
to discover a new world.

Into the sun,
into the sun.