The immensely talented “neo-cubist semi-deconstructionist blues guitarist” Geiger von Müller asked me to remix his song “Blue Moon Frequency #2b,” out now as a name-your-price download on Bandcamp. There’s a beautiful video by cgi director Paal-V too. Everything’s linked here thanks to Skopemag. Review Excerpts There is the rhythm, which feels like we are listening … Continue reading Blue Moon Frequency #2b [Summer Mix]
Nominated for Independent Music Award for “Best Longform Video” Listen and purchase now on Spotify, BandCamp (digital AND CD!), iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Napster, iHeartRadio, Deezer, and Tidal. Best Of Recent Music Heroes Best Albums in 2019The Letter Music I Loved in 2019Avant Music News Best of 2019an earful Best of 2019: ElectronicHiapop … Continue reading Farewell, Doomed Planet!
Best Of Tabs Out Top 200 Tapes of 2019 (#70) SIREN’s 2019 “Now That’s What We Call A Lot of Music From Women and NB People” list Review excerpts “Kelly brings her considerable chops as a singer, a songwriter, and a mischievous experimental imp to the table, delighting everybody in earshot with magnificent synthesizers and … Continue reading Departure 2019
New music! I collaborated with the brilliant Xqui on Starchild, a two song, name-your-price release using found sounds and field recordings. Check it out on Bandcamp. Review excerpts “…two track release starts with ‘starchild’ being a wondrous ambiance, something that made me think of flying into a Alice and wonderland kind of flight, one in which … Continue reading Starchild
Winner of the 17th Independent Music “Best Concept Album” Award Listen and purchase now on Spotify, BandCamp, iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Pandora, Tidal, Napster, iHeartRadio, Deezer, Saavn, Anghami, KKBox, Down In The Valley, and Shazam. Music for the DMV has been named to the following Best of 2018 Lists: Hiapop Albums of 2018Recent Music Heroes Best … Continue reading Music for the DMV
For various ensembles including orchestra, chorus, and chamber musicians. Recorded 2005-2010 Review excerpt: “I could imagine wordless theatre shows taking the music up and build entire complimenting performances around them. I bet the theatres would flourish and turn into newly generated fan machines. Normal person goes in – hears an amazing show – gets hooked … Continue reading Concert music
Review excerpts: “This is a world in which things slip back and forth between absolute madness and beauty.” – Yeah I Know It Sucks “A piece of art worth breaking your bones for!” – Yeah I Know It Sucks Random Sounds from freesound.org, edited and manipulated in Audacity (2010). Attributions for samples used can be found … Continue reading Found Sound
Pre-order available now, releases July 14 2020. Third Wormhole World Records compilation (and my second, after the initial compilation released 2018). Available as a digital release or a CD, either solo or bundled along with volume 3.1. All proceeds go to CALM.
Curated by Front & Follow and The Geography Trip, with profits going to The Brick in Wigan, “a fantastic charity on the front line of supporting those most in need, seeking to address the inequalities across our country exacerbated by COVID-19, but there all along.” Includes my song “Waking Up With A Cat On My … Continue reading ISOLATION AND REJECTION VOL 1
Curated by Sound Effects of Death & Horror. Released May 15 from Wormhole World, with profits going to Delia Derbyshire Day. Includes my song “Metro Musix.” Review Excerpts Things move on into a strange seductive time traveling zone, one in which an old school train rattles over the tracks and the landscape is presumably all … Continue reading Retrophonica – Aetheric Transmissions
Released June 1, 2019 on Bandcamp by I Heart Noise. Includes my song “Voyeur.” Review Excerpts Always impressive wherever the work of this artist pops up, Voyeur doesn’t go under the reader unnoticed as well. A full on deranged feeling of music that is dense and all over the colorful audio spectrum. Beautifully designed, moving, … Continue reading I Heart Noise Spring 2019 Compilation
Released July 4, 2019 on Bandcamp by Prosthion Recordings, with profits donated to the ACLU. Includes my song “Unusual Capsule” (re-released on Farewell, Doomed Planet!). Review Excerpts … amazing tune as created by nobody less than the never disappointing artist Elizabeth Joan Kelly; freaking hell, she hitting brilliance again over here, with a full on … Continue reading This Machine Confuses Fascists: An ACLU Benefit Compilation
Released July 23, 2019 on cassette and digital by Strategic Tape Reserve. Includes my song “What Penumbras.” Best Of A Closer Listen The Happiest Music of the YearHoudini Mansions Favorite 100 Albums of 2019Tabs Out Top 200 Tapes of 2019COUNTERZINE Shosa’s Top 40 Albums of 2019“What Penumbras” made COUNTERZINE Top 200 Tracks of 2019 Review … Continue reading ShopLand World: Music for a Discovery Park of Miniature Supermarkets
Review excerpts: “New Orleans composer Elizabeth Joan Kelly follows up her August release ‘Music For The DMV’ with another two belting tracks. ‘Cake’ is a mind-bending exploration of strings and electronica that you’d struggle to hear anywhere else, while ‘Starchild’ takes soundscaping to a new level entirely.” – On The Beat Zine “…a trio of … Continue reading A Picture of Good Health