Cedrik Fermont

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C-drík aka Kirdec (born Cedrik Fermont) is a multifaceted vegan artist, academically trained musician, dj, singer, composer, author, radio host, concert organiser, curator and label manager of Greek, Zairian and Belgian descent, born in Zaire (current D.R. Congo), he now resides in Germany. He studied orchestral percussion and drums in the mid-1980s and is a former student of electroacoustic composer Annette Vande Gorne (Royal Conservatory of Mons, Belgium).
He operates in the field of noise, industrial, electronic, electroacoustic and improvised music since 1989, publishing music, performing, composing music for theatre plays, short films and sound installations.
He wrote several essays about electroacoustic, noise and experimental music from Asia and Africa and co-wrote a book together with Dimitri della Faille : Not Your World Music: Noise In South East Asia (winner of the 2017 "Golden Nica" Prix Ars Electronica in the "Digital Musics & Sound Art" category).
He performed and gave some talks and workshops in 53 countries across Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, Asia and North America,
Founder of Syrphe, label and platform partly dedicated to electronic and experimental music from Africa and Asia and co-founder of the electro label Textolux with Zoopsie and Dublo (2) as well as Falling Elevators with John N. Sellekaers.
His various other incarnations include Ammo (with John N. Sellekaers), Axiome (with Olivier Moreau), Moonsanto (with Sellekaers & Silk Saw), Ambre (with Moreau & Sellekaers), Dead Hollywood Stars (with Sellekaers & Hervé Thomas), Tetra Plok (with Dublo (2) & Zoopsie), Elekore (with One Man Nation & Mindfuckingboy), Črno Klank, Kirdec, Tasjiil Moujahed (with Munma), Salims Salon (with Hannes Galette Seidl, جاكلين جورج (Jacqueline George), Seth Ayyaz and Elsa M'bala), to speak only about a few.
He collaborated with artists like Mick Harris, Mark Spybey, Yan Jun, Aluviana, Goh Lee Kwang, Contagious Orgasm, Itta, Pei, Le Diktat, Naofumi Ishimaru, Alok, David Thrussell, Error (2), Choi Joonyong, Lau Mun Leng, Hùng Nguyễn Mạnh, Lương Huệ Trinh, Marie Takahashi, Hui-Chun Lin, Xabec, Dickson Dee and many others, mostly in Asia.
As radio host, C-drík works with Colaboradio and Staalplaat in Germany, Boxout.fm in India and 199Radio in the UK.
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Instruments & Performance

VAULT 01 Cedrik Fermont - Kaleinoiscope album art Ammo Ammo - Kaleinoiscope(14xFile, MP3, Album, RE, VBR) Disques Hushush Inc. VAULT 01 Canada 2004
ACT179 Cedrik Fermont - Il Pleut Des Cordes album art Axiome Axiome - Il Pleut Des Cordes(12") Ant-Zen ACT179 Germany 2005 Sell This Version
ACT279 Cedrik Fermont - Ten Hymns For Sorbetière Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Freezer album art Axiome Axiome - Ten Hymns For Sorbetière Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Freezer(CD, Album) Ant-Zen ACT279 Germany 2012 Sell This Version
Cedrik Fermont - L'Avenir Est Un Cerf Teint album art Axiome Axiome - L'Avenir Est Un Cerf Teint (Album) Ant-Zen Germany 2016 Sell This Version
Syrphe Gift 005 Cedrik Fermont - Identifiable Collection Of Matter album art C-drík C-drík - Identifiable Collection Of Matter(2xFile, FLAC) Syrphe Syrphe Gift 005 Germany 2018

Writing & Arrangement

Cedrik Fermont - Dissolution album art C-drík C-drík - Dissolution (Album) Hushush, Syrphe Canada 2002 Sell This Version
VAULT 01 Cedrik Fermont - Kaleinoiscope album art Ammo Ammo - Kaleinoiscope(14xFile, MP3, Album, RE, VBR) Disques Hushush Inc. VAULT 01 Canada 2004
LAGR 011 Cedrik Fermont - Lágrimas De Miedo Nº11 - Manganèse album art Various Organok - 1 (as C. Fermont) Various - Lágrimas De Miedo Nº11 - Manganèse(CD, Comp) Fear Drop LAGR 011 France 2004 Sell This Version
S008 Cedrik Fermont - Journeys Into Space And Time album art Contagious Orgasm & C-drík Contagious Orgasm & C-drík - Journeys Into Space And Time(CD, Album, Ltd) Syrphe S008 Belgium 2008 Sell This Version
RPTD 007 Cedrik Fermont - The Ruptured Sessions Volume 4 album art Various Various - The Ruptured Sessions Volume 4(CD, Comp) Ruptured RPTD 007 Lebanon 2011 Sell This Version
Syrphe Gift 005 Cedrik Fermont - Identifiable Collection Of Matter album art C-drík C-drík - Identifiable Collection Of Matter(2xFile, FLAC) Syrphe Syrphe Gift 005 Germany 2018

Technical

ADN33 Cedrik Fermont - État Des Lieux album art Črno Klank Črno Klank - État Des Lieux(CD, Album) Ad Noiseam ADN33 Germany 2003 Sell This Version
#1003 Cedrik Fermont - Already Awake In The Night album art Amelia Cuni & Werner Durand Amelia Cuni & Werner Durand - Already Awake In The Night(LP, Ltd, Num) ini.itu #1003 Belgium 2011 Sell This Version
005 Cedrik Fermont - Ex Machina album art The Revolving Eyes The Revolving Eyes - Ex Machina(7", EP, Dlx, Num) Moderne Recordings 005 Belgium 2016 Sell This Version
4MGLP12 Cedrik Fermont - Wave Earplug No.1 album art Various Various - Wave Earplug No.1(LP, Album, Comp) 4mg Records 4MGLP12 Slovakia 2017 Sell This Version
ar12017 Cedrik Fermont - You Can't Buy Me Love album art Rudy Kanhye Rudy Kanhye - You Can't Buy Me Love(12", S/Sided, Ltd, 250) Activerat ar12017 Switzerland 2018 Sell This Version
Syrphe Gift 005 Cedrik Fermont - Identifiable Collection Of Matter album art C-drík C-drík - Identifiable Collection Of Matter(2xFile, FLAC) Syrphe Syrphe Gift 005 Germany 2018