Simon Scott

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Simon Scott
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Simon Scott (b. 1971) is a British sound artist and multi-instrumentalist who is currently based in Cambridge, UK and drums for UK band Slowdive. Below Sea Level was Scott’s debut album for 12k, released in May 2012 and it was rereleased in 2015 by UK label Touch (on their TOUCHLINE digital series). The aesthetics of active listening and the subjective distinction of compositional materials and sound timbres are predominant explorations in his work. His music is a fusion of digital signal manipulation, micro-melodies and minimalism combined with environmental sounds and organic acoustic textures. He is inspired by his interests in sound ecology, music technology, digital media, illustration, photography, composition and sound art. 'Floodlines', released on CD by TOUCH in 2016, was a live room recording from a gig on 31st January at London's Cafe Oto.

Since the late 1990’s Scott’s work has been featured in a variety of international films, sonic art exhibitions, dance productions and digital multi-media projects. He has toured worldwide since 1988 (he was the drummer for Slowdive between 1990 and 1994, who worked with Brian Eno on the Souvlaki album), and his track “For Martha” was included on the respected German label Kompakt’s Pop Ambient 2012 compilation series.
His music has been previously released on Morr Music, Miasmah, Slaapwel, Sonic Pieces, Secret Furry Hole, Ghostly International and other respected international recording labels. Scott has shared the stage, remixed and been remixed by Isan, Nils Frahm, Taylor Deupree, Klimek, Tim Hecker, Christopher Willits, Marcus Fisher, Lawrence English, The Caretaker, Sawako, Fourcolor, Ulrich Schnauss, Machinefabriek, Pinkcourtesyphone (Richard Chartier) and The Sight Below. Scott is also a freelance composer for film and advertising and in 2008, he established the KESH recording label.
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Albums

Simon Scott - Navigare album art Simon Scott Navigare (Album) Miasmah Norway 2009 Sell This Version
Simon Scott - Conformists album art Dag Rosenqvist & Simon Scott Dag Rosenqvist & Simon Scott - Conformists (Album) Low Point 2010 Sell This Version
Simon Scott - Silenne album art Simon Scott Silenne (Album) Slaapwel Records Belgium 2010 Sell This Version
Immune 009 Simon Scott - Traba album art Simon Scott Traba(LP, MiniAlbum, Ltd) Immune Immune 009 US 2010 Sell This Version
Simon Scott - Bunny album art Simon Scott Bunny (Album) Miasmah Norway 2011 Sell This Version
Simon Scott - Below Sea Level album art Simon Scott Below Sea Level (Album) 12k US 2012 Sell This Version
Ash 11.4 Simon Scott - Insomni album art Simon Scott Insomni(CD, Album) Ash International Ash 11.4 UK 2015 Sell This Version
Tone 53 Simon Scott - FloodLines album art Simon Scott FloodLines(CD, Album, Ltd) Touch Tone 53 UK 2016 Sell This Version
TTW#93 Simon Scott - STUK album art Simon Scott STUK(Cass, Ltd) The Tapeworm TTW#93 UK 2017 Sell This Version
Simon Scott - Shape Memory album art Marcus Fischer (2) & Simon Scott Marcus Fischer (2) & Simon Scott - Shape Memory (Album) 12k US 2018 Sell This Version
Simon Scott - Soundings album art Simon Scott Soundings (Album) Touch UK 2019 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SFH-7 Simon Scott - Nivalis album art Simon Scott Nivalis(CDr, Mini, Ltd) Secret Furry Hole SFH-7 Italy 2010 Sell This Version
Seven Pieces - Piece One Simon Scott - Depart, Repeat album art Simon Scott Depart, Repeat(7", Single, Ltd, Num) Sonic Pieces Seven Pieces - Piece One Germany 2011 Sell This Version
KESH:019 Simon Scott - Aki album art Simon Scott Aki(CDr, EP, Ltd) Kesh Recordings KESH:019 UK 2012 Sell This Version
Simon Scott - Split album art Simon Scott, Danny Norbury Simon Scott, Danny Norbury - Split Brian Records, Brian Records UK 2014 Sell This Version

DJ Mixes

STJ 077 Simon Scott - Secret Thirteen Mix 077 album art Simon Scott Secret Thirteen Mix 077(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Secret Thirteen Journal STJ 077 Lithuania 2013