TV Pow

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TV Pow is a Chicago-based electroacoustic/experimental trio founded in Tokyo by Michael Hartman and Brent Gutzeit in 1995, and later joined by Todd A. Carter in the Chicago in 1996. Often cited as 'laptop trio', they really use various acoustic and electronic instruments: percussion, drums, piano, self-made instruments (like Gutzeit’s famous 20-string steel bass), synthesizers, samplers, etc. Most of their releases are remixed and edited live recordings, and throughout their career TV Pow collaborated with many sound artists from Japan, US and Europe, including Boris Hauf, Ernst Karel, Stilluppsteypa, Toshimaru Nakamura, Tetuzi Akiyama, Tsuguto Tsunoda, Gene Coleman, Thomas Deater, Astro, etc.

They also have a side-project Television Power Electric.
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TV Pow Discography Tracks

Albums

TV Pow - Away Team • Tokyo 1997 album art TV Pow Away Team • Tokyo 1997 (Album) BOXmedia US 1998 Sell This Version
TV Pow - We're Almost To Your House album art TV Pow We're Almost To Your House (Album) BOXmedia US 1999 Sell This Version
TV Pow - Mort Aux Vaches: Being Nice Is Funny album art TV Pow Mort Aux Vaches: Being Nice Is Funny (Album) Mort Aux Vaches Netherlands 2000 Sell This Version
TV Pow - Friendship Patrol album art TV Pow Friendship Patrol (Album) Not For Profit US 2001 Sell This Version
TV Pow - We Are Everyone In The Room album art Stilluppsteypa & TV Pow Stilluppsteypa & TV Pow - We Are Everyone In The Room (Album) Erstwhile Records US 2001 Sell This Version
TV Pow - America Says Farewell album art TV Pow America Says Farewell En/Of Germany 2002 Sell This Version
TV Pow - Live At The Nervous Center album art TV Pow Live At The Nervous Center (Album) Mr. Mutt Italy 2003 Sell This Version
TV Pow - Presents Michael Hartman Todd  A. Carter And Brent Gutzeit As TV Pow album art TV Pow Presents Michael Hartman Todd A. Carter And Brent Gutzeit As TV Pow (Album) Southport Records US 2006 Sell This Version
TV Pow - Gas Money 2008 album art TV Pow Gas Money 2008 (Album) Not On Label (TV Pow Self-Released) US 2008 Sell This Version
TV Pow - The Personal Touch album art The M's And TV Pow The M's And TV Pow - The Personal Touch (Album) Movings 2011
none TV Pow - Specially Licensed UK Import album art TV Pow And Toshimaru Nakamura!* TV Pow And Toshimaru Nakamura!* - Specially Licensed UK Import(4xFile, Album) Kuro Neko Music none US 2014
JMY 07 TV Pow - 912 album art TV Pow 912(2xFile, FLAC) JMY JMY 07 US 2015
none TV Pow - Escape From Autoworld album art TV Pow Escape From Autoworld(4xFile, FLAC, Album) Not On Label (TV Pow Self-Released) none US 2015
TV Pow - TV Pow album art TV Pow TV Pow Shameless Records (4) Germany 2016 Sell This Version
none TV Pow - Watch Like Nobody's Dancing album art TV Pow Watch Like Nobody's Dancing(14xFile, FLAC, Album) Not On Label (TV Pow Self-Released) none US 2018

Singles & EPs

gg019 TV Pow - Split album art TV Pow / Liminal TV Pow / Liminal - Split(7") Gentle Giant Records gg019 US 1997 Sell This Version
TV Pow - Despite Ourselves album art TV Pow Despite Ourselves (Album) Fire Inc. Netherlands 2001 Sell This Version
none TV Pow - Ignore The Plushy album art TV Pow Ignore The Plushy(File, MP3, Single, 128) Tu M'p3 none Italy 2002
TV Pow - At The Renaissance Society album art TV Pow + Gene Coleman TV Pow + Gene Coleman - At The Renaissance Society (EP) Pale-Disc Japan 2003 Sell This Version
none TV Pow - Wnur album art TV Pow Wnur(File, MP3, Single, 192) Tu M'p3 none Italy 2004
none TV Pow - Spectra album art TV Pow Spectra(File, MP3, Single, 224) Tu M'p3 none Italy 2005
none TV Pow - Sack Accident album art TV Pow Sack Accident(2xFile, MP3, Single, 192) Kuro Neko Music none US 2012
none TV Pow - Spies EP album art TV Pow Spies EP(4xFile, EP) Kuro Neko Music none US 2014

Compilations

B-BOY 020 TV Pow - Powerful Friends And Devoted Lovers album art TV Pow Powerful Friends And Devoted Lovers(2xCD, Comp) Bottrop-Boy B-BOY 020 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
B-BOY 023 TV Pow - Burned Bridges And Lost Loves album art TV Pow Burned Bridges And Lost Loves(2xCD, Comp) Bottrop-Boy B-BOY 023 Germany 2005 Sell This Version