Tuu – The Frozen Lands


Release data: Tuu – The Frozen Lands CD-EP, Amplexus, 1999 The 20-minute cd-ep “The Frozen Lands” contains a set of three solo pieces using gongs, metal instruments and electronic processing and sampling of their sounds. The 8-minute title track kicking things off offers the central theme of the whole recording, and stems from music which was made to accompany an exhibition of ceramic sculpture by…

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Tuu – Terma


Release data: Tuu – Terma CD, Hearts of Space/Fathom, 1998 The eclectic tribal ambient music (inspired by the hidden teachings of Tibetan Buddhism) that’s found on “Terma” is made by TUU’s Martin Franklin and trance flute master Nick Parkin, a project which seems to be about harmonising different but strong forces. Mr Parkin is primarily a solo performer who finds it very hard to work…

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Tuu – Mesh


Release data: Tuu – Mesh CD, Hearts of Space/Fathom, 1997 For “Mesh”, the UK-band TUU consisted of Martin Franklin, Mykl O’Dempsey and Nick Parkin along two guest stars. The band were able to get their album released in the flow of tribal-infused and darker shaded string of releases that appeared on the Hearts of Space sublabel Fathom in the mid ‘90’s along Steve Roach, Robert…

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