The Breathing Wires

by Dutch Decay

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12 minute harsh industrial drone, 3 steel-string acoustic guitars bowed with a metal rod. Think Ligeti, Lou Reeds 'metal machine music', S. Reich, Sonic Youth, Glenn Branca.

A scraping grinding whistling rhythmic urban landscape of traffic noise and train brakes


released October 17, 2016
performed + recorded Dutch Decay
Oct 2016



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Dutch Decay Sydney, Australia

Sydney guitarist Dirk Kruithof makes eclectic mid-fidelity solo experimental home recordings under his alias Dutch Decay since 2007, when he bought a 12 track digital recording unit. He's been involved in a substantial number of diverse bands since 1989, currently playing with Free-Improv group Forenzics. He co-curated The 2010 Experimental music festival SoundsUnsound. Dutch digs songs and sounds ... more

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