Sounds Like: Fred Frith
Label: Infinity, Go!
Bio: 3 Pups Music are Pantha and Newbie Brad, experimental musicians who either work alone, with each other, or with other artists, using electronic wind instrument, fretless electric guitar, software and other noisemakers. The music is usually informed by jazz or electronica but can be as different a...See Full Bio
"... The back 3 Pups catalogue includes Indian-flavoured meditative electronic tabla fields, frantic hyperreal collages, soundscapes and beats, cinematic film noir western guitars, minimal microtonal pluckings, academic abstractions and simply will not promise to at least stay within these parameters. Fascinatingly enough, nothing ever seems out of place with them (except maybe, where it's supposed to) and even the most radical contrasts add to the mystique of the music. This is, because Pantha and Newbie Brad are somehow capable of translating the implicit code of the world around us into artistic structures which seem as alien as they are familiar, emotional and comforting. "Be aware of your surroundings" is the name of one of their works and as long as one pays respect to this creed, anything truly is possible."..Tobias Fischer, Tokafi.com...