Free-improv with trumpet, bass, guitar, drums. Cinematic, hypnotic and unpredictable landscapes of sound.
in 2005, Forenzics have a very simple philosophy: play what you feel
without limits and boundaries, only that it must be created there and
then. There are no restrictions on genre, texture, format or structure.
It is completely free music defined by the mood, ability and preferences of the musicians taking part.
lineup is fairly fluid but usually includes Matthew Syres on guitar and
effects, Dirk Kruithof on guitar, bass or vox, Joe Cummins on trumpet
and kaoss, and John Whilton on drums. They have also played with some
of Sydney's best drummers including Evan McGregor, Aemon Webb, Finn
Ryan, Alex Slater, Louis Burdett, and founding member Ben Eadie, and various
Forenzics have released three albums, 2009's
H3O, 2010's Static and Silence and 2011's Build Ruins (released on New
Weird Australia's New Editions label). They are currently working on
their fourth as yet untitled release, recorded with the current live
lineup. They also appear on several compilations including Droning
Earth Vol.26 and Art Groupie 2008.
Live they are a force to be
reckoned with, taking the audiences on a journey, sometimes wild and
tumultuous, sometimes soothing, fragile and hypnotically beautiful.