— FRKTL — UPCOMING — WARE 360 SHOWCASE 18 SEPT ‘20 



INFO



FRKTL is the solo experimental project of Riga/London/Cairo based audiovisual artist Sarah Badr ︎

A classically trained multi-instrumentalist utilising live sampling and improv, vocal manipulation, field recordings and generative rhythms, she composes intensely emotive, immersive explorations of sound.


Her sixth release and third full-length album, Excision After Love Collapses, is out now—marking nearly a decade of independent, self-published works.











DISC




Excision After Love Collapses  LP  2020
︎  01  Sidereal II  02:34
︎  02  Fire Upon The Deep  07:22
︎  03  Gestalt Approach  05:55
︎  04  Eigenspace  07:22  
︎  05  Will, Want, Desire  03:40     
︎  06  دَفْق (Crash Blossoms)  05:08  
︎  07  Strange Attractors  03:22 
︎  08  Excision After Love Collapses  07:22
︎  09  Dread Aversion  03:20         
︎  10  Haruspex  08:40
︎  11  Peak Experience  04:08
︎ 
12  Rhododendron Forest Rescue  04:12



Prose Edda  EP  2017 
︎  01  Prologue  06:52  ︎ video
︎  02  Sól tér sortna, sígr fold í mar  05:14
︎  03  Hverfa af himni heiðar stjörnur  04:54
︎  04  Hart er með hölðum  09:58
︎  05  Ulfa þytr  03:44
︎  06  Háttatal  06:28


Compilations  
︎  Emmissions (Seagrave, 2017)
︎  CHAOS 1: Nirvana Is Leaking Into
      The Mainframe
(Dream Catalogue, 2017)

︎  Anthology of Contemporary Music From
      The African Continent
(USG, 2018)

︎  Below The Radar 43 (The Wire, 2020)
︎  Nisf Madeena نصف مدينة (Ma3azef, 2020)
︎  Mind The Gap #146 (Gonzo Circus, 2020)

Residencies
︎  Hong Kong Community Radio
      Episode 1 (5th November, 2020)

Mixes  
︎  Edited Arts Correspondence FRKTL
︎  Radio Kapitał: Cold World w/ FRKTL
︎  Ma3azef: Drowned By Locals w/ FRKTL
︎  UNIZONE: FRKTL [s02e16] 
︎  IP Radio: Jaeho Hwang w/ FRKTL
︎  IP Radio: MIEDO TOTAL w/ FRKTL
︎  MESTIÇO Mixcast FRKTL x ASTMA
︎  Int’l Winners: States United FRKTL
︎  Rádio Quântica: Unknown Presets FRKTL
︎  Rádio Quântica: JEM w/ FRKTL
︎  JEROME Mixfile FRKTL
︎  BOCCARA Mix FRKTL
︎  NTS Radio: SIREN w/ FRKTL
︎  NTS Radio: ZULI w/ FRKTL
︎  Radar Radio: Braiden w/ FRKTL & Sigha
︎  Reprezent Radio: Mo w/ Girl Ultra & FRKTL
︎  NNWR: Beauty Sleep w/ Mytrip & FRKTL
︎  IDA Raadio: IDA Folder N1L & FRKTL


Qualia  LP  2016
︎  01  Ex Ante  02:19
︎  02  Leviathan Wakes  05:53
︎  03  To What End  05:28
︎  04  Pseudomorphs  06:08
︎  05  10279-60-4 Blue  03:27
︎  06  March Of The Danaïdes  04:01
︎  07  Akkadian Law  05:18
︎  08  Zero Point Field  05:40
︎  09  72-48-0 Red  03:32
︎  10  Qualia Pt. I & II  08:40
︎  11  Enheduanna  07:10  ︎ video
︎  12  Requiem / Escape Sequence  06:08
︎  13  Null States [Bonus Track] 
             (21st Century Desire)
  04:28



Descent / Fjäder  Double Single  2013  
︎  01  Descent  06:04
︎  02  Fjäder  07:14


Remixes  
︎ Lensk — Strained
    (FRKTL Manifold Remix)
  05:18



Selected Press  
︎  The Best Club Music on Bandcamp
      Gabe Meier, Bandcamp Daily
︎  Acid Test: Comfy Synth, Symphonies
      Miles Bowe, Bandcamp Daily
︎  إكسيجن آفتر لَف كولابسز — فرَكْتل
      محمد أشرف, Ma3azef  

︎  Bandcamp Friday: August 7th
      RA News, Resident Advisor

︎  FRKTL: Excision After Love Collapses
      Louis Paulhus, Mes enceintes font défaut
︎  Bandcamp Recommendations: August
      Martyn Pepperell, Test Pressing

︎  First Floor #46 — New This Week
      Shawn Reynaldo,
First Floor
︎  Cúmbia do século XXI — lançamentos 25
      GG Albuquerque, volume morto

︎  Les Bons Plans de Hatch: October 2020
      Staff Picks, Le Périscope

︎  New Beirut Benefit Album
      Noah Yoo, Pitchfork

︎  Continental Drift: 20 Club Tracks
      Gabe Meier, Electronic Beats
︎  Plague Songs: The Top 20 of 2020
      Simon Helm, Cold War Night Life

︎  BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix: object blue
︎  Ninja Tune Staff Picks: August 2020


Atom  LP  2011
︎  01  Ön  02:45
︎  02  Tidal  03:30
︎  03  Atom  05:10
︎  04  Spöken  06:31
︎  05  Yra  02:51
︎  06  Miserere  06:40
︎  07  Maqam  05:36
︎  08  Spinn  08:40
︎  09  Vitöga  09:28
︎  10  Impulse / Ajnas  08:12
︎  11  Spinn (Reprise)  02:18


B-Sides  Mini Album  2011
︎  01  Andra  06:55
︎  02  Iteru  05:44  ︎ video
︎  03  Synapse  06:28
︎  04  Concord  05:20
︎  05  Spinn (Radio Edit)  03:30


Playlists  
︎  01╱1  26 Jan 2020
︎  01╱2  28 Jan 2020
︎  01╱3  29 Jan 2020
︎  01╱4  30 Jan 2020
︎  02╱1  03 Feb 2020
︎  02╱2  15 Feb 2020
︎  02╱3  25 Feb 2020



DJ Sets  
︎  WARE 360 FRKTL DJ Set
︎  B&&B by Zalando FRKTL DJ Set 


Commissions  
︎Untitled 10′ 0″ (Center for Arts, Design
    and Social Research, August 2020)



Interviews  
︎Crucial Listening #62: FRKTL October 2020
    (Jack Chuter, ATTN:MAGAZINE)

︎Displaying emotions on a digital playground
    (Katrien Schuermans, Dissonant)

︎Interview: FRKTL November 2020
    (Katrien Schuermans, GONZO Circus)

︎Essential Mix Feature August 2020
    (object blue, IGTV)

︎Mo w/ Ayaya & FRKTL August 2020
    (Mo Ayoub, Reprezent Radio)