Lyle, who joined Bikini Kill’s touring band in 2019, has delivered “Sympoiesis” and a canopy of Black Sabbath’s “Conflict Pigs” as the primary previews of SYMPOIESIS, a brand new album that may see all proceeds from pre-orders donated to Atlanta Forest Defenders.
SYMPOIESIS will comply with Lyle and Vice Cooler’s 2022 LAND TRUST profit album, which featured Kathleen Hanna, Kim Gordon, The Raincoats, The Linda Lindas and plenty of extra.
Based on Bandcamp, Lyle “recorded and edited at dwelling from New Moon 1/21/23 to the Full Moon 2/5/23,” and it encompasses a “mixture of dwell improv and composition created from improv loops.”
BrooklynVegan reviews that Lyle stated of the album: “I performed in Atlanta Forest in October and the autonomous zone the protesters had created there collectively felt actually lovely. There have been 100 or so younger folks, everybody dancing all evening, all with a way that everybody understood how particular it was to be in such a free house, a way of how a lot love they’d for one another and the forest and pleasure in what they’d helped to make actual there.
“The document is impressed by the efforts of the protesters, how they’ve felt known as to save lots of the forest and in a way are working with the inhospitable terrain of the forest to struggle off police and builders. The document title, SYMPOIESIS, is a time period eco-philosopher, Donna Haraway, coined in her guide, Staying With The Bother, that she makes use of to imply the interconnectedness and interdependency of all life varieties. I’m attempting to think about the hyperlinks between improvised music, the inter-communalism of the world the protesters hope to create, and the way in which that scientists now perceive that bushes talk and share pure sources in a sort of mutual support system that flows by means of their root programs and is aided by the work of symbiotic funguses.”
- Earth’s Creation/Symbiogenesis
- A Seed’s A Star/Tree Medley
- The Secret Life Of Crops
- The First Backyard
- Energy Flower
- The Venus Flytrap And The Bug
- The Understory
- Conflict Pigs
- Trans Refugia
- Little Turtle (Exterior My Window)
- Come Again As A Flower