My first CD "A Thin Drone Silence" is now available download and purchase. A Thin Drone Silence was released on Cassette in 1989 on the Poison Plant Music label. It has been reissued here for the first time on CD and digital download as No. 1 in a series of reissues that will cover all of my 1980s cassette recordings. This release includes a bonus side from the Music From Distant Days cassette release. You can listen to it online now and or purchase at jackhertz.bandcamp.com.
Here is the soundtrack I composed for Pat Oleszko's play, "Norah's Art," that was performed at the Maryland Art Place in Baltimore Maryland summer of 1990. The multimedia performance loosely based on the Noah's Ark story. Warned of a coming storm of media censorship against the arts. The artists gathered to build the giant Norah as their Ark. Saxophone was played by Calvin Toulos.
This a new electronic music video for the track "Meditation 2" composed and performed by Jack Hertz and Carolyn Fok. This and other tracks will be available on a future CD release. Stay tuned for more details to be announced. Check out more information on Carolyn at her web site at CarolynFok.com.
Zan Hoffman's label ZH27 has new a release in the "Your Life Has Been ... For You" series. The latest edition "Your Life Has Been Featured For You" is a music collaboration created by mixing fifteen one minute tracks that were created and submitted by each of the artist just for this project. The collaboration included the following audio artists: Alozeau [es], Karmakumulator [yu], Miulew [se], Virgin Ciega [es], Zanstones [ky] and Jack Hertz [ca].
Live from the electro-music.com open port jam with PHOBoS, Jack Hertz, Blue Hell, Rob, and Dr. Steve on 2010-08-13. Listen to nearly 5 hours of live continuous electronic doom and gloom jamming in commemoration of Friday the 13th. Sorry, this has been taken down since.
Electro-music has announced their Autumnal Equinox 2010 Streaming Concert will be happening on Saturday, September 25th. I'll be playing a set for the concert. Stay tuned for performance times. Sign up now to perform in the event at electro-music.com
No-Thing returns with a brand new track for 2010. Get ready for a six minute and twenty second long succession of micro-tonal frequencies that have been freshly aligned by the legendary trio. Engage your aural sensors for extreme hand-modulated electronic explorations by Rupert Chappelle (Harrison Instruments Theremin), Arthur Harrison (Harrison Instruments Theremin), and Jack Hertz (D-Beam, Photon X25 & FM8).
Here is two minutes electronic music excerpt from the full the eleven minute track, "Meditation 1," composed and performed by Jack Hertz & Carolyn Fok. More details on a release coming soon. Check out more information on Carolyn Fok at CarolynFok.com.