Dark Morph is the new collaborative project by Jón Thór “Jónsi” Birgisson (Sigur Ros) and Carl Michael von Hausswolff. Self-titled debut album is out on May 10th via Krunk/The Vinyl Factory. They collected field recordings, in collaboration with Francesca Thyssen-Bornemisza, at the Vanua Vatu Reef in Fiji and subsequently mastered the tracks at Gee Jam Studios in Jamaica, whilst in residence at Alligator Head Foundation.
The resulting work has been previously performed at Desert X, as part of The Current II, SUPERFLEX, Convening #2: Deep Sea Minding: A Desert in Pink. “Beka Yalo” is the first excerpt. Listen below.