Category Archives: Mixed media/Vinyl/Other shapes

Stalker

catalog number: imprec092format: picture disc This vinyl only picture disc release is limited to only 500 copies worldwide. Important Records: “Renowned international composer Maja Ratkje is a founding member in two of Norway’s most respected improvisational units – Spunk & … Continue reading

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Blixter Toad

2xCD. Asphodel: “Fe-mail, MAJA RATKJE and HILD SOFIE TAFJORD, have crafted a site-specific survey of the chaparrals of noise music. As half of the Scandinavian female improv quartet, SPUNK, they began to adapt their mediums of french horn and voice to multiple formats…” Watch videos and listen to some of the music here. Continue reading

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Voluptuous Vultures

Available in 10″ vinyl or full length CD which includes an extra track. Vinyl also available in a heavy metal box with poster-artwork by Lasse Marhaug (limited edition of 30 copies). Vinyl release text from PsychForm:” 10″ vinyl – standard … Continue reading

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EN/OF 001-030 Catalog

The deluxe exhibition catalogue which is documenting EN/OF’s first 30 editions, as presented at the Museum Kurhaus Kleve, Germany, May-June 2005. The catalogue (package) includes a fully illustrated book (with essays by AA Bronson and Jörg Heiser), complete with artwork reproductions and a second, die-cut tray book that holds 3 CD’s with 30 tracks totally. Continue reading

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Vox ex machina

Curated by Jaap Blonk this is volume 15 in the Leonardo Music Journal CD series. Selections include ‘Kana’ by Tomomi Adachi, ‘O Som Que Circula Nas Veia’ by Americo Jorge M. Rodrigues, excerpt from ‘Mushroom Clouds’ by Christian Bok, ‘Vielleicht’ … Continue reading

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Nor Noise

CD and DVD double pack. Nor Noise is a documentary about Noise music – perhaps the most exiting and innovative form of music to evolve in the last years. The film maker Tom Hovinbøle has since the project started in … Continue reading

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Help

A one-of-a-kind cd card with a pice of electronic music by Ratkje. Covered by a very special, decorated sleeve… The cd card is kept in a plastic sleeve decorated with blue nail polish with glitter, instant letters, and Maja’s own … Continue reading

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VSG / Erwartung

12″ with music by Maja Ratkje, covered with broken glass plates 27 x 27 x 0,6 cm by Monica Bonvicini. Edition of 100, each unique plus 30 a.p. Signed & numbered on a certificate. Review: Vital Weekly, number 447, week … Continue reading

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CyberArts 2003: International Compendium Prix Ars Electronica

A compilation book with DVD and CD of awarded works at Ars Electronica 2003. Includes a track from ‘Voice’ by Maja Ratkje and Jazzkammer.

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Money Will Ruin Everything

Rune Grammofon: “We celebrate 5 years and some 30 albums with a real treat. “Money Will Ruin Everything” is an exquisite 96 page hardback book designed and edited by Kim Hiorthøy with 2 cds of mostly exclusive tracks from the … Continue reading

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SOUN

100 artists submited very short pieces that were randomly assigned numbers and then merged into one track. These pieces cover all subgenres of sound from field recordings to harsh blasts. IDM meets electro-acoustic meets home taper. Some of the 100 … Continue reading

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Ventemesteren

A recorded novel (Norwegian only) on CD box and as mp3 download. Read by Mads Ousdal. Music composed and performed by Maja Ratkje. “Even forsøker å vente bort enhver ambisjon og tilløp til engasjement, enhver impuls til lyst og begjær. … Continue reading

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Music for Shopping

Maja S. K. Ratkje and Lasse Marhaug play music for shopping. Limited edition of 300 copies on black 220g vinyl. Released on Synesthetic Recordings. Vinyl only. Side One: 1. The Street Parade Massacre 2. Femail Popcorn Demon With Mobile Slash … Continue reading

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Syklubb fra Hælvete (LP)

Debut album, released on pink vinyl, limited edition of 500 copies, now sold out. Made through pure improvisation with no pre-recorded sound at the starting point. Old school noise. Thurston Moore loves it: “Out of Norway comes the most exciting … Continue reading

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Tempo! 10

A collection of music for educational use. Follows the book with the same title by Fridtjof Hjertaas og Kai Lennert Johansen. Includes excerpts from SPUNK and “gagaku variations” by Maja Ratkje who is also portrayed in the book. Continue reading

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Turntable Surface Fireball 2

A 12′ release by Jazzkammer. Includes voice samples by Ratkje.

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Gi meg en grunn til å være kvinne

A film about the development of female characters in Norwegian film history. Music by SPUNK. Information in Norwegian: Filmen setter fokus på hvordan kvinnelighet er iscenesatt i norsk film. Klipp fra norske spillefilmer fra det tidligst tilgjengelige materialet på tjuetallet … Continue reading

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Hengekøye

by Folk & Røvere (remix EP). Tracklist: 01. Hengekøye (Radio Edit) 02. Søt (Space’n Bass Mix) 03. Hengekøye (Garage Demiks) 04. Søt (Wicked Wurlitzer Mix) 05. Hengekøye (Yellow Noise Mix) Continue reading

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some cassettes with Arve Hjalmars

7000 Trondheim, released on Studio F24 – MC with groups from Trondheim, among them Arve Hjalmar’s with Maja Ratkje on vocals. Before that, there was a couple of cassettes with the group Arve Hjalmar’s with Ratkje on backing vocals and … Continue reading

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