Category Archives: Emerald Cocoon

Yek Koo – Desolation Peak (Emerald Cocoon)

Helga Fassonaki’s output as a member of Metal Rouge and as a soloist under the moniker Yek Koo (or yek koo, caps dropped, bold mine) has never been easy to pigeonhole because, in both instances, there has been an ongoing … Continue reading

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Metal Rouge Teaser: 4 Takeaways From The LP “Soft Erase” – Part 1

Highlights that I’ll discuss more explicitly in Part II of my feature on the latest LP by Metal Rouge, Soft Erase.  Does Metal Rouge rock out? Contrasted to a good portion of their earlier outings of free music/sound in tandem with socially … Continue reading

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The Dead C On The Volume Of Images { Michael Morley and Bruce Russell expound on the confluence of unsettling imagery with music. }

My friends at Emerald Cocoon posted this link article/interview of Dead C at Facebook.  I just happened to catch it as I rarely use that site much anymore. I’m glad that I was visiting that day updating the DECAYKE page. … Continue reading

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Decayke 2: Guts and Stuff, or Contents

This is the second official issue of newly appellated DECAYKE, come over from its afore, long-winded, name (name) ((name)) (((n-a-m-e))) that was thunk in a Ajax blizzard across Texas, dead of night, middle of the fifth season under the tenth … Continue reading

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The Night We Talked For Hours – Helga Fassonaki

In our email conversation Helga talks about her activity with Metal Rouge and as Yek Koo, her childhood musical influences, her love for Dead C and much more. Check out her HOME PAGE to find out for yourself about what … Continue reading

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Together In The Darkness – Emerald Cocoon’s Alone/Together Series

Emerald Cocoon‘s Alone/Together 7″ Series Shines Record series exist for as many reasons there are labels. Sometimes the reasons are forthright and in your face. Other times they exist purely for commercial promotion, and yet still for others the ties … Continue reading

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