This is the second volume of Beatings Broken Guitars series and the second release of Zerogroove for Etched Traumas.
Zerogroove's music is a mix of fragments of sounds, silences, and broken rhythms. Above all, he is a guitarist who's in love with rhythm. Zerogroove's technique has been influenced by Arto Lindsay, David Byrne, and Sonic Youth guitar playing. After the initial recording, he structures his work via a process called 'sound-breaking', then he creates rhythm patterns that could be a modulation of white noise, a drum kick, a bass sound or silence used as a 'space rhythm' instrument. Silence is a sound as well for Zerogroove. All his music is played live and nothing is sampled except voices that act as an homage. His objective is to develop a distinct personal style based on dirty sounds as in post-punk bands of the 1980s and concrete and multiform rhythms.