Bocctahne

Biography

Pronounced Vusstanya, Bocctahne were a three piece on David Khan’s kRkRkRk label who existed between 1999 and late 2000, comprised of Khan, Megan Gallacher and Ed Wilson.

Emphasizing group dynamics & spontaneity, the trio combined lush, abstract vocal harmonies with a traditional blend of bass, guitar & piano-organ sounds.

The resulting music had some song/lyric features – but, in general, Bocctahne were happy to relax the more stringent requirements of songwriting in order to maximize space & atmosphere.

Mesmerizing & repetitive, their simple & melodic arrangements were more songlike sketches than songs proper – delicate, ephemeral & tantalizingly unresolved.

– kRkRkRk Records

Members

  • David¬†Khan (Keyboards/Vocals, 1999 – 2000)
  • Megan Gallacher (Bass/Vocals, 1999 – 2000)
  • Ed Wilson (Guitar/Vocals, 1999 – 2000)

Discography

  • Slighted (1999,¬†kRkRkRk, KRK099)

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