What There Is

Grainy sound-photos degraded by time and memory, lost loves, failed friendships. “Love? What is it? Most natural painkiller what there is.” ― William S. Burroughs

The first in a planned trilogy of albums, What There Is is a psychedelic, electro-industrial concept album focused on the nature of love and loss.

Download the album from Tryptophonic Records. CDs also available.


Recorded between 2009-2011 at Novy Mir Studios, Brisbane & Gong Studios, Byron.

Maxwell Volume - guitars, synths, programming
Kavi Samut - flute & keyboards (9)
Chris Gillette - programming & keyboards (15)

All tracks written by Maxwell Volume, except -

9 with Kavi Samut
15 with Chris Gillette

File under: psychedelic, electronic, synthpop, electro-industrial
Date: 2011
CatNo: TRP025
Licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 4.0