Fernando Cerqueira aka Rasalasad started its activities in the late 80s with the Atonal fanzine and the SPH label, where he released Jim O'Rourke, Merzbow, Smersh, Maeror Tri, Brume, The Haters, Telectu , etc.
Founder of Thisco records, which has released cds from Rasalasad, Merzbow, Kk Null, Rapoon, Lasse Marhaugh, Jarboe, Von Magnet, shhh ... among many others.
Alongside Thisco is editor of the occultural anthologies Antibothis which features texts and sound works from Hakim Bey, V. Vale, Carl Abrahamson, Andrew Mckenzie (Halfler Trio), Critical Art Ensemble, Pentti Linkola, Erik Davies, Robin Rimbaud, Francisco Lopez, etc.
He has several works released through on Symbiose, Thisco, SPH, Grado, Blocsonic, Illuminated Paths, La Nostalgie de la Boue.
His most recent releases includes collaborations with Matthew Waldron (irr.app (ext) / Nurse with Wound ), Merzbow, Emil Beaulieau, Jarboe (ex: Swans), Von Magnet, Hiroshi Hasegawa, Smell & Quim, Wildshores Antonym among others.
...belissima electronica de embalar...
"eminente estratega da electrónica nacional"
bodyspace - portugal
" fernando cerqueira é uma figura de proa do underground nacional "
fade in festival, leiria - portugal
...wonderful ambient atmospheric music...
HEIMDALLR - suisse
...it has been a long time,very long time.since one had not listened to something of similar....
CODA MAGAZINE - france
...the quality from what i have only just discovered is exceptionally high .
MODERN DANCE magazine- u.k.
..good quality chilledout ambient music ...
KALEIDOSCOPE MAGAZINE- u.k.
" un disque qui compense la sécheresse des univers eléctroniques modernes"
FEARDROP MAGAZINE france
"This is a superb quality ambient release, one of the best I've heard"
VENTRILOCUTION - portugal
"1 song in this release doesnt really matter, you will be stunned on your floor till this is over".
ENOCHIAN APOCALYPSE - greece