Man Is A Rope is not a band but rather a process developed by New York songwriter / producer / artist. Evan T. Q. Kreeger. Using live instrumental and vocal performances with analog effects to make electronic hybrid music rather than employing virtuals. loops or samples. Man Is A Rope creates its own unique dark dynamics and complex churns which invoke elements from No Wave. early MUTE/4AD. Rowland S. Howard. The Cabs. Detroit / Birmingham techno. A Certain Ratio. The Swans. Coil. 70s Crimson. and film music. These works are composed in parallel with video treatments and storyboard development. From conception. audio is forever bonded to its symbiotic images.