There’s a Hole in the Wall in the Bucket (2018)

No Territory_Debt 2


Medie Adhan 4:46
S & B 6:10
There’s a Hole in the Wall in the Bucket 3:59
Liberty Paints (or; You, Jack!) 10:28
Voltic 5:34
Moating 8:51
Countergruel 8:15
When Thy King is a Boy 9:11
Chicken Thief 5:58


All compositions by Davu Seru for No Territory Band, BMI
Recorded and mixed in Minneapolis by Miles Hanson at Creation Audio
Produced by Davu Seru

The recording was made possible by the Jerome Foundation Composer/Sound Artist Fellowship. “Chicken Thief” commissioned by Walker Art Center for the exhibit “Jack Whitten: Five Decades of Painting.” The title of the composition “When Thy King is a Boy” adopted from Ed Roberson’s collection of poetry of the same name.

Front cover art:“Debt” from the series Universal Capital by Sean Smuda. Copyright Sean Smuda 2012-2016. Back cover art: “Untitled” by Phyllis “Lil”Austin (b. 1929, d. 2002). Photo by Sean Smuda 2018.

A special thanks to Nicole Mitchell, Heather Barringer, the Seru, Underwood and Bright families.