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Entries on this site with 'post_classical'

  • London Docks - Tangaróa
    London Docks is the alias Nikita Sorokin uses for his solo work. He's not from London, but from Los Angeles. Also a member of Insects vs. Robots - but don't let that count
  • Bruno Sanfilippo; Lucho Ripley; Lucy Claire; Christina Vantzou; Ulises Conti
    BRUNO SANFILIPPO - CLAROSCURO Classically trained musician and composer Bruno Sanfilippo (Spain) presents a beautiful romantic and somewhat melancholic set of modern class
  • A Winged Victory for the Sullen - Atomos VII
    This 12" EP " Atomos VII " is the eagerly awaited follow-up to the 2011 self-titled debut of A Winged Victory for the Sullen (core members Adam Bryanbaum Wiltzie and Dusti
  • Christina Vantzou - No. 2
    No surprise in the title: " No. 2 " is the follow up to Christina Vantzou 's " No. 1 " from 2011. The follow-up to a succesfull debut is often referred to as 'the difficul
  • Aaron Martin + Christoph Berg - Day Has Ended
    With only a few releases, the relatively new Moscow-based label Dronarivm found its status as one of contemporary ambient music's most important labels. With the release o
  • Stray Theories; Rudi Arapahoe; Lucy Claire; Milkweed Assassin Bug; Jeremiah Pena
    In the Shortlist sections, I will mention the albums that I enjoyed listening to, but couldn't find the time (or the right words) for a "full" review for.  Still, I defini
  • Library Tapes - Sun Peeking Through
    Recording music since 2004, Swedish composer David Wenngren a.k.a. Library Tapes has a distinct personal style that perfecly matches the best in the  'acoustic ambient'/'p
  • Olan Mill - Paths
    " Paths "  is the follow-up to  Olan Mill 's debut release " Pine "  (released in 2010 on the Serein  label).  Their second release (now on Facture ) continues to explore
  • Szymon Kaliski + Stefan Wesolowski - 281011
    This collaboration by Szymon Kaliski (electronics) and Stefan Wesolowski  (violin) - released as a limited  (50 only) edition on Few Quiet People  - was commissioned espec
  • Clem Leek - Lifenotes
    The album cover image may suggest this is another piano-based  album. Not true, although the piano plays an important role. The first two tracks on his new album Lifenotes
  • Nils Frahm - Felt
    Although just under 30, self-taught pianist Nils Frahm   has gained world-wide recognition for his delicate, yet fascinatingly dynamic, improvisational style of playing. H
  • Visionary Hours - The Road to Basho
    From the first bars of the opening track "Everyday is a Journey ", one could get the impression that " The Road to Basho "  might fit in perfectly with the post-romantic c
  • Dakota Suite & Emanuele Errante - The North Green Down
    The deepest grief can often inspire the most impressive art.  The albums of Dakota Suite   are not the ones to celebrate the happier moments in life, as can be seen from t
  • Antonymes - The Licence to Interpret Dreams
    Although it is his debut for  Hidden Shoal Recordings ,   the new album by  Antonymes  - " The Licence to Interpret Dreams "  - is in fact his second full album following
  • Dustin O'Halloran - Lumiere
    By now, we can safely speak of a "school of composers", creating neo-classical, romantic, sometimes melancholic chamber music (sometimes with some electronic elements too)
  • Max Richter - Infra
    Next to Johann Johannsson  and Ólafur Arnalds , Max Richter is one of the pioneers of the 'post-classical' genre, a mixture of classical music, electronic sounds and rock
  • Ryuichi Sakamoto & Alva Noto: UTP_
    The short ' Bartók pizzicato ' string punches from the opening track, Attack , may give the impression that this is gonna be one of those uncomprehensible and almost unlis
  • The Notwist - Sturm O.S.T.
    Although The Notwist generated a storm of hyped attention when releasing their Neon Golden album in 2002, that was never the music for me. And neither for this weblog, sin
  • Olafur Arnalds - Found Songs
    Found Songs initially was conceived as a download-for-free internet-only project: 7-songs in 7-days. But obviously the response was such that these songs, covering just ov
  • Beautiful Companions: Dakota Suite
    'The End of Trying' is not a 'typical' Dakota Suite Release. Unlike most Dakota Suite albums (except 1999's Navigators Yard ) it is fully instrumental, with Chris Hooson,
  • Janek Schaefer - Extended Play
    At first listen, the 'post-classical' music on Janek Schaefer's new CD "Extended Play (Triptych For The Child Survivors Of War And Conflict)" resembles the quiet peacefuln
  • Stars of the Lid concert
      One of the most anticipated concerts of this year coming up friday, 21: Stars of the Lid will be performing in Utrecht (my hometown). There's an extensive European tour
  • Greg Haines - Slumber Tides
    In between the growing names of contemporary (post-)classic composers, Greg Haines' debut stands out for it's own style. It's not trying to be too 'classical', because it'

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