Orphax (Sietse van Erve) combines two different live performances of his ‘Circles’ into one dronescape *** Quest (Frans de Waard) prepares us for the coming season with Winter’s Sun.
Hanyo van Oosterom remixed the music of fellow Chi member J. (Koos) Derwort into a beautiful tribute album *** Simon McCorry’s Border Lands is a diverse and adventurous album exploring the electro-acoustic possibilities of the cello.
Finally: the physical release of the Chernobyl score created by Hildur Gudnadóttir (with Chris Watson).
The September DreamScenes edition is a mixed bag of conflicting emotions.
“Must be a little cooler”
Part 3 of the Summer Clearance: browsing through releases that somehow stuck to the bottom of the promo pile but are definitely worth hearing!
Featuring: Marty Hicks, Ecovillage, Aerium, Jogging House and Logic Moon
Part 2 of the Summer Clearance: browsing through releases that somehow stuck to the bottom of the promo pile but are definitely worth hearing!
Featuring: Yair Etziony, Chelidon Frame, Lingua Lustra, Martin Stürtzer and Hipnotic Earth
Summer Clearance: browsing through releases that somehow stuck to the bottom of the promo pile but are definitely worth hearing!
Featuring: Earthen Sea, Anthéne, Stereo Hypnosis/Christopher Chaplin and Ehsan Banitaba
Another treat from the Kranky label: a new Loscil that may prove to be one of his very best *** Hakobune makes you remember a melody that didn’t exist before.
M.Grig recreates the places of his childhood with dobro, lap steel, and pedal steel guitar *** Aihio is a Finnish duo with a unique sound based on their self-built Ginette combined with ‘algorithmic afrobeat’.
DreamScenes for August, 2019: “All is Surprising To The Forgetful”
DreamScenes special: performance fragments of the ambient sleepover festival Dream Scenes Bratislava (June 29, 2019)
Two releases on Eilean Records that sound completely different yet have more in common than just their label: Arovane & Mike Lazarev and Michael Cutting.
A deeply personal experience inspired Siavash Amini for his new album about Night ***Llyn Y Cwn took its inspiration from the Lake of the Dogs in North Wales.
This collection of essays on Ambient Music provides a series of provocations, observations and reflections that each open up seams for further discussion.
Tapani Rinne’s surprising ECM-like sound created with bass clarinet and effect pedals *** A free gift from Andrew Heath, with reworks of his soundtrack for The Echoing Space.
Matthew Florianz’ Mass Object feels like a trip into deep space.
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James Murray and Stijn Hüwels present their sophomore album as Silent Vigils and celebrate this occasion with a soundscape also featuring Ian Hawgood
The Past Inside The Present label presents”exclusive & previously unreleased tracks by prominent artists from across the globe.”