A deep dive into the dark ambient abyss with three releases on the Cryo Chamber label: Dronny Darko, Apocryphos and Dead Melodies & Zenjungle. Not for the faint of heart!
Urban Eden are succesfully building gardens from concrete *** Lauren Doss captures the kinesthetic energy from dancing with her voice.
DreamScenes for July 2020: “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.”
Max Richter’s incredibly well timed album on the Universal Declaration Of Human Rights *** The app version of his Sleep project helps you sleep, meditate or focus …
Tomáš Šenkyřík’s Fond is the second release in Slowcraft’s Lifeline series *** Wu Cloud moved to Sumatra and recorded an atmospheric lo-fi set of exotic ambient *** Kamila Govorçin explores textural sonic, meditative landscapes.
Exploring the Marimba as a source for ambient music with MNO *** Michael Begg returns to the music of satellites in the company of Clodagh Simonds.
Stephen O’Malley’s ‘Géante 4’ composed for Stuart Dempster and performed by Eye Music *** Black Glass Ensemble explores the power of the B Minor chord together with 104 friends *** Michael Vallera creates soundscapes where the sound cannot be traced back to his guitar.
A (belated!) introduction to the Longform Editions label/collective. Their June 2020 editions present works by Carmen Villain, Celer, Chihei Hatakeyama and Michael Vincent Waller.
Alva Noto returns after a five year hiatus with volume 4 of his Xerrox pentalogy *** Madeleine Cocolas explores the complex emotions she felt when returning home to Ithaca.