Orchestral, post-classical music that strays off the beaten track: albums by mastroKristo, William Ryan Fritch and Glåsbird .
“You Are Safe” – DreamScenes for December 2021
Two completely different albums that share a background of deeply personal experiences: music from Robert Takahashi Crouch and Julius Eastman.
Two different examples from the Longform Edition series: Matthew Liam Nicholson‘s chamber music in nine movements, and Yvette Janine Jackson‘s electronic space flight.
Music for all seasons – but especially to help you keep warm in the cold winter season: EP’s by Snorri Hallgrímsson and Isabel Pine.
Chas Smith performs on an array of self-built instruments *** A short but impactful soundtrack score by Clarice Jensen.
The music of Akira Rabelais “definitely isn’t something of this world”: a beautiful ghostly presence at night, and a box full of remembrances of things past.
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The COVID-19 lockdown obviously triggered a lot of online collaborations – which were often also thematically related to the worldwide crisis. But few – if not none – of them are as surprising as Jacob Cooper & Steven Bradshaw’s Sunrise.
Unusual atmospheres: ethnic-sounding ‘medicine music’ from Otorongo, and granulated theatrical cello sounds by Olenc.