Robert Moran decomposes Wagner’s Parsifal using a 12-second reverb as an instrument *** Henrik Meierkord plays his meditative ambient cello to turn life’s burden into much-needed peace.
Fascinating electro-acoustic soundscapes by Jos Smolders and Iain Chambers, respectively:
Jos sonically explores a poem by Stéphane Mallermé ; Iain celebrates the brutalist architecture of Paris.
Escape from daily life on earth for a while watching clouds with Wil Bolton or drift off with Grigoni, Hatakeyama and Vitiello.
Adventurous debut from Ryan van Haesendonck *** Midnight stories as told by Valothikuu & Dynastor.
Learn to love the things you used to hate: Lijnenspel goes meta by removing the signal from the noise, creating drones from compression artefacts.
Linked by their cover image but presenting totally different kinds of music: ‘post-industrial’ loops by Craven Faults vs. brutal noise-drone by N (93) + Deep.
“Deep Drone – Drowning Light … Dark Drone – Dead of Night”
DreamScenes for February 2021
Music for quiet moments: two dreamy albums by Sachi Kobayashi, and Frieder Nagel‘s music for an installation celebrating a park tree.
Music for dark nights and dark dreams: Kreng & Svarte Greiner, Jasmine Guffond & Erik K. Skodvin, and Bruno Duplant & Alfredo C. Monteiro.