Category Archives: Ambient

*Press A* ~ Overland: Biomes, Iris and the Giant

Jocelyn Reyes ~ Overland: Biomes A tactics and management game about leading a group of survivors in a post-apocalyptic setting: the premise sounds perfect for a dramatic, tragically-infused soundtrack. And yet, that’s exactly what the excellent Overland: Biomes avoids, opting

*Press A* ~ Overland: Biomes, Iris and the Giant

Jocelyn Reyes ~ Overland: Biomes A tactics and management game about leading a group of survivors in a post-apocalyptic setting: the premise sounds perfect for a dramatic, tragically-infused soundtrack. And yet, that’s exactly what the excellent Overland: Biomes avoids, opting

Endless Melancholy ~ A Perception of Everything

Our appreciation of music is tied to our life events and our personal circumstances.  Even if unintended, every album released this season will be viewed through the lens of the global pandemic. Ambient music seems perfectly primed to address the

Endless Melancholy ~ A Perception of Everything

Our appreciation of music is tied to our life events and our personal circumstances.  Even if unintended, every album released this season will be viewed through the lens of the global pandemic. Ambient music seems perfectly primed to address the

Jordan Reyes ~ Fairchild Soundtrack + Border Land

A certain senselessness pervades the entirety of this album, which brings together two separate, yet interrelated works. One is a soundtrack for a short film about the abuse of a teenage girl at a summer camp, and the other is

Jordan Reyes ~ Fairchild Soundtrack + Border Land

A certain senselessness pervades the entirety of this album, which brings together two separate, yet interrelated works. One is a soundtrack for a short film about the abuse of a teenage girl at a summer camp, and the other is

Spring Music Preview 2020 ~ Ambient & Drone

The world is worried.  On top of our normal concerns (war, famine, politics, economics, relationships), now we have a virus to contend with as well.  Ambient music offers calm in the midst of anxiety, peace in the midst of turmoil.

Spring Music Preview 2020 ~ Ambient & Drone

The world is worried.  On top of our normal concerns (war, famine, politics, economics, relationships), now we have a virus to contend with as well.  Ambient music offers calm in the midst of anxiety, peace in the midst of turmoil.

Ian William Craig ~ Red Sun Through Smoke

Red Sun Through Smoke is a revelation.  We’ve been fans of Ian William Craig for years, and over the course of time he’s invited listeners to draw closer and closer.  In the beginning, his voice was obscured by layers of static, loop and

Ian William Craig ~ Red Sun Through Smoke

Red Sun Through Smoke is a revelation.  We’ve been fans of Ian William Craig for years, and over the course of time he’s invited listeners to draw closer and closer.  In the beginning, his voice was obscured by layers of static, loop and

Geographic North ~ Sketch for Winter Series

Is it still winter where you are?  Today is the first day of meteorological spring In the Northern Hemisphere, and in Atlanta, Georgia, the home of Geographic North, it’s cold enough to snow at night and warm enough to wear shorts

Geographic North ~ Sketch for Winter Series

Is it still winter where you are?  Today is the first day of meteorological spring In the Northern Hemisphere, and in Atlanta, Georgia, the home of Geographic North, it’s cold enough to snow at night and warm enough to wear shorts

Botany ~ Fourteen 45 Tails

Fourteen 45 Tails is about endings or eternity, depending on how one receives the piece and its underlying theory.  Comprised of fourteen “downbeats” of 45 records, the half-hour work unfolds as a sequence of overlapping, interacting, undulating loops. Botany is a curious artist, in that every

Botany ~ Fourteen 45 Tails

Fourteen 45 Tails is about endings or eternity, depending on how one receives the piece and its underlying theory.  Comprised of fourteen “downbeats” of 45 records, the half-hour work unfolds as a sequence of overlapping, interacting, undulating loops. Botany is a curious artist, in that every