Category Archives: Ambient

V/A ~ Music Activists 2020 (From Home)

One may take to the streets to be an activist, or in the time of social distancing, one may do so at home.  While InFiné’s latest set is of a general nature, it highlights the power of music to make

V/A ~ Music Activists 2020 (From Home)

One may take to the streets to be an activist, or in the time of social distancing, one may do so at home.  While InFiné’s latest set is of a general nature, it highlights the power of music to make

Touch: Isolation

The Touch: Isolation project is one of the best things to emerge from lockdown.  The project began as a means of providing income to furloughed musicians, but quickly developed into a real-time reflection on the COVID-19 crisis.  The first phase is now

Touch: Isolation

The Touch: Isolation project is one of the best things to emerge from lockdown.  The project began as a means of providing income to furloughed musicians, but quickly developed into a real-time reflection on the COVID-19 crisis.  The first phase is now

Patrica Wolf ~ Lament

Life has gotten so surreal that we have to be reminded that people die of things other than COVID-19.  Patricia Wolf‘s mother-in-law, Kathleen Karle, passed away last November, and this 23-minute piece is dedicated to her. Wolf’s mourning is translated

Patrica Wolf ~ Lament

Life has gotten so surreal that we have to be reminded that people die of things other than COVID-19.  Patricia Wolf‘s mother-in-law, Kathleen Karle, passed away last November, and this 23-minute piece is dedicated to her. Wolf’s mourning is translated

Ned Milligan & John Atkinson ~ Call Me When You Can

Sometimes a review is this simple:  if you enjoy chimes, tape loops and light field recordings, you’ll love this CD.  Ned Milligan (who is also the founder of the Florabelle label) has been specializing in chimes for years, working from “a rural

Ned Milligan & John Atkinson ~ Call Me When You Can

Sometimes a review is this simple:  if you enjoy chimes, tape loops and light field recordings, you’ll love this CD.  Ned Milligan (who is also the founder of the Florabelle label) has been specializing in chimes for years, working from “a rural

Federico Mosconi ~ Il Tempo Della Nostra Estate

Il Tempo Della Nostra Estate is the first release in the digital-only Lifelines series from Slowcraft Records, curated by James Murray with artwork by printmaker June Murray.  The purpose of the series is to present “vital and consoling works,” of which we are

Federico Mosconi ~ Il Tempo Della Nostra Estate

Il Tempo Della Nostra Estate is the first release in the digital-only Lifelines series from Slowcraft Records, curated by James Murray with artwork by printmaker June Murray.  The purpose of the series is to present “vital and consoling works,” of which we are

V/A ~ At Home With … (songs for solitude)

For the past six weeks, Brazil’s Le Petite Chambre Records has been releasing a weekly two-track EP in response to the crisis. Each release contains the same image of a lonely house, but with a different filter, making this series a sibling to

V/A ~ At Home With … (songs for solitude)

For the past six weeks, Brazil’s Le Petite Chambre Records has been releasing a weekly two-track EP in response to the crisis. Each release contains the same image of a lonely house, but with a different filter, making this series a sibling to

Andrew Sherwell ~ Home Diaries 04

For the past month, Whitelabrecs has been releasing an EP or an album each week in response to the COVID19 crisis.  Artists were asked to send in their material as a reflection of their experiences in lockdown, quarantine and isolation,

Andrew Sherwell ~ Home Diaries 04

For the past month, Whitelabrecs has been releasing an EP or an album each week in response to the COVID19 crisis.  Artists were asked to send in their material as a reflection of their experiences in lockdown, quarantine and isolation,