Category Archives: Ambient

Chihei Hatakeyama ~ Forgotten Hill

Chihei Hatakeyama has always indulged in the blurry aftertones of experience. The head of the White Paddy Mountain label has spent the last decade exploring the residual impact of thoughts, places, and moments through contemplative sonic arenas that effortlessly expand

Chihei Hatakeyama ~ Forgotten Hill

Chihei Hatakeyama has always indulged in the blurry aftertones of experience. The head of the White Paddy Mountain label has spent the last decade exploring the residual impact of thoughts, places, and moments through contemplative sonic arenas that effortlessly expand

Mamiffer ~ The Brilliant Tabernacle

Faith Coloccia’s The Brilliant Tabernacle is a record of positivity and renewed energy. Light swirls out of its musical webbing: vocals, acoustic guitar, piano, flute, and drum. The birth of Coloccia’s first child was fuel to The Brilliant Tabernacle‘s fire,

Mamiffer ~ The Brilliant Tabernacle

Faith Coloccia’s The Brilliant Tabernacle is a record of positivity and renewed energy. Light swirls out of its musical webbing: vocals, acoustic guitar, piano, flute, and drum. The birth of Coloccia’s first child was fuel to The Brilliant Tabernacle‘s fire,

Moss Covered Technology ~ Slow Walking / Wil Bolton ~ Kochi

Since art exists in time, it is unthinkable that it be separate from space. As we become absorbed in the duration of a record, a new space is imagined – or relations with our environment are infinitesimally altered. To some,

Moss Covered Technology ~ Slow Walking / Wil Bolton ~ Kochi

Since art exists in time, it is unthinkable that it be separate from space. As we become absorbed in the duration of a record, a new space is imagined – or relations with our environment are infinitesimally altered. To some,

OHIO ~ Upward, Broken, Always

OHIO the duo is a tribute to Ohio the state.  After Taylor Deupree and Corey Fuller discovered that they shared a state of birth, they sealed their geographical bond by recording a thoughtful cover of Damien Jurado’s “Ohio.”  The otherwise (mostly) instrumental

OHIO ~ Upward, Broken, Always

OHIO the duo is a tribute to Ohio the state.  After Taylor Deupree and Corey Fuller discovered that they shared a state of birth, they sealed their geographical bond by recording a thoughtful cover of Damien Jurado’s “Ohio.”  The otherwise (mostly) instrumental

Slow Meadow ~ Happy Occident

Happy Occident is a detox. When you’re here, the anxieties of life melt away, and thank God for that! These are uncertain times, so it’s even more important to show love to oneself and to others. Be kind. In one

Slow Meadow ~ Happy Occident

Happy Occident is a detox. When you’re here, the anxieties of life melt away, and thank God for that! These are uncertain times, so it’s even more important to show love to oneself and to others. Be kind. In one

ironomi ~ 琹の葉 kotonoha

In Japan, the leaves are falling, but Down Under, spring has just begun.  We recommend kotonoha to our Aussie friends, as the timbre fits.  ironoma extends the season with lush green imagery and lovely jade vinyl, calling the album a “Japanese midsummer saunter

ironomi ~ 琹の葉 kotonoha

In Japan, the leaves are falling, but Down Under, spring has just begun.  We recommend kotonoha to our Aussie friends, as the timbre fits.  ironoma extends the season with lush green imagery and lovely jade vinyl, calling the album a “Japanese midsummer saunter

Penguin Café ~ Handfuls of Night

Penguin Café follows up 2017’s The Imperfect Sea with Handfuls of Night (Erased Tapes, October 4). Handfuls of Night takes its inspiration from a journey to the Antarctic, where Arthur Jeffes followed in the footsteps of famous explorer Scott. He

Penguin Café ~ Handfuls of Night

Penguin Café follows up 2017’s The Imperfect Sea with Handfuls of Night (Erased Tapes, October 4). Handfuls of Night takes its inspiration from a journey to the Antarctic, where Arthur Jeffes followed in the footsteps of famous explorer Scott. He