Category Archives: Ambient

Jonas Bonnetta ~ All This Here

This lovely album began its life as part of the score to Strange And Familiar: Architecture on Fogo Island.  Since then it’s evolved into its own distinct creature: a slice of white vinyl that reflects the Fogo snow just as the

Jonas Bonnetta ~ All This Here

This lovely album began its life as part of the score to Strange And Familiar: Architecture on Fogo Island.  Since then it’s evolved into its own distinct creature: a slice of white vinyl that reflects the Fogo snow just as the

Various Artists ~ A Light, A Glimmer

A Light, A Glimmer reads like a Who’s Who of ambient artists, two-thirds of whom we’ve featured on our site.  In addition to being a generous collection ~ 22 tracks over two CDs, nearly everything exclusive to this release ~ it’s

Various Artists ~ A Light, A Glimmer

A Light, A Glimmer reads like a Who’s Who of ambient artists, two-thirds of whom we’ve featured on our site.  In addition to being a generous collection ~ 22 tracks over two CDs, nearly everything exclusive to this release ~ it’s

Various Artists ~ Solstice/Peaks

Today is the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, known as the first day of summer and (oddly) midsummer.  We’ve come to know the Archives and Faint labels for their winter music, but their two new compilations stretch

Various Artists ~ Solstice/Peaks

Today is the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, known as the first day of summer and (oddly) midsummer.  We’ve come to know the Archives and Faint labels for their winter music, but their two new compilations stretch

Sea & Breathe ~ Sea & Breathe

Dedicated to the birth of his newborn daughter, Evelyn, Drew Lundberg’s ambient music gazes at a new world – a changed world for a father, a new world for a daughter. With fresh, doting eyes, its ambient music sleeps like

Sea & Breathe ~ Sea & Breathe

Dedicated to the birth of his newborn daughter, Evelyn, Drew Lundberg’s ambient music gazes at a new world – a changed world for a father, a new world for a daughter. With fresh, doting eyes, its ambient music sleeps like

Valotihkuu ~ Fragile Melodies

The new summer-themed album from Cherepovets musician Valotihkuu is so endearing that it sent us in search of his earlier works.  Whitelabrecs writes that it signed the Russian artist after falling in love with last year’s Spring And All.  When we looked up

Valotihkuu ~ Fragile Melodies

The new summer-themed album from Cherepovets musician Valotihkuu is so endearing that it sent us in search of his earlier works.  Whitelabrecs writes that it signed the Russian artist after falling in love with last year’s Spring And All.  When we looked up

Memum ~ Confidence

Four years have passed since Memum‘s fall-themed EP Became a Leaf; now David Georgos has released a spring album to balance it.  Played back-to-back, the releases tell the story of a year, the new set inspired by “the delicacy and grace of

Memum ~ Confidence

Four years have passed since Memum‘s fall-themed EP Became a Leaf; now David Georgos has released a spring album to balance it.  Played back-to-back, the releases tell the story of a year, the new set inspired by “the delicacy and grace of

Marcus Fischer & Simon Scott ~ Shape Memory

Shape Memory is an album of beauty and friendship, recorded when two like-minded artists were able to find time to share a musical vision.  The title implies both the shaping of memory and the memories of shapes, and the elliptical music

Marcus Fischer & Simon Scott ~ Shape Memory

Shape Memory is an album of beauty and friendship, recorded when two like-minded artists were able to find time to share a musical vision.  The title implies both the shaping of memory and the memories of shapes, and the elliptical music