Category Archives: Drone

Zenjungle ~ Fragmented Lives

2018’s first great drone album comes from Zenjungle (Phil Gardelis) and extends the genre’s current hot streak.  Political disruption, environmental degradation and the refugee crisis have been terrible developments for humanity, but a great inspiration for artists.  Like recording artist

Zenjungle ~ Fragmented Lives

2018’s first great drone album comes from Zenjungle (Phil Gardelis) and extends the genre’s current hot streak.  Political disruption, environmental degradation and the refugee crisis have been terrible developments for humanity, but a great inspiration for artists.  Like recording artist

Richard Skelton ~ Towards a Frontier

Towards a Frontier is a multidisciplinary work: a CD (with bonus material for early purchasers), two films and a book of photos and other art.  As with most of Richard Skelton‘s work, the music is secondary to the message.  The artist

Richard Skelton ~ Towards a Frontier

Towards a Frontier is a multidisciplinary work: a CD (with bonus material for early purchasers), two films and a book of photos and other art.  As with most of Richard Skelton‘s work, the music is secondary to the message.  The artist

Olli Aarni ~ Nielu

Finland’s Olli Aarni enjoyed a prolific 2017, releasing a ratio-based loop LP, a triple tape of water recordings, a shared project with Mia Tarkela including a mushroom photo zine, and a split tape with Nuslux that sounded like a music box lullaby

Olli Aarni ~ Nielu

Finland’s Olli Aarni enjoyed a prolific 2017, releasing a ratio-based loop LP, a triple tape of water recordings, a shared project with Mia Tarkela including a mushroom photo zine, and a split tape with Nuslux that sounded like a music box lullaby

ACL 2017 ~ Top Ten Drone

2017 was a pivotal year for the drone genre, formerly considered the least political of all genres.  Yet as the noise of the world increased, so did the interest of artists in using drone and noise as commentary.  By creating

ACL 2017 ~ Top Ten Drone

2017 was a pivotal year for the drone genre, formerly considered the least political of all genres.  Yet as the noise of the world increased, so did the interest of artists in using drone and noise as commentary.  By creating

Stelzer/Murray ~ Connector

Brendan Murray and Howard Stelzer are two experimental vets from the Boston scene that have merged their musical talents for the first time — amazingly, considering their long friendship — to produce Connector. The potency of Stelzer and Murray’s music

Stelzer/Murray ~ Connector

Brendan Murray and Howard Stelzer are two experimental vets from the Boston scene that have merged their musical talents for the first time — amazingly, considering their long friendship — to produce Connector. The potency of Stelzer and Murray’s music

Tonesucker ~ Memento Mori

Years have passed since we’ve heard from the English band Tonesucker, but they’ve come back in a big way.  The new album arrives in a box that contains a USB stick, a series of postcards, and a small sachet of grave

Tonesucker ~ Memento Mori

Years have passed since we’ve heard from the English band Tonesucker, but they’ve come back in a big way.  The new album arrives in a box that contains a USB stick, a series of postcards, and a small sachet of grave

MYMK ~ The Memory Fog

The SØVN collective has become known for careful attention to packaging, a recent highlight being the wooden box edition of Amelia Devoid’s Hypogeum.  But their latest release takes the cake.  The tape is enclosed in a concrete box that can’t be opened

MYMK ~ The Memory Fog

The SØVN collective has become known for careful attention to packaging, a recent highlight being the wooden box edition of Amelia Devoid’s Hypogeum.  But their latest release takes the cake.  The tape is enclosed in a concrete box that can’t be opened