Category Archives: Drone

Black House Triangle ~ Id Ego Superego

Black House Triangle has given listeners a space in which to ’embrace discord, cacophony, accidents, hypnosis’. Because of its exploration of discord, Id Ego Superego is a naturally-dark design, and an ominous start to the shrivelling of 2019. Listen to

Black House Triangle ~ Id Ego Superego

Black House Triangle has given listeners a space in which to ’embrace discord, cacophony, accidents, hypnosis’. Because of its exploration of discord, Id Ego Superego is a naturally-dark design, and an ominous start to the shrivelling of 2019. Listen to

Michael Bonaventure ~ In Tenebris Ratione Organi

Pipe organs are custom built for one space, which forms part of the instrument. Anyone nosing around a cathedral and beholding the towering walls of pipes will suspect as much. Unfortunately, leftfield musicians may struggle to access these instruments. Conservatism

Michael Bonaventure ~ In Tenebris Ratione Organi

Pipe organs are custom built for one space, which forms part of the instrument. Anyone nosing around a cathedral and beholding the towering walls of pipes will suspect as much. Unfortunately, leftfield musicians may struggle to access these instruments. Conservatism

ACL 2019 ~ “Do You Like Scary Music?”

In this article, we list ten albums to play while holding a seance, carving pumpkins, or giving out candy to trick or treaters!  Some of these albums were released when we weren’t in the mood ~ we were building snowmen,

ACL 2019 ~ “Do You Like Scary Music?”

In this article, we list ten albums to play while holding a seance, carving pumpkins, or giving out candy to trick or treaters!  Some of these albums were released when we weren’t in the mood ~ we were building snowmen,

9T Antiope & Siavash Amini ~ Harmistice

9T Antiope, or Sara Bigdeli Shamloo and Nima Aghiani, continue building a name for themselves in the universe of experimental music both in their home country of Iran and in France, where they are now based. Harmistice is their behemoth

9T Antiope & Siavash Amini ~ Harmistice

9T Antiope, or Sara Bigdeli Shamloo and Nima Aghiani, continue building a name for themselves in the universe of experimental music both in their home country of Iran and in France, where they are now based. Harmistice is their behemoth

Dino Spiluttini ~ Heaven

Heaven may be called “contemporary church music,” but only the most contemporary of churches might consider hosting such music ~ and that’s a shame.  In recent years, congregations with limited budgets have begun sharing spaces with the arts, to sublime effect.

Dino Spiluttini ~ Heaven

Heaven may be called “contemporary church music,” but only the most contemporary of churches might consider hosting such music ~ and that’s a shame.  In recent years, congregations with limited budgets have begun sharing spaces with the arts, to sublime effect.

Whettman Chelmets ~ Long Read Memories

Memory is a constant in Whettman Chelmets’ work, but it is not the kind of exploration that centers on the ephemeral and the nostalgic. Instead, his music delves into absence, the failure of recollection, and in this album, the many

Whettman Chelmets ~ Long Read Memories

Memory is a constant in Whettman Chelmets’ work, but it is not the kind of exploration that centers on the ephemeral and the nostalgic. Instead, his music delves into absence, the failure of recollection, and in this album, the many

Clarice Jensen ~ Drone Studies

At first, one may be surprised at the genre of cellist Clarice Jensen‘s latest release.  The artistic director of ACME is known for her work with Jóhann Jóhannsson, among others.  So how did she end up making a drone album? The

Clarice Jensen ~ Drone Studies

At first, one may be surprised at the genre of cellist Clarice Jensen‘s latest release.  The artistic director of ACME is known for her work with Jóhann Jóhannsson, among others.  So how did she end up making a drone album? The