Endless Melancholy ~ A Perception of Everything

Our appreciation of music is tied to our life events and our personal circumstances.  Even if unintended, every album released this season will be viewed through the lens of the global pandemic. Ambient music seems perfectly primed to address the

Endless Melancholy ~ A Perception of Everything

Our appreciation of music is tied to our life events and our personal circumstances.  Even if unintended, every album released this season will be viewed through the lens of the global pandemic. Ambient music seems perfectly primed to address the

Whale Fall ~ It Will Become Itself

First things first: that’s a W on the cover, not a III, and this is Whale Fall‘s 4th album.  Now that we’ve cleared up any confusion, check out that Pacific Blue vinyl!  It’s deep and dark enough for a whale to

Whale Fall ~ It Will Become Itself

First things first: that’s a W on the cover, not a III, and this is Whale Fall‘s 4th album.  Now that we’ve cleared up any confusion, check out that Pacific Blue vinyl!  It’s deep and dark enough for a whale to

Luca T. Mai ~ Heavenly Guide / Weston Olencki ~ Solo Works

No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main. So wrote John Donne in 1623. “Music makes the people come together”, sang Madonna a few centuries later. Such

Luca T. Mai ~ Heavenly Guide / Weston Olencki ~ Solo Works

No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main. So wrote John Donne in 1623. “Music makes the people come together”, sang Madonna a few centuries later. Such

Ryuichi Sakamoto ~ The Staggering Girl

Matt Schrader’s Score was a 2016 documentary that offered an array of insights from composers and stories behind some of the most interesting and best-known movie soundtracks of recent years, as well as providing an all-too-brief look at the history

Ryuichi Sakamoto ~ The Staggering Girl

Matt Schrader’s Score was a 2016 documentary that offered an array of insights from composers and stories behind some of the most interesting and best-known movie soundtracks of recent years, as well as providing an all-too-brief look at the history

JC Leisure ~ Mutations For / The Kendal Mintcake ~ (always in a straight line, from centre to edge)

Think back to the music you enjoyed as an adolescent. You can probably recall the artists, the treasured albums. But also, the media you were using. Did you grow up in the analogue age or the digital? For some, that

JC Leisure ~ Mutations For / The Kendal Mintcake ~ (always in a straight line, from centre to edge)

Think back to the music you enjoyed as an adolescent. You can probably recall the artists, the treasured albums. But also, the media you were using. Did you grow up in the analogue age or the digital? For some, that

Beatriz Ferreyra ~ Echos +

There’s a memorial aspect to acousmatic sounds that can lead towards a conceptual end-point usually avoided by Schaefferian humanism: the severing of the sound from its source is a kind of death. Echos + is an in-depth exploration of their

Beatriz Ferreyra ~ Echos +

There’s a memorial aspect to acousmatic sounds that can lead towards a conceptual end-point usually avoided by Schaefferian humanism: the severing of the sound from its source is a kind of death. Echos + is an in-depth exploration of their

Jordan Reyes ~ Fairchild Soundtrack + Border Land

A certain senselessness pervades the entirety of this album, which brings together two separate, yet interrelated works. One is a soundtrack for a short film about the abuse of a teenage girl at a summer camp, and the other is

Jordan Reyes ~ Fairchild Soundtrack + Border Land

A certain senselessness pervades the entirety of this album, which brings together two separate, yet interrelated works. One is a soundtrack for a short film about the abuse of a teenage girl at a summer camp, and the other is