Posts Tagged: A Year in the Country

Various Artists ~ The Restless Field

In recent months, A Year in the Country has provided rich audio explorations in the form of The Quietened Bunker, The Quietened Village, The Forest / The Wald and now The Restless Field.  These efforts include the contributions of various artists, but each

Various Artists ~ The Restless Field

In recent months, A Year in the Country has provided rich audio explorations in the form of The Quietened Bunker, The Quietened Village, The Forest / The Wald and now The Restless Field.  These efforts include the contributions of various artists, but each

ACL 2016: Music for Haunted Houses

Halloween is just around the corner, which means it’s time for A Closer Listen‘s first wrap-up chart of 2016! 2016 was a particularly good year for dark music, as these selections are culled from a list many times their size.  The

ACL 2016: Music for Haunted Houses

Halloween is just around the corner, which means it’s time for A Closer Listen‘s first wrap-up chart of 2016! 2016 was a particularly good year for dark music, as these selections are culled from a list many times their size.  The

Various Artists ~ The Quietened Bunker

The album begins with the sound of a clock ~ perhaps the Doomsday Clock ~ and John Carpenter synths.  The world is about to end as the Russians and Americans fire their missiles at each other.  The air sirens sound,

Various Artists ~ The Quietened Bunker

The album begins with the sound of a clock ~ perhaps the Doomsday Clock ~ and John Carpenter synths.  The world is about to end as the Russians and Americans fire their missiles at each other.  The air sirens sound,

A Year in the Country ~ The Quietened Village

A Year in the Country continues its tradition of releasing quality music in limited “Dawn” and “Night” packaging with The Quietened Village, the top ambient pick in our Spring Music Preview.  This evocative album offers a score for crumbled communities, abandoned

A Year in the Country ~ The Quietened Village

A Year in the Country continues its tradition of releasing quality music in limited “Dawn” and “Night” packaging with The Quietened Village, the top ambient pick in our Spring Music Preview.  This evocative album offers a score for crumbled communities, abandoned

ACL 2014: Top Ten Experimental

The Experimental section is our home for improvisors, alchemists, and pioneers.  These composers are never satisfied with the status quo.  They seek to push music forward, and they prefer progress to popularity.  Some may eventually receive a small amount of

ACL 2014: Top Ten Experimental

The Experimental section is our home for improvisors, alchemists, and pioneers.  These composers are never satisfied with the status quo.  They seek to push music forward, and they prefer progress to popularity.  Some may eventually receive a small amount of

United Bible Studies ~ Doineann / Howlround ~ Torridon Gate

A Year in the Country’s Artifacts Shop opened on the first of January, setting out to uncover one “artifact” a day for the entire year.  In focusing on “the bucolic countryside dream”, the site has already championed The Advisory Circle,

United Bible Studies ~ Doineann / Howlround ~ Torridon Gate

A Year in the Country’s Artifacts Shop opened on the first of January, setting out to uncover one “artifact” a day for the entire year.  In focusing on “the bucolic countryside dream”, the site has already championed The Advisory Circle,