Posts Tagged: Castles in Space

Concretism ~ The Thetford Beast

North America has Bigfoot (or Sasquatch); Asia has the Yeti (or the Abominable Snowman); Norfolk has the Thetford Beast.  Like its possible relatives, this seldom-spotted creature is about seven feet tall and hairy, resembling (depending on whom one might ask)

Concretism ~ The Thetford Beast

North America has Bigfoot (or Sasquatch); Asia has the Yeti (or the Abominable Snowman); Norfolk has the Thetford Beast.  Like its possible relatives, this seldom-spotted creature is about seven feet tall and hairy, resembling (depending on whom one might ask)

Jilk ~ Haunted Bedrooms

The Jilk collective has always resonated with our reviewers, so it’s no surprise that we are already enamored with Haunted Bedrooms, their second release for Castles in Space. This is a slightly more subdued set than we’re used to hearing from the collective,

Jilk ~ Haunted Bedrooms

The Jilk collective has always resonated with our reviewers, so it’s no surprise that we are already enamored with Haunted Bedrooms, their second release for Castles in Space. This is a slightly more subdued set than we’re used to hearing from the collective,

Dohnavùr ~ The Flow Across Borders: The Remixes

There has been a recent tendency on A Closer Listen when we have reviewed the remix album of a record that we’ve missed on the initial release. So as we have previously looked at Eartheater’s Phoenix: La Petite Mort Edition

Dohnavùr ~ The Flow Across Borders: The Remixes

There has been a recent tendency on A Closer Listen when we have reviewed the remix album of a record that we’ve missed on the initial release. So as we have previously looked at Eartheater’s Phoenix: La Petite Mort Edition

ACL 2021 ~ Top Ten Electronic

Due to lockdowns and quarantines, most of us have not gone clubbing for years.  Thankfully, electronic artists have kept making music during the pandemic ~ although not all of it for dancing.  They can imagine an alternate universe in which our

ACL 2021 ~ Top Ten Electronic

Due to lockdowns and quarantines, most of us have not gone clubbing for years.  Thankfully, electronic artists have kept making music during the pandemic ~ although not all of it for dancing.  They can imagine an alternate universe in which our

Jilk ~ Welcome Lies

In 2021, subscription services continue to grow.  Most familiar are the TV offerings: Netflix, Disney, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Apple+, HBO Max.  But there are also some valuable audio services.  We’ve already told you about subscription series from Lost Tribe Sound

Jilk ~ Welcome Lies

In 2021, subscription services continue to grow.  Most familiar are the TV offerings: Netflix, Disney, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Apple+, HBO Max.  But there are also some valuable audio services.  We’ve already told you about subscription series from Lost Tribe Sound

Field Lines Cartographer ~ The Spectral Isle

The Legend of Hy Brasil provides fertile ground for the imagination.  This mysterious island off the Irish coast is said to be surrounded by mist and to appear only every seven years.  Appearing on nautical maps for a mere half-millennium,

Field Lines Cartographer ~ The Spectral Isle

The Legend of Hy Brasil provides fertile ground for the imagination.  This mysterious island off the Irish coast is said to be surrounded by mist and to appear only every seven years.  Appearing on nautical maps for a mere half-millennium,

ACL 2020 ~ Pandemic Playlist

Time is an unusual construct.  The pandemic made spring feel like an entire year.  Yet the year is only half over.  Or is it already half over?  It depends on where we live.  The pandemic has mostly passed in some places

ACL 2020 ~ Pandemic Playlist

Time is an unusual construct.  The pandemic made spring feel like an entire year.  Yet the year is only half over.  Or is it already half over?  It depends on where we live.  The pandemic has mostly passed in some places

Castles in Space ~ The Isolation Tapes

The Isolation Tapes scores a rare hat trick.  Not only is Castles in Space’s new compilation of excellent quality throughout ~ 63 tracks in 5 hours ~ it’s also a charity release and a historical document. The rules were simple: record

Castles in Space ~ The Isolation Tapes

The Isolation Tapes scores a rare hat trick.  Not only is Castles in Space’s new compilation of excellent quality throughout ~ 63 tracks in 5 hours ~ it’s also a charity release and a historical document. The rules were simple: record