Posts Tagged: Cyclic Law

ACL 2015: The Top 20 Albums of the Year

Rich picked Matana Roberts, Chris picked Michael Price, James picked Ian William Craig, David picked Holly Herndon and Joe picked Heroin in Tahiti.  But this year’s #1, one of the longest albums ever recorded, drew support from across the board.

ACL 2015: The Top 20 Albums of the Year

Rich picked Matana Roberts, Chris picked Michael Price, James picked Ian William Craig, David picked Holly Herndon and Joe picked Heroin in Tahiti.  But this year’s #1, one of the longest albums ever recorded, drew support from across the board.

ACL 2015: Top Ten Drone

Extended tones form the basis of Drone, a category that can be as soft as a refrigerator hum or as loud as the military plane that adopted its name.  But there’s so much more to the genre than simple extension.

ACL 2015: Top Ten Drone

Extended tones form the basis of Drone, a category that can be as soft as a refrigerator hum or as loud as the military plane that adopted its name.  But there’s so much more to the genre than simple extension.

ACL 2015: Music for Haunted Houses

Why are we publishing our first year-end list two months early?  The answer should be obvious: it’s Halloween week!  This follow-up to last year’s Music for Haunted Houses feature covers the best haunted house music released this year.  Now prepare to be scared!

ACL 2015: Music for Haunted Houses

Why are we publishing our first year-end list two months early?  The answer should be obvious: it’s Halloween week!  This follow-up to last year’s Music for Haunted Houses feature covers the best haunted house music released this year.  Now prepare to be scared!

Treha Sektori & Muhd ~ The Sense of Dust and Sheer

This 25-minute, single-track CD is part of a larger project, the hardbound book The Sensation of Being One of Them, credited to Dehn Sora, who is also part of Treha Sektori.  It’s one of the most beautiful photo books we’ve seen in a while,

Treha Sektori & Muhd ~ The Sense of Dust and Sheer

This 25-minute, single-track CD is part of a larger project, the hardbound book The Sensation of Being One of Them, credited to Dehn Sora, who is also part of Treha Sektori.  It’s one of the most beautiful photo books we’ve seen in a while,

AUN ~ Fiat Lux

The shimmery, strange intervals that herald the arrival of Fiat Lux lead through to a secret, sparkling doorway. The listener will soon encounter another dimension, painted by Canadian drone-masters AUN. The door disintegrates as it slams shut, and then it disappears completely.

AUN ~ Fiat Lux

The shimmery, strange intervals that herald the arrival of Fiat Lux lead through to a secret, sparkling doorway. The listener will soon encounter another dimension, painted by Canadian drone-masters AUN. The door disintegrates as it slams shut, and then it disappears completely.

Vortex ~ Kali Yuga / Taphephobia ~ Escape from the Mundane Self / The Floating World ~ The Wood Beyond the World

Here, agony has been achieved.  Chains rattle, a dark drone rises, a ritual chant begins.  Kali yuga … kali yuga.  It’s October, and Cyclic Law has the soundtrack.  Having recently celebrated their 10th anniversary, the label continues to rule the

Vortex ~ Kali Yuga / Taphephobia ~ Escape from the Mundane Self / The Floating World ~ The Wood Beyond the World

Here, agony has been achieved.  Chains rattle, a dark drone rises, a ritual chant begins.  Kali yuga … kali yuga.  It’s October, and Cyclic Law has the soundtrack.  Having recently celebrated their 10th anniversary, the label continues to rule the