Posts Tagged: fluid audio

New Music for Christmas!

Over a thousand Christmas singles, EPs and albums were released this season on Bandcamp alone.  Here at A Closer Listen, we’ve received a few winners, and are happy to share them with you today: a Christmas mix from Fluid Audio, seven

New Music for Christmas!

Over a thousand Christmas singles, EPs and albums were released this season on Bandcamp alone.  Here at A Closer Listen, we’ve received a few winners, and are happy to share them with you today: a Christmas mix from Fluid Audio, seven

ACL 2017 ~ The Year’s Best Winter Music

Our readers love winter music.  How do we know?  Our list of The 25 Best Winter Albums of All Time is also our site’s most-read post of all time.  Our yearly updates continue to collect the best winter music, regardless of genre.

ACL 2017 ~ The Year’s Best Winter Music

Our readers love winter music.  How do we know?  Our list of The 25 Best Winter Albums of All Time is also our site’s most-read post of all time.  Our yearly updates continue to collect the best winter music, regardless of genre.

Norihito Suda ~ Light Snowfall

Is it time for snowfall yet?  The season’s first frost is predicted for this evening, and this album is playing in preparation.  The skies are already grey.  A hint of chill is in the air.  The radiators are beginning to

Norihito Suda ~ Light Snowfall

Is it time for snowfall yet?  The season’s first frost is predicted for this evening, and this album is playing in preparation.  The skies are already grey.  A hint of chill is in the air.  The radiators are beginning to

Gideon Wolf ~ Year Zero

If an artist plans to make their album release low-key, then springing it on the public around the start of the year must be near the top of the list of stealth tactics. There’s the post-holiday return to work, the

Gideon Wolf ~ Year Zero

If an artist plans to make their album release low-key, then springing it on the public around the start of the year must be near the top of the list of stealth tactics. There’s the post-holiday return to work, the

ACL 2016: The Year’s Best Packaging

Next week we’ll look at the year’s best cover art; in this article, we consider overall packaging.  In an era when many consider the physical format to be extinct, these artists and labels say otherwise.  A couple can still be

ACL 2016: The Year’s Best Packaging

Next week we’ll look at the year’s best cover art; in this article, we consider overall packaging.  In an era when many consider the physical format to be extinct, these artists and labels say otherwise.  A couple can still be

Kirill Nikolai ~ Letting Go Variations

When receiving a package from Fluid Audio, the first thing one notices is the scent.  These releases smell like a fresh forest field, and often contain tiny dried flowers as well.  The next thing one does is to lay the

Kirill Nikolai ~ Letting Go Variations

When receiving a package from Fluid Audio, the first thing one notices is the scent.  These releases smell like a fresh forest field, and often contain tiny dried flowers as well.  The next thing one does is to lay the

Glacis ~ The World Is A Little Lonelier Without You

The last album from Glacis (Euan Alexander Millar-McMeekan) sounded like a breakup; this one is inspired by a death.  The artist’s father Sandy lost his battle with emphysema in 2011, and this set attempts to capture the emotions of the following week,

Glacis ~ The World Is A Little Lonelier Without You

The last album from Glacis (Euan Alexander Millar-McMeekan) sounded like a breakup; this one is inspired by a death.  The artist’s father Sandy lost his battle with emphysema in 2011, and this set attempts to capture the emotions of the following week,