Posts Tagged: Hammock Music

ACL 2021 ~ Top Ten Ambient

This year’s picks emphasize the variety of ambient music through poetry, field recordings and home diaries, featuring children and cicadas, time and seasons, dedications to loved ones and even a celebration of those who do nothing. This year, many of

ACL 2021 ~ Top Ten Ambient

This year’s picks emphasize the variety of ambient music through poetry, field recordings and home diaries, featuring children and cicadas, time and seasons, dedications to loved ones and even a celebration of those who do nothing. This year, many of

Hammock ~ Elsewhere

Back in 2019, Hammock (Marc Byrd and Andrew Thompson) had just completed an astonishing trilogy that brought listeners through the depths of despair to the heights of hope.  Then the pandemic struck, and the duo’s new-found peace was tested.  Could they take

Hammock ~ Elsewhere

Back in 2019, Hammock (Marc Byrd and Andrew Thompson) had just completed an astonishing trilogy that brought listeners through the depths of despair to the heights of hope.  Then the pandemic struck, and the duo’s new-found peace was tested.  Could they take

ACL 2015: Top Ten Ambient

We received and reviewed more ambient music in 2015 than any other genre.  Yet conversely, we also received and didn’t review more ambient music than in any other genre.  Ambient is a tricky form, so often eager to melt into the background.

ACL 2015: Top Ten Ambient

We received and reviewed more ambient music in 2015 than any other genre.  Yet conversely, we also received and didn’t review more ambient music than in any other genre.  Ambient is a tricky form, so often eager to melt into the background.

Slow Meadow ~ S/T

Slow Meadow is the first act invited to join Hammock‘s label, and the influential duo contribute their talents to two tracks.  Those are the lead stories.  The follow-up story is that the other tracks are just as good. This is a pleasant surprise,

Slow Meadow ~ S/T

Slow Meadow is the first act invited to join Hammock‘s label, and the influential duo contribute their talents to two tracks.  Those are the lead stories.  The follow-up story is that the other tracks are just as good. This is a pleasant surprise,