Posts Tagged: Home

Daniela Orvin ~ Home

‘For many years I was searching for a place which I could call home’.  Daniela Orvin‘s music has experienced uprootedness, but not discontent or dislocation. She was born in Berlin and grew up in both Ismaning, on the outskirts of

Daniela Orvin ~ Home

‘For many years I was searching for a place which I could call home’.  Daniela Orvin‘s music has experienced uprootedness, but not discontent or dislocation. She was born in Berlin and grew up in both Ismaning, on the outskirts of

Maarten Vos & Michel Banabila ~ Home

Home is the eclectic score to a performance by Conny Janssen Danst “about people trying to find one’s place in the world and with each other”.  Michel Banabila’s electronics and Maarten Vos’ cello are the key players, but in the loping 14-minute

Maarten Vos & Michel Banabila ~ Home

Home is the eclectic score to a performance by Conny Janssen Danst “about people trying to find one’s place in the world and with each other”.  Michel Banabila’s electronics and Maarten Vos’ cello are the key players, but in the loping 14-minute

The Soundtrack to a Post-Rock Summer

As 66 bands and 5000 fans prepare for ArcTanGent 2015 (August 20-22), post-rockers everywhere are scouring the internet for new music.  We recommend recent releases by Jon Carolino, Dumbsaint, A Shelter in the Desert, SPOIWO and We Lost the Sea, presented here in

The Soundtrack to a Post-Rock Summer

As 66 bands and 5000 fans prepare for ArcTanGent 2015 (August 20-22), post-rockers everywhere are scouring the internet for new music.  We recommend recent releases by Jon Carolino, Dumbsaint, A Shelter in the Desert, SPOIWO and We Lost the Sea, presented here in

ACL 2013: The Year’s Best Winter Music

Winter music begins with the sound of wind and freezing rain, the crackle of ice and the soft tap of snowflakes.  It continues with the sound of boots on snow, shovels and snow plows.  Months later, it concludes with melting

ACL 2013: The Year’s Best Winter Music

Winter music begins with the sound of wind and freezing rain, the crackle of ice and the soft tap of snowflakes.  It continues with the sound of boots on snow, shovels and snow plows.  Months later, it concludes with melting

ACL 2012: Top Ten Modern Composition

The Modern Composition genre is the heir to the Classical: music composed for piano, brass, strings or orchestra.  One might expect to encounter these artists in churches and other resonant spaces designed for full musical palettes and rich timbral shades.

ACL 2012: Top Ten Modern Composition

The Modern Composition genre is the heir to the Classical: music composed for piano, brass, strings or orchestra.  One might expect to encounter these artists in churches and other resonant spaces designed for full musical palettes and rich timbral shades.

Olan Mill ~ Home

Alex Smalley (Olan Mill) has always had a flair for modern composition, although his productions have typically landed just within the border of ambient.  On this release, he transcends his former tonal limitations by adding an array of organic instruments:

Olan Mill ~ Home

Alex Smalley (Olan Mill) has always had a flair for modern composition, although his productions have typically landed just within the border of ambient.  On this release, he transcends his former tonal limitations by adding an array of organic instruments:

Darren Harper and Jared Smyth ~ Home

Not everyone grows up in a peaceful environment or in a happy home.  But most folks wish they did, or try to make it so.  Even those who suffered much as children carry within them a nostalgia for tiny moments

Darren Harper and Jared Smyth ~ Home

Not everyone grows up in a peaceful environment or in a happy home.  But most folks wish they did, or try to make it so.  Even those who suffered much as children carry within them a nostalgia for tiny moments