Posts Tagged: kreng

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 Modern Composition

The loveliest sounds of the year are found right here.  With a tender approach and attention to detail, these composers mine the spectrum of emotions to produce works of gravity and grace. Once upon a time, we called this music

ACL 2015: Top Ten Modern Composition

The loveliest sounds of the year are found right here.  With a tender approach and attention to detail, these composers mine the spectrum of emotions to produce works of gravity and grace. Once upon a time, we called this music

Kreng ~ The Summoner

Don’t be fooled by the incredible teaser, which features the grinding doom and screaming vocals of Amenra.  The Summoner is a subdued album that culminates in cacophony.  But watch: here are the dozen stringed instruments, the long, slow draws.  This is

Kreng ~ The Summoner

Don’t be fooled by the incredible teaser, which features the grinding doom and screaming vocals of Amenra.  The Summoner is a subdued album that culminates in cacophony.  But watch: here are the dozen stringed instruments, the long, slow draws.  This is

ACL 2013: Top Ten Ambient

Ambient music continued to stretch its wings in 2013.  Among our top picks: an album conceived as a love letter, an EP addressing mental illness and a 7″ vinyl that samples the original Dracula.  It’s not just piano and birds anymore.

ACL 2013: Top Ten Ambient

Ambient music continued to stretch its wings in 2013.  Among our top picks: an album conceived as a love letter, an EP addressing mental illness and a 7″ vinyl that samples the original Dracula.  It’s not just piano and birds anymore.

Kreng ~ …And Then In The Morning

Over the past few years, Kreng has carved out a specific niche of the dark ambient world, using a wide variety of sharp implements.  Highly informed by classical music and spooky scores, this music is intelligent, haunting and strangely alluring.

Kreng ~ …And Then In The Morning

Over the past few years, Kreng has carved out a specific niche of the dark ambient world, using a wide variety of sharp implements.  Highly informed by classical music and spooky scores, this music is intelligent, haunting and strangely alluring.

ACL 2012: A Fool’s List

Hi there, welcome to my list, a kind of fool’s list. When I made my first attempt, I realized I was just echoing, in lots of choices, the general ACL list, and who needs to read once again that this

ACL 2012: A Fool’s List

Hi there, welcome to my list, a kind of fool’s list. When I made my first attempt, I realized I was just echoing, in lots of choices, the general ACL list, and who needs to read once again that this

LCNL 014: ACL 2012 Mix

LCNL 014: Best of 2012 Mix by the new objective Download: http://bit.ly/ACLOSERLISTEN2012 Well my friends, 2012 is coming to a close and as I look back it has been quite a strong year for experimental music.  We also just celebrated

LCNL 014: ACL 2012 Mix

LCNL 014: Best of 2012 Mix by the new objective Download: http://bit.ly/ACLOSERLISTEN2012 Well my friends, 2012 is coming to a close and as I look back it has been quite a strong year for experimental music.  We also just celebrated