Posts Tagged: olan mill

Olan Mill ~ Orient

A dream-touched record, Orient‘s music continues to linger long after the Eastern-flavored tones have faded. An unexpected confusion of static opens the record, but a flowing drone soon straightens everything out, ebbing and flowing with its mystical practices and ancient atmospheres. Orient both trembles

Olan Mill ~ Orient

A dream-touched record, Orient‘s music continues to linger long after the Eastern-flavored tones have faded. An unexpected confusion of static opens the record, but a flowing drone soon straightens everything out, ebbing and flowing with its mystical practices and ancient atmospheres. Orient both trembles

LCNL 072: Off Land presents Astral Drive

Our latest mix comes from Off Land, a soothing journey through electronic ambience.  We hope to keep this mix series coming more regularly, and have some great mixes ready to come out over the next few months.   You can stream

LCNL 072: Off Land presents Astral Drive

Our latest mix comes from Off Land, a soothing journey through electronic ambience.  We hope to keep this mix series coming more regularly, and have some great mixes ready to come out over the next few months.   You can stream

Olan Mill ~ Cavade Morlem

Out to sea, emerald waters glint in the dazzling light of July. As you swim, the crystal-blue water rocks against your body. Pure, heavenly shores wait for you. Ambient swells rise languidly and break gently against the shore, clouded in the white daze

Olan Mill ~ Cavade Morlem

Out to sea, emerald waters glint in the dazzling light of July. As you swim, the crystal-blue water rocks against your body. Pure, heavenly shores wait for you. Ambient swells rise languidly and break gently against the shore, clouded in the white daze

The Return of Home Normal

While Home Normal hasn’t been totally gone, it’s been relatively quiet over the past year.  Fall releases from Wil Bolton and Ruebke set the stage for the current winter crop, which includes Olan Mill, Melodía, Hotel Neon, Elian and Fabio Orsi.  The first of

The Return of Home Normal

While Home Normal hasn’t been totally gone, it’s been relatively quiet over the past year.  Fall releases from Wil Bolton and Ruebke set the stage for the current winter crop, which includes Olan Mill, Melodía, Hotel Neon, Elian and Fabio Orsi.  The first of

Olan Mill & Keung Mandelbrot ~ Seismology

2014 has been a busy year for Alex Smalley.  In March, he released a lovely 3″ on Hibernate as Olan Mill.  In May, he teamed up with Simon Bainton as Pausal for the Infraction LP Along the Mantic Spring.  Now June is the month of Seismology,

Olan Mill & Keung Mandelbrot ~ Seismology

2014 has been a busy year for Alex Smalley.  In March, he released a lovely 3″ on Hibernate as Olan Mill.  In May, he teamed up with Simon Bainton as Pausal for the Infraction LP Along the Mantic Spring.  Now June is the month of Seismology,

Olan Mill ~ Hiraeth

The second phase of Olan Mill continues with Hiraeth, an album that complements last year’s Home in timbre while balancing it in subject.  A rough translation of the Welsh title is “homesickness for a home to which you cannot return”.  Reflecting this concept, the sounds

Olan Mill ~ Hiraeth

The second phase of Olan Mill continues with Hiraeth, an album that complements last year’s Home in timbre while balancing it in subject.  A rough translation of the Welsh title is “homesickness for a home to which you cannot return”.  Reflecting this concept, the sounds

ACL 2012: The Top 20 Albums of the Year

Thousands of releases, hundreds of reviews, and it all comes down to this: the Top Twenty instrumental and experimental releases of 2012.  This isn’t just the one percent; it’s a small percent of a percent, the cream of the crop.

ACL 2012: The Top 20 Albums of the Year

Thousands of releases, hundreds of reviews, and it all comes down to this: the Top Twenty instrumental and experimental releases of 2012.  This isn’t just the one percent; it’s a small percent of a percent, the cream of the crop.