Posts Tagged: Richard Allen

Martina Testen and Simon Šerc ~ Biodukt

During this global crisis, we need reminders of the great eternal.  Biodukt is an intensely soothing release, a day spent in the forest from sunrise to sunset, shared in the space of exactly one hour.  The five track titles ~ Sunrise, Morning,

Martina Testen and Simon Šerc ~ Biodukt

During this global crisis, we need reminders of the great eternal.  Biodukt is an intensely soothing release, a day spent in the forest from sunrise to sunset, shared in the space of exactly one hour.  The five track titles ~ Sunrise, Morning,

Endless Melancholy ~ A Perception of Everything

Our appreciation of music is tied to our life events and our personal circumstances.  Even if unintended, every album released this season will be viewed through the lens of the global pandemic. Ambient music seems perfectly primed to address the

Endless Melancholy ~ A Perception of Everything

Our appreciation of music is tied to our life events and our personal circumstances.  Even if unintended, every album released this season will be viewed through the lens of the global pandemic. Ambient music seems perfectly primed to address the

Whale Fall ~ It Will Become Itself

First things first: that’s a W on the cover, not a III, and this is Whale Fall‘s 4th album.  Now that we’ve cleared up any confusion, check out that Pacific Blue vinyl!  It’s deep and dark enough for a whale to

Whale Fall ~ It Will Become Itself

First things first: that’s a W on the cover, not a III, and this is Whale Fall‘s 4th album.  Now that we’ve cleared up any confusion, check out that Pacific Blue vinyl!  It’s deep and dark enough for a whale to

2020 Spring Music Preview ~ Electronic

Remember when our previews only contained 100 albums?  Now we have over 100 to share in a single article, which brings our total to a record 300!  The electronic section of our Spring Music Preview is the largest by far;

2020 Spring Music Preview ~ Electronic

Remember when our previews only contained 100 albums?  Now we have over 100 to share in a single article, which brings our total to a record 300!  The electronic section of our Spring Music Preview is the largest by far;

Spring Music Preview 2020 ~ Experimental

If you’re looking for something different this spring, the experimental section is the place to find it!  This is the home for improvised jazz, electro-acoustics, glossolalia, abstraction, dissonance, the hard to categorize and the just plain weird.  If it doesn’t

Spring Music Preview 2020 ~ Experimental

If you’re looking for something different this spring, the experimental section is the place to find it!  This is the home for improvised jazz, electro-acoustics, glossolalia, abstraction, dissonance, the hard to categorize and the just plain weird.  If it doesn’t

Spring Music Preview 2020 ~ Ambient & Drone

The world is worried.  On top of our normal concerns (war, famine, politics, economics, relationships), now we have a virus to contend with as well.  Ambient music offers calm in the midst of anxiety, peace in the midst of turmoil.

Spring Music Preview 2020 ~ Ambient & Drone

The world is worried.  On top of our normal concerns (war, famine, politics, economics, relationships), now we have a virus to contend with as well.  Ambient music offers calm in the midst of anxiety, peace in the midst of turmoil.

Spring Music Preview 2020 ~ Modern Composition

Broadway is closed; Disneyland is closed; sports are on hiatus, and movie premieres are delayed.  What will we do for our entertainment?  That’s obvious ~ music is the answer!  Music gets us through our toughest times, and has the power

Spring Music Preview 2020 ~ Modern Composition

Broadway is closed; Disneyland is closed; sports are on hiatus, and movie premieres are delayed.  What will we do for our entertainment?  That’s obvious ~ music is the answer!  Music gets us through our toughest times, and has the power