Posts Tagged: Richard Allen

Field Works ~ Metaphonics: The Complete Field Recordings Box Set

This is a massive undertaking by any stretch of the imagination: a 7-LP box set with a hardcover book and download, featuring dozens of our favorite artists and dozens more new to our site.  It may seem pricey, but considering

Field Works ~ Metaphonics: The Complete Field Recordings Box Set

This is a massive undertaking by any stretch of the imagination: a 7-LP box set with a hardcover book and download, featuring dozens of our favorite artists and dozens more new to our site.  It may seem pricey, but considering

Nordic Affect ~ He(a)r

H(ear) is an album close to our hearts, as it invites a closer listen, reflecting the philosophy of our site.  The women of Nordic Affect continue to beguile as they present a multitude of works by female composers ~ including for the first time

Nordic Affect ~ He(a)r

H(ear) is an album close to our hearts, as it invites a closer listen, reflecting the philosophy of our site.  The women of Nordic Affect continue to beguile as they present a multitude of works by female composers ~ including for the first time

The Vegetable Orchestra ~ Green Album

After Halloween we’ll be asking, “what are we going to do with all these pumpkins and gourds?”  Some people eat them, but most throw them out.  According to The Vegetable Orchestra, this is a missed opportunity.  One particular pumpkin meets its

The Vegetable Orchestra ~ Green Album

After Halloween we’ll be asking, “what are we going to do with all these pumpkins and gourds?”  Some people eat them, but most throw them out.  According to The Vegetable Orchestra, this is a missed opportunity.  One particular pumpkin meets its

Joshua Van Tassel ~ Crossworlds

The album was already a blast ~ a dramatic orchestral rock project featuring underwater field recordings from Newfoundland and a generous array of newly created instruments.  But then they went ahead and added a hardback book, pumpkin colored, gold gilded

Joshua Van Tassel ~ Crossworlds

The album was already a blast ~ a dramatic orchestral rock project featuring underwater field recordings from Newfoundland and a generous array of newly created instruments.  But then they went ahead and added a hardback book, pumpkin colored, gold gilded

Federico Durand ~ Pequeñas Melodías

IIKKII Books returns this fall with the colorful explosion of Pequeñas Melodías, a book of full-color photographs by Albarrán Cabrera (Angel Albarrán & Anna Cabrera) and an album from Federico Durand.  The pieces of this release complement each other and can be

Federico Durand ~ Pequeñas Melodías

IIKKII Books returns this fall with the colorful explosion of Pequeñas Melodías, a book of full-color photographs by Albarrán Cabrera (Angel Albarrán & Anna Cabrera) and an album from Federico Durand.  The pieces of this release complement each other and can be

SHALT ~ Seraphim

There’s more than a hint of the spiritual on Seraphim, which was inspired by the highest order of angel and written by a producer whose name ~ SHALT ~ recalls the Ten Commandments.  The label name (Astral Plane Recordings) is a bonus.  One

SHALT ~ Seraphim

There’s more than a hint of the spiritual on Seraphim, which was inspired by the highest order of angel and written by a producer whose name ~ SHALT ~ recalls the Ten Commandments.  The label name (Astral Plane Recordings) is a bonus.  One

Sejd ~ Ben & hjärta

Swedish post-rock septet Sejd wastes no time getting to the good stuff.  Opener “Storm and stiltje” (“Storm and lull”) is a bold move.  A quarter-hour in length, it’s also more than a quarter of the album.  The title is perfect for a

Sejd ~ Ben & hjärta

Swedish post-rock septet Sejd wastes no time getting to the good stuff.  Opener “Storm and stiltje” (“Storm and lull”) is a bold move.  A quarter-hour in length, it’s also more than a quarter of the album.  The title is perfect for a