Posts Tagged: Sound In Silence

Styrofoam ~ We Can Never Go Home

The title is sad, but the music is upbeat.  Active from 2000-2010, Belgium’s Styrofoam then went silent for nearly a decade.  We Can Never Go Home is a welcome return to the sound of a warmer time, an indication that in some

Styrofoam ~ We Can Never Go Home

The title is sad, but the music is upbeat.  Active from 2000-2010, Belgium’s Styrofoam then went silent for nearly a decade.  We Can Never Go Home is a welcome return to the sound of a warmer time, an indication that in some

First Half Highlights ~ The Top 20

We’ve reached the midway point of 2018, and polled our staff to discover their first half highlights!  This is a great way to keep track of what we’ve reviewed so far and are still enjoying in July.  We suspect many

First Half Highlights ~ The Top 20

We’ve reached the midway point of 2018, and polled our staff to discover their first half highlights!  This is a great way to keep track of what we’ve reviewed so far and are still enjoying in July.  We suspect many

Gray Acres ~ Gray Acres

Gray Acres won’t ring any bells, but its two musicians are recognizable – brothers Andrew and Michael Tasselmyer, of Hotel Neon and The Sound Of Rescue. Gray Acres is deep and pacifying, filling the atmosphere with a dose of uninterrupted kindness.

Gray Acres ~ Gray Acres

Gray Acres won’t ring any bells, but its two musicians are recognizable – brothers Andrew and Michael Tasselmyer, of Hotel Neon and The Sound Of Rescue. Gray Acres is deep and pacifying, filling the atmosphere with a dose of uninterrupted kindness.

Liam J. Hennessey ~ Held

Ah, the middle of summer, when the sun is high in the sky and the clouds offer a widescreen array of steadily changing shapes.  We notice these things when we’re outside.  The old men take Polaroids, the young men use

Liam J. Hennessey ~ Held

Ah, the middle of summer, when the sun is high in the sky and the clouds offer a widescreen array of steadily changing shapes.  We notice these things when we’re outside.  The old men take Polaroids, the young men use

Hessien ~ Calcifer / Miaou ~ Bring the Lights

The Sound in Silence label has been a consistent presence over the past few years, releasing small-run albums and EPs, each graced with a lovely Polaroid print.  The releases tend to sell out quickly at source but can usually be

Hessien ~ Calcifer / Miaou ~ Bring the Lights

The Sound in Silence label has been a consistent presence over the past few years, releasing small-run albums and EPs, each graced with a lovely Polaroid print.  The releases tend to sell out quickly at source but can usually be

North Atlantic Drift ~ Monuments

The music of Toronto duo North Atlantic Drift rests directly on the border between ambient and post-rock.  Sophomore album Monuments won’t get anyone’s head banging, but neither will it allow them to nod off.  By straddling both genres, the duo should appeal to fans

North Atlantic Drift ~ Monuments

The music of Toronto duo North Atlantic Drift rests directly on the border between ambient and post-rock.  Sophomore album Monuments won’t get anyone’s head banging, but neither will it allow them to nod off.  By straddling both genres, the duo should appeal to fans

Good Weather For An Airstrike ~ Lights

Tom Honey’s music as Good Weather For An Airstrike is a sanctuary of inspiring drone, subtle field recordings and peachy ambience. Soulful, ever-gorgeous atmospheres ascend to high altitudes, creating music that cuddles the heart and soothes the eyes. Honey originally began

Good Weather For An Airstrike ~ Lights

Tom Honey’s music as Good Weather For An Airstrike is a sanctuary of inspiring drone, subtle field recordings and peachy ambience. Soulful, ever-gorgeous atmospheres ascend to high altitudes, creating music that cuddles the heart and soothes the eyes. Honey originally began