Posts Tagged: The Echelon Effect

The Echelon Effect ~ Drift Ten

Drift Ten marks the 10th anniversary of David Walters’ project The Echelon Effect.  The artist describes his latest album as a look forward and a look back.  All of his signature aspects can be found here, from crisp mastering to alternating periods

The Echelon Effect ~ Drift Ten

Drift Ten marks the 10th anniversary of David Walters’ project The Echelon Effect.  The artist describes his latest album as a look forward and a look back.  All of his signature aspects can be found here, from crisp mastering to alternating periods

The Echelon Effect ~ Pacific

In only five years, David Walters (The Echelon Effect) has cornered a section of the market to the extent that he’s become the exemplar.  His brand of post-rock is upbeat, ebullient, positive, and crisply mastered.  While others operate in this

The Echelon Effect ~ Pacific

In only five years, David Walters (The Echelon Effect) has cornered a section of the market to the extent that he’s become the exemplar.  His brand of post-rock is upbeat, ebullient, positive, and crisply mastered.  While others operate in this

The Echelon Effect ~ Atlantic (plus surprise side project!)

The Echelon Effect (Dave Walters) produces some of the most euphoric post-rock on the planet.  After teasing us with a preview single last January and an EP last summer, he’s just released the first album of a two-part project.  (Pacific and a physical

The Echelon Effect ~ Atlantic (plus surprise side project!)

The Echelon Effect (Dave Walters) produces some of the most euphoric post-rock on the planet.  After teasing us with a preview single last January and an EP last summer, he’s just released the first album of a two-part project.  (Pacific and a physical

ACL Singles Chart ~ January 2014

What if instrumental-based music had its own Top Ten?  We’ve often wished this were true, before realizing we could make our own.  Consider this feature the Fantasy Football section of ACL, an alternate universe in which the music we enjoy

ACL Singles Chart ~ January 2014

What if instrumental-based music had its own Top Ten?  We’ve often wished this were true, before realizing we could make our own.  Consider this feature the Fantasy Football section of ACL, an alternate universe in which the music we enjoy

ACL 2012: The Year’s Best Winter Music

As the leaves land, as the frost forms, and as the first flakes begin to fall, we set our minds to winter.  Some will experience the stalwart winter of Wallace Stevens, and others the cold, claustrophobic winter of Sylvia Plath.

ACL 2012: The Year’s Best Winter Music

As the leaves land, as the frost forms, and as the first flakes begin to fall, we set our minds to winter.  Some will experience the stalwart winter of Wallace Stevens, and others the cold, claustrophobic winter of Sylvia Plath.

The Echelon Effect ~ Field Recordings

David Walters is one of the few artists whose every release is reliable.  The Echelon Effect has a clearly identifiable sound, and has stuck to it consistently.  (The final installment of Seasons might be considered an exception, save for the fact that

The Echelon Effect ~ Field Recordings

David Walters is one of the few artists whose every release is reliable.  The Echelon Effect has a clearly identifiable sound, and has stuck to it consistently.  (The final installment of Seasons might be considered an exception, save for the fact that

V/A (Presented by the Future Elements) ~ Elements 1

The Future Elements is an India-based project, whose goal is to eventually become a label, and Elements 1 is their first release, a more than decent collection of tracks by artists that can all, more or less fit under the

V/A (Presented by the Future Elements) ~ Elements 1

The Future Elements is an India-based project, whose goal is to eventually become a label, and Elements 1 is their first release, a more than decent collection of tracks by artists that can all, more or less fit under the

The Circle Project ~ elektronik

Oxide Tones’ Circle Project reflects a simple premise: three artists re-record, remix or reinterpret each other’s material.  B covers A, C covers B, A covers C, and “the circle is closed” (with apologies to geometrists, who know it’s really a

The Circle Project ~ elektronik

Oxide Tones’ Circle Project reflects a simple premise: three artists re-record, remix or reinterpret each other’s material.  B covers A, C covers B, A covers C, and “the circle is closed” (with apologies to geometrists, who know it’s really a