Posts Tagged: Volkoren

Silmus ~ Laaksum

If Google Translate is correct, laaksum is the Frisian word for salmon, a metaphor for swimming upstream through the challenges of life.  The title is apt; in the opening moments of “Laaxum” (the track), we can even hear the water.  Netherlands musician Silmus continues to release

Silmus ~ Laaksum

If Google Translate is correct, laaksum is the Frisian word for salmon, a metaphor for swimming upstream through the challenges of life.  The title is apt; in the opening moments of “Laaxum” (the track), we can even hear the water.  Netherlands musician Silmus continues to release

Lárus Sigurðsson ~ Ambient Piano Trilogy

To some, Lárus Sigurðsson is known as a maker of jarðhörpur ~ stringed instruments formed from the rare wood of Iceland.  To others, he is known as the guitar player of Stafrænn Hákon.  But for the past decade, he’s also been making music of

Lárus Sigurðsson ~ Ambient Piano Trilogy

To some, Lárus Sigurðsson is known as a maker of jarðhörpur ~ stringed instruments formed from the rare wood of Iceland.  To others, he is known as the guitar player of Stafrænn Hákon.  But for the past decade, he’s also been making music of

Minco Eggersman ~ KAVKASIA

KAVKASIA is not just an album, it’s a portfolio.  Chock full of photographs, colors and sounds, the release is a multi-media experience that brings Georgia and the Caucasus Mountains to life, while serving as a tour of Minco Eggersman‘s talents.  The album

Minco Eggersman ~ KAVKASIA

KAVKASIA is not just an album, it’s a portfolio.  Chock full of photographs, colors and sounds, the release is a multi-media experience that brings Georgia and the Caucasus Mountains to life, while serving as a tour of Minco Eggersman‘s talents.  The album

Charles Henri Maulini ~ Peaks

On the surface, Charles Henri Maulini‘s Peaks is simply a beautiful, life-affirming album.  But below the surface, it’s much more.  The album raises a host of significant psychological questions: Who are you at your deepest core?  How do you respond to life’s traumatic events? What

Charles Henri Maulini ~ Peaks

On the surface, Charles Henri Maulini‘s Peaks is simply a beautiful, life-affirming album.  But below the surface, it’s much more.  The album raises a host of significant psychological questions: Who are you at your deepest core?  How do you respond to life’s traumatic events? What

Silmus ~ shelter

The word ‘shelter’ tends to convey protection from adversity. It connotes a confined space offering refuge against broad and injurious exposure; in essence, small against large. Eagerly awaited here at ACL, the second release of Dutch one-man outfit Silmus has

Silmus ~ shelter

The word ‘shelter’ tends to convey protection from adversity. It connotes a confined space offering refuge against broad and injurious exposure; in essence, small against large. Eagerly awaited here at ACL, the second release of Dutch one-man outfit Silmus has

Silmus ~ Ostara

Silmus’ “Clearing Up” was one of the standout tracks on the silence was warm vol.4, so we were overjoyed when we learned that the artist had released an entire album a while back.  The Netherlands label Volkoren knew they had a winner

Silmus ~ Ostara

Silmus’ “Clearing Up” was one of the standout tracks on the silence was warm vol.4, so we were overjoyed when we learned that the artist had released an entire album a while back.  The Netherlands label Volkoren knew they had a winner