Category Archive: Modern Classical

William Ryan Fritch – Music For Film Vol. 1

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Anyone¬†that’s been keeping their ears open to the modern ‘ambient’ music scene, or rather electro-acoustic, modern classical or soundtrack genres will likely have come across the work of American artist William Ryan Fritch.… Continue reading

Polaroid Notes – The Long Bright Dark

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We were recently alerted to a typically impromptu release by Audio Gourmet, in the form of this free 15 minute EP from German artist Polaroid Notes who also records as Kraut Sounds. The… Continue reading

Bill Seaman – f (noir)

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Eilean Records has quickly established itself as one of the top labels in the modern Ambient music scene with some¬†brilliant curating from Mathias Van Eecloo. Every release seems to get better and better… Continue reading

Various Artists – Earthtones Volume 3

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The mammoth Earthtones series is back! The third instalment of this far flung international compilation series is out now on Tessellate Recordings; a 2 hour digital spectacular with bonus track artwork taken of… Continue reading

Spheruleus – Chronota

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Our first post of the year then, and we get things moving again then with the return of Spheruleus in what is promised to be a bumper year for this artist. ‘Chronota‘ is… Continue reading

Best Albums of 2014

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      So that’s it then, another year over and done with and the flurry of year end lists come in. We’ve done ours – a twenty-five strong list of our favourite… Continue reading

Puzzle Muteson – Theatrics

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Back in 2011 I completely fell in love with ‘En Garde’ by Puzzle Muteson – playing the album again and again on repeat, like a child with a favourite video. The album came… Continue reading

Ulises Conti – Los Griegos…

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  Rather a while ago (well, in the summer) we were sent a terrific album from Flau Records. We get sent a lot of excellent stuff that sadly never graces these pages due… Continue reading

VLNA – Turquoise Threads

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We work closely with Tessellate Recordings and recently they put out their first ever digipack release in a limited run of just 100 CDr copies. Artwork is provided by Slovakian photographer/artist Peter Nejedly… Continue reading

Silmus – Shelter

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A few weeks back we were kindly sent a physical copy of ‘Shelter’ by Silmus, released on small Dutch label. Ever since receiving it, it has been the mainstay of our Ambient playlist… Continue reading