Tim Linghaus – Vhoir

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Tim Linghaus’ ‘Vhoir’ opens with a tranquil selection of orchestral instruments, arranged and processed together cleverly. The addition of movement captured in field recordings creates the sounds of the accidental and unintended musical… Continue reading

Covarino/Incorvaia – Perugia

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We’ve been sent a promo copy of one of the latest records to hit UK, formerly Polish label Preserved Sound. ‘Perugia‘ sees the pairing of drummer Francesco Covarino and guitarist Alessandro Incorvaia as… Continue reading

Matt Christensen – Prowl

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Matt Christensen’s been very much at the forefront of the modern experimental/’Ambient’ scene for the last decade since his part in spearheading the Zelienople band. He has of course branched into solo material… Continue reading

Book Of Air – Vvolk

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I stumbled across this record on Granvat by Book Of Air after it was made available on Boomkat this week. The record came out in June and is available via Bandcamp, so of… Continue reading

Michael Claus – Assorted Tracks Vol. 2

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This week I’ve been grabbing a lot of Dub/Ambient Techno and stumbled across Michael Claus‘ ‘Assorted Tracks Vol. 2‘ as the standout record. It also led me to download last year’s self-titled album (also… Continue reading

The Olympians – The Olympians

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I’ve been buying music from Juno since my DJing days and it’s still a regular haunt as I try to discover yet more far flung music with no specific genre. I particularly like… Continue reading

Ignatz – The Drain

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Quite often I’ll peruse the best selling or what’s new pages on the Bandcamp site, in search of something a bit different. I tend to look through quite a few genres such as Ambient,… Continue reading

Spheruleus – City Spheres

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‘City Spheres’ was self-released earlier in October by Spheruleus, known to many as Harry Towell. The album effortlessly delivers spaciousness and warmth, smooth samples, and a subtle grittiness that holds the pieces together. It… Continue reading

Barnaby Carter – While It Still Blooms

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I’ve had this one by Barnaby Carter on pre-order for a few months now and have been really looking forward to it, based on my several listens to a Soundcloud preview of the record.… Continue reading

anthéne – black carbon

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Stylistically, this new release by anthéne (Polar Seas Recordings manager Brad Deschamps) rather recalls ambient music of the mid-1990s and early 2000s. These kinds of heavenly ambient pads, suggesting vast distances and the… Continue reading