On May 4 n5MD team up with Time Released Sound to bring about the reissue, this time on vinyl, of Porya Hatami & Arovane's "Kaziwa". Originally released by Time Released Sound in, this reissue sees two editions of 200 on n5MD and 50 copies on Time Released Sound. The n5MD version will be on gold … Continue reading New release: Porya Hatami & Arovane – Kaziwa.
"Pharos" is the latest single from Norwegian Modern Classical pianist/composer released on Fyrlyd records on February 23rd. It is the first track released since his acclaimed 2016 album "Indiepiano". According to Lars : "Sometimes you need to get out of your studio. There is an old lighthouse a few miles from my home, and the … Continue reading Lars Jakob Rudjord – Pharos.
One of the goals of the blog is to attempt to cover everything sent. Bear in mind that this is a solo blog and I have the usual work/life balancing act, it has got to the point where weekly submissions have easily exceeded output and subsequently the review queue has shown no sign of slowing … Continue reading In Brief: Good Weather For An Airstrike/ Corre/ The Volume Settings Folder.
Back when I started this blog the music I reviewed was from a handful of purchases which then led to a small trickle of submissions which has now become a steady flow of music heading my way. I try to balance the reviews out with lesser known stuff alongside better known labels, stuff that has … Continue reading Preserved Sound x 4: Max Ananyev / Visionary Hours / Aaron Martin / Benjamin Louis Brody.
The Russian Dronarivm label have been somewhat quietly, in the sense that they don't make a big song and dance about it, constructing a catalogue of releases that woould make most label bosses green with envy. These two releases are from the end of 2017 (with a fresh release from Bruno Sanfilippo due out this … Continue reading Dronarivm x 2: Sven Laux “Paper Streets”/ Aaron Martin and Machinefabriek “Seeker”.
In My Veins" by Swedish duo 1921 was originally released digitally back in November 2017 and sees a vinyl release on February 16. 1921 consist of David Åhlén and Andreas Eklöf on vocals and Synthesizers & Electronics respectively. The label states: "In my veins” marks David Åhlén’s return to the Compunctio label (“We sprout in … Continue reading 1921 – In my veins.
n5MD have announced the second release for 2018 this time coming from Gregory Pappas aka OKADA. The "Misery" album is due for release on April 6 with pre-order's commencing on February 9th via the label's bandcamp store. The label describe the album thusly "OKADA's familiar epic length tracks to take the listener on a journey … Continue reading Forthcoming: OKADA – Misery.