Alaskan Tapes – You Were Always An Island.

Canadian musician Alaskan Tapes aka Brady Kendall has been quietly creating his own pocket in the underground Ambient/Drone/Modern Classical field with his latest self released album "You Were Always An Island" on white vinyl , in a limited edition of one hundred copies (with a deluxe CD version via Fluid Audio) released on July 19. … Continue reading Alaskan Tapes – You Were Always An Island.

Aaron Martin – Touch Dissolves.

The name Aaron Martin shouldn't be a new one to most. After all, he has appeared on this blog via his releases in the past year on imprints such as Dronarivm, Lost Tribe Sound and Preserved Sound. His works date back to 2006's "Almond" (Preservation), but its his recent flurry of work, including those in … Continue reading Aaron Martin – Touch Dissolves.

In Brief : A Collection of Short Releases Pt. 3.

For this round-up we are bookended by two noisier releases with synth drone, classical and improv guitar ambience in the middle. Venturing from Poland to Chile to Spain to England, finally ending up in Australia. Wound "Bartosz Szturgiewicz has started creating music late 2009 as Wounds, exploring the drone textures and loop-based structures with his … Continue reading In Brief : A Collection of Short Releases Pt. 3.

In Brief: A Collection of Short Releases Pt. 2.

Lou Rogai "Implications in D Major; Adagio for Chamber Strings" by Lou Rogai is released on Los Société Expéditionnaire, a label that has been around since 2006 which models itself on inspirational labels such as Dischord, Factory, Stax and Art Monk Construction. Rogai is known for being a composer, producer and musician for Lewis & … Continue reading In Brief: A Collection of Short Releases Pt. 2.

In Brief: A Collection of Short Releases Pt. 1.

Here we have a round-up of releases that are small in the number of tracks, from Ep length to long single sided album length pieces. Zazz "Zazz is the long distance collaborative project of Ang Wilson and Braeyden Jae. Out of mutual for each other's musicality and expression, the project came to life when the … Continue reading In Brief: A Collection of Short Releases Pt. 1.