"18 compositions designed and created for string instruments. Violin, Viola, Violoncello, Contrabass are the protagonists of this new 7K! Compilation. 7K! is a Berlin based record label dedicated to the discovery of “new sounds” found in the classical and contemporary world. 18 new/unreleased compositions, 18 artists from all over the planet. From England to Belgium, … Continue reading Various – String Layers.
Within the Ambient underground collaborations seem to capture the inspired moments. They work best when the artists give of themselves and share with other artists their individual talents. With "Sallaw" you have three artists from vastly different countries coming together. Porya Hatami comes from Iran and has been a highly productive artist of the last … Continue reading Porya Hatami |Aaron Martin | Roberto Attanasio – Sallaw.
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.
From The Mouth Of The Sun is the transnational duo of Aaron Martin (United States) and Dag Rosenqvist (Sweden). Their latest release "Sleep Stations" was a cassette release on Lost Tribe Sound through their Dead West series (following on from releases by William Ryan Fritch and Seabuckthorn). It is a fitting relationship between musicians and … Continue reading From The Mouth Of The Sun – Sleep Stations.
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”.
"Hymn Binding" is the third FTMOTS album following "Woven Tide" (Experimedia, 2012), "Into the Well" (Fluid Audio, 2015) and soundtrack album"Menashe" (Wayfind, 2017) under their own name. The names Aaron Martin and Dag Rosenqvist should be familiar to readers of this blog due to their releases on labels such as Preservation, Under the Spire, Dronarivm, … Continue reading From The Mouth Of The Sun – Hymn Binding.