Rottenman – Dear Sailor/ Shinji Wakasa /Lee Yi.

With the year and decade coming to an end, I rush with a flurry of blog posts. Shorter than  most I normally do, there will hopefully be 22! done before the year is over , nicely tying up everything and clearing the decks before next years releases (which has already got close to double digits). … Continue reading Rottenman – Dear Sailor/ Shinji Wakasa /Lee Yi.

Shuta Hiraki – Not Here, But There.

The latest release on the Spanish based Rottenman Editions imprint comes from Japanese musician Shuta Hiraki whose release "Not Here, But There" is a two-track release of Monolithic proportions. "Shuta Hiraki, a Japanese electronic musician who was born in 1990 and lives in Nagasaki, Japan, has published his own works under the pseudonym obalto since … Continue reading Shuta Hiraki – Not Here, But There.

Lee Yi – Dissimilar Lake Pigments.

Released a week apart from the Shimmering Moods release "Eslandtika", "Dissimilar Lake Pigments" is the follow-up to last years "An Instant For A Momentary Desolation" also on Rottenman Editions. "Dissimilar Lake Pigments was born from Yi's fascination with natural pigments and the many sensations that the impact of seeing its wide range of intense colors … Continue reading Lee Yi – Dissimilar Lake Pigments.

In Brief: Riverkeeper / Valerio Orlandini / Gianluca Piacenza / James Osland / James McDermid.

It would be fair to say I am drowning in sound. Not a bad thing, but a constant struggle to get the queue down. An easy option would be to draw a line and focus on just the new stuff, but that would ignore some fine music out there. This a collection of releases from … Continue reading In Brief: Riverkeeper / Valerio Orlandini / Gianluca Piacenza / James Osland / James McDermid.

Lee Yi – An Instant For A Momentary Desolation.

Spanish musician Lee Yi has already appeared on this blog this year as half of Emilìa with the stunning "Down to the Sadness River". This time 'round he is in is solo mode and again it has been released in small collectible copies (now sold out) on Rottenman Editions. According to the label "An Instant … Continue reading Lee Yi – An Instant For A Momentary Desolation.