.:.A DAY WITHOUT TIME.:. An Interview with Sara Lux of Hidden Place by Nicholas Diak ___ Italy’s Hidden Place has been releasing electronic music of the synthpop and new wave ...
Canadian one-man drone unit thisquietarmy (Eric Quach) is back with a brand new release. During these past few years the project has been releasing music and touring the world relentlessly while gathering quite a huge discography, both solo and as part of numerous collaborations. Quach’s solo albums, from Rebirths to Hex Mountains, are definitely a […]
Apparently modern ballet began as a royal pastime of 15th Century Europe, presented as a means to keep the court entertained between banquet courses. Quite apart from its art and beauty, it was a decidedly elite pastime; a way for European royalty to demonstrate how cultured and wealthy they were. Contrary to the best efforts […]
Vjacheslav Golub, the mastermind behind the Belarusian Erde, performing here under the nom de plume of Untermensch, seems to be a fairly popular musician coming out of the Eastern European neofolk scene. Böse Zeit, the project’s debut album on Austria’s Steinklang Industries, has acquired a gathering of various contributors—a vast and musically heterogeneous group of fellow artists […]
Nestled in a film-noir sleeve that depicts a decaying man with a gun, Shivers is the debut release for the trio of Rutger Zuydervelt, Gareth Davis, and Leo Fabriek. Zuydervelt, who will be well-known to many for his work as Machinefabriek, is responsible for electronics on Shivers; likewise, Davis plays bass clarinet while Fabriek is […]
Whenever I’m in range of KFJC, the bizarre alt-radio station broadcasting out of Foothill College, California, it’s rare that I’ll find another musical outlet that can persuade me to listen to anything else. Yet, one evening as I lay down in a city park waiting for the sun to set, Robert Scott Thompson’s Arcana took […]
Howling Larsons’ Fool of Sound and Furry is a record with an identity crisis. Does it want to be an experimental ambient album? Psychedelic folk? Perhaps even martial industrial? Well, it seems to attempt to be all of these things at once. Can such a thing be accomplished? The duo of Alan Trench and Rebecca […]