Go-Qualia – Puella Magi

Label: Virgin Babylon Records Purchase: CD from Virgin Babylon (2000Yen) For a while now I have noticed a lot of interaction between the netlabel Bunkai-Kei (run by Go-qualia) and Virgin Babylon Records run by World’s End Girlfriend. This is pretty much destined to happen, with the brilliant japanese electronica of Go-qualia and the frenetic and … Continue reading

Leonardo Rosado – Mute Words

Label: Heart and Soul Purchase: Limited to 50 cd-r copies accompanied by a hand made poetry book¬†(with subsequent editions when sold out) I am striving to become anti-matter Leonardo Rosado has taken the brave leap into a world of experimentation for many years now, successfully moulding the real world around him with his musical world … Continue reading

Neil Wiernik – Broken Strings, Plastic Tubes and Bedside Serenades

Label: Feedback Loop Label Free Download¬† I’ve had this unending fascination with power lines for a while now. I have taken a number of photographs that depict the desolate, lifeless nature that they impress upon me. Of all the photos I have taken, none come close to the astounding photograph that adorns the cover of … Continue reading

Leonardo Rosado – Studies in Solitude

Label: Twisted Tree Line Buy Digital: Bandcamp Buy Physical: 3″ CDr Postcard Edition Rosado’s first release on Twisted Tree Line, for me, is one of his best works to date. Rosado continues his exploration into detailed sound design and ambience over the course of these five tracks that fit snuggly onto one 3″ CDr. There … Continue reading

What I have been digging lately…

I have been pretty busy lately with my thesis and all, so i’m going to post a run down of what I have been enjoying of late. The Dear Hunter – The Colour Spectrum Vinyl There is no question that this is an epic set of music – each EP brings a different level, a … Continue reading

Bvdub + Ian Hawgood – The Truth Hurts

After one listen this record jumped straight into my top ten for the year, 4 listen later within a 24 hour period has only cemented it’s place and I am looking forward to many more run throughs with it, late at night and alone. This is the first release from the new label Nomadic Kids … Continue reading

The Dear Hunter – The Color Spectrum [All the information you need]

June 14th (next Tuesday) is when The Dear Hunter’s complete Color Spectrum work will be released. I cannot recommend this release highly enough – Casey Crescenzo (lead singer and composer) has worked for over a year on these 9 EP’s. Each EP represents a color on the spectrum with black and white as bookends. There … Continue reading

Leonardo Rosado – Opaque Glitter [Pre-order]

Feedback Loop Label presents its first physical edition, and how fitting that label founder Leonardo Rosado releases his album Opaque Glitter. The record is made up of tracks chosen by the public from a large pool of the Opaque Glitter Sessions. The album is in a limited run of 100 copies, accompanied by 1 of … Continue reading

Rural Colorus Subscription Pack 11

If I were to point out one big difference between the experimental music world and the commercial/mainstream music world, it is that the experimental music industry (wow that word has negative connotations these days) takes the utmost care in their releases, makes them personal for the listener and is much more attuned to quality packaging … Continue reading

Colorlist – The Fastest Way To Become The Ocean

The Fastest Way To Become The Ocean is the first in a four-part series of releases on the Serein label, each one based on a season of the year. This EP by Colorlist represents Spring, and it is safe to say they have nailed it. The four tracks are all composed by the two members … Continue reading