Radere – I’ll Make You Quiet [FS001] – Futuresequence Label Launch

Label: Futuresequence Release Page Futuresequence led the way in 2011 releasing two large experimental compilations from artists all over the world. In 2012 the predominantly online music magazine has leaped ahead into a fully fledged label. The label’s first release will come from ambient/drone/noise artist Radere who has had many notable releases on various imprints … 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

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

Donato Wharton – A White Rainbow Spanning The Dark

Serein’s ‘season’ concept caught me, like a fierce predator stalking its prey it lured me in. Now I find myself knee deep in the first work from Donato Wharton in… what is it? six years? Well he hasn’t been completely silent, rather the composer has been working on various sound art commissions for dance and … Continue reading

V/A – Emotional Prints

Free Download This compilation of deep emotional electronic/ambient music comes from the very new (yes, this is their first release) Lumi Netlabel from France. I’m only on track 4 of 12 now but so far this release has blown me away. If you enjoy some very contemplative sounds, sounds that will get you through the … Continue reading

Isnaj Dui – Protective Displacement

Free Download at Archive.org The flute is an instrument that conjures up an eastern flavour, scenery of tranquil yet at times turbulent and jilted journeys. Flautist Katie English defies the stereotypical flute sound and reaches deep into the depths of her main instrument, pushing its boundaries as far as sound can take it. This is … Continue reading

Leonardo Rosado – for r

Download/Buy Leonardo Rosado’s latest release ‘for r’ is out on the Relaxed Machinery label, I wrote the release notes for this fine piece of work and I urge you to check it out. The title ‘for r’ would suggest a work being dedicated to something or someone and on the surface it appears to be … Continue reading

D_rradio – Seasons

Download @ Bandcamp Waiting in the mail for me today was the fifth Rural Colours subscription pack, naturally excitement ensued. The highly personal monthly editions are sent out all over the world in a very limited run and contain an incredible selection of music. Last month I reviewed the whole pack which included three stela … Continue reading

FbL.pod002 – Daydreams

Here is the second installment of the Feedback Loop Netlabel podcast series, entitled Daydreams. I went into this one really enjoying guitar works especially when incorporated into ambient music, so on this release you will find a lot of guitar in all it’s forms, be it ambient, experimental and even pop. I hope you enjoy. … Continue reading