Nigel Stanford – Solar Echoes


Release data: Nigel (John) Stanford –  Solar Echoes CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2014 I imagine listeners who enjoyed Nigel (John) Stanford’s 1999 release “Deep Space” (like me) may have similar expectations of this double album. First of all “Solar Echoes” isn’t actually not that new as it contains various newly remastered (and re-arranged, altered versions of) tracks from that fine debut album as well as…

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Vataff Project – Maeoma


Release data: Vataff Project – Maeoma CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Virtual Worlds Records, 2012 “Maeoma” is the fourth album by Vataff Project, aka Bulgarian musician Victor Marinov, an emotionally-charged project aiming for profound feelings of ecstasy, dance and ritual from the ancient times, the present and the future. To achieve this, Vataff Project offers a unique but also quirky sounding outcome blending traditional sounds and timbres from Bulgarian…

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Ron Boots – Once the Dust Settles


Release data: Ron Boots – Once the Dust Settles CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Groove Unlimited, 2018 “Once the Dust Settles”, surfacing over three years after Ron’s last solo album “Standing in the rain”, is a 60-minute release containing the live-set played at Planetarium Brussels on the occasion of the Cosmic Nights 2018 festival held there. It’s a cinematic, true cosmic space journey unfolding here where quite a lot…

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Craig Padilla – Folding Space and Melting Galaxies


Release data: Craig Padilla – Folding Space and Melting Galaxies CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Space for Music/Private Release, 2000/2018 In the year 2000 US-synthesist Craig Padilla joined the roster of Tony Gerber’s Nashville-based Space for Music label with “Folding Space and Melting Galaxies” (voted the “Echoes Listeners’ Top 25”of 2001). The release features two epic tracks of 32 and 28 minutes respectively where cosmic vibes, classic Berlin School…

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David Parsons – Atmanaut


Release data: David Parsons – Atmanaut DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Celestial Harmonies, 2018 This release is a surprising one as the composer hadn’t received any notification from the label they had released it finally after it had been shelved for so many years. “Atmanaut” (which can be translated as soul journey) actually comprises two unreleased albums from New Zealand-based ambient artist David Parsons: “Atmanaut” (finished in 2007)…

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Mystical Sun ‎- Music for Supernovas


Release data: Mystical Sun – Music for Supernovas DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Buddhaverse, 2016 With the goal to experience sonorous atmospheres and imaginations, Mystical Sun (aka US sound sculptor Richard Plom) hereby presents his listeners four lengthy deep ambient movements of an overall drone, free form nature. Dwelling into the mystic ancient cosmic, “Music for Supernovas” –created live in the studio with modular synthesizers only as they allow…

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