Between Interval – Autumn Continent


Release data: Between Interval – Autumn Continent CD, Spotted Peccary Music, 2006 “Autumn Continent” is the third cd of the Scandinavian musician Stefan Jönsson, and his second on the Spotted Peccary sub label Wanderings. Like his former recording this again is a great, highly cinematic ambient adventure built of well-crafted soundscapes. The ten mysterious, sometimes even darkening textural landscapes float and drift in delicate but…

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Dene De Benedictis – A Lone Reply


Release data: Dene De Benedictis – A Lone Reply CD, Fateless Records, 2001 Dean is also known as the musician behind Surface 10, but the music on “A Lone Reply” is something completely different from the rather experimental output on his Surface 10 release “In Vitro Tide”. All recordings were realised between fall ’98 and spring ’99, and is a wholehearted tribute tot the American…

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Brian Parnham – Between Here and There


Release data: Brian Parnham – Between Here and There CD, Floating Point Records, 2005 This is the second release of the American ambient musician Brian Parnham, whose name popped up a few years ago on the Broadvista ambient-sampler “Passing Strange”. The first 8 tracks are taken from an un-released dvd–soundtrack, the other 2 tracks are earlier composed, unreleased tracks. Well, Parnham’s ambient is highly visual…

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Kelvin L. Smith – Reclining Music


Release data: Kelvin L. Smith – Reclining Music CD-R, Farfield Records, 2003 Kelvin L. Smith hails from South Wales. The cd-cover states that this is “a collection of cliché free ambient tracks for relaxation. Guaranteed free of whale-song and nose-flutes !”. “Reclining Music” is filled with eleven distinct tracks of minimal, sometimes rather abstract and slight drony movements. Things here are in deep rest: water…

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Patrick O´Hearn – Beautiful World


Release data: Patrick O´Hearn – Beautiful World CD, Private Release, 2003 For “Beautiful World”, Patrick again invited his musical companion Peter Maunu, who adds some fine 6 and 12 strings guitar to his inspiring music. Clocking at exactly 48 minutes, the album still contains the distinct sounds & textures that have made his music a trademark over the years, starting in 1985 with “Ancient Dreams”….

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Bruno Sanfilippo – Visualia


Release data: Bruno Sanfilippo – Visualia CD, Neuronium Records, 2003 Bruno Sanfilippo is an Argentinean/Spanish composer and a close friend of ambient musician Max Corbacho, who established to have his new album released on Michel Huygen’s label. With his fifth album he attempts to make music that awakes images hidden in our memory, but which also corresponds to the fractal art images of American visual…

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