Robert Carty & Sylken – The Endless Vista


Release data: Robert Carty & Sylken – The Endless Vista CD-R, Private Release, 2007 Just a couple of weeks ago I received “The Endless Vista”, the new album by talented ambient musician Robert Carty for which he collaborated with Canadian artist Sylken aka Eric Hopper. The title track starts out with beautiful soothing space textures, leading the way to five more tracks of freeform soundscapes,…

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Dave Peck – Endo-Spectra


Release data: Dave Peck – Endo-Spectra CD, Private Release, 2003 I found Peck’s name on one of the many playlists of the US radio stations who broadcast electronic music, and got intrigued by the name of the album. Dave Peck is a synthesist and the creator of several of the factory presets for the new Clavia G2 synthesizer. Well, I gave the great looking cd…

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Jack Andrews – Electrokinesis


Release data: Jack Andrews – Electrokinesis CD-R, Private Release, 2007 “Jack Andrews is a writer, visual artist and musician hailing from Arizona’s Sonoran desert , who’s “Electrokinesis” (meaning “creating and manipulating electricity from the mind”) is his debut-album. It is Andrews’ belief that musicians and artists act as some kind of “receiver” for music already present in a pre-existant cosmic form, which also happened for…

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Bekki Williams – Edge of Human


Release data: Bekki Williams – Edge of Human CD, AD Music, 2007 Those who love accessible & highly melodic music can surely grab this cd, as it holds all strong keys to become a success in the genre of general and contemporary electronic music. Sure, certain comparisons to the work of Andy Pickford can’t be denied, but overall the music takes another turn as it…

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A Produce & Ruben Garcia – Early Sessions


Release data: A Produce & Ruben Garcia – Early Sessions CD-R, Trance Port Special Editions, 2003 After many years of absence a brand new cd-r has been released on Barry Craig’s own label, Trance Port Special Editions. It features music he himself -using the A Produce pseudonym- recorded with electronics & piano-magician Ruben Garcia in the early ’90’s, and after experiencing the whole album I’m…

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Ron Boots – Dreamscape


Release data: RON BOOTS Dreamscape CD, Groove Unlimited, 1990/2003 This album always held a special place for me as it marked the real kick-off for Ron Boots into the world of electronic music. In addition, the recording is a perfect example showing how much fun it is to make such quality electronic music, which can stand test of time. Ron started composing electronic music in…

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