ASC – Trans-Neptunian Objects 2


Release data: ASC – Trans-Neptunian Objects 2 CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Auxiliary, 2018 I only need a few lines for this recording, the final one in the series, which sees James Clements – aka ASC- pick up the sonic trail where the previous album left us. We continue our captivating journey into deep space and far beyond, entering spacious environs where the ethereal, gothic and mysterious blend effortlessly….

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ASC – The Waves


Release data: ASC – The Waves CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Silent Season, 2019 I’ve been impressed by various ambient releases by James Clements, aka ASC, so won’t deny I had high expectations for “The Waves”. Well no worries as the 8-track/66-minute recording offers a vast ocean of freeform soundscapes again sounding impeccable, immersive, cinematic and highly atmopsheric. It’s a comforting, remote and rather mournful aural world we enter…

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ASC – Trans-Neptunian Objects


Release data: ASC – Trans-Neptunian Objects DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Auxiliary, 2017 “Trans-Neptunian Objects”, refering to dwarf planets and asteroids that lay beyond the planet Neptune, is a 73-minute ambient recording of smooth resonating deep space explorations. Sonically it extends on the world of expansive, gentle drifting cosmic waves that made up ASC’s previous album “No Stars without Darkness” though floating off in even more remote environs….

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ASC – No Stars without Darkness


Release data: ASC – No Stars without Darkness CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Silent Season , 2016 This is a fine recording working well when the weather starts growing colder and in wintertime. With “No Stars without Darkness” listeners enter a far-off world of floating ambient spaces drenched in sorrow, soberness, beauty and dreaminess. Despair, hope and loneliness shimmer evidently through the leaves of the fluid, lush textures…

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ASC – Truth be Told


Release data: ASC – Truth be Told CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Silent Season , 2014 The fully beatless “Truth be Told”, the follow-up to James Clements excellent effort “Time heals all”, builds and expands slightly upon the themes and ideas explored on the previous album while trying to retain everything that made the earlier one so special. It has led to a dream-like, atmospheric and highly imaginary…

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ASC – Fervent Dream


Release data: ASC – Fervent Dream CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Silent Season, 2015 A beautifully rendered and overtly tranquil soundscape journey through time and space is what’s found on ASC’s “Fervent Dream”. James Clements, aka ASC, has outdone himself another time by this meticulously crafted pallet of heart-felt, minimal farscapes and pastel textural colours full of emotion. Each of the eight morphing, smooth evolving and meditative pieces…

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