Boreal Taiga – Iceland


Release data: Boreal Taiga – Iceland DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Polar Magnetic Records, 2018 “Iceland” marks the first album released through Boreal Taiga’s own label Polar Magnet Recordings. It continues the composer’s journey through the splendour of white out conditions and remote, frozen landscapes while exploring each area of this exciting country simultaneously. The very nicely rendered textural ambient mixed with environments recordings featured on the six…

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Boreal Taiga – Greenland


Release data: Boreal Taiga – Greenland DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Wayfarer Records, 2017 The ambient music of this release was born out of the composer’s longtime fascination for the beauty and vastness of Greenland with the intent to reflect that in enchanting ambient soundings. A second incentive happened around 2009 – 2010 when New Zealand-based nature photographer and film maker Richard Sidey commissioned Boreal Taiga to create…

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Boreal Taiga – Polar Reflections


Release data: Boreal Taiga – Polar Reflections DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Wayfarer Records, 2016 Here’s (finally!) a very nice opportunity for all ambient fans out there get to know Norwegian’s Boreal Taiga’s sophisticated sound art whose work is dedicated or inspired by the great white outdoors, frozen oceanic environments, (Ant)arctic natural splendor and ancient populations still living in those remote places. “Polar Reflections” (mastered by label owner…

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Boreal Taiga – Return to the North


Release data: Boreal Taiga – Return to the North DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Wayfarer Records, 2015 Composing cinematic music giving a voice to and feel of cold, hostile but beautiful places is something Boreal Taiga has become very good at. On “Return to the North”, JimD’s contemporary, occasionally minimalist ambient compositions are captivating, quieting, dreamy and mesmerizing. Airy, slow curling and evolving drone soundscapes, environmental sound recordings…

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Boreal Taiga – Glacia Form


Release data: Boreal Taiga – Glacia Form DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Wayfarer Records, 2014 Compared to his previous releases, JimDe hereby presents of his deeper ambient endeavors, taking his listeners into the icy splendor of slow moving glaciers. The concept album was set in motion when Jim came face to face with the Yentna glacier, found in Alaska’s Denali National Park, which draw him in the fascinating,…

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Boreal Taiga – At Gutú


Release data: Boreal Taiga – At Gutú DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Wayfarer Records, 2013 “At Gutú” (“woods” or “forest” in Tlingit-language) is Boreal Taiga’s fifth ambient release with Wayfarer records. It’s is a concept ambient album influenced by the expansive forest-environments found in USA’s Pacific Northwest and the ancient Tlingit tribes that have been living in this region for thousands of years. Inspired by its rainforests, deep…

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