Brannan Lane – Lost Caverns of Thera


Release data: Brannan Lane – Lost Caverns of Thera CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, World Circle Records, 2000 The end of the ‘90’s and the first half of the 2000’s, marked a very productive period for US-composer Brannan Lane. “Lost Cavern of Thera” (inspired by the volcanic Greek island of Thera or Thira, but better known as Santorini) is a slow progressing dark-shaded ambient release featuring resonating textures,…

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Brannan Lane / Vidna Obmana – Deep Unknown


Release data: Brannan Lane / Vidna Obmana – Deep Unknown CD-r/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Brannan Lane Music, 2002 One of the many cds that Brannan Lane had planned for 2002 is this collaboration with his Belgian colleague Dirk Serries. It’s not a full-length collaboration but one that is limited to the first three tracks. The overall atmosphere is misty, slightly mysterious but also soundscape-like, there is a…

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Zero Ohms & Brannan Lane – Soundfall To The Infinite


Release data: Zero Ohms & Brannan Lane – Soundfall To The Infinite CD-R, Space for Music, 2002 “Soundfall to the Infinite” is a well composed ambient space album, divided in three parts. It originated from the Space for Music festival in 2002, where both musicians did a solo performance, but after they heared each others music they decided to do a collaborative album. The introspective…

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Brannan Lane – Hypnotic Drift


Release data: Brannan Lane – Hypnotic Drift CD-R, Private Release, 2002 It seems that drifting space/ambients has become a heavy trademark of Brannan Lane, who again knows how to impressive the lovers of the genre. “Hypnotic Drift” is another beauty with slowly morphing and shifting layers of sound, accompanied by some choral swells here and there, not to forget some nice background-treatments like shakers and…

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Brannan Lane & Amir Baghiri – Lucid Circles


Release data: Brannan Lane & Amir Baghiri – Lucid Circles CD-R, Private Release, 2004 Lucid Circles is the first collaborative outcome of the rather well-known ambient composers Brannan Lane (USA) and Amir Baghiri (Iran/Germany), which was already recorded in 2002. It’s an atmospheric album of 64 minutes in which the strongest elements of both have come to the surface. Introspective, quiet atmospheres fill the most…

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Robert Carty & Brannan Lane – Climatic Infusion


Release data: Robert Carty & Brannan Lane – Climatic Infusion CD-R, Private Release, 2002 Well, both these artists have done very well until now regarding their own solo music. Their first collaborative cd “Climatic Infusion” holds the key to a next chapter in deep atmospheric music presented to you in seven extended sound textures with lots of organic undercurrents. In some cases you almost feel…

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