Cyber Zen Sound Engine – Moonscapes: How Stones become enlightened


Release data: Cyber Zen Sound Engine – Moonscapes: How Stones become enlightened CD, N-Light Records, 2000 “Moonscapes” is the debut album of the Houston based duo Cyber Zen Sound Engine, aka the anonymous duo GraceNoteX and Smith6079. The music contained on this album is what I would describe as progressive, cinematic ambient with a slight high-tech touch. On several occasions, the imaginary soundscapes get company…

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Cyber Zen Sound Engine & Matt Borghi – The Intercepted Transmissions


Release data: Cyber Zen Sound Engine & Matt Borghi – The Intercepted Transmissions CD, N-Light Records, 2001 For their second cd, the duo CZSE have successfully worked together with Houston-based ambient composer and writer Matt Borghi. The overall music gives a cinematic feel, which the composers themselves describe as “a sonic exploration of an emotional place”. Well, they succeeded in achieving that: the album connects…

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Cyber Zen Sound Engine – Ausländer


Release data: Cyber Zen Sound Engine – Ausländer CD, N-Light Records, 2002 “Ausländer” is the third album of the mysterious American duo Smith6079 and GraceNoteX, aka Cyber Zen Sound Engine. The concept album is “dedicated to everyone who know how it feels to be an outsider”. The duo describes the outcome as a more “active” form of ambient music which also contains elements from illbient,…

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