Llyn Y Cwn – IV


Release data: Llyn Y Cwn – IV DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Manky Music , 2017 For his fourth Llyn Y Cwn release, musician Ben Powell created another set of freeform dark ambient tracks based around a field recording supposed to represent the conditions at Llyn Y Cwn (a small lake in the Glyder mountain range of Snowdonia, North Wales) at that particular time. The roman numerals in…

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Llyn Y Cwn – III: Ka


Release data: Llyn Y Cwn – III: Ka DIGITAL DOWNLOAD EP, Manky Music, 2015 Since I ran into the environmental ambient by Welsh composer Ben Powell (aka Llyn Y Cwn), I’ve become quite fascinated by the in-depth outcome he delivers each time. The aim of the Llyn Y Cwn-project is to try and emulate the type of environment encountered at the Welsh lake of the…

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Llyn Y Cwn – Llyn Y Cwn


Release data: Llyn Y Cwn – Llyn Y Cwn DIGITAL DOWNLOAD EP, Manky Music, 2009 Llyn Y Cwn is a dark ambient project of Ben Powell, also known as Mank. Those familiar with the deep and dense ambient soundscaping heard on the last track of Mank’s album “Isbjorn” will absolutely love the output of Llyn Y Cwn’s two Ep’s. Part 1 of the project came…

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