Paul Lawler – Lost


Release data: Paul Lawler – Lost EP, Private Release, 2012 With “Lost”, Paul Lawler delivers an Ep with three tracks, sonically depicting the final resting places of three failed Mars probes. No sequencers here, but freeform minimal ambient with a slight experimental edge creating a hypnotic mood. The saddening vintage soundscapes aptly visualize the despair and end of technology in an utterly cold and empty…

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Paul Lawler – Opus


Release data: Paul Lawler – Opus DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2013 The 61-minute “Opus” is an a instrumental space/rock/EM album by Paul Lawler, starring Zlatko Perica (of TD-fame) and guitarist Paul Speer as guest-musicians to add some melodic prog-rock hooks to a couple of tracks. The whole album airs a sturdy vintage ’70’s realm where anthemic, darkening and cosmic spheres assemble, forming a blazing journey…

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Paul Lawler & Paul Speer – Wonders


Release data: Paul Lawler & Paul Speer – Wonders CD, Rainstorm Records, 2009 “Wonders” is a 67-minute musical journey “to awe inspiring places on planet earth”, which sees a collaboration of UK-based musician Paul Lawler, and US-based musician Paul Speer (who are joined on two tracks by French vocalist Satine Orient). After meeting each other on MySpace, Lawler first suggested to Speer in the spring…

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Paul Lawler – Bronx Shadows


Release data: Paul Lawler – Bronx Shadows CD-R, Ricochet Dream, 2004 “Bronx Shadows” is a live album from 1997, containing a recording of Lawler’s “Electric Cafe” concert in Derby, UK. The version reviewed here is not the original version featured on Paul’s website, but a copy of the limited re-release edition (100 numbered cps) which includes three exclusive bonus tracks (“Beyond the Age of Reason”,…

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