Time Being – An Ocean of Time


Release data: Time Being – An Ocean of Time CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Spotted Peccary Music, 2020 With their third full-length release, aka US-synthesists Jourdan Laik and Phillip Wilkerson take another step forward in developing and defining their musical signature. As on the previous albums, “Ocean of Time” has a lot to like for fans of immersive, textural-ambient space music. As we board for a trip through…

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Time Being – A Place to Belong


Release data: Time Being – A Place to Belong CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Spotted Peccary Music, 2015 Launched as a theme-continuation from their previous album, the music featured on “A Place to Belong” takes the next step into deep exploration of ambient sounds and design. The eight free form tracks further extend on timeless, deep-drifting ambient atmospheres and textural land/farscapes, addressing cosmic, immersive, heavenly, ethereal and tranquil…

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Phillip Wilkerson – Wondrous Encounters


Release data: Phillip Wilkerson – Wondrous Encounters CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2014 “Wondrous Encounters” invites you to an imminent world of gentle sonic streams offering a collection of space music, atmospheres, and soundscapes suitable for stargazing, cosmic sightseeing or cloud watching. Imagine calm, freeform and overtly drifting textures, swelling smoothly and carrying on to occasional elevating effect. This is what one will run into on…

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Phillip Wilkerson & Chris Russell – Vague Traces


Release data: Phillip Wilkerson & Chris Russell – Vague Traces CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Spotted Peccary Music, 2014 Harmonic and multi-dimensional music roaming gently through vaporous, tranquil spheres is an apt description for this album by synthesists Chris Russell and Phillip Wilkerson. The free form textural outcome on “Vague Traces” is a kind of stress-relief but non-meditative music addressing the intimate and the sensitive with its kaleidoscope…

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Phillip Wilkerson – Ways of Forgetting


Release data: Phillip Wilkerson – Ways of Forgetting DIGITAL DOWNLOAD EP, Private Release, 2014 Slow, introspective soundscapes seem to have become the trademark of Phillip Wilkerson, who has work hard the last few years to further define and sculpture his ambient music quite a bit. “Ways of Forgetting” (improvised and recorded using the ‘daybook’ patch on the Virus TI synth at 432Hz) is a 28-minute…

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Phillip Wilkerson – Sojourner


Release data: Phillip Wilkerson – Sojourner CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2013 With “Sojourner”, US-synthesist Phillip Wilkerson brings his listener a musical odyssey for inner travel and pure relaxation for which he used the Yamaha XS6, Virus Access and Polar synthesizers. From the liner notes I also learned the contemplative sonic journey offered the composer the opportunity to explore new levels of emotional intensity and tension,…

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