Richard Bone – Beleagured Blossoms


Release data: Richard Bone – Beleagured Blossoms CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Quirkwork Laboratory Discs, 2010 “Beleagured Blossoms” contains 11 forgotten artifacts from Mr Bone’s archive. They’ve been composed between 1993-2009, and most of them are soundtracks from various film and video projects. Mr Bone’s versatile compositions walk the edge of combining the abstract with contemporary electronica. His music steps out of the ordinary, transforms into unusual shapes…

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Richard Bone – The Ghosts of Hanton Village


Release data: Richard Bone – The Ghosts of Hanton Village CD-R, Quirkwork Laboratory Discs, 2009 “The Ghosts of Hanton Village” marks the 25th release on Mr Bone’s label Quirkwork Laboratory Discs. It contains ten ambient/experimental compositions that have been inspired by the folklore surrounding Hanton Village, a mysterious commune in the northwest hills of Rhode Island, close to Richard’s home. It was settled by a…

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Richard Bone – Alternate Realities


Release data: Richard Bone – Alternate Realities Although I gave this cd several spins in my cd player, I have to confess these 49 minutes of music are not my taste, but still not bad. Richard Bone, an “ambient musician extraordinaire” already managed to catch my attention and touch me with his previous albums “The Spectral Ships”, “Ether Dome” and “Tales from the Incantina”. And…

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Richard Bone – Short Waves


Release data: Richard Bone – Short Waves Short Waves CD-R/DVD-R, Quirkworks Laboratory Discs, 2008 March 20, 2008 saw the release of Richard Bone’s beautiful packaged audiovisual project “Short Waves”, which was carefully crafted over the course of a year and a half. It is available as a limited edition cd, which contains the actual soundtrack of the dvd plus extended bonus versions of four of…

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Richard Bone – Infinite Plastic Creation


Release data: Richard Bone – Infinite Plastic Creation CD, Quirkworks Laboratory Discs, 2007 September 10th 2007 saw the release of “Infinite Plastic Creation”, which comes with a beautiful designed cd booklet. The press–release describes it as an exquisite new work of primarily rhythmic ambience, created during a period composer Richard Bone was going through a time of personal crisis and reflection. Although the cinematic album…

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Richard Bone – The Spectral Ships


Release data: Richard Bone – The Spectral Ships CD, Hypnos Recordings, 1998 As far as I know, this is the ninth cd of the American musician Richard Bone, but his first release on the dark ambient label Hypnos. “The Spectral Ships” is a non-rhythmic abstract recording, featuring dense, foreboding textures which occasionally blend with some lighter, spacy soundscapes, creating an overall spooky feel. The info…

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