Thom Brennan – Signals in Moonlight


Release data: Thom Brennan – Signals in Moonlight CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Raingarden Music, 2003 It took well-respected ambient musician Thom Brennan quite some time to solve some troubles regarding the album “Signals in Moonlight” and the distribution of it after its actual release. Nevertheless, the album, composed and performed in 2002 at his Seattle-based Raingarden studio, is another gem in his growing list of atmospheric recordings….

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Thom Brennan – Stories from the Forest


Release data: Thom Brennan – Stories from the Forest CD, TMB Soundworks, 2008 “Stories from the Forest”, is the long awaited tenth release of Thom Brennan, which was delayed as material was not hitting the mark Thom had envisioned. As was the case on his previous albums, the music is inspired by the living biomass that makes up the old growth forests round Thom’s home…

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Thom Brennan – Vibrant Water


Release data: Thom Brennan – Vibrant Water CD-R, Private Release, 2001 “Vibrant Water” is Thom’s next album after “Mist”, and again is a beautiful sound and listening experience. The disc contains three extended soundscapes, all filled with transparent, slow drifting textures. The slightly melodic sonic tapestries feature very nice vibrant effects and would be a proper soundtrack to a film on the rainforest in America’s…

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Thom Brennan – Shimmer


Release data: Thom Brennan – Shimmer CD-R, Private Release, 2001 On “Shimmer”, Thom Brennan continues his quest for nature-inspired music. It kicks off with the short piece “Radiant Ice”, which returns at the end of album in a longer version. It is followed by the engaging soundings of the 15 minute “Cavelight”, which also contains some modified e-guitar and several carefully melted layers of sound….

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Thom Brennan – Satori


Release data: Thom Brennan – Satori CD-R, Private Release, 2002 “Satori”, originally released on James Johnson’s Zero Music-label, contains music in line of what is featured on “Mist”. “Satori” (which is Japanese for Spiritual Enlightment) is part of Thom Brennan’s live improvisations, and contains 71 minutes of drifting and ongoing textural sound worlds. The deep, but always transparent soundscapes with slight melodic traces, still have…

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Thom Brennan – Silver


Release data: Thom Brennan – Silver CD -R, Private Release, 2005 It took almost two years before Brennan’s long awaited ninth album “Silver” saw the light of day. The album offers music that nicely follows in the footsteps of predecessors like “Mist” and “Satori”, presenting another collection of slowly morphing textural space music. The title track is divided in six “parts”, offering vast, haunting, slightly…

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