Calling My Angels (2008) Top Seller
Author: Jacky Newcomb.
Personnel: Niall (vocals).
Liner Note Author: Jacky Newcomb.
Notes from a Planet (2009)
Audio Mixer: Deuter.
Liner Note Author: Deuter.
Recording information: Berner Oberland, Switzerland (2009); Sante Fe, NM (2009).
Indispensable global fusion music from Claus Zundel (AKA "The Brave"), this fifth outing (hence the title) finds the reclusive Spanish wizard stepping back and letting the virtuosic flamenco guitar of fellow Ibiza resident Paco Fernandez take center stage. Also on ...
Elements Series: Air (2005)
Peter Kater's musical representations of air in his ELEMENTS SERIES feature drifting wind instruments played over washes of keyboards, in a series of slowly unfolding, hypnotically performed studies that conjure breezes, clouds, and spirits, as well as the element's more ...
Attracting Prosperity (1997)
Prosperity means having more of everything in your life, not just money. And since that attitude of abundance starts with a person's thoughts, it follows that affirmations, coupled with soothing music, can help plant the seeds of prosperity. Under a ...
Bill Douglas: Homeland (2002)
Known for his Celtic-flavored piano albums and neo-classical compositions, Bill Douglas had just started to work on an album of American folk standards when the events of 9/11 unfolded. HOMELAND is his musical response to the tragedy and a heartfelt ...
Sure, we all know that Moby can drop a beat like he was the house DJ at the funkiest warehouse party this side of the South Bronx. But that's not all the Evil Little Ninja (which along with Voodoo Child ...
Selected Ambient Works, Vol. 2 (1994)
Very occasionally in music, something will come at you from so far out on the left field, that not only do you not note its immediate import, you scarcely recognize it as music at all. This is the record that ...
|Stars Of The Lid|
And Their Refinement of the Decline (2007) Top Seller
Over five years in the making, this marathon double CD set is perhaps Stars Of The Lid's finest two hours. Stately and deliberate, it recalls a comet's majestic procession through the outer reaches of space, while the titles ("December Hunting ...
Stargazer's Journey (2003)
THE STARGAZER'S JOURNEY takes ambient music to a cosmic level. Jonn Serrie has pioneered the genre of "space music" in his long career as a composer for such distinguished clients as NASA, Lucasfilm Ltd., and New York City's Hayden Planetarium. ...
Wings of Love (2003) Top Seller
An Italian-born composer living in France, Michel Pepe is one of the leading European composers of music for wellbeing and relaxation. WINGS OF LOVE is his first album for the Oreade label. Herein, Pepe's piano meets with sustained synth backdrops, ...
The two producers who are Deep Forest are folklorists with keyboards and samplers and visions of one world. Instead of traveling back-country roads and recording native singers on their home turf, they comb the world of recorded music and sample ...
||Art Of Noise|
Ambient Collection (1990)
THE AMBIENT COLLECTION contains Art Of Noise songs remixed by Youth and Alex Paterson of The Orb.
The current state of electronica owes serious props to Art Of Noise, the brainy English studio collective whose post-modern pop evolved symbiotically alongside MTV, ...
||Double Image / David Friedman / David Samuels|
In Lands I Never Saw (1985)
The Double Image concept sometimes was intriguing, with vibists Dave Friedman and Dave Samuels working off each other, then complementing themselves. It could also be tedious, especially on slower pieces. On this album they were mostly effective, particularly the more ...
Rainbow in Curved Air (1967) Top Seller
After several graph compositions and early pattern pieces with jazz ensembles in the late '50s and early '60s (see "Concert for Two Pianists and Tape Recorders" and "Ear Piece" in La Monte Young's book An Anthology), Riley invented a whole ...
Klezmer Soul (1997)
Swiss klezmer group Kol Simcha, steeped in jazz and classical traditions, brings us a reflective and sublime side of the "klezmer soul." In the rush to join in the energetic Yiddish folk dance, Kol Simcha seek to remind us of ...
||New Romantics: A Hearts of Space Classical Collection (1998) |
Audio Mixers: Moritz Wetter; Bob Ohlsson; Jeff Shuey; Raphael ; Stephen Hill; Teja Bell ; Warren Dennis Khan; Tim Story.
Director: Paul Sauvanet.
Ensembles: Sinfonietta de Lausanne; Kol Simcha; Ars Nova.
Unknown Contributor Roles: Digital Chamber Orchestra; Stephen Hill.
Arrangers: Gino d'Auri; Oystein Sevåg; ...
Silent Joy (2000) Top Seller
Track Listing: Golden Gate; Silent Joy; Ocean of Light; Dancing in the Light; Children's Dream; IO-the Moon of Jupiter; Tropical Mystery;
Like the Wind in the Trees (2002) Top Seller
Like other New Age pioneers, Georg Chaitanya Hari Deuter discovered his musical voice, as well as Indian philosophy, in the 1960s, when he began experimenting with the sounds of nature. Over the course of 30 years, he has been one ...
Cluster '71 (1971)
Progressive music, space rock, or industrial noise--unlike their contemporaries in Kraftwerk and Tangerine Dream, there's no discernible human presence lurking behind Cluster's early albums, with their open-ended and often breathtaking sweeps of arrhythmic synthesized and analog sound. The duo's pioneering ...
Last Night the Moon Came Dropping Its Clothes in the Street (2009)
Trumpeter/composer Jon Hassell has worked with innovators Brian Eno and La Monte Young, and he's immersed himself in the traditional musics of Africa and Asia; the result is a practically new genre. Call it electro-acoustic world music or fourth world, ...
Lost World (1995)
Space music composer Michael Stearns also composes for large-screen IMAX movie documentaries. The Lost World is so massive it could easily fill the theater, even without the movie. The lost world of the title refers to the towering rock pillar ...
The stunning debut by Japanese ensemble Jalan Jalan evokes the island of Bali via authentic instrumentation, moving melodies, artfully arranged ambience, and stylish flourishes. Balinese gamelan is at the center of the music: with gongs, the gender (the metal keyboard ...
|Sounds Of The Earth|
Sounds of the Earth: Exotic Paradise (1999) Top Seller
Liner Note Author: Joseph Addison.
My Oracle Lives Uptown (2009)
2009 release, the eighth album from the producer, remixer and Ambient pioneer. His signature sound - sleek and lush, but leaving a cool slipstream in its wake - is immediately recognizable. Most of tracks on the album feature vocals, even ...