Today’s Discovery -Album of the Day: Mica Levi and Oliver Coates, “Remain Calm” — Bandcamp Daily

“Remain Calm” is steeped in classical music, yet keen enough to blend contemporary styles—like grime, techno and drone.

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Review Reblog – Svetlana Maraš and Bodies Under The Waterfall ~ Angry Ambient Artists Vol. 2

Yes, you can be an angry ambient artist and this expresses the mood at the moment.
“What to do with all this anger?  The healthiest approach is to channel it into something positive” – Couldn’t agree more.

a closer listen

fwd16_frontThere’s been a lot of news to be angry about this year, from terrorism to Brexit to the U.S. presidential elections to the ongoing crisis in Syria.  What to do with all this anger?  The healthiest approach is to channel it into something positive, which Svetlana Maraš and Bodies Under The Waterfall do in the second installment of Forwind’s Angry Ambient Artists series ~ ironically, once again ending up in the Drone category.  As the series progresses, we may determine that “angry ambient” is an oxymoron, but it’s still a catchy title.

Last time around, the artists involved (Machinefabriek and Phillippe Petit) were well-known for their softer works, as well as their forays into abrasion.  This time, the artists are new, which leads one to wonder if they were ever ambient at all.  Their stated goal:  “to make some creative sense of these dark times.”  These sounds are indeed…

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Pauline Oliveros

(1932 – 2016)

Quand un accordéon se tait ! Disparition de Pauline Oliveros — DESARTSONNANTS – SONOS//FAIRE

For one deep Listening Pauline Oliveros, décédée le 25 novembre à l’age de 84 ans, fut incontestablement une très grande dame de la musique contemporaine, expérimentale, minimaliste et de ce que l’on nomme aujourd’hui les arts sonores. Son accordéon ne soufflera plus à nos oreilles ses longues mélopées, ses drones envoûtants, ses accords resserrés, cette […]

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Today’s Discovery – KukitoMizu

“…just 2 women and some synths…”

News – Meryll Ampe — Tsuku Boshi Records

Meryll Ampe a sorti un premier EP sur label espagnol Audiotalaia http://www.audiotalaia.net/2016/11/at083-meryll-ampe-void-if-removed.html A écouter .. en attendant sur Tsuku🙂

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Today’s Discovery – Teresa Rampazzi

Teresa Rampazzi – Atmen Noch (1980)