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Re: Currently listening, part 1
« Reply #5660 on: June 19, 2018, 02:23:37 PM »
Dave Dorgan: Such Is Our Condition

Some nice pieces.
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https://subterraneantide.bandcamp.com/album/such-is-our-condition
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Re: Currently listening, part 1
« Reply #5661 on: June 22, 2018, 05:41:20 PM »
Slow Meadow: Those who rush across the sea

Gorgeous first track.

https://slowmeadow.bandcamp.com/album/those-who-rush-across-the-sea-you-felt-like-home
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Re: Currently listening, part 1
« Reply #5662 on: June 23, 2018, 07:40:55 AM »
Celer - Tape At Two Speeds

This is now one of my favorite Celer releases. It stands out even in Celer's massive and ever-growing discography.
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Re: Currently listening, part 1
« Reply #5663 on: June 23, 2018, 08:35:23 PM »
Some recent non-ambient:

oOoOO & Islamiq Grrrls - Faminine Mystique
Hazed out, admixture of a variety of styles, ranging from dream pop to jazz to rock. Very David Lynch-like at times.
https://oooooislamiqgrrrls.bandcamp.com/album/faminine-mystique

Ringo Deathstarr - Mauve
Best name for a band. MBV-inspired, with rich, dense layers and catchy melodies.
https://ringodeathstarr.bandcamp.com/album/mauve

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Re: Currently listening, part 1
« Reply #5664 on: June 29, 2018, 07:00:17 AM »
Saturn Form Essence - Duophonic Space

Maybe the darkest space music I've ever heard, dominated by lower frequency drones that are strangely warm at times.

https://kalpamantra.bandcamp.com/album/duophonic-space
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Re: Currently listening, part 1
« Reply #5665 on: July 02, 2018, 05:33:11 AM »
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"Maybe the darkest space music I've ever heard, dominated by lower frequency drones that are strangely warm at times."

Spooky.. I love it!

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Re: Currently listening, part 1
« Reply #5666 on: July 04, 2018, 07:34:00 AM »
Simon Lomax - A Strange Light
Got this tip from Richard. Beautiful slow-moving ambience, mostly guitar based, as far as I can discern. If you get a chance, check out the first track in particular (Watching the Vapour Form). It is especially enchanting.
http://www.simonlomax.com/astrangelight.html

Steve Roach - Molecules of Motion
This, and other Projekt titles, are on sale today on Bandcamp, so I picked it up. I like it okay, but I'm less partial to the sequenced work that Roach releases. I much prefer the drift-based soundscapes.
https://projektrecords.bandcamp.com/album/molecules-of-motion

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Re: Currently listening, part 1
« Reply #5667 on: July 09, 2018, 11:35:01 AM »
Terry Riley - Moscow Conservatory Solo Piano Concert

Not ambient but awesome regardless. Terry Riley's piano work is kind of underrated.

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Re: Currently listening, part 1
« Reply #5668 on: July 12, 2018, 12:41:09 AM »
Paul Vnuk Jr and Oophoi - Distance to Zero.

Very interesting mix of sounds and atmospheres