Ancient Made Modern: James Jacket – “INFLORESCÊNCIA”

James Jacket “INFLORESCÊNCIA” Another incredibly beautiful piece of classical/experimental/electronica from the co-founder of the Portuguese punk band, Les Baton Rouge.  James Jacket is tremendously talented, and “INFLORESCÊNCIA” is one of his most profound and sensual instrumental pieces ever.  With Jacket … Continue Reading

Electronic Whimsy: Shanghai Restoration Project – “Spooky Party”

Shanghai Restoration Project “Spooky Party” R.U.R. This is a strange, electronic band that is wonderful and whimsical, but honestly, you have to listen to them to appreciate them. The Shanghai Restoration Project (SRP) is the Brooklyn based electronic duo of … Continue Reading

Aural Photography: the seven field of aphelion – “The Crossing/Drift (Losing Light)”

the seven fields of aphelion “The Crossing/Drift (Losing Light)” Keep The Ocean Inside What beautiful music.  This is that gorgeous ambient music that takes you to a different world, similar to Eno’s Lux or Yann Tiersen’s soundtracks.  Pittsburgh native (yeah, … Continue Reading

Synesthesia: Lars Brondum and Barbara Brondum – “Viper”

Lars Brondum and Barbara Brondum “Viper” The Text And Sound Project What a beautiful record this is.  If you like the electronic music of Eno, CAN, Laurie Anderson, and Philip Glass, you will love this work.  Music by Lars, Spoken … Continue Reading

Great Dance: Fujiya & Miyagi – “Impossible Objects Of Desire”

Fujiya & Miyagi “Impossible Objects Of Desire” Fujiya & Miyagi Coming from Brighton, UK, Fujiya & Miyagi is comprised of David Best // guitars, lead vocals; Steve Lewis // synthesisers, beats, programming, backing vocals; Ed Chivers // drums; and Ben Adamo // bass, backing … Continue Reading