Tag Archives: ambient

MOON OVER MOUNTAIN – Champagne And Brass

July 22, 2020

Moon Over Mountain 2020 Bubbling and brazen but nuanced, American’s band’s second effort welcomes fellow travelers to the other side of midnight. There was something amateurishly indecisive about where to go with their reveries on this duo’s debut record, yet … Continue reading

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NOVA CASCADE – A Dictionary Of Obscure Sorrows

October 17, 2019

Invictus Music 2019 Somber ebb and flow of velveteen gloom where monsters haunt the memories with a violent glare of flickering light. Less than a year after “Above All Else” – the record which established this international collective on the … Continue reading

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MOON OVER MOUNTAIN – The Colors of Life

September 14, 2019

Moon Over Mountain 2018 Coloradan duo paint the world in ocher and look for solid, and spiritual, ground on their debut. “This moment is happening”: one would expect a “carpe diem” kind of approach from a band with a motto … Continue reading

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AJ TRUE – Jirga: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

September 13, 2019

AJ True 2019 Aural movie in its own right, an evocative flow of tunes that accompany Australian travelogue to take the listener on a dramatic, if peace-seeking, trip. Full of reflection, Benjamin Gilmour’s “Jirga” was filmed in a genuinely dangerous … Continue reading

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SHINING PYRAMID – Children Of The Stones

September 9, 2019

SEQ 2018 Suspended between shoegazing and electronica, British proggers roll their rocks up the hill and let it loose. No matter what the title of their second album may imply, this combo’s modus operandi hasn’t shifted from dreamy soundscapes to … Continue reading

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