New album Departures, Vol. 1 by North Atlantic Drift

2017-03-23 05:23:02 UTC

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The song Dream Sequence is from their upcoming LP Departures Vol. 1, out as of March 17th on Polar Seas Recording. The video was directed by Kiarash Sadigh and shows a blindfolded quartet playing in the forest with a light approaching. The core concept being musicians playing very aggressively in juxtaposition to the very slowly evolving ambience of the piece.

"once they sense the light they begin questioning their own actions...they stop and remove the blindfold looking directly at the source of light....what that light is and what it represents is for the viewer to find out, but the takeaway is to be open minded for breaking habits and traditions if and when a brighter truth presents itself"


Track List

  • Temperance - 05:31 
  • Glass House - 06:13 
  • Departure - 04:49 
  • Dream Sequence - 05:18 
  • Collapsing Empire - 03:51 
  • Starry-eyed - 01:26 
  • Part-time Romantic - 05:35 
  • Pretense - 03:03 
  • March to the Capital - 04:48 
  • Older, Not Wiser - 11:52 
  • 101116 (Live Bonus Track) - 07:36 
  • 032516 (Live Bonus Track) - 11:24


Genre : ambient, chill, dark, drone, electronic, experimental

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New album Cemetery Flowers by Cemetery Flowers

2017-03-22 04:42:02 UTC

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Philadelphia noiserockers Cemetery Flowers released their debut EP this week through Glowing Dagger, the Oakland tape label run by Megan Biscieglia of Bad Braids and Dustin Khebzou. Made up of multi-instrumentalists Andrew North and Pat Friel, the record is an intense tapestry of roaring guitars and cold, nervy electronic beats, with North and Friel howling nihilistically. The record is a gripping listen, all the way through the 15-minute closer “vi,” which hammers away in brutal riff repetition but is pretty impossible to turn away from.

Track List


  • I - 04:30 
  • II - 05:11 
  • III - 04:00 
  • IV - 04:33 
  • V - 07:46 
  • VI - 15:42


Genre : experimental, dark, industrial, noise, post-punk, rock

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To Bloom, To Wither by Sundaug

2017-03-10 06:16:10 UTC

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Sundaug is the pseudonym for Philadelphia-based composer and performer Steve Bonitatibus.. Steve became interested in percussive fingerstyle guitar early on in his playing days and even studied guitar performance during his undergraduate studies at the University of Virginia. While his first two albums — Empyrean Fantasy (2013) and Nocturnality (2015) — featured music that could be likened to contemporary guitarists such as Andy McKee and Kaki King, his latest effort marks a shift towards post-rock.  

"To Bloom, To Wither" is Sundaug's third, full-length album. Unlike his previous two works, which featured primarily solo acoustic numbers, this album embraces a heavier, post-rock sound. Using a wide array of eclectic instrumental textures, To Bloom, To Wither attempts to blend the soothing timbres of modern acoustica with the more blaring sounds of rock music. The album was officially released on February 24th, 2017, and is available in music stores and across streaming platforms.

Track List


  • Jairus - 04:07 
  • To Bloom, To Wither - 04:19 
  • The World We Know, The One We Want - 04:03 
  • Starshot - 03:37 
  • In Another Life - 03:44 
  • Isles of the Blessed - 04:18 
  • Seashell Radio - 03:40 
  • Tannhäuser Gate - 03:04 
  • Hiatus - 03:50 
  • Plumb the Depths - 04:33 
  • Cosmopolita - 03:35 
  • Shallow Thoughts / Hollow Words - 04:20 
  • Attrition - 03:21 
  • Wanderlust - 04:54 
  • Leviathan - 03:20


Genre : ambient, dark, downtempo, electronica, fingerstyle, folk, guitar, instrumental, post-rock, shoegaze

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New album - Perseidi by December Hung Himself

2017-01-26 04:49:57 UTC

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December Hung Himself's music is enchanting and nocturnal. "Audiofollia.it" / November 2013

DHH are Aurora Atzeni, born in Cagliari (Italy), in 1986 and Nicola Olla, born in Iglesias (italy) in 1987. They both started playing guitar as children before becoming involved by rock music performing in several bands such as Drought, Thank U For Smoking, Charun, and many more. DHH’s debut ep “Ivory” (out in 2013) was a modern songwriting album, driven by gentle airy guitars and soft percussions, where the two voices meet to create dreamy soundscapes. Influenced by electronic, modern and contemporary classical music and shoegaze they slowly evolved their compositions recording in late 2016 an entire soundtrack album called “Perseidi”, out in January 2017.

The italian duo founded by Aurora Atzeni (singer and guitar player in Thank U For Smoking) and Nicola Olla (guitar player in Drought, Charun) are today releasing a soundtrack album, born from the naturalistic event "Perseidi" in Sardinia (Italy). On 10 August every year, during the perseids meteor shower, the band plays an acoustic set in beautiful specific locations such as Domus De Janas, nuragic necropolises and Nuraghe houses. These songs reassume the last years performances through an electriconic-oriented approach.

Track List


  • Alpha Persei - 02:03 
  • Swift-Tuttle - 06:07 
  • Tunguska - 06:44 
  • 3200 Phaethon - 03:29 
  • The Feast - 02:07 
  • Beta Persei - 09:05


Genre : alternative, electronic, rock, ambient, dark, post-rock, soundscape

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New album - 2017 by Misha Mishajashvili

2017-01-04 20:38:13 UTC

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Misha Mishajashvili  is a musician from lasnamae, estonia. His album "2017" is about  life at the time of Soviet  Union.  His music portrays the poverty of  the  city of lasnamae. 

Track List


1.Далеко от Бабеля 02:52

2.Небо никогда не катит 03:20

3.колоти́ть 05:16

4.у ворот Сиона 04:25

5.сладкий предвестником смерти 04:35

6.Заполнение пробелов 02:28

7.прощение 01:35

8.Он разбил мое сердце 03:30

9.Усталый и измученный 04:12

10.Я любил тебя, как никто другой, Ханна 07:24


Genre : abstract, collage, dark, ambient, ethnic, experimental

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