Monthly Archives: December 2011

Hectic Zeniths

I was preparing some future articles for the blog when I noticed an email had come in.  It was a digital press packet.  I haven’t seen one of those in a while, not since my days at Dynamic Radio in … Continue reading

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15 Levels of Neotropic

Artist: Neotropic Title: 15 Levels of Magnification EP Released: 1996 Label: Ntone Format: CD, 12” Genre: ambient, drum’n’bass, downtempo Neotropic (Riz Masien) was one of those artists that I’ve loved for years but never actually bought or owned anything from.  … Continue reading

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Updates Dec – Jan

Just a short blip before I start working on some new posts for next week… I happened to notice that FSOL have announced that they’re working on Environments 5.  While I am excited, I’m still waiting for the release of … Continue reading

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Crystal Antlers debut EP

Artist: Crystal Antlers Title: s/t EP Released: 2008 Label: self-released, Touch and Go (reissue) Format: CD, 12” Genre: lo-fi, indie rock, alt rock, garage rock, psyche rock I recall sniffing around my favorite local record shop alongside Keith a few … Continue reading

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The Life and Times of the Future Sound of London pt. 19 and 20

Artist: FSOL /  Amorphous Androgynous Title: Divinity Released: 2004 Label: FSOL Recordings Format: CD Genre: Psyche rock There isn’t too much to cover with this single, other than it has three tracks and the that it’s fairly hard to find.  … Continue reading

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The Life and Times of the Future Sound of London pt. 18

Artist: FSOL Title: The Isness Released: 2002 Label: Hypnotic, FSOL Recordings, Sum Format: CD, 2×12” Genre: ambient, psyche rock, prog rock I knew going into this review that the undertaking wouldn’t be easy.  This was mostly due to the fact … Continue reading

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The Life and Times of the Future Sound of London pt. 17

Artist: FSOL Title Papua New Guinea Translations Released: 2001/2 Label: Jumpin’ n Pumpin’, Hypnotic Format: CD, 2×12” Genre: Ambient, psyche rock, acid jazz, abstract This is the first release FSOL pushed after being silent since 1997, unless you count the … Continue reading

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Guest Post ep2 + 7″ of Love ep 5

I should really cut down on the amount of posts with episodic titles… bloody confusing.  Anyway, here’s a post Keith did for Tuning Into Obscure that fits in the 7″ of Love series. Artist: Mountain Cult Title:  s/t EP Released: … Continue reading

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Riff Raff

Some Amusing Riff Raff Howdy.  Before I dart off to work for another day, I realized I had a stock pile of things I wanted to share, but didn’t have a ton of time to give them each their own … Continue reading

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Hey Red Falcon Fans!

Check out the Red Falcon Project’s newest album, “Star of thr Falcon” for free! It’s an amazing ambient masterpiece; a monsterous 38 minute epic; And it’s for free, courtesy of the Red Falcons Go now, and fly with the Falcons! … Continue reading

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