Author Archives: Nick H.

About Nick H.

I'm a geek for music whether it be on vinyl, CD, 78 or whatever. My goal is to sniff out the greated music on Earth, specializing in the obscure. I make music myself as well, mostly ambient and sound collage (1 album out and a few remixes so far). I work full time as a professional mascot (it pays the pills) but will soon retire, i hope.

Some Spring Electronic Jams

Paneye – Desertism – Provenance After what felt like a long silence after his previous release, Paneye returns with a new cassette/digital LP via Provenance. What’s showcased here is nothing short of what I was hoping for: a blending of … Continue reading

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The Long Awaited Showcase for Saint Marie Records

This’ll be one of many catch-up posts that’ll be coming. You can thank a series of reasons for this, including broken toes, five jobs, being poor and starving, and working on various wildlife education projects for two different research/conservation groups…   … Continue reading

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My Top Five and Over All Top 40 WBER Picks

90.5 FM WBER (The only station that matters) broadcasts out of the Rochester, NY area with a very indie format, solely operating through listener support. Over the last month or so, they opened up a huge voter poll, asking listeners … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal with Five Nights at Freddy’s?

So by now, I’m sure everyone on this planet has at least heard of the viral game sensation that is the Five Nights at Freddy’s series, created by Scott Cawthon via his own one-man development company, Scott Games.  So far, … Continue reading

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An Animated Star Fox? Star Fox Zero vs. A Fox in Space

–Yes, I decided to write about video games and animated series. Don’t fret.  Your music will return soon. If you’re near my age, you most likely grew up on some of the older video game systems, including the various older … Continue reading

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New mixture from TCE …. again

Keith and I have been busy trying to put things together for new releases. He’s created some wonderfully dark ambient/sound collage tracks, most of which I’ve posted on our bandcamp page.  The first released I stuck under the album “Voices … Continue reading

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A New EP by TCE

Keith did most of this.  I did the last track.

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Of Oz The Wizard

Have you ever wondered what it might sound like if you took the dialogue from a film, cut it up into little pieces, and arranged it so that every word of it was put in alphabetical order? I bet the … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Krampus

Everyone is writing about Star Wars, but I won’t. Sure, I’ll see it, but not right now. Fpr the second movie review for this blog that’s about music, I’m taking a look at a holiday film. Yes, I know, I’m … Continue reading

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Psychonavigation Records and Other Crazy Fun!

Psychonavigation Records and other Crazy Fun No Mask Effect – Quick Smart Sweet and delicious longform ambient!  Field recordings, phonography, soundscape, atmospheric space and true ambient music come together to make huge, lengthy and engaging sound environments.  The time it … Continue reading

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