Scott Lawlor – “Transition” Album Review (ambient/drone)

One of the amazing things about ambient/dark ambient music is that it often helps paint a picture and put into perspective that which is simply indescribable in words.  Such is the case here in our offering now.  Moreover, indescribable is surely a word the artist encountered when it came to the theme behind this album. … Continue reading Scott Lawlor – “Transition” Album Review (ambient/drone)

Jodie Lowther – “Skeleton Moon” Album Review (ambient/shoegaze/UK) Name Your Own Price

With one foot in the 90s shoegaze-era, another in the ambient realm, a hand in the whimsical and a hand in the ethereal comes half of the UK duo Quimper otherwise known as Jodie Lowther.  Skeleton Moon is the new digital-only release. "It’s inspired by winter, dead trees, the moon and things that lie just out … Continue reading Jodie Lowther – “Skeleton Moon” Album Review (ambient/shoegaze/UK) Name Your Own Price

Inhibition – “A Cruel Aktion” Album Review (noise/power electronics)

100% of the time it's a pleasure spreading the word of Reverse Records' releases.  This is because we know that they are going to be something sonically unique and something in which a lot of pride and care is given to the aesthetics of the product. A Cruel Aktion is the new release from Inhibition and … Continue reading Inhibition – “A Cruel Aktion” Album Review (noise/power electronics)

Katarina Gubanova aka Miss Key- “Replays By Miss Key #1” Album Review (metal/classical)

We here are all about stepping outside of boundaries and love covering those who do the same.  So today's offering is no exception.  Independent German artist Katarina Gubanova has recently released a new digital-only EP, Replays by Miss Key #1 ; an album of cover songs originally done by metal bands - Arch Enemy, Satyricon, Amon Amarth, … Continue reading Katarina Gubanova aka Miss Key- “Replays By Miss Key #1” Album Review (metal/classical)

V/A – “Golpea Tu Cerebro-Spanish Underground Cassette Culture 1980-1988” 2LP Boxset Album Review (noise/experimental/ambient)

Little did many of us, as noise fans know of the underground cult-like experimental music/noise scene that came from Spain in the early to mid-80s.  Thanks to Insane Muzak, our offering today is an important but limited release which will re-birth this cult to life in mid-January.  Golpea Tu Cerebro-Spanish Underground Cassette Culture 1980-1988 is a 2xLP release … Continue reading V/A – “Golpea Tu Cerebro-Spanish Underground Cassette Culture 1980-1988” 2LP Boxset Album Review (noise/experimental/ambient)