NEW RELEASE: “Passengers” by Green Isac

Passengers

The celebrated Norwegian sound-sculpting duo Green Isac is back with their first full length release in 10 years – Passengers, a groovy minimalist ambient recording, packed with melodic hooks and driven by a heavy dose of world-flavored percussion. A completely realized triptych combining three shorter EP’s which were previously only available on iTunes, Passengers is an irresistible blend of ethno-electronic soundscapes that shows the innovative duo continuing to expand on …continue…

Structures From Silence (30th Anniversary Remaster)

Structures From Silence

Steve Roach’s Structures From Silence is a true masterpiece; a benchmark album that has inspired countless listeners, and lived on in permanence throughout the decades.  The album’s breathing, suspended embrace of atmospheres and serene melodies instantly struck a chord with listeners in 1984, and continues to reiterate its timeless resonation with new listeners today. For the 30th anniversary of this genre-defining, landmark release, the original analog reel was carefully pulled from the …continue…

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New Release: ATMOSPHERES by Rudy Adrian

Atmospheres

Ambient electronic composer and recording artist Rudy Adrian’s homeland of New Zealand is filled with a stunning variety of unspoiled spaces and cinematic terrain, providing an abundance of inspiration for Atmospheres, his latest textural electronic impression.  Featuring nine tracks of slowly evolving melodies, harmonically rich synthscapes, natural ambiences and dramatic percussive punctuations, Atmospheres is a natural progression from Adrian’s earlier textural releases Desert Realms and Moonwater. Reminiscent of ambient works by Brian Eno, Steve …continue…

And The Nominees Are…

ZMR Awards

Spotted Peccary has two albums in the final running for ZMR Music Awards this year.  Little Things by Darshan Ambient is up for Best Ambient Album, and Found by David Helpling & Jon Jenkins is a finalist in the Best Electronic Album category.  The awards will be given in New Orleans on May 17th…we’ll keep you posted!  

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NEW RELEASE: Process Of Being by Zero Ohms

Process Of Being

Following three masterful collaborations with Craig Padilla on the Lotuspike label, Zero Ohms returns with PROCESS OF BEING, a new ambient solo work of floating, ethereal, luminous and expansive spacemusic. With his flutes and wind synthesizers in tandem, Zero Ohms brings forth billowing spaces that ascend and gently fall, effortlessly altering the listener’s sense of time and space.  This brilliantly subtle, beatless environment breathes with a sense of infinite presence, …continue…

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Honors from Echoes Radio

Echoes-2013

Echoes listeners from across the USA have voted Little Things by Darshan Ambient and Found by David Helpling & Jon Jenkins into the Best of Echoes 2013 Listener Poll!  In addition, Found was also chosen by the Echoes staff as one of their 25 Essential Echoes CDs for 2013. Thank you, thank you, thank you to the Echoes team, and to the listeners who voted!

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SOLSTICE (special remastered edition) is released

SOLSTICE

Earlier this month we marked the occasion of the winter solstice by releasing the special remastered edition of Erik Wøllo’s classic album, “Solstice” as a stand alone release.  Previously only available as part of an exclusive three-disc set, this special remastered edition is now available on its own as a single CD, and for the first time ever as a download in CD quality lossless, as well as 24-bit High …continue…

FOUND – Echoes CD of the Month for December

Echoes CD of the Month - Dec 2013

The New Helpling/Jenkins album, FOUND, has been chosen as the December CD of the Month by Echoes Radio, a daily two-hour music soundscape distributed by Public Radio International.  Hear the album featured all month long on the Echoes radio program, coast to coast on over 130 radio stations across the USA.

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