New Lotuspike Release – Falling Light by Darshan Ambient

Falling Light

Picking up where 2011’s Dream In Blue left off, Falling Light finds Darshan Ambient moving more towards an almost ambient Americana sound this time around. The deliberate use of lap steel and slide guitars blended with synth textures that seem to stretch to the horizon, brings to mind visions of wide open spaces, big skies and endless possibilities. The trademark hypnotic and heartfelt style that has come to define all …continue…

New Website with downloads

New Website

Big news!  Our new website has just launched, and we now offer downloads directly from the webshop!  We’re talking high quality digital downloads, because as a label that’s run by artists, we have always taken extra care to achieve the best possible audio quality on the albums we release, and we believe that same dedication to quality should extend to the downloads we offer.  After all, what’s the point of …continue…

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New Lotuspike release – I AM HERE by Paul Ellis

I Am Here

Ancient and modern come together on I Am Here, as veteran musician/ composer Paul Ellis creates an electronic music portrait inspired by the mysterious rock carvings of the Chinook Tribe of Native Americans who lived in the Columbia River Gorge 15,000 years ago. The three long form compositions on the album, two in the 20 minute range, and one almost 30 minutes in length, have a spellbinding quality that is …continue…

New O3E Release – Desatero by Northcore


Some of the most original, intriguing, and experimental electronica being produced today can be found in the music of the UK-based duo Northcore. Desatero is Northcore’s premiere release on Spotted Peccary’s O3E imprint. This compelling collection of exquisitely recorded sound paintings combines electronic ambient, ethno-inspired, acoustic, and sometimes upbeat sources into a mystical and intriguing whole that should appeal to fans of Biosphere, Bat for Lashes, Pete Namlook, Peter Gabriel, …continue…

MUSIC IS ART – Podcast #37


Peccary Podcast #37 March 2012 Spring is here once again. The trees and flowers are budding, and the birds and bees are out doing their thing. However, here at the podcast, we’re always a few months behind the rest of the world, so we’re going to explore two releases that came out a few months back…during the deep chill of winter. This episode features nearly an hour of music from …continue…

The return of three Erik Wøllo classics

Wollo Remasters

Erik Wøllo TRACES • IMAGES OF LIGHT • SOLSTICE Special Remastered Editions Originally released between 1985 and 1992, these albums have long been out of print and difficult to find on CD. This set presents all three classic albums, along with eight previously unreleased tracks from the era, all remastered with depth and clarity that far surpass the original releases. Each CD is housed in a dual gatefold vinyl record …continue…

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Echoes CD of the Month

Dream In Blue

“Darshan Ambient’s latest album, Dream In Blue is the Echoes Radio CD of the month for December. Echoes is a daily two-hour music soundscape, distributed by Public Radio International and broadcast on 130 radio stations from Maine to California. Congratulations to Darshan Ambient and THANK YOU to the wonderful people at Echoes!

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