Tag Archives: drone

Listen: Drowse – “Between Fence Posts” [2019]

Definitely not music made for enjoying the summer, but more reminiscing on how isolating and desolate the winter will be – perfect for introspection. Portland, OR musician Drowse follows the leads of other PNW artists like Phil Elverum and Grouper … Continue reading

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User’s Manual #2: Grouper

Welcome to User’s Manual – a segment that helps listeners find a suitable entry point within an unfamiliar artist’s discography, or to reinvigorate someone’s interest in a certain artist by breaking down their work to a molecular level, allowing the … Continue reading

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Listen: Sun Araw – “Deep Temple” [2010]

Shout out to those who celebrate this weirdo holiday.

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AIM LOW – “Low Hanging Fruit” [2017]

  As you enter the infamous chasms of the House Of Leaves home, you find an immense, hypnotic peace instead of the chilling, creeping self-destruction that others who traverse its black catacombs undoubtedly unravel into.  AIM LOW is a band … Continue reading

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Ryosuke Miyata – Sea Of Nebukawa [Album, 2015]

One style of music that seems to be usually put off to the side on many year end lists is ambient drone/field recordings, probably because they’re definitely not for everyone and it’s hard to subjectively rank them over say, a … Continue reading

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Steve Gunn & Black Twig Pickers – “Trailways Ramble” [2015]

I’ve been listening to Steve Gunn a bit, about a year or so and I just found this collaboration record, Seasonal Hire, from earlier this year with Black Twig Pickers, a bluegrass group. This record is pretty great – it’s like … Continue reading

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