Thursday, February 11, 2016

glo - sovande (Ambient soundscape album)

Another wonderful (and free!) release by gℓo. Perfect background music for work or contemplation:

Album as a single mix or individual tracks via Bandcamp.


Sunday, January 24, 2016

C (299,792 km/s) - Retrofuturistic 80s Synthwave Short Sci-Fi film

C (299,792 km/s) from Seaquark Films on Vimeo.

To stop time, and live in a memory of a memory. The present's vision of what the past's vision of the future was. Filters within filters.

C (299,792 km/s) was a crowfunded independent short SF film that seems to combine a late 70s, early 80s Carl Sagan/Cosmos vibe with a futuristic tale of humanity, topped off with synthwave music by Sellorekt.

Trevor Something - Death Dream

 I enjoy the VHS electro haze of Trevor Something's releases. Some tracks also blur into a "High Tides" style of distortion which are dreamily pleasant too:

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

DERU - 1979

Wishing I could attend Eustis' performance as Telefon Tel Aviv (1st time since his bandmates death a few years ago, happening a world away in LA on April 2nd.

He's performing with an artist I'd not heard before, but will certainly take notice of now - Deru:


Monday, December 28, 2015

FM Attack - Corazon

 For walking about on cold days.

Dark Chillwave: Future Holograms

Future Holograms presents an intersection between the airy, cold tones associated with 'Chillwave', but incorporating some synthy stabs and darker elements in some of their tracks. Vocals are also floating around, which works for most tracks. Good background or upbeat resting music.