Alva Noto

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ASIP – Fragments from the horizon

I never know where a mix inspiration is going to come from, or where it’s going to take me. That’s the fun of it I guess. However on hindsight, this one did end up having a particular theme to it which i’ve tried to describe with the words below and the main artwork. I hope … Continue reading »

ASIP – SpacesFM Guestmix

SpacesFM is one of my guaranteed audio stop-overs for ambient and cinematic music and has been for several years now, ever since I found a mix by the site’s curator, Latty. Featuring many exclusive mixes, interviews and features such as ‘The Composer Series’ as well as home to the Cinematics radio show which also airs … Continue reading »

isolatedmix 31 – Ametsub

A hero in his home nation,¬†Ametsub often finds himself sitting alongside Sigur Ros, My Bloody Valentine, and even The Beach Boys on Japanese record shelves. Since his first album in 2006, Akihito has become some-what of a national prodigy for electronic music and given his well-earned national respect, it’s unsurprising to see his latest album … Continue reading »

Bloc 2012: Jon Hopkins, OPN, Monolake and Alva Noto

I remember looking at the Bloc lineup in 2009 and seeing Ulrich Schnauss scheduled for what must’ve been a very rare festival appearance at the time. Needless to say I didn’t get to go, but I won’t be making the same mistake this time around given Bloc 2012 is right on my doorstep in sunny-old … Continue reading »

3six – Mix Series

Our favourite numerically named mastermind Dennis Huddleston has started a new mix series available direct from the 36 website. The first, was a mixed-bunch featuring Carl Craig, Luke Slater and the latest ambient work to come from ASC + Sam KDC (I’m yet to get around to posting about this – brilliant album by the … Continue reading »