Kaito

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Neither scene nor heard: a journey through ambient music

I’ve seen a few articles over the past few years detailing the best ambient albums, the state of ambient or the return of ambient, and whilst they’re often very positive for the genre, the artists and every other person involved in making this type of music, I can’t help but feel a bit empty after reading … Continue reading »

isolatedmix 44 – Kaito aka Hiroshi Watanabe

Hiroshi Watanabe has been releasing records since 1996, with styles ranging from deep house to his more recognized ambient/electronica works on Kompakt under the guise of Kaito. A stalwart for the label for the past twelve years, Hiroshi has clocked up no less than eight albums and recently released the rather brilliant ‘Less Time Until … Continue reading »

Kaito – Less Time Until The End

If you’re familiar with 2013’s ‘Until The End of Time’, you may have been witness to the undercurrent of colour in Hiroshi Watanabe’s music, but by no means would you have been thinking about stripping it back. Yet here we are with an album that has found another layer. By mistake? I very much doubt … Continue reading »

Passing by: Dauwd, sgnl_fltr, Adam X, Loscil & Matthias Rock

I’m finding so much music recently, the odd track, mix or artist I’m yet to dig in to but desperate to share, not to mention all the stuff that you guys send me. So, I’m starting a new series of posts titled ‘Passing by’. Most of you will know where the inspiration for the title … Continue reading »

Interiordestinations & Horizon Fire

A three hour journey courtesy of Rob Wayman aka Interiordestinations. As you would expect from such a lengthy mix, there’s a nice structure with more progressive moments in the form of Moderat and Massive Attack, crossed with a healthy dose of BoC and Rob’s own productions. You’ll also notice a few Horizon Fire tracks in … Continue reading »