Depending on the time of day and/or the mood harboring your skull, each perceived track floats by like an amorphous mass, ceaselessly shape shifting before your eyes. It renders each listening experience a novel one. And this quality glimmers fervently, long after you depart from its substances and continue your day-to-day.
Category: Dark Ambient
#103 | Interview | Flowers for Bodysnatchers (Transfixing Neoclassical Dark Ambient)
Duncan Ritchie discusses his latest Cryo Chamber effort, Alive With Scars. He speaks about some of his field recording techniques, the album’s artwork, and how living with Multiple Sclerosis has ultimately served as a touchstone of influence for all of his compositions, old and new.
#90 | Album Review | Flowers for Bodysnatchers – Alive with Scars
From the eerie crawl of nausea-inducing orchestral strings to the gaping maw of hopeless black ambience and the bone-piercing industrial beats, Alive with Scars harbors tones immediately familiar to those acquainted with Duncan’s work, though it simultaneously treads new sonic terrain, bringing us closer toward understanding his existence with Multiple Sclerosis.
From Corners Unknown Compilation, Vol. II Now Available
Featuring 45 artists across the genres of death, black, and sludge metal, noise, crust, ritual ambient, and neofolk.
Album Review | Ager Sonus | Mithra
With this stunning artisan masterwork of mesmerising atmospheric dark ambient music, German solo musician Thomas Langewehr beckons tantalisingly to each listener.
Ep. 6: A Conversation with Joe Gamache, Founder of OldeBlock Records
Joe Gamache (Woony Hax) discusses his nascent experimental ambient record label, OldeBlock Records, based in Edmonton, Alberta.
Ep. 4: A Conversation with Duncan Ritchie (Flowers for Bodysnatchers, The Rosenshoul)
An interview podcast with Duncan Ritchie, the mind behind the melancholic dark ambient project, Flowers for Bodysnatchers.