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.
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.
A podcast interview with Alec A. Head of Brooklyn-based Ghostbound, a post punk-steeped, cinematic progressive metal outfit.
An album review podcast of the latest releases from Starvation (5 Track Demo), Flowers for Bodysnatchers (Alive with Scars Prologue), and Potmos Hetoimos (Vox Medusae).
Seasoned ambient composer Scott Lawlor discusses his early years of performing in coffee shops and how he has been proliferating music over the past five years.
An album review podcast of the latest records from W.A.I.L. (Wisdom Through Agony Into Illumination and Lunacy, Vol. II), TETELESTAI (CRVSH SVTVN), and Third Island (Omelas).