Posts tagged with "Loscil"

Parts Disappear or Change: An Interview with Loscil

October 27, 2015

Parts Disappear or Change: An Interview with Loscil Since first recording as Loscil in 1998, Scott Morgan has produced some of most sincere and striking music fluidly floating across minimal techno, ambient, and super-subtle experimental territories. With albums and EPs released by the likes of Kranky, Ghostly International, Gizeh, and Glacial Movements... 

Week in Review #88

October 3, 2015

Week in Review #88 #1 – 9.27.2015 – Ant’lrd, Colin Blanton’s outlet for dreary, snow-tinged ambient sounds, dropped a new cassette on the always awesome Inner Islands imprint. Clouding Indefinitely features seven new songs custom-tailored for Autumnal listening, so there’s not better time... 

Substrata 1.5 in Photos

July 28, 2015

Substrata 1.5 in Photos In 2011, a time when the term “summer festival” had already come to connote the massive, multi-stage, corporate-sponsored events which have since become the norm, Rafael Anton Irisarri envisioned Substrata — a different kind of model for showcasing live music. The first edition of Substrata... 

Loscil – For Greta

February 9, 2015

Loscil – For Greta Some music imposes emotion on the listener. It asks for an investment – a piece of time, which ultimately becomes a fragment of one’s identity. Accidentally returning to this music can bring back unwanted memories, feelings, and places. Some music imposes nothing on the listener. Instead, it runs... 

A Kranky Mix by Loscil

December 5, 2014

A Kranky Mix by Loscil A true master of synthesis and modulation, loscil can spin the fibers of sound in the tightest, most fluid strands. He demonstrated this to me on Strathcona Variations, my first encounter with the producer. I remember the experience because it was like being visited by a UFO, descending, out of the... 

Loscil – “Ahull”

October 6, 2014

Loscil – “Ahull” With a series of releases dating as early on as 2001’s Triple Point, Scott Morgan’s Loscil project returns with Sea Island, a collection of new material composed and recorded over the past two years. The 11-track guide to ambient soundscapes begins with“Ahull,” finding Morgan opening up to... 

Week in Review #37

September 20, 2014

Week in Review #37 #1 – 9/15/2014 – Following ceaseless complaints from iPhones/iTunes users regarding U2’s new album, Apple released a streamlined means to delete Songs of Innocence from all interfaces connected to a user’s Apple ID. Do that here. -BP #2 – 9/15/2014 – The 405...