[Sticky] Material for Review - December 2020
Mount Mole- Flee Marker.
tons of elastic energy. Teetering on the precipice of atonal and yet pleasant, melodic. I want to create an album cover for this. Hot spots: “Light Fudge” and “Atomized”
4 by Thor & Friends finds Thor Harris (and friends!) building elaborate percussive labyrinths that are as rhythmically rich as they are a joy to listen to. Marimba and vibraphone make these complex songs and arrangements surprisingly colorful and inviting.
The second addition to the ever-growing list of ALC’s successes, the second album Night Transfigured, Vol. 2 holds unusually lullabies on subjects ranging from meteor showers to children singing at the Thanksgiving dinner table, rendered in a multitude of vibrant colors by ALC.
So much music in the pauses — some musing, some ominous, each one drawing me back, my restlessness overruled by curiosity: What comes next?