Listen: Guest Mix by Julia Kent

Cellist and composer Julia Kent has an intimate understanding of electroacoustic music and the potential inherent within the sound. Several albums deep into a career experimenting with the genre, her catalog amasses how to best blend the organic and synthetic sides of music. Temporal, her latest on the Leaf Label, collects music initially conceived for…

Listen: Ahmerican Beauty Mix by Healers

We had our first introduction to the work of Boston musician Will McCall via his band Alosi Den (also had a chance to see them opening for 6 Organs of Admittance). While AD is no more (and greatly missed by us) they were a great showcase of Will's talents and we highly recommend listening/purchasing all…

Listen: Guest Mix by Benjamin Finger

Norwegian composer/producer Ben Finger has been active since late 2000s, but we only came upon his work recently via Pleasure-Voltage, a collaboration with James Plotkin and Mia Zabelka. As Sam Wade's recent review suggests, P-V comes across as a fine example of a modern day study in texture/drone/ambience - and with catalog as vast as…

Listen: Guest Mix by Buck Curran

Back in 2016 we really dug the "Eno Meets Cash" approach demonstrated on "Immortal Light", debut LP from American guitarist Buck Curran. That deep, dark and atmospheric record became our first introduction to the work of the man who runs Obsolete Recordings and is also a half of the band Arborea (among many other things).…