All posts tagged Kranky

Crucial Listening #27: Christina Vantzou

Sneaking into the galaxy bar, bubbles in the park, 69 occurrences of time. The Brussels-based composer talks about three important albums.

Review: Demen – Nektyr

Wretched ballads in unlit church basements.

Review: MJ Guider – Precious Systems

Beautiful songs for drum machine, bass guitar and voice, shrouded in echoes of grit and irrefutable truth.

Review: Christopher Bissonnette – Pitch, Paper & Foil

A deliberate invitation to the dramatic side of chance; a hallucinatory depth of field.

Interview: Benoît Pioulard

Thomas Meluch talks to ATTN about tape machines, kaleidoscopic vortices and his new albums, Sonnet and Stanza.

Review: Jessica Bailiff – At The Down-Turned Jagged Rim Of The Sky

A surprisingly gritty and weighty handling of the ethereal, and Bailiff’s first record in over six years.

Review: Mirrorring – Foreign Body

Grouper and Tiny Vipers meet and merge in a beautiful collaborative effort.

Review: Pan American – For Waiting, For Chasing

2006 album of Mark Nelson’s electronic-acoustic ambient project gets a deserved re-issue.

Review: Tim Hecker – Ravedeath, 1972

The Canadian composer delivers a live recording from an Icelandic church for his latest Kranky release.

Review: Brian McBride – The Effective Disconnect

Beautiful film soundtrack from one half of Stars Of The Lid.