A Sense of Place: Josh Mason – Hellified Irie [Fet Press]

On his newest album, Hellified Irie, guitarist and experimental/ambient musician Josh Mason distills memories of family and life along the beaches of Florida into an entrancing mix of field recordings, ambient textures and warm surf guitar sounds. The album is uniquely presented as a digital release accompanied by a 70 page art book of black & white photos and…

Slow Meadow – Slow Meadow [Hammock Music]

After putting out two exceptional ambient post rock albums as Aural Method, Matt Kidd paused his work for the better part of two years to seek new ideas and musical perspectives. From that period a new project called Slow Meadow was born.  It began when Kidd consulted with friend and kindred musical spirit Marc Byrd of Hammock,…