Sound Impression: Ruhe – Patriarchs [Eilean Rec]

A new map point lights up in the borderless, imaginary continent of Eilean with the imminent arrival of patriarchs by ruhe, the moniker of multi-disciplinary artist Bryan Ruhe. In his work, he blends “tactile mediums with digital tools and technologies to create visually and aurally affecting hybrids” and “creates warm and fragile soundscapes using acoustic instruments, magnetic…

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Volutes – The Quiet Hours

Volutes is an electronic music project created by Chicago-based Christina Dennaoui which is described as a “mélange of Middle Eastern drones and rhythms, minimal techno, jazz and field recordings”. All of these elements are in ample evidence on her debut EP (Elegant Grey) with a strong emphasis on the rhythmic component.  The Quiet Hours, however, is…

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