Sample track from upcoming Diamat album on N5MD

Here is some new music from Diamat, a project formed by Attilio Bruzzone, co-founder and composer of port-royal, and Andrea Zangrandi. The album releases on July 30 on n5MD.  This sample track is today’s Friday listening feature and has a lush and warm sound that definitely whets my appetite to hear the rest of the record. Diamat…

Lotus – ‘Orchids’ – (The Album Leaf Remix)

For a nice midweek pick-me-up, check out this remix of ‘Orchids’ by The Album Leaf.  The original tune is from Philadelphia-based electro/post rock band Lotus who explained why they asked Jimmy LaValle to rework this song: “During the summer of 2010 we played 3 shows with the band and met Jimmy LaValle (the main mind behind The Album…

Stunning night sky time lapse film teaser from Knate Myers (music by Rameses B.)

Knate Myers is a photographer in New Mexico who creates amazing nightscape images, and lately, has begun producing time-lapse cinematography which he compiles into HD videos always accompanied by outstanding musical selections. The results are astounding and inspiring and ignite the sense of wonder that one should experience when looking up into the heavens. Spend…

Hidden Orchestra – ‘Flight’

Thursday morning listening.  The song ‘Flight’ from Hidden Orchestra, an “electronic jazz collective” based in Edinburgh, Scotland.  Subtle use of electronics underneath strings, harp, & winds all propelled by dynamic percussion lines makes for one uplifting and intriguing piece of music.

One Twenty Five from Sagittaire (on Green Martian)

A fabulous piece of headphone music that is lush & melancholic and at the same time very infectious & dynamic. Exactly as it says in the promo, “THE big focus here is the amazing slightly gated synths with teasing underlying melodies that you want to burst out and take over completely. A masterclass in sound…