PREMIERE: “Þægindi” from Close by Mark Wardale [Bottle Imp]

After two full-length albums and a trio of EPs under the moniker of Row Boat, musician/composer Mark Wardale is about to release his first work under his own name. There is an amusing bit of self-deprecating cheek when he cites irreconcilable differences with himself in reference to the change, but when it comes to creating…

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EP Review: ‘Shallow Waters’ by Row Boat (Bottle Imp Productions)

Don’t let the title of Row Boat’s latest album give you the wrong impression. With ‘Shallow Waters’, Mark Wardale gives us an EP that provides a very deep and satisfying listening experience over the course of its four tracks and which smartly expands the artistic range of his ambient post rock project. If you enjoyed ‘ETT’,…

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