When music speaks to both the past, present, and futures to come, it invites listeners to take pause and cherish the moment. Contours’ recent release Balafon Sketches does […]
Sparse and delicate guitar sketches from the Swedish minimal wave duo.
Third solo effort from the Toronto saxophonist displaying eight deeply personal tracks that mesh jazz-laced, emotive, and spacious composition with fourth-world and adult-contemporary tonality.
Released in early 2021 and without a doubt a frontrunner in our “Best of the Year” list is the lowkey, self-titled debut LP from Ireland based graphic designer […]
Diverse compilation encompassing artist Roland P. Young’s 80s foray into synth-pop, dance, funk, soul, and new wave.
Conceptual album from medieval musician Jimi Hellinga and synth legend Danny Wolfers aka Legowelt exploring dark, jazzy ambient dronescapes.
Lush, textural ambient soundscapes from the Midwestern quiet music duo on their sophomore full length.
Debut album release from the new low-key balearic pop outfit The Zenmenn.
“Compiled by long-time friends of the label, Eiji Taniguchi and Norio Sato, Heisei No Oto delves into a world of music released almost exclusively on CD and brings […]
Collection of modern classical works from husband and wife Czech duo exploring a unique style of sonic resistance. “European folk tradition meets the blissful dreampop haze of Harold […]
Epic, celestial cinematic songs from the Los Angeles native with an all star lineup of featured musicians including Sam Gendel, Laraaji, Jeff Parker, Money Mark, and Fabiano do […]
A reflective collection of instrumental piano-based pieces from the rising Los Angeles composer.
Madlib’s epic beat-tape opus. Edited, arranged and mastered by Four Tet.
Compilation exploring the ambient side of the Spanish electronic music produced in the 80’s by the burgeoning tape recording underground and the independent musicians-producers scene.
“The twelve tracks on Edo Funk Explosion Volume 1 pulse with raw inspiration, mixing highlife horns, driving rhythms, day-glo keyboards and tripped-out guitars into a funk experience unlike […]
Los Angeles born, Amsterdam based electronic music producer Diego Herrera steps away from the dancefloor and ambient territories we’ve come to know him by to deliver two phenomenal […]
Electronic musician Floating Points meets spiritual jazz legend Pharoah Sanders for a one hour long, deep journey split up into 9 movements.
Rare dubs, version excursions and unreleased tracks from the New Age Steppers On-U Sound vault 1980 – 1983.
Kosmiche ambient explorations from Baltimore native and veteran underground music figure Tarotplane.
Thoughtfully selected compilation of Armenian disco, funk, and soul. Comes with a 13 page booklet written by Darone Sassounian tracing the history of Armenia and the featured records.
Freeform electronic expressions touching on euphoric instrumental pop, jazz fusion, and boogie funk. “Rich in influences and references, from ethereal harmonics and melodics that might be traced back […]
Ambient electronic sound collages from renowned digger Chee Shimizu in collaboration with Tokyo guitarist miku-mari a.k.a. Takahiro Matsumura.
Instrumental, alternate mix versions of all BÉE songs which originally featured guest vocalists. Groovy, atmospheric modern jazz funk.
Collaboration between Jonny Nash (guitar, piano) and Teguh Permana, a renowned player of the Tarawangsa, a two-stringed instrument used in the sacred Tarawangsa music of Sunda, Indonesia. Stripped […]