6.5

Altars Altars – 1864

Ambient music concerns itself with atmosphere. It is more about texture and feeling, rather than about melody and rhythm, leaving the masses to categorise…

7.5

ØLTEN – Mode

“Shakespearian” is the word that first pops to mind when seeing the cover of ØLTEN’s latest album. I remember very well a passage from…

7.3

1099 – Young Pines

Two years ago, a young band called Savages made furore on the international scene with their debut album “Silence Yourself”. At the end of…

8.5

Pauwels – Elina

Let me tell you; with this EP, Pauwels are not just another band that bring their soul baby to the dissection table. “Elina” is…

7

Platonick Dive – Overflow

Ever since the post-rock movement came off age, bands are happy in combining influences of electronic and ambient music with their own trade. Today,…

7.5

Majamisty Trio – Love

There seems to be no bound to what jazz can become these days. Even though jazz has its firm roots in black cultural heritage,…

7.5

Ilydaen – Maze

With “Maze”, the Ilydaen motto “Impression through energy” has been translated into a brood of dark, glistening dissonance. These songs are like a star-spangled…

7.5

Sea in the Sky – Serenity

Sea in the Sky are a young band from the States who bring us their first full length “Serenity”. On their Facebook profile they…