Drone

8.3

Environments – Ascuns

Bucharest band Environments have been making some of the most enthralling ambient/drone/noise music ever to come out of Romania, and they’ve been going at…

9

C H R I S T – T O W E R

“If there is to be art, if there is to be any aesthetic doing and seeing, one physiological condition is indispensable: frenzy.” – Friedrich Nietzsche…

7.3

E GONE – SMOKEDIVER

Sit down, if you’re standing up. First read our review of E GONE’s previous record, and you will know all about Daniel Westerlund and…

8.5

Northumbria – Helluland

It’s quite common in ambient music to refer to nature as an inspiration. Artists take things they love about nature – its harmony, majesty…

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…

8.3

TAUUSK – Hermit

Whenever watching horrors I cannot help but feel more anxious of what could possibly happen, rather than of what’s actually on the screen. If…

9.3

Hotel Neon – Hotel Neon

Hotel Neon are an ambient drone outfit comprised of twin brothers Michael and Andrew Tasselmyer who describe themselves as coming from somewhere between Washington…