Paul van Dyk has announced that he will release an ambient album, ‘Escape Reality’, later this week (17th April). The album features ambient reworks of his classics including 'For An Angel' and 'Guardian'.
PvD had previously planned to drop his ninth studio album, 'Guiding Light', later this month, but has delayed that due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Ferry Corsten has a new ambient album on the way under his FERR alias.
Titled 'As Above So Below', the album's announcement comes alongside a new single called 'Dark Water'. The track features Geronimo Snijtsheuvel and can be heard below.
MJ Cole has announced a new album and dropped the first track, ‘Cathedral'.
'MJ Cole Presents Madrugada' will arrive on 3rd April via Decca Records, with a debut live performance of the work set for EartH Hackney, London, on 29th April.
There are over 30 churches in Braga, a small historic city in northwest Portugal. Walking through its cobbled streets, their ringing bells are often heard from all angles, as if they’re talking, or singing, to one another. It makes for an appropriate backdrop for Semibreve, a festival that, in its ninth year, continues to set itself apart with adventurous programming, and a focus on rich, enveloping sounds.
London’s Edited Arts, an experimental music platform and event series, will share its third release, mutate3k’s ‘Static’, on 8th November.
Featuring six original tracks and a remix from Art Crime, ‘Static’ is a lush, sparkling collection of experimental ambience which makes intoxicating use of vocal alterations, towering synths and discreet beats.
The title track features PAN affiliate Kareem Lotfy, whose atmospheric expertise and sound design courses through its four minutes. Check it out below.
Irish experimental and ambient producer J Colleran has launched a new label, Oyae.
Kicking off the label with an EP of his own, the RBMA graduate and NTS regular follows his 2018 Because Music LP, ‘Gardenia’, with a five track feat of mind-boggling sound design and dazzling ambience.