Cloudscape: Project 83


Project 83 — Evening of Light version by Evening Of Light on Mixcloud

The Posse came together for another group mix. This time six DJs select 83 tracks out of which to pick our own favourites to mix together. The Evening of Light version is posted here. The others are listed below:

WeirdwithBeard Decadans black_ops meistsonnig avantopia

Tracklist of my version:

00:00-01:39 – Bruno Nicolai – Seq. 07 00:31-04:40 – Edward Ka-Spel [ more...]

Review: Musk Ox – Woodfall (2014)


Nathanaël Larochette’s Musk Ox is now a trio, and with the new album Woodfall, the music has evolved to fully fledged chamber folk. Larochette’s classical guitar works in unison with the violin and cello parts added by Evan Runge & Raphael Weinroth-Browne, the latter of whom also co-composed the album. The result is a suite taking parts from both classical music and the acoustic romantic neofolk from the mid-nineties and later. [ more...]

August 2014 Short Reviews (Alasdair Roberts & Robin Robertson, Immortal Bird, Kentin Jivek & Miro Snejdr, Wolves in the Throne Room)


Short reviews of: Alasdair Roberts & Robin Robertson – Hirta Songs (2013, Stone Tape); Immortal Bird – Akrasia (2014, Self-released); Kentin Jivek & Miro Snejdr – Voir Dire (2014, Self-released); Wolves in the Throne Room – Celestite (2014, Artemisia). [ more...]

Cloudscape #48: July 2014


Cloudscape #48: July 2014 by Evening Of Light on Mixcloud

Daydreamer | Cloud Castles | Camus | 2014 Sebastian Spanache Trio | Smoke and Mirrors | A Pasha’s Abstinence | 2014 United Bible Studies | Meditations on Clayton | Meditations on Clayton | 2014 Nancy Wallace | Your Restless Skylines | You Must Listen Series 1,2 | 2014 Sangre de Muerdago | Unha Ofrenta de Ósos | Braided Paths | 2014 United Bible Studies | [ more...]

Cloudscape: Summer Solstice 2014


Summer Solstice 2014 by Evening Of Light on Mixcloud

A Summer’s Day, for J. v. T. ~ Made possible through Patreon support:


Richard Moult | Rionnag Bheag | Aonaran | 2013 Barn Owl | Void and Devotion | Shadowland | 2011 Directorsound | Pan in Paradise | I Hunt Alone | 2013 Orme | Le Bois | Debut | 2014 The Gray Field Recordings | Petricore and Lullaby | The Weaver’s Daughter [ more...]

Cloudscape #47: June 2014


Cloudscape #47: June 2014 by Evening Of Light on Mixcloud


bvdub & loscil | Aether | Erebus | 2013 Orme | Sur le pavé | Debut | 2014 Anne Chris Bakker | This Garden | Reminiscences | 2014 Alasdair Roberts & Robin Robertson | Laoidh Fhionnlaigh Oig | Hirta Songs | 2014 Áine O’Dwyer | Boatwoman (Lene Charlotte Holm remix) | 2013 Michael Tanner & Alison Cotton | Floodplains | 2014 Machinist | [ more...]

A New Wave of Jazz


Dutch label tonefloat and the prolific Flemish musician Dirk Serries have been working together closely for years now, but this month, they are taking their collaboration to a new level. A New Wave of Jazz is the title of a new sublabel of tonefloat and its description suggests that it will be home to music with a dedicated improvisational approach, inspired by the free jazz and DIY philosophy of Sun Ra and the El Saturn label. In this case, that means albums curated by Serries, released on limited edition LPs in custom sleeves. [ more...]

Cloudscape: Sacred Voice Deconstruction


In Christian religious music, the voice and its word dominates. In my interpretation, some composers of dark ambient and related electronic music genres from recent years have adopted this tradition of sacred music, while simultaneously deconstructing it. It is not music from a church or a monastery. Rather, it is composed of distorted echoes of such music. The bells echo to us from across a chasm in time or space, the choirs are ghostly, disembodied. Sometimes sound is literally taken apart, reduced to base elements, cracked open to reveal an inner void.

Accompanying his latest [ more...]

Cloudscape #46: 4th Anniversary


Cloudscape #46: 4th Anniversary by Evening Of Light on Mixcloud

An extra long mix to celebrate the fourth anniversary of my cloudscapes. Thanks for listening!

Art: James Tissot – The Apparition (1885)

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Cloudscape: Was it a Dream or Something Sinister?


The Posse 006 / Was It a Dream or Something Sinister? by Roamin on Mixcloud

The Posse is back with a new group mix! This one was made by WeirdwithBeard, meistsonnig, black_ops, and myself.


00:00-04:43 – Zohar Argov – The Flower in My Garden (really slow version) 03:56-06:45 – Damon – Song Of A Gypsy (slow version) 04:33-07:11 – Ø – Otava 05:49-13:30 – Ø – Syvyydessa kimallus 06:30-11:30 – Ernest Cline – [ more...]