“Layers” is a hard release for me to review. I/dex, producer Vitaly Harmash delivers an album of complex ambient that becomes a minimalist soundtrack rather than a release with distinct songs. The whole of the album would be perfect for background listening during daily life but fails to capture and captivate the listener for active listening.
CD, Lagunamuch Community, 2010 www.langunamuch.com Two years in the making, “Main Control Board” is a release about which the Lagunamuch Community is particularly proud – with good reason. Sort of [ … ]
CD, Lagunamuch Community, 2007 www.nightech.org Nightech originates from a remote mining and industrial city located somewhere in the eastern foothills of the Ural mountains, deep within Russian territory and on [ … ]
CD, Lagunamuch Community, 2007 www.lagunamuch.com Cyclical, introspective and delicate, “November” by Unit 21 is a seamless ambient experience that aptly foreshadows the long, bleak months ahead. Another noteworthy project affiliated [ … ]
CD, Lagunamuch Community, 2006 www.lagunamuch.com If a good dictionary were to list an up-to-date definition of IDM, it would probably end with the cross-reference, “see Mewark”. “Little One”, his newest [ … ]
CD, Lagunamuch Community, 2006 www.lagunamuch.com 0id’s latest recording, “Systems of Mercy”, represents both the best and the worst aspects of the IDM/Ambient genres; on one hand, this group of musicians [ … ]
CD, Lagunamuch Community, 2006 www.lagunamuch.com It is undisputable that the writings of H. P. Lovecraft have had a profound impact in the horror literature field but the influence of the [ … ]