Acid Arab

ACID ARAB // BUZQ BLUES

"What a mess, a mess I say! This whole place is in shambles." What a mess, a mess I say! This whole place is in shambles. The entire system I had put in place, painstakingly as you know, ist Kaputt. Who would’...

ALEXANDER NOICE // MASATOSHI SATO

"My ears tell me this song is a polyphonic, ever fluctuating, beast built of notes—but my head tells me, 'This is quite soothing.'" I should explain. It’s been a long while since the station has fallen sile...

MACULA DOG // JUNGLE SWINGERS

"There is not a firm footstep throughout the track; each step is a kind of spastic foot flung forward landing on warm, muddy earth that forces itself up between your toes." Oh! The weekend I have had! I woke u...
Squinch Owl

SQUINCH OWL // A MATTER OF FAITH

"A noble and good cause, a gentle and handsome memory—but between them I found no space for the present." What a long, long—very long, hike it was. From Walden-Parke Preserve to the 100 Mile Wilderness is litt...
Lisa/Liza

LISA/LIZA // CENTURY WOODS

"This place feels outside of time, in a very different way that the Deep Down. I suppose that’s why 'Century Woods' speaks so loudly here" Thank you, Thaddeus, for taking charge of the station as I’ve taken th...
Pyramids

PYRAMIDS // THIS IS ONE FOR EVERYONE

"Frenetically, tiny bursts of energy surged through my arms and legs, in a kind of syncopated rhythm—mechanical but more complex a timing than I could keep track of myself." This morning I woke from a dream—bu...
Ada

ADA // NEW HOME

"...but rather than the trunks of trees climbing to awesome heights it was stalacto-stalagmites scattered about a large cavern." I’ve had “New Home” by Ada on repeat for a bulk of the day here in the office. A...
Anna Gordon

ANNA GORDON // BURY ME HIGH

"That brilliant red glow it emits, and the beautiful ringing sound as it vibrates itself back into the molecules from which it came." Amongst all alien customs on the Surface, perhaps the strangest is the comm...

NOVELLER // CONCRETE DREAMS

"Perhaps the nobly erect trunks and their layers of dark red and orange stone are all that truly matter. Perhaps it is merely the fact that they exist that matters." Of all things magical in the Great Below, p...

WILL SAMSON // LUA

"Their bioluminescent glow poured over the cavern walls painting the Square in a shimmering radiance of blue and green." I was standing under the Tree in the Square today, admiring its silver leaves as the mov...