Agalloch

AGALLOCH // FOLIORUM VIRIDIUM

"They may wish for misfortune on others, an attempt to have negative phenomena come into and impact their lives." The anticipation of the positive and the enjoyment of present time have perpetually been foreig...

WOLVSERPENT // IN MIRRORS OF WATER

“Bereft of the serenity that carried you this far, drums become louder from across the soundscape until dreadful shrieks bolt towards you from the mist. ” Can I call myself subterranean? It seems a ludicrous q...

STRIBORG // RUBUS FRUTICOSUS ENTANGLEMENT

"As their descent brought them lower into the depths, the static of their mind increased and it became like music to me." What happens when the extraordinary turns mundane? It doesn’t seem like there’d be anyt...

RÏCÏNN // ONDE

“The black world that was my home for a time stands atop pillars, pillars created by this music—this song.” “Transformative.” If I were asked to describe the Deep Down in one word, that’s it. The effect will v...

HEAR HUMS // MESMERIZE

“Its delicate, dissonant, yet folkish nature has graciously given me a bedrock in which to lay my thoughts.” The gathering of one’s soul often takes a lifetime. It seems that I was born in pieces, meant to f...

LEIDUNGR // NORDISK KULT

"...twisting this way and that throughout the Warren, pulling me to a place I hadn’t thought I’d ever willingly go." Ever closer to my goal, I can feel the sensory beacons, twisting this way and that throughou...

URNA // HOOVES AND BELLS

“A creeping, dissonant ambience permeates the track’s entirety, rife with images of desolation and barrenness.” Well I didn’t expect this. This whole getting-off-to-a-good-start thing. I’ve had many the false ...

ZAMBO 1492 // TRAJISTE MV3RT3

"You can feel the steam rise up from the jungle floor, trapped by the canopy above it, which then surrounds you and lifts you to the majestic peaks of the Andes." Well, this is new, this is different. To wande...