The soundscapes of "Soul and Matter" were recorded in the early days of the Covid -19 pandemic. These recordings capture the intensity that was growing in the world and the trauma of quarantining and isolation. However, SARAMA<>MIRAZ also manage to capture some of the poignant beauty that lies in the human condition of hope and faith. Find out more here.
The latest entry into the Soundscape series from Psychosomatic Records is the Double Image project, which began as soundscape experiments by Jim Goetsch using synthesizer sequences for rhythm rather than drums to create a more low key sound, an idea that grew out of revisiting early Tangerine Dream records as well as some of the more atmospheric works of Jon Hassell. More information on this release here.
"New Territory", the latest recording from Baker's Brew, is available now as a digital-only release at Bandcamp . This digital-only release is the follow-up to “New Works”, which has been hailed by the Italian jazz magazine JAZZit as “An Album of the Future”. “New Territory” continues their forward looking directions in jazz with five new spontaneous compositions plus realizations of two new electronic pieces.
Writer Enrico Merlin of the highly regarded Italian jazz magazine JAZZit has hailed the group's new record "New Works" as "An Album of the Future" due its innovative use of both spontaneous composition and electronic composition, see his review here. The record is a double album with the first part consisting of completely improvised jazz works from the group and the second featuring the group performing with surround sound electronic compositions. Hear all tracks from "New Works" in their entirety at Bandcamp , where downloads are available as well as CDs (for shipping in the U.S). Downloads are also available at Amazon as well as CDs within the U.S.. More info on the album is here