Ep. 6 – “AMBIENT 2018”

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The second installment of this annual series (see here for Ambient 2017), Ambient 2018 distills the best of a year’s worth of drifty sonic hypnosis down to 82 minutes.

1: Mantis – 丘を越えて (Beyond The Hill)
2: Brick Cloud – Area 2 – The National Pool
3: The Son, The Sun – Low
4: Kill Scene – Joyfultalk
5: The Weight Of History – Brian Eno & Kevin Shields
6: The Haunted Shores of Hiva Oa – Wanderwelle
7: Sea Of Sand – Peaking Lights
8: Raw Silk Uncut Wood – Laurel Halo
9: Upward Beside The Gale – Helios
10: Fantana Vie – Petre Ionutescu & Daniel Dorobantu
11: Ununited States – The Orb
12: Fiji – Arp
13: This Much More – Laraaji & Arji OceAnanda & Dallas Acid
14: Inner Voice – Tape Loop Orchestra
15: Love In The Time Of Lexapro – Oneohtrix Point Never
16: Hotel TV Network – Dravier
17: Slipstream – Jon Hassell
18: Ceiling Of The Mind – Omni Gardens
19: Phantom Brickworks V – Bibio

Cover artwork incorporates “Snooperscope” (1983) by George Snyder.

Ep. 5 – “SYMBOLISM”

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1: Hype Williams Meets Shangaan Electro – Hype Williams
2: Conjoined – Demdike Stare
3: Untitled – Kassem Mosse
4: Pen – Herbert
5: Pato Pato Lembwe Lembwe (loop) – Mim Suleiman
6: Las Cruces – Matias Aguayo
7: What’s Going On Detroit – Marcello Napoletano
8: Families – John Talabot ft. Glasser
9: All the Sun That Shines (Dam-Funk Re-Freak) – Peaking Lights
10: Lividup – Disclosure
11: Waiting For Alexis – Patricia
12: Path (Dub) – Redhshape
13: Bring Joy (Youandewan Warehouse Dub) – Midland
14: Nothing Less – No Regular Play
15: All Night (Tuff City Kids Remix) – Osborne
16: Bassline ‘12 – Joe Goddard
17: [Untitled] – Polygon Window
18: Three – Linkwood
19: Crystallia – Take

Compiled & Mixed September 2013.

Ep. 4 – “MIRЯOR MIX”

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1: Airy – Obey City ft. Kelela
2: Right Here (Back to Nature mix) – SWV
3: Sanctuary – Madonna
4: Feed Me – Tricky
5: Encore (single version) – Cheryl Lynn
6: Doot-Doot – Freur
7: Sketches of Luxembourg – Simon Fisher Turner
8: Are You Awake? – Kevin Shields
9: Swallow – My Bloody Valentine
10: Little Houses – Chris & Cosey
11: Kong – Neneh Cherry
12: Truth – Goldie & David Bowie
13: Mercy Street – Fever Ray
14: Being Boiled – Datassette
15: No Harm – Smerz
16: Envelopes (Chapter VI) – Leon Vynehall
17: Copenhagen – The Knife
18: At Least the Sky Is Blue – Ssion ft. Ariel Pink
19: This Is All We Know – Le Cassette
20: Reappear – School of Seven Bells
21: Monochrome – Lush
22: The Swan – Julee Cruise

Compiled and mixed November 2018

Cover design based on a piece by Harold Stevenson

Ep. 3 – “MAISON DE RÊVE”

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1: Look At My Car! (Radio Edit) – Jex Opolis
2: La Nuit (Version 45) – Diva
3: Looking For Love – Chromatics
4: Head Over Heels (Talamanca System Remix) – Tears For Fears
5: Come Into My House (Zanzibar Mix) – Queen Latifa
6: La Nuit Des Tropiques (Acid Dub) – Les Crocodiles
7: Bronski In Rio – Carrot Green & Selvagem
8: Simple Call – Rimbaudian
9: End Of the Trail – Shit Robot
10: Madness – Ksky
11: What I Need (Basement Boys Remix) – Crystal Waters
12: Steal My Secrets – Kim Ann Foxman
13: What I Like (Is House Music) – Cole Medina
14: Love the DJ – Herbert
15: Faces – Clio

Compiled and mixed October 2018.

Ep. 2 – MUSIC FOR PROGRAMMING

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This is the ambient mix I made for Datassette’s Music For Programming a series of mixes intended to aid concentration and increase productivity.
Originally released in December 2013.

1: Cloud Landings – Stuart Dempster
2: Rising Meridian – Auburn Lull
3: Levy – Node
4: Untitled (Koner Experiment 6) – E.A.R.
5: Blue, Blue, Electronic Blue – So Takahashi
6: Wunjo (Monkeydeed Eggs Hell Remix) – Giles Reaves
7: Secret Squirrel (Orb-ient Remix) – The Saxophonettes
8: Never Cry Wolf – Mark Isham
9: Ladder Of Lights – Cypher 7
10: When The Night Was Black – Biosphere & Pete Namlook
11: Hybrid – Brook / Eno / Lanois
12: Vespers – Bola
13: Dark Country Road – William Fowler Collins
14: Why Do I Still Sleep – Popol Vuh

Ep. 1 – “TOO VAGUE”

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1: Descent – Ekoplekz
2: CHEETAHT2 [Ld spectrum] – Aphex Twin
3: Spooky Boogie – Michal Turtle
4: Molto Bene – Pender Street Steppers
5: Charged in Zion Canyon – Salt Tank
6: Eulogy – Demdike Stare
7: Ride Out – HOVE
8: Were weing – R. Sensation & Wilt
9: Verte – Mallard
10: Shiba Inu Dub – Patricia
11: Mission Beach – Underground City Loop
12: Vamos Companeros (Modularsystem Remix) – Harmonia & Eno ’76
13: You Know – DOS
14: The Outsiders – Ross From Friends
15: Pressure Dub – Ability II

Compiled & mixed August 2018