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David Cain and Ronald Duncan

Spring

David Cain and Ronald Duncan

Spring

Delightfully quaint radiophonic poetry.

156

Panabrite

Siphonophore

Panabrite

Siphonophore

Heart-melting synthesized loveliness.

156

Wolfgang Voigt

Ruckverzauberung 5

Wolfgang Voigt

Ruckverzauberung 5

Breathtakingly windswept ambient classicism.

156

Suzanne Ciani

Eighth Wave

Suzanne Ciani

Eighth Wave

Misty-eyed moment by the unsung American synthesist

156

Rene Hell

Lighthouse Marvel

Rene Hell

Lighthouse Marvel

Involving and highly nuanced composition from the revered retro-futurist

156

JASON URICK

I Love You

JASON URICK

I Love You

Genuine piloerect potency taken off a distinguished LP

156

Loops Of Your Heart

Neukolln

Loops Of Your Heart

Neukolln

Headily atmospheric meanderings by Axel Willner, aka The Field.

Glasshouse
156

PJUSK

Krystall

PJUSK

Krystall

Ice-melting ambient sweetness

156

ROEDELIUS

Heilsamer Brunnen

ROEDELIUS

Heilsamer Brunnen

Magical kosmiche marvel inspired by German countryside

156

Dolphins into the Future

Levante

Dolphins into the Future

Levante

Light-headed and surreal atmospheric synthesis

156

JD Emmanuel

Part III: Evening Devotional

JD Emmanuel

Part III: Evening Devotional

The New Age master salves your spirit with a synthy balm

156

Expo '70

Growing Mushrooms Of Potency

Expo '70

Growing Mushrooms Of Potency

Justin Wright and Matt Hill converge dilated visions

156

LEYLAND KIRBY

They are all dead, there are no skip at all

LEYLAND KIRBY

They are all dead, there are no skip at all

Life-affirming improvisation imagined somewhere in Friederichshain

156

Robert Turman

Flux 2

Robert Turman

Flux 2

Quietly tender and lush synth stroll

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“14 tracks: Convective Currents ”

Teetering on alternating weather systems at the cusp of spring, there seems like no better time to collect some of the beautiful synth music that's been keeping us warm over winter. David Cain and Ronald Duncan make an eloquent introduction with just one of the many delights from 'The Seasons' collection, while Panabrite charms our woolly socks off with the breezy beauty of 'Siphonophore', sharing an elemental theme with Wolfgang Voigt's stunning 'Ruckverzauberung 5' and Pjusk's pristine 'Krystall'. American composers are strongly represented by Suzanne Ciani's ebullient cue 'Eight Wave' beside the filigree intricacies of Rene Hell's 'Baroque Ensemble Coda' and Jason Urick's sublime statement 'I Love You', plus patient, improvised meditations from JD Emmanuel and Expo 70. We couldn't resist a couple of atmospheric aces from keyboard auteurs, Roedelius and Leyland Kirby either, which are neatly complemented by striking new work from Axel Willner (The Field) as Loops Of Your Heart with the deeply arresting 'Neukolln', and Dolphins Into The Future's transportive 'Levante'.

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