A Thick Mist
I played a bunch of my favorite metal records. The full Top 27 list is here, so consider this episode a 2-hour highlight reel.
I played a bunch of my favorite drone records. The full Top 27 list is here, so consider this episode a 2-hour highlight reel.
Lots of long songs and maybe the first time ever there's no American folk/blues to be found. Even so, there's Japanese flutes, génocidaire trial recordings, Indian ragas, nondescript LSD instructions, Finnish doom, Italian dark ambient,
Some especially nice pairings in this episode, including RST's drone & Haitian ritual music, Curran's Canti Illuminati alongside some Indian ragas, and Truman Capote reading over Primitive Man's dark ambient doom.
Piano-driven funeral doom, an instrumental Julee Cruise song, my man Nimrod, Joik songs, UFO reports, and Poe stories.
New Mizmor! Hum reissue! New Impavida! Claire M. Singer reissue! A tuba/drum duo I'd never heard of before!
I can't believe I haven't seen anyone mention the new Il'Ithil record, it's Blake Green's (Wolvserpent) solo project which I'd never heard of before. It's incredible. Also, I am so so in love with both Sarah Gunning's and Nimrod Workman's voices.
Going from Oliveros/Klucevsek to RAI with Gundella spanning the gap sounds pretty fucking good. And Margalit's whisper chant is creepy/cool as hell. I highly recommend Kirkegaard's new one on Important where his instruments are different sized metal sh...