Post Tagged with: "Buried In Time"

Ignatius :: Legacy Systems (Buried In Time)

Legacy Systems, in summary, is built upon the fluid relationship between man and machine, offering along the way, an extraterrestrial sound field that is utter Autechrean electronic bliss. Perhaps pointing to outdated computer systems, or technology in its title, Ignatius—covered quite a bit in our pages—continues to craft out of this world modular audio collages […]

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Badrich :: _COMPILER LOG (Self-Released)

Mind boggling, and cause for likely Pacific Northwest seismic activity when played at high volume, Badrich’s sound is coherent and corrosive at the same time. Decomposed and refined to no end, fans of early-era Autechre, Phoenecia, Richard Devine should take notice if not for the robust robotic layers it unleashes to the masses. From Portland, Oregon, […]

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Ben Milstein :: Frontire Mix

From the Pacific Northwest comes Ben Milstein with an exclusive Igloo Magazine mix that runs through a sonic maze filled with low-profile electro, glitch, ambient, brokenbeat, and downtempo excursions. Tracklist :: Ben Milstein :: Gau71** (Unreleased) Logreybeam :: Dokama (Saag, 2003) Timeblind :: Strategy Decay (Soot, 2006) Gasp :: Porter Goss (Buried In Time, 2010) […]

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Ignatius :: Hudibrastic & Smug Ruins EPs (Buried In Time)

Ignatius blends (these) interconnected noisy streams into mangled glitch sandstorms and electrical distortions. Ignatius certainly knows a thing or two about modular equipment, on both Hudibrastic and Smug Ruins, it’s evident that there’s more to life than waiting for another round of Autechre material. If elseq-1-5 was any indication of Ae’s “constantly shifting focus,” than Ignatius […]

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Igloo Magazine :: Best of 2016

While other sites might fight to get 1000s down to 50 or 20, at Igloo HQ we’ve refused to don the hair shirt of reducing respective contributor lists to a consensual singularity, in favour of doing justice to diversity via lists that range far and wide, and a congruent preference for letting their multiplicity simply […]

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Cascade Data :: Cmd_altz EP (Buried In Time)

Cmd_altz elicits a breakdown and rearrangement of itself, a sense of balanced and punchy bass, beats and distortion as machines elegantly crash into each other. Cmd_altz elicits a breakdown and rearrangement of itself, a sense of balanced and punchy bass, beats and distortion as machines elegantly crash into each other. Chang Turhune once noted that “Too […]

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Badrich :: Viscosity (Technicolor Yawn)

Purely in a (dark) field of its own, yet effortlessly delivered, Viscosity is a detailed foray into deconstructed electronics melded to blackened ambient sheets. Robotic noise boxes dancing about—all controlled by Jason Goodrich (aka Badrich)—is on display on the recently released 8-track Viscosity. Having been there, done that, Badrich has a bit of history having collaborated with the […]

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Igloo Magazine :: Best of 2014

Here it is, well over 160 releases have been selected by various igloomag.com contributors highlighting some of the finest in an expansive array of music featuring ambient, dub, bass, glitch, industrial, IDM, electronica, synth, jazz, modern classical, experimental and various other sonic contortions. Links to reviews, a Soundcloud player, and a slideshow randomly displaying some […]

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Cascade Data :: Cascade Data (Buried In Time)

Electro ravaged formations begin to take shape just as quickly as they fall apart. Cascade Data by Cascade Data We’ve written about Cascade Data previously—the dynamic duo of Technicolor Yawn and Ignatius—and just can’t help but mention that their moniker fits the soundscape so well. Shuffling spacious bass drones and subterranean landscapes, Cascade Data is […]

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Ignatius :: Nodding’s Uses (Buried In Time)

Ignatius continues to unfold elongated sonic exhibits that lures its listeners into a state of unusual delight. Autechre is to the UK as Ignatius is to the US. Well, that’s what it feels like to these ears anyway. The downtempo percussive slurry and rummaging basslines on Nodding’s Uses are configured in such a way that […]

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Top releases of 2013

Well over 150 releases have been selected by various igloomag.com contributors highlighting some of the finest in an expansive array of electronic music featuring ambient, dub, bass, glitch, industrial, IDM, electro, synth and various other sonic contortions. Links to reviews as well as a Soundcloud player are also included below. ALAN LOCKETT :: Top 20 Abdulla Rashim […]

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Cascade Data :: Edit Volley EP (Buried In Time)

A world of microscopic clicks, industrialized whirs and mechanical rhythms are pushed, pulled and propelled by the dynamics of collective ideas. Jason Goodrich (aka Technicolor Yawn) and Steve Westbrook (aka Ignatius) assemble the collective duo of Cascade Data. But what’s really in a name? In the case of this rather new outfit, connected disconnects form the basis […]

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Bogmon remixed :: Echoes in the Void (Buried In Time)

Making a fine soundtrack to 1AM pit-stops at your local coffee bar or chillout lounge, Echoes in the Void bounces off the walls creating a surplus of extraterrestrial electro, downbeat fragments of groove and glitch surrounded by a cosmos of pleasant distortion. [Release page] A Scream in the Void (Buried In Time, 2011) manifested smothered […]

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Top releases of twenty-twelve

Well over 180 releases have been selected by various igloomag.com contributors highlighting some of the finest in an expansive array of electronic music featuring ambient, dub, bass, glitch, industrial, IDM, electro, synth and various other sonic contortions. Links to reviews as well as an iTunes audio player are also included below. ALAN LOCKETT :: Top […]

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BEN MILSTEIN :: Moontribe 19 Year Anniversary Mix

Ben Milstein is a Portland, Oregon based musician whose original electronic compositions have been compared to the sound of Aphex Twin and Kraftwerk colliding in Miami. Ben’s music is distributed internationally on labels such as Outside Recordings (Charlotte, NC), Touchin’ Bass (London, UK), Pyramid Transmissions (London, UK), Acre Recordings (Edinburgh, UK) and Buried In Time (Portland, OR). In addition to […]

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Ignatius :: Alexithymia EP (Buried In Time)

Overall Alexithymia is a densely abstract trip through low-riding sonic emissions that are expertly executed and mastered from start to finish.. [Release page] Consistently logging a hefty amount of hours of crumpling audio, Ignatius is back on track with Alexithymia, a seven-track EP (four originals and three remixes by Gasp, Bogmon and Proqxis) featuring smoldering […]

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Release your ears 4.0

A list of some recent, current and forthcoming titles that are piquing our ears lately—it’s our attempt to point you to some notable releases worth investigating regardless of genre. Our staff at igloomag.com continually sifts through a plethora of music in an effort to—at the very least—direct you to some interesting releases we may or […]

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Ignatius :: Strays (Buried In Time)

A strong collection of lightly dusted stray tracks of heavy bass, beats and astute sound design. Fans waiting for Gescom to get back together for their infrequent ventures in the studio will be comforted by Ignatius‘ knack for creating parallel distortions of submerged exp-electro—a strong collection of lightly dusted stray tracks of heavy bass, beats […]

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Release your ears 3.0

A list of some recent, current and forthcoming titles that are piquing our ears lately—it’s our attempt to point you to some notable releases worth investigating regardless of genre. As musicians continue to explore new worlds of digital to analog frequencies, igloomag.com seeks to digest, write and publish what these sounds look like. We’re hoping […]

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Proqxis :: Wave Exploit Lens (Buried In Time)

Balancing a curiosity for experimental sound design wrapped around minimal color tones, Wave Exploit Lens challenges the ears with its fuzzy electrical contours and maintains composure from its bumpy start to graceful end. [Release page] In our attempt to decipher the code buried in Proqxis‘ database of randomized digital flux featured on Parallax Utopia (March […]

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Müd :: Designer Merkin (Buried In Time)

As Designer Merkin reveals its rubberized experimental mystique, these forty-minutes of liquid logarithms are far from lost at sea and rather close to the shores where its audience can digest their diluted structures. [Release page] Müd’s latest for Buried In Time is Designer Merkin which pushes boundaries even further than its furry cover art may […]

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Five questions for Buried In Time

Steve Westbrook, creative sound director for Portland, OR-based Buried In Time, answered five questions and reveals to its audience the means, methods and madness involved with getting their leftfield electro-experiments off the ground. Igloo Magazine :: When did Buried In Time start up and what was your inspiration? Steve Westbrook / Buried In Time :: […]

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Exeisms :: Problem Locket (Buried In Time)

A mysterious void of muddy bass that trickles around loosely tied electro signatures. Subdued and often calm from start to end, each piece taps into the electronic noise arena with a presence that is mechanically rich in texture and soul. [Listen | Purchase] The oscillation between experimenting with instruments and software should always be a […]

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Bogmon :: A Scream In The Void EP (Buried In Time)

Full of twisted steel and liquid oscillation, Bogmon manifests smoothed electro arrangements next to cascading instrumental moments keeping this thirty-six minute epoch perfectly paced from start-to-end. [Listen | Purchase] Ambiguity may be the best description for Bogmon’s alias of fine tuned audio artwork. Keeping peculiar dub-strands sizzling underneath a bed of subtle guitar plucking A […]

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Ignatius :: The 2EPs LP (Buried In Time)

It’s almost as if Ignatius has indirectly catapulted himself into his own world surrounded by vintage noise machines while curating an orchestra of muddy electronic fluctuations. [Listen | Purchase] Like a long-lost Funckarma cousin, Ignatius (aka Steve Westbrook) digs through a burrow of high energy rhythms and distorted tweaking to display a subliminal masterpiece on […]

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Proqxis :: Parallax Utopia (Buried In Time)

An intensely cerebral album, full of cryptic beats and arcane melodies, abruptly issuing its message in a perplexing dialect. [Listen | Purchase] Full disclosure: I judged this album by its cover. From the artwork to the unpronounceable “Proqxis” to the even less pronounceable track names, I immediately assumed I was getting into some strain of […]

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V/A :: Habituation EP (Buried In Time)

An admirable 4-track EP of crunchy electro excursions, but it’s a shame it might get lost among the noise of all the other great releases the past few years have offered. Here’s a question: If a producer makes a track, but no one is around to hear it, does it really matter what the track […]

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