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“Ambient music must be able to accommodate many levels of listening attention without enforcing one in particular; it must be as ignorable as it is interesting.” — Brian Eno.

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More Ghost Than Man’s The Courage To Lie To A Dying Man

More Ghost Than Man's first single from his black music box of peculiar delights.
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Yoshinori Hayashi: Asylum (Lovers Rock)

Inside the strange world of electronic music producer Yoshinori Hayashi, who makes tracks like no other man or woman born.

Hoshin: Path of Dissolutions

A dark ambient saga from Hoshin on Cryo Chamber.

The Week Ghostly International Takes Over Chicago

Pop up shops, interviews and talks and two distinct but related shows at Metro and Smartbar to celebrate 20 years of Ghostly International.

Kaoru Inoue’s Em Paz Is a Mystical Delight from the Master of Japanese Electronica

Groovement Organic Series hails an ambient masterpiece in Em Paz, a new album from Kaoru Inoue, the master of Japanese electronic music.
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Off Land is On Earth

We need another new genre to categorize On Earth, the new album from Tim Dwyer's Off Land project.

Samora: The Gift

Where Ambient Lives releases a strange and beautiful six track album from artlab founder Enrico Marani.

Plaster: Transition

Plaster's TRANSITION represents the distillation of some 50 years of European electronic music history.

Unplugged: The Magical Sounds of Pato Y Pato

Detroit duo Mark Maynard and John Duffy are capturing the aesthetic of 1970s proto-electronic on the psychedelic analog dream music of Pato Y Pato.

Zenith, Fax and the Mystery of Tetsu Inoue

A reissue of the moving ambient classic Zenith re-opens the mystery of its vanished co-creator.

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25 years of Compost Records, the most important electronic music label of the last 25 years, plus Soulphiction, Marco Faraone and more inside the latest issue of 5 Mag, out now.
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