Tag: dark

Mystified by Mystified - Interview

Mystified by Mystified – Interview

I am mystified by Mystified, aka Thomas Park Jackson, the composer from Saint Lous, MO who has over 300 releases to his credit. While he downplays his production, he has found his work used in a PBS documentary and been written about by an artist and scholar interested in experimental works.

Sound of Silas: Hello Darkness?

Cousin Silas: Sound of Silas

If you aren’t already familiar with the work of Cousin Silas, then Sound of Silas is definitely the work you want to start with.

Come And Hear Psykoxxx

Psykoxxx: Come And Hear

I never thought I’d review trap. But thanks to DJ Habett I was introduced to Coma Recordz, which lead me to this release. So, come and hear the Psykoxxx.

Of Sacred Numinous Transmissions

Mystified and Daniel Barbiero: Numinous Transmissions

I didn’t know what to expect when Mystified asked me to check Numinous Transmissions. The title left me thinking there was going to be an emphasis on the supernatural (based on the word numinous). However, when I checked the description of the release it included the statement: “Exploring sounds and ideas of the sacred…” which, to me at least, leaned more towards spirituality and religion. While the two concepts are not mutually exclusive, I generally don’t feel there is much overlap between them. So, just what is up with this recording of sacred numinous transmissions?

Behind Gate Number One

TNKS: Gate One

Behind gate number one we have a release that defied my understanding of Sucu Music.

Porki and Alvarado Explore Halla

Ari Porki & Christopher Alvarado: Halla

For their second release, Porki and Alvarado explore Halla, and this time they are bringing a boat-load of guests along with them: Jack Hertz, Cousin Silas, Stephen Briggs, Eyes Cast Down, and Void of Realms. It’s a mystical, expansive exploration that takes the listener through many dimensions. Join me on the journey.