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A Journal Of The Dark Arts

Merzbow Monday: Merzbow – Remblandt Assemblage (Merzbox Disc 3, 1981) album review

One of Merzbow’s earliest recordings nods to the theoretical underpinnings of the project as well as his earliest improv techniques. Speaking on the influence of pioneering German Dada artist Kurt … Continue reading

June 15, 2021 · Leave a comment

Subterranean Homesick Blues: Tom Waits – Swordfishtrombones

In which our hero abandons his barfly beatnik persona to become the carnival barker of the damned, the poet laureate of sailors on shore leaves, of amputees and blacksmiths and … Continue reading

October 1, 2020 · 3 Comments

Celebrate The Autumnal Equinox With Dessicant’s Autumn Mix #1: Mabon

Celebrate the Autumnal Equinox with a 55-minute mixtape/soundscape by dessicant! The Fall is finally upon us here in the Northern Hemisphere. The leaves are losing their emerald mantle, exchanging the … Continue reading

September 23, 2020 · Leave a comment

Lovecraftian Futurism: New Leaders Of The Eldritch Noise – The Art Of Eldritch Noise

“There in the narrow hall, outside the bolted door with the covered keyhole, I often heard sounds which filled me with an indefinable dread—the dread of vague wonder and brooding … Continue reading

November 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Ambient Classics: Celer – Discourses Of The Withered (2008, 2012 reissue, Infraction)

75 minutes of ethereal, drifting ambient drone, Discourses For The Withered introduced the essential (than) husband-and-wife duo of Celer to a wider audience. Perfect for staring out the window, full … Continue reading

November 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hawthonn – Hawthonn

Step between the Hawthorn rows; follow the fox to a garden of shadows. See for yourself the fields of summer, the copper moon. Follow the wisps through deadening bogs, dig … Continue reading

August 30, 2015 · 1 Comment

Rapoon – Cultural Forgeries (Alrealon Musique)

Cultural Forgeries is a pagan festival, held in Miles Davis’ Sanctuary. Cultural Forgeries is an ethnographic trawl through the vision inducing music of the world. Cultural Forgeries is an unplugged … Continue reading

November 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

CHXFX – Guided Busways/Undercroft (Polytechnic Youth)

Electronic music seems to inherently conjure images of the speculative and the sci-fi. Whether it’s because classic sci-fi filmmakers took to the electronic instruments early, as a way to evoke … Continue reading

September 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Thee Silver Mt. Zion – Hang On To Each Other

Campfire songs from a deserted space station. Of all the things the Godspeed You! Black Emperor crew could do, releasing a Techno 12″ is probably the most surprising and unlikely … Continue reading

May 1, 2014 · 1 Comment

Broken Deer – Polaraura

It was a means of grounding — connecting to the unspoken stories in that particular place. So, in short, I think the aesthetic tie in my art is the process, … Continue reading

April 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

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