Ben Chasny - The Intimate Landscape
A1The Many Faces Of Stone
A2Last Night To Use The Telescope
A3Waterfall Path
A4Cross-Winged Formation
A5Water Dragon
A6Star Cascade
B1Where Have All The Summers Gone
B2Circular Road
B3Six Diamonds
B4Dust In The Ravine
B5Fading Blue
B6Second Moon
B7On The Way To The Coast

The Intimate Landscape

Drag City | Artikel-Nr: 862709
Vinyl LP | 2021 / US – Original | Neuware
27,99 €
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A new instrumental album of acoustic guitar playing from Six Organs of Admittance's Ben Chasny!KPM Music, the legendary British library music company, extended an offer to Ben to make some songs for their library. The field of library music (music made for hire, for use in placement in films and advertising) is one that's come to public consciousness only relatively recently in the long century of record-making, but the influence of such records has been felt for years in the aesthetics of many diverse artists, including several who've recorded for Drag City. So it's a special thing for Drag City, whose appreciation for Ben's unique artistry has been borne out over a countless variety of releases, to issue this really amazing entry in both the KPM Music tradition and the ever-expanding Ben Chasny/Six Organs of Admittance ouvre.Ben chose the acoustic guitar for these recordings after considering the width and breadth of possible music he could make for the occasion. His approach while playing it was simple - deceptively so: to make music as present and immediate and beautiful as possible. This type of playing requires a deep breath before beginning, as it has to generate from within, as well as at the fingertips.The resulting music is inventive and engaging, both in and out of the astral style of Ben's music and the utilitarian genre of music to which he's contributing. The album's title is a clue to these dual intentions, as is Ben's use of his given name rather than the 6OOA alias he has preferred in his career. These songs manifest lovely themes played on acoustic guitar, recorded with spacious, almost pastoral ambiance; richly evocative pieces that can fill the multiple purposes of any sound library around the world.Two decades-plus into his life in music, Ben's got the craft and ability to make music that can be encompassingly heard as intimate AND universal.Going for melody, Ben employs a relaxed technical facility, supported by a few guitar overdubs, plus several well-placed synths and a...
Artist:Ben Chasny
Titel:The Intimate Landscape
Label:Drag City
Format:Vinyl LP, Vinyl, LP
Pressung:US – Original
Release Date:2021
Genre:Rock & Indie
Style:Indierock | Alternative
Erhältlich seit:03.11.2021
Preis:27,99 €
Gewicht:250g (plus 250g Verpackung)
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