Episode 265

I’ll tell you at the outset that the final third of this episode will get quite quiet. Before that, you’ve got a mix of styles and thirty minutes of deep minimal techno from Floating Mind.


Start      Jens Pauly, Naab, Vihne
4.37       Blear Moon, Gone, Symbolic Seclusion
11.58     Richard Luke, Eich Bhàna, Glass Island
14.43     Chris Heron, Dreams, Sanctuary
17.41     Radical Face, Home Movies, Missing Film
21.21     Stratus Luna, Zarabatana, Stratus Luna

Hypnagogue Half-hour Spotlight: Floating Mind
35.28     Leace and Pove, Spatial Moments
44.26     Thank You to You, Lights in Movement
54.03     Ethno Cirtrik City, Thrue Lines

1.05.01  Sam Bardin, Under the Stars, Bardish Music Past
1.10.23  Hviledag, Vi Finder Vej, Minder I Fire Satser
1.19.08  Tom Eaton, Later, At Night, By the Lake, How It Happened
1.25.58  Anthéne, Mirror, Asymmetry


Episode 264

Let me start you off with some mellow, spacey drifts and maybe a stroll through some shadowy avenues. Follow the sequencer pulses to keep track of where you are. We’re into the library for the back half.


Start      Of The Mountains, Of The Sea, Before the Storm, Of The Mountains, Of The Sea
9.33       Carbon Entity, Ancient Temples of Proxima Centauri B, Within The Cosmic Void
19.28     Another Neglected Hobby, Moonrise, October
29.02     Colin Rayment, Echoes From The Past, FRB
36.14     Jim Ottaway, Secrets of the Hidden Stars, Beyond the Purple Sun
43.55     Massergy, The Shepherdess, Fire Opal
58.19     Cluster, Formalt, Qua
1.03.15  Atomic Skunk, Equinox, Portal
1.10.58  Kloob, Smooth Reborn, Deep Emotional Phases
1.15.45  Zenjungle  Elegy for the Will, We Are Not Here
1.23.37  Parallel Worlds & Dave Bessell, Mutagen, Dystopia

Neglected to mention that the music in the opening bit is “Searching the Cosmos,” a royalty-free song courtesy of Purple Planet Music: purple-planet.com

Episode 263

This one kicks off a little dark and odd, if I may. Then it’s into the Spotlight with the sensuous spices of Al Gromer Khan’s brand of world music. I’ll drop some beats on you before the show’s through. Dig in.


Start      Zeno van den Broek, Breach Two, Breach
7.36       The Nent, Veritas, Vulner
16.01     Robert Rich, Heat Island Effect, Tactile Ground
23.16     Elnath Project, 8WYP,  ~

Hypnagogue Half-hour Spotlight: Al Gromer Khan
31.28     Verité est Beauté, Sky Worship
37.20     When Night Falls, Durga Avenue
41.26     I Walk Everywhere, Far Go
44.41     The Pilgrim and the Crow, Lalita
48.37     A Summer Tale, Chakra Noir
53.57     Procession for the Great Black Goddess, The God Perfume

1.02.33  Artette, Day Two, Ettetra
1.10.05  Studio Raushcenberg, Nimble, Tempelhof
1.15.05  Runar Blesvik, Tempest, Sedate
1.20.42  Symbion Project, Backscatter (Redux), Backscatter

Episode 262

As promised, an uninterrupted flow. Thanks for the day off. Let’s see where the mood takes us. (Spoiler alert: A lot of really good places.)


Start      Shambhu, Blue Whispers, Lilac Skies
4.09       Solace Road, Painted Emotions, Solace Road
8.09       Bruno Sanfillippo, Pianette, Pianette
11.34     Glåsbird, Kaltsvið,  Grønland
18.02     Forrest Fang, Lullaby for a Twin Moon, The Fata Morgana Dream
23.40     Phillip Wilkerson, Lustre of Rapture, Reveries
33.28     James Bernard, Hands, Atwater
39.44     Specta Ciera & Arbee, Wavelength, Unified Formations*
46.05     We’ve Got Muscles, Chasing Rabbits In An Underground Crossing Being Photographed By Japanese Tourists, Phonotron
51.52     Stephan Thelen, Radiant Day, Fractal Guitar
1.00.33  Colorist, Electricity, Full Circle
1.06.02  Craig Aalders, Pacific Bloom, Oceanography
1.11.10  Loren Nerell, No Suffering,. No Consciousness, No Sound, Live at Soundquest Fest 2010
1.20.19  Matthias Grassow & Michael Brückner, Xau Etach, Polar Vortex

*Yup, I said “United” on the ‘cast.

Episode 261

Here’s how this one runs: we throw open the throttle with a few Berlin School style tracks, we coast along for 30 on the drifting sounds of Carey Moore, then we close it all out with three more deep rides. All good? Get comfy.


Start      Craig Padilla & Marvin Allen, Tidal Disruption, Toward the Horizon
13.34     Computerchemist, Volcan Plain, Volcan Dreams
25.35     Kevin Keller, Ice World 3, Ice Worlds

Hypnagogue Half-Hour Spotlight: Carey Moore
34.15     Anticipating Dawn, For the Messengers
38.53     The Freedom of Invisibility, For the Messengers
42.58     Partake Vicariously, Trout Ribs
49.06     Mending the Rain, John Donelson’s Ghost
56.00     For Those We Still Miss, 3
1.01.18  Of Course, Life Is Ugly. Make Pretty Art.

1.07.33  Mirror of Dreams, Sanctum, Land of Forgotten Destiny
1.14.16  Neostra, Explorations in Silence, Seven Colors
1.21.48  Dan Armstrong, Beta Wave, A Long Time Coming

Episode 260

Into the library we go to pull up some older tracks for two smooth flows. That’s about all there is to say about that.


Start      Jeffrey Koepper, Apparition, MantraSequent
11.01     Guy Birkin, Bass Loop 3b, Symmetry-Breaking
15.55     Collective Acoustics, Affiliated Instruments, Edges
23.41     Cicely Irvine, Bow, Excavation
27.41     Mark Stephen Ortman, The Departure, Voices from the Sea
31.35     Hidden Rivers, In and Out of Days, Where Moss Grows
36.49     Id Submerged, The Confused Frog, The Answer
40.12     Slow Dancing Society, Gardens & Graves, Laterna Magica
45.47     Taylor Deupree & Marcus Fischer, Lowlands, Lowlands
53.59     AeTopus, Burst, When
1.00.58  Owl and Tanager, A Day for Searching, Days
1.11.21  Peter DiPhillips, Soroya, Midnight Sun

Episode 259

For one more show, we’ll focus on the Newish queue. But after this we’re going to need to give the library some love again. Between two new sets you’ve got the Half-hour Spotlight, featuring the ethereal, Faerie-inspired dreamscapes of Paulina Cassidy.


Start      36, Soul Boundary, Fade to Grey
5.32       Ambient Alchemy, Night Walk, Night Walk
12.24     Siddhartha Barnhoorn, Nascent, Out There Chronicles Ep 2
17.01     Bonini Bulga, By the Sigil of the Third, Sealed
24.57     Tim Story, Virga_9, Smudges 1: Virga

Hypnagogue Half-hour Spotlight: Paulina Cassidy
33.22     Bluebird, Phantom Gardens
36.49     Through the Eyes of Orchids, Phantom Gardens
40.22     Rise of the Sirens, Sugar Wingshiver
45.35     Twigleaf Noir, Bloodroots
48.22     Blackbird Lagoon, Drawing Up a Storm
53.00     Vines, Drawing Up a Storm
57.18     Peppermint Fox Bats, Girl in a Moonbeam Cloak
1.00.25  Sugar Wingshiver, Sugar Wingshiver

1.06.02  Gavin Miller, feat. Aaron Martin, Upper Course III, Meander Scars
1.16.25  JH Guraj, Men, Steadfast on Our Sand
1.21.54  Time Rival & Running in Slow Motion, Vat Limier, Another Fire
1.25.30  Saso, The Cabin, Thresholds*

*I read my notes wrong. Saso is the duet of Jim Lawler and Ben Rawlins. They’re joined on this album by pianist Kevin Corcoran. Sorry for the oversight, lads—I was very excited to get this lovely album onto the show.