Video Premiere: George Cory Todd “I See You”

On quiet mornings, the light moves in such a way that it’s as though an opening to a new world appears. “I See You,” the first single from George Cory Todd’s new album on Atlantic Rhythms, The Other Kind, imbues this passageway with elegant sonic textures. Emotive tonal arrangements promise a different kind of dawn on the other side, but each electronic glitch makes those assurances … Continue reading Video Premiere: George Cory Todd “I See You”

What Do You Hear? : An Interview With Zekarias Thompson

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon. At the conclusion of this interview, Zekarias Thompson turned the tables on me and put a question to me about his incredible debut, Goodnight Shiva. “My question is, as you engage with Goodnight Shiva, what do you hear when listening to yourself?” I still owe him an answer and so here it … Continue reading What Do You Hear? : An Interview With Zekarias Thompson

Zekarias Thompson “Goodnight Shiva”

An inner dialogue winds through Zekarias Thompson’s magnificent debut, Goodnight Shiva. Meditations on isolation and reconnection; the alignment of self-perception and outward realities become reveries where immersive listening reveals a river that runs beneath it all. Thompson’s hand guides this journey. He ruminates on blackness and what all that can mean as he uses these sonic expressions to find a wave of peace within his own … Continue reading Zekarias Thompson “Goodnight Shiva”

The Capsule Garden Vol 1.15: April 22, 2022

It’s been a wild week over here at FDHQ, but some surprise bits of good news have trickled through so I’m heading into the weekend feeling more positive than usual. With that, I made everything at The Jewel Garden pay-what-you-want so if you’ve been wanting to catch up, dig in, or fill gaps, this would be a great weekend to do that (everything goes back … Continue reading The Capsule Garden Vol 1.15: April 22, 2022

MAW (Frank Meadows, Jessica Ackerley, Eli Wallace) “A Maneuver Within”

I love an all-star trio and that’s just what this album is. Frank Meadows, Jessica Ackerley, and Eli Wallace have all done some stellar solo work in recent years in addition to piles of other essential collaborative projects, but MAW stands as tall as any of it. A Maneuver Within is a deft showcase of each artists’ innate skill and the controlled environment brings an … Continue reading MAW (Frank Meadows, Jessica Ackerley, Eli Wallace) “A Maneuver Within”

Jeff Zeigler & Dash Lewis “Eraserhood”

Heavy doses of hypnotic electronics swirl around your skull from the opening passages of Eraserhood. Scale is a major factor here, where everything feels magnified and epic. Zeigler and Lewis get into lofty zones that stretch the imagination and open up waves of positive feeling. “Observatories” is sunkissed afternoons and warm breezes, layered synths effervescent like champagne, popping off like when it hits the back … Continue reading Jeff Zeigler & Dash Lewis “Eraserhood”