The Summer of Anne Malin

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon. I can’t get away from Anne Malin’s upcoming album, Summer Angel. After listening to it for the first time, I wasn’t quite sure how I felt about it until days later I found myself still thinking about its enigmatic narratives and her transfixing performance. Almost daily I found myself returning to … Continue reading The Summer of Anne Malin

The Capsule Garden Vol 1.8: March 4, 2022

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon. Lots of big news sending shockwaves and ripples through the music community that Foxy Digitalis tends to focus a lot of space and energy on this week. The Bandcamp situation isn’t ideal, but I don’t find any of it particularly surprising, either. It’s a good reminder (to myself) to always … Continue reading The Capsule Garden Vol 1.8: March 4, 2022

JayVe Montgomery “The Top Outgrowing the Bottom”

I loved JayVe Montgomery’s collaboration with Nick Turner that came out earlier this year on Astral Editions, so I felt pretty confident going into The Top Outgrowing the Bottom that it would connect. Add in a description like “Drone music for contemplating the continued apocalypse,” and I’m all in. Montgomery cultivates a pensive atmosphere. The Top Outgrowing the Bottom is perched on the edge of the abyss and anything more than … Continue reading JayVe Montgomery “The Top Outgrowing the Bottom”

Montgomery & Turner “Sounds Passing Through Circumstances”

‘Drifting’ is the word I keep coming back to as I sail through Jayve Montgomery and Nick Turner’s Sounds Passing Through Circumstances. Duets for mellotron and flute and saxophone (with effects) that are weightless under starlit night skies as you watch your frozen breath float into the crisp, cold air. Montgomery and Turner are in tune with the harmony of the spheres. Each side-long piece … Continue reading Montgomery & Turner “Sounds Passing Through Circumstances”