Stories of the Sea With Lieven Martens

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon. Lieven Martens has always been full of surprises, but whatever he’s doing, it is with purpose and intention. His programme music tugs at recessed emotions with delicate intricacies and a desire to explore. At heart, he is a romantic, and those notions come through in his work and approach. Martens … Continue reading Stories of the Sea With Lieven Martens

The Capsule Garden Vol 1.24 July 15, 2022

The heat continues creeping up to unbearable levels here in Tulsa, and the forecast worsens daily (110 on the horizon). It’s brutal. We always have gnarly summers here, but 2022 is pushing that too far. What a year. I’m trying to stay cool in a dark house. Fun.  In other news, The Jewel Garden launched a new Singles Club for subscribers. As a teenager, I … Continue reading The Capsule Garden Vol 1.24 July 15, 2022

Inside No. 9, Episode #2: Electroacoustic Works 1964-2021

Episode #2: Electroacoustic Works 1964-2021 Over the last two years I have found myself, more often than not, returning to musique concrète, noise, and drone. It has been a conduit to escape the prison of lockdown and working from home. I find electroacoustic music and its many genre variations inspiring. It helps me to focus my often unquiet mind. Episode No. 2 of Inside No. 9 opens … Continue reading Inside No. 9, Episode #2: Electroacoustic Works 1964-2021

Lieven Martens “The Habu”

I’ll take any opportunity to visit the ocean. Lieven Martens work – whether under his own name or previously as Dolphins Into the Future – always takes me there. His newest excursion, The Habu, takes multiple detours along the way but ultimately finds new corners of the ocean to delve into. Martens expands his repertoire with the help of Micaela Madeiros on flute, Ana Isabel … Continue reading Lieven Martens “The Habu”