Foxy Digitalis Mix Season 2, #15: Ned Milligan

I remember hearing Ned Milligan’s 2017 album, Nature Always Needs Improving, for the first time and being immediately taken in by its gentle resonance and luminous tonal spaces. Plenty of artists do great work with field recordings and making music outdoors, but there’s a certain intimacy to Milligan’s work that deeply connects with me. His use of chimes continually surprises me, but it’s a perfect medium … Continue reading Foxy Digitalis Mix Season 2, #15: Ned Milligan

2021 & The Year That Was

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon. It’s been almost a year since I announced Foxy Digitalis was coming back in 2021 and I wasn’t sure what to expect. The first big surprise came when there was an instant outpouring of excitement and support. I honestly wasn’t sure if anyone remembered Foxy Digitalis, but then I started … Continue reading 2021 & The Year That Was

Ned Milligan “Enter Outside”

Florabelle’s Ned Milligan has always made music that calms me. He has a deft control over tonal balance, always finding gentle combinations that surprise with their heavy impact. With his latest meditation, Enter Outside, he adds singing bowl to his usual tools, chimes and cassette tape. Recorded outdoors on a rural porch in Maine, this is a lovely, immersive listening experience. Milligan has an innate … Continue reading Ned Milligan “Enter Outside”