Published on Mar 16, 2012
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Trailer for: Various Artists - "Lost In The Humming Air - Music inspired by Harold Budd"
Out on March 26th (DIGITAL) and April 9th (CD)
Release by : Oktaf Records (Kompakt)
Music by Loscil
With "Lost In The Humming Air - Music inspired by Harold Budd" oktaf records announces an amazing collection of thirteen exclusive tracks made by a selection of some of todays best known ambient music producers giving their tribute to the outstanding piano legend Harold Budd.
The playlists features names as: Deaf Center, Loscil, Martin Fuhs, Biosphere, Xela, Marsen Jules, Andrew Thomas, Mokira, Christopher Willits, Taylor Deupree, Rafael Anton Irisarri, Porn Sword Tobacco and bvdub feat. Criss Van Wey.
Well known for his spaceful piano playing and his early cooperations with Brian Eno, Harold Budd has inspired a whole generation of modern protagonists of ambient, jazz and especially the so called modern classical genre. WIth his recent releases on David Sylvians Samadhi Sound label as well as on Darla, he is still showing his outstanding musical genius to the world.
"Lost in the Humming Air (Music inspired by Harold Budd)" will be released on April 9th (March 26th digital) on oktaf records. Exclusively distributed by Kompakt.
01 Deaf Center - Plateaux
02 Loscil - Rye Fields
03 Martin Fuhs - untitled.eleven
04 Biosphere - Det Var Kulmørkt Hjem
05 Xela - The Only Rose
06 Marsen Jules - Sunrise On 3rd Avenue
07 Andrew Thomas - Hushhh (Variation 2)
08 Mokira - Harold Dubb
09 Christopher Willits - Olancha Hello
10 Taylor Deupree - Sleepover
11 Rafael Anton Irisarri - Gloaming
12 Porn Sword Tobacco - Painting World War 3
13 bvdub & Criss Van Wey - My Father, My Friend
Mastering: Björn Scheuerman
Released by: Oktaf Records
Release/catalogue number: OKTAF#04
Release date: Apr 9, 2012