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Podcast special: The Girl Who Dreamed

By popular request, here is the audio version of “The Girl Who Dreamed”. It is part of a full collaborative release by Juta Takahashi and Rebekkah Hilgraves, currently in progress. Watch for the release at Juta’s web site and at Rebekkah’s Bandcamp page. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Story Time

Ambient music shapes itself incredibly well to narratives in one form or another, whether implied or literal. This week’s edition of At Water’s Edge features both. We’ll hear tracks that create a story in the listener’s mind, and we’ll hear tracks with actual narrated stories. So sit back with your tea or coffee or chocolate, […]

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Weather and atmosphere on the 20 September edition of At Water's Edge

Weather Or Not

Weather and atmospheric conditions are sources of inspiration for an incredible array of ambient music. Aural Films’ ambitious and compelling “Fog Music” series is an excellent example. This week we bring you a sampling–and we’re *barely* scratching the surface–of musical depictions of weather, atmosphere, and the seasons. We’ll hear from Tim Kays, Ishq (this month’s […]

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Strings n Things

Today’s edition of At Water’s Edge features music created around string instruments–plucked, hammered, prepared, altered, processed, etc. We’ll hear from Stephen Briggs, Luong Hue Trinh, Ade Hodges and Cousin Silas, James Hoehl, Psicodreamics Salva Moreno (Psicodreamics), Mystified and Daniel Barbiero, and Cryogenic and Disturbed Earth. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Ancient Memories

One of the great things about ambient music is that it covers so many different moods, instrumentation choices, colors, atmospheres, and so on. This week we’re going to survey ambient music that looks back at instrumental traditions even as it uses modern technology to bring those traditions forward. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Virtual Barbecue

As we near the end of summer in the northern hemisphere, we thought it might be fun to share a virtual barbecue At Water’s Edge. For this week’s edition, we’ll be spinning a variety of ambient beats, and for those who are joining us via Livestream, we also share pictures of your barbecues! Podcast: Play in new […]

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Collaborations

This edition of At Water’s Edge features collaborations between artists, often across great distances thanks to the wonders of the internet. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Twilight

Continuing our mission to play only new releases, this week we’re rolling Bing Satellites‘ latest Twilight Sessions (vol 13) in its entirety! Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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