18 October: MIXING BOWL: All about the remix on this edition of At Water's Edge: artists who have remixed each other's works, adding their own unique voice to an already excellent track. On the video side, we display works of Ade Hodges.

Mixing Bowl

All about the remix on this edition of At Water’s Edge: artists who have remixed each other’s works, adding their own unique voice to an already excellent track. The video archive of today’s program, featuring paintings by Ade Hodges, is available here. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Quiet Friends

Thirty years ago, Steve Roach released the pivotal Structures from Silence–a work that deeply influenced and inspired electronic and minimalist music that followed. To honor Steve Roach’s work, and to highlight artists who have carried this influence forward, Free Floating released a 30th anniversary tribute called Quiet Friends: A 30th Anniversary Tribute to Steve Roach’s […]

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Weather or Not 2: Run for Cover!

More “weather” music on this edition of At Water’s Edge, featuring the latest “Fog Music” releases from Aural Films, and a brand new release from Daniel Robert Lahey called, surprisingly enough, “weather or not”. Video archive at https://new.livestream.com/RadHaus/20141004weather Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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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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