Ambient

Pink Letter is a brand new Irish audio/visual project – check out the solo debut ‘Movements’ now (premiere)

Today, we’re delighted to be premiering something new and novel. ‘Movements’ is the debut solo…

Max Richter’s 8-hour lullaby to broadcast overnight on Lyric FM this Easter weekend

Five years ago, Max Richter released Sleep, an 8-hour lullaby, a soundtrack to your sleep,…

Ships’ Simon Cullen releases ambient album Holding Patterns, with its origins coming from the sounds of gates on the island of Inishturk

Known for his work with the Choice Music Prize winning duo Ships, along with his…

Ryan Vail and Elma Orkestra’s Borders release uplifting new single ‘Love’

The song features on a extended digital version of the album out this month.

Listen to Gareth Quinn Redmond’s playlist of Irish Modern Classical /Ambient Music

Gareth Quinn Redmond is a minimalist composer who has featured on this site over the…

Nils Frahm has released a new album – Empty

German composer and pianist Nils Frahm dropped his new album Empty over the weekend to…

The Nialler9 ambient playlist for calm & quiet times

I spend most of my day listening to music of all tempos and styles, so…

Sufjan and his stepfather Lowell are releasing a new age album together

Sufjan Stevens and his stepfather Lowell Brams (whose name you will recognise from Sufjan’s Carrie…

Halloween song series: The Caretaker – An Empty Bliss Beyond This World

What’s scarier than losing your mind? Nearly 40,000 people in Ireland suffer from Alzheimer’s, a…

J Colleran launches new label Oyae with EP01

The Irish ambient producer is back.

Boards Of Canada drop previously unreleased ‘XYZ’ from their 1998 Peel Session

Cult electronic group Boards Of Candana have treated fans to some previously unreleased material. ‘XYZ’…

Angel Olsen releases dreamy 80s synth anthem ‘All Mirrors’ & details of new album

All Mirrors will be released on October 3rd.

Irish producer Neil O’Connor releases collaborative full-length Relative Phase as Ordnance Survey

The Irish artist has previously worked under the name of Somadrone.

Tycho’s new single ‘Pink & Blue’ features lead vocals for the first time ever

We’re not sure how we feel about it.

Brian Eno’s ambient classic Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks to be reissued with a second disc of new material

The release ties in with the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon-landing.

Deaf Joe returns with Love Stories, an album of ambient love-soaked bliss

The album is inspired by “chasing memories of special places with lovers and loved ones he’ll never forget.”

Premiere: Cork improvisers Fixity explore their limits further with ‘Becoming an Earthworm’

Taken from their forthcoming No Man Can Tell LP.

Elma Orkestra & Ryan Vail collaborate on Borders album, hear a song with Moya Brennan

Stephen James Smith also features on the albun due on Quiet Arch on June 14th.

‘Shambala’ marks a triumphant introduction to Fat Pablo, formerly Dublin band Beach

The band were formerly known as Beach and have been redefining their sound as of late.

Watch the late Conor Walsh talk about his favourite piano in new video

The Swinford composer’s posthumous album The Lucid is out March 11th.