There’s nothing like a good ambient record to decompress and whisk yourself away from your everyday struggles and worries. Now, this is a remix EP, for the most part, taking songs from Mute Forest’sÂ albumÂ Deforestation.Â We do get two new songs, however, for those who loathe remix releases there’s your incentive to grab this. Your other incentive should be to see what the artists who remixed these cooked up – I’ve got my eye on what KILN has done myself. “Glass of Sand Water,” in combination with the lush cover, brings me back to my days as a 3-4 year old visiting my grandfather who lived on Bainbridge Island at the time (it’s off the coast of Seattle). Whenever my family visited, the island was always swamped with fog and mist so it was always very dreamlike to me… it’s probably why I like the rain and cold so much now that I think about it. “Glass of Sand Water” sounds like the cold forest floor on that plot in the Puget Sound – that’s how I’ll describe it. If you like The Album Leaf’s earlier work especially, give this a go. Listen to “Glass of Sand Water” below via the Bandcamp player and see what you think of it. Cheers!
â€˘ 180 Gram vinyl in a matte gatefold tip-on case w/resealable sleeve
â€˘ Lacquer cut by Roger Seibel at SAE Mastering
â€˘ Mastered for vinyl and digital by Taylor Deupree
â€˘ Bandcamp DL code on card: choice of formats: FLAC, 320K MP3
â€˘ Physical copies only receive a free download of the Reforestation EP, including remixes from Kiln, Western Skies Motel, Mombi, Spheruleus, Porya Hatami, plus two bonus songs from Mute Forest.
â€˘ Vinyl ships in a polylined inner sleeve with cardboard stiffeners and special corner projected shipping boxes
Note: This is a pre-order item, any other physical items ordered with this item will ship when this item ships in November.
- Maybe Buy
- Not My Style
- Too Expensive