Robert Scott Thompson releases here an album that is both full of enigmatic ambient space and elegantly understated melodic forms. The drone textures are intricate and multi-layered, employed in masterfully intangible motion, elements of familiarity and peculiarity within constantly rising into focus and dispersing once more. IN DEPTH Arcana is one of those precious few albums that truly deserves to be referred to as deeply immersive. The complex layers of involvement of this album will both send you into wistful abstraction and draw the mind into attentive examination of constantly evolving detail. Promotional material explains that "the Hartmann Neuron is strongly featured on this recording, as is the prepared piano, acoustic percussion of various types and also extended percussion techniques.
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Album · 2014 · 9 Songs. More By Robert Scott Thompson. Upon the Edge of Night. Capstone Collection: Shadows of Ancient Dreams.
This album has an average beat per minute of 82 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 62/120 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Album starts at 68BPM, ends at 92BPM (+24), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Robert Scott Thompson.
Artist: Robert Scott Thompson.
With "Arcana" Robert Scott Thompson revisits acclaimed "golden age of ambient" period, when his masterworks such as "The Silent Shore" or "Frontier" were released. Since then more than 16 years passed, but of course "Arcana" is wrapped by his distinctive signature sound design developed over his extensive recording career. For this purpose Relaxed Machinery gang seem to be an appropriate place for publishing this album.
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|2||Imagination Is Memory||3:15|
|3||Night Has A Thousand Eyes||9:45|
|7||Last Hours Of Ancient Sunlight||8:18|
|9||Waning In The Glow Of Unknowns||5:59|
- Manufactured By – Oasis CD Manufacturing
- Cover [Cover Image] – Victoria Bearden
- Design – Steve Brand
- Mastered By – Nev Walker
- Percussion [Samples And Performances] – Stuart Gerber
- Recorded By, Mixed By – Robert Scott Thompson
NotesPackaging: 4-panel digipak
Total Time: 70:04
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 6 49783 14032 1
- Matrix / Runout: MYD1242 OASIS
- Mastering SID Code: IFPI LZ73
- Mould SID Code: IFPI ALK18
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