Beyond Boundaries is a 10-track playlist aiming to feature 10 “out-of-the-box”, outstanding gems! Not exactly unclassified, but certainly unique and uncommon.
“Sound Explorer”: Christos Doukakis
(experimental, synthwave, electronic)
Quick pitch: No Place is a Science Fiction Soundtrack for the Journey to the Wolf Planet.
Vanessa Carrión Upson de Harper
(neoclassical, indie pop)
Quick pitch: Traditional dances from her ancestral Perú, transporting the listener to a reality where heritage opens a door to a parallel dimension where death feels luminous and bittersweet…
(post classical, electronica)
Quick pitch: ★STAR GUiTAR song featuring the pianist Hidetake Takayama who lives in New York. beautiful atmosphere that makes you feel Post classical and electronica.
(electronica, neoclassical, cello)
Quick pitch: Electronic, highly cinmatic music with cello.
(neoclassical, minimal electronic, downtempo)
Quick pitch: Guitar-focused, more upbeat, more textured with electronics yet sprinkled with complimentary organic elements than Ed Carlsen’s previous material.
(medieval music, ballroom, gothic)
Quick pitch: Gothic-Alternative for the Darkened Heart…
(experimental, lo-fi, trash jazz)
Quick pitch: Heavy parasitic dark trash jazz pop love tune Heart Shaped Chocolate. It was recorded in a haunted church outside Seattle.
(experimental, world music, blues, outer pop)
Quick pitch: World music? Underground pop? Blues? Norwegian 70s rock? With influences this disparate, you be the judge with their take on Ghostface Killah’s “Cherchez La Ghost”.
(neoclassical, contemporaary music)
Quick pitch: “Coeur” an elegant, affecting piece which puts the piano in the spotlight, furnishing it with blissful embellishments, both electronic and analogue. From ‘Réveries’ out 9/6 on Sony Masterworks.
Quick pitch: This window into my internal struggle serves as a means of catharsis. It came forth from a period of self-awareness when I found the strength to control my emotions and sculpt it into a narrative.