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Ambient - The Megathread

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#1 ZAZBanned

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 04:51 PM

Post your favourite ambient in this thread.

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 05:00 PM

Plaid Where, Hydrosphere, Host

Aphex Twin Cliffs, Rhubarb, Everything lol.

Tycho Dictaphones Lament, Phoenix Cylinder,PBS, Sunrise Projector

Boards of Canada everything you do is a balloon, Satellite Anthem Icarus

A lot of stuff really but those stick out in my head right now.

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 05:06 PM

Some of my favorites..





Edited by The Dark Lord, 22 January 2010 - 05:07 PM.


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Posted 22 January 2010 - 05:09 PM

I used to say I listen to ambient, but in reality, I don't. Ambient techno and mellow IDM, yes. But it's not truly ambient.

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 05:17 PM

I used to say I listen to ambient, but in reality, I don't. Ambient techno and mellow IDM, yes. But it's not truly ambient.


Sell Out.

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 05:20 PM

Mountains - Choral
Gas
Ilyas Ahmed

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 05:26 PM

O yeah I totally forgot about V Snares. SHAME ON ME SHAME ON ME SHANE ON ME lol shane....

Stone in Focus will be the song played at my funeral hopefully not soon.

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 05:38 PM

Biosphere.

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 05:38 PM

the ghost of 29 megacycles

jonsi & alex

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 06:11 PM

O yeah I totally forgot about V Snares. SHAME ON ME SHAME ON ME SHANE ON ME lol shane....

Stone in Focus will be the song played at my funeral hopefully not soon.


Hah yeah people underestimate Snares versatility no doubt.

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 06:31 PM

I fucking love this album

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 06:42 PM

I already mentioned Biosphere
I like Eluvium,
Deathprod
Fennesz
the KLF

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 06:49 PM

Space Odyssey
http://www.mediafire.com/?2t3v3cl911d

Multiplex - She Saw Me
Angelo Badalamenti - Mulholland Drive
Curtis Roads - Volt Air Part 1
Curtis Roads - Fluxon
Passarani - NNO
Autechre - Ncredulem
Squarepusher - Mutilation Colony
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Gescom - ISS:SA
Multiplex - Who Is Klalaa?
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Boards Of Canada - Sherbet Head

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 07:00 PM

Mosaik

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 07:03 PM

zoviet france - loh land 1987



Oval - Ovalcommers



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Posted 22 January 2010 - 07:07 PM



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Posted 22 January 2010 - 07:33 PM

my favourite would probably be austere's remittance, but here are some good ones

akira rabelais - lowercase
alio die - il tempo magico di saturnia
aloof proof - expo two
andrew deutsch - looops over land
bass communion - ghosts on magnetic tape 1 & 2
robert rich - sunyata
roger eno & brian eno - 18 keyboard studies
between interval - silent observatory
bill laswell & tetsu inoue - cymatic scan
harold budd - abandoned cities
harold budd & brian eno - the plateaux of mirrors
jeff pearce - to the shores of heaven
loop guru - the third chamber
solyaris - cellar door
steve roach - darkest before dawn
tau ceti - somnium
thomas koner - nuuk
everything by william basinski
ulf lohmann - because/before
jochem paap - vrs-mbnt-pcs9598 II
windy & carl - consciousness

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 08:04 PM

I like this song I don't know who made it but it sooths me.

Listen on Soundcloud.com

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 08:07 PM

O yeah I totally forgot about V Snares. SHAME ON ME SHAME ON ME SHANE ON ME lol shane....

Stone in Focus will be the song played at my funeral hopefully not soon.


Hah yeah people underestimate Snares versatility no doubt.

gotta admit I actually think the one track you posted there is enjoyable. I tried some of his music but hated it.


are there more VS ambient tunes?

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 08:14 PM

jonsi & alex

very nice. that's probably jonsi from sigur ros?

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 08:15 PM

Making Orange Things.


But really, I quite like the SAWs and Boards of Canada's ambient stuff. Proem has some nice ambient stuff too.

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 08:21 PM

Biosphere - Substrata
Stars Of The Lid - Stars Of The Lid And Their Refinement Of The Decline
Tim Hecker - Haunt Me, Haunt Me Do It Again
Fennesz Sakamoto - Cendre
Monolake - Silence
Vladislav Delay - Whistleblower
Gas - Pop
Global Systems Silently Moving - Altering The Air

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 08:24 PM

Stars Of The Lid - Stars Of The Lid And Their Refinement Of The Decline


Fucking signed.

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 08:44 PM

Stars of the Lid are so fucking good

Gas, Alva Noto + Ryuichi Sakamoto, Brain Eno, The Dead Texan, Leyland Kirby, The Orb, Robert Rich, William Basinski

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Posted 22 January 2010 - 09:08 PM


jonsi & alex

very nice. that's probably jonsi from sigur ros?

yep! it's him and his partner



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