Dropout Productions is proud to present their 5th release and the first ambient compilation: 'SpaceDivers'. This release is an exploration into the world of ambient, composed by our favorite alien dive masters: Master Margeritha, Grapes of Wrath, Ocelot, Nimba (the Nommos) and others. The softer side of Dropout is revealed: Floating sounds on a colorful coral of beats, deliver an unexpected diving experience. Enjoy the view and never forget to breathe!
Ari Linker (aka Alien Project) selected 10 beautiful tracks for this project, most of them are featured for the first time on this compilation. Ari collaborated on this project with Celli Firmi from Ibiza, who is involved in the creation of 6 tracks in this project, under the groups 'Earthling', 'Water Spirits' and 'Space Drifters' with the great magical vocals of Isabelle Malchion. Siesta is a beautiful compilation, that develops and builds up from track to track and creates an audio - visual story to the ears of the listener, from ambient to dub, beautiful vocals with slight Oriental focus, and great harmonies and good dynamics, all with the unique touch of Alien Project.
La-La Land Records and CBS proudly present Star Trek: Voyager Collection, a stellar 4-CD presentation of score highlights from the acclaimed television series starring Kate Mulgrew, Tim Russ and Jeri Ryan. Series composers Jay Chattaway, Dennis McCarthy, David Bell and Paul Baillargeon expand their remarkable work in the Star Trek universe with thrilling and inventive music to such fan favorite episodes as "Rise", "The Void", "Basics" parts I & II, "Lifesigns", "Scorpion" parts I & II, and more!
All tracks on CD1 written & produced by Jake Stephenson (his aliases: Alien Mutation, Shamanic Tribes on Acid, Dr. Psychedelic and more) except track 8 with Matt Hillier. All tracks on CD2 written & produced by Dave Hendry (his aliases: O-Head, Transequence, Voyage of the Future Race and more). All tracks on CD4 written & produced by Alan McDermott, Matt Embleton.
Notes on disc 3: "Tribute To Gaia and Morning Song (Part 2) taken from the forthcoming album My Contribution To The World Confusion on Organic Records. All tracks copyright Organic Records." The DJ mix discs use a 'soft-fade' technique.
To speak about this extensive set of music allegorically, "Space 'n' Bass" is like an aquarium full of beautiful and varied tropical fish, each interesting in it's own way, whether breathtakingly colorful, exotically compelling or curiously fascinating. And by the very nature of the mediums, both the fish in the imaginary aquarium and the music in these CDs achieve relaxing and beautiful movement via endless repetition and effectively enjoyed for limited time periods only. This is not to say that "Space 'n' Bass" is boring; it boasts an impressive array of ambient electronica offering ample doses of acid jazz, jungle, world-beat and beat-box percussive underpinnings, a nice balance of analog, digital and sampled textures, a smattering of other instruments, infectious bass patterns and surprising aural constructions…