Purl is one of several aliases for Swedish musician Ludvig Cimbrelius and perhaps one of his best known. Emptiness is Form is a follow-up to his 2016 release on the label entitled Form Is Emptiness and, as one might infer from the rearranging of the title, it includes alternate versions of material selected from its predecessor. Purl reworks some of his own original material here and augments with remixes by Logic Moon, Powlos, Moshimoss, Darren McClure, and SVLBRD. The album is something of a microcosm of the label itself, well-balanced while offering some of the most extensive forays into both dub techno and experimental abstractions you will find in its catalog.
"'Everything exists': That is one extreme. 'Everything doesn't exist': That is a second extreme. Avoiding these two extremes, the Tathagata teaches the Dhamma via the middle…"