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VIDEO: Kiasmos – Gaunt

Icelandic duo Kiasmos, the collaborative project between classical composer Ólafur Arnalds and Bloodgroup mastermind Janus Rasmussen, recently dropped a new EP entitled Swept on Erased Tapes. Watch the Máni Sigfússon-directed visuals for the album track Gaunt down below. Kiasmos’ Swept EP is available now through Erased Tapes.

Ólafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm – Four

Ólafur Arnalds and Nils Frahm recently launched a new site featuring a brand new, 45-minute documentary of the two exceptionally innovative artists creating music together in the studio. The full-title of the piece is TRANCE FRENDZ – An evening with Ólafur Arnalds and Nils Frahm. Along with the site, and documentary, the duo have revealed… Read more »

Kiasmos – Bent

Scandinavian duo Kiasmos, the collaborative project between classical composer Ólafur Arnalds and Bloodgroup mastermind Janus Rasmussen, release their self-titled debut October 27 on Erased Tapes. The entire album was recorded Ólafur’s newly built studio in Reykjavík. A majority of the album was recorded using acoustic instruments next to a variety of synthesisers, drum machines and… Read more »

Kiasmos – Burnt

Scandinavian duo Kiasmos, the techno-leaning collaborative project between classical composer Ólafur Arnalds and Bloodgroup mastermind Janus Rasmussen, have announced plans to release their debut full-length. The entire album was recorded Ólafur’s newly built studio in Reykjavík. A majority of the album was recorded using acoustic instruments next to a variety of synthesisers, drum machines and… Read more »

Album Stream: Douglas Dare – Whelm

London-based singer-songwriter Douglas Dare is streaming his stunning debut album, Whelm, in its entirety ahead of its May 12 release via Erased Tapes. Pre-order your copy of Whelm here. CD and vinyl editions come with a 20-page lyric book, Nine Poems.

Douglas Dare – Nile

Nile is the haunting new track by Erased Tapes latest signee, London-based songwriter, pianist Douglas Dare. His debut album, Whelm, will be released March 4. Nile is a sparse yet deeply sensitive release, revolving around Dare’s melancholy vocals, downbeat piano and minimal electronics. Pre-order Whelm here. CD and vinyl editions come with a 20-page lyric book, Nine Poems. Whelm 1 Clockwork… Read more »

Kiasmos – Looped

Icelandic duo Kiasmos, the techno-leaning collaborative project between classical composer Ólafur Arnalds and Bloodgroup’s Janus Rasmussen, have just delivered their incredible new track, Looped. The track begins with a set of mournful piano chords, before gradually growing into a deeply melodic and blissful tune. It’s kind of irresistible actually. Looped is the first single to be taken from Kiasmos‘ forthcoming new… Read more »