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Various Artists / Naps / Lung Cycles
Album:Naps / Lung Cycles Collection:General
Artist:Various Artists Added:07/2018
Label:Lily Tapes & Discs 

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Add Date:2018-08-12 Pull Date:2018-10-14 Charts:Classical/Experimental

Album Review
DJ Away
Reviewed 2018-08-01 
Lo-fi ambient drone. Simple compositions, not exactly serene but very pretty and endearingly informal. Naps (Philadelphia) makes thick, burbling compositions by layering lots of keyboards. Lung Cycles (Rochester, NY) improvises on a pipe organ in an empty cathedral, then filters it through the hiss and wobble of tape. Favorites: 2, 5, 7. No words, no FCCs.

Naps
1. (6:58)—High, swirling loop, simple organ drone that gets deeper halfway.
2. *(10:06)—Subtle high tones, really nice low end, soft buzzing. A bit of a build, but nothing disruptive.
3. (8:19)—More dissonant layering. Dense.
4. (4:16)—Field recording of what sounds like driving. Harsher tones.

Lung Cycles
5. *(7:48)—Tape-warped organ drone in D major. Grand in a grainy sci-fi VHS dub way.
6. (6:38)—Optimistic. Drone in C major, simple chord variations.
7. *(10:23)—Ominous, formidable. Feels like actual imposing church music.

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1.Naps First
2.Naps Second
3.Naps Third
4.Naps Ninth
5.Lung Cycles Rvc
6.Lung Cycles Dcs
7.Lung Cycles Rgn