Mimas

Mimas (LEIMLAB 17)
01 36 – Black Horizon [3six]
02 Forest Walker – Desert Lighthouse [Constellation Tatsu]
03 Purl – Terra Lumina [Archives]
04 Lav & Purl – Absorbed in Serenity [astrangelyisolatedplace]
05 user_ambiguous – The Beauty of Inner Landscapes [Shimmering Moods]
06 José Silva – Does It Get Easier [whitelab]
07 murkok – Incosistency [Tehnofonika]
08 The Album Leaf – AW 11316 [Unseen]
09 Tony Anderson – We Are One
10 Trauma Duo – Flowing Structures [Seven Villas]
11 Calibre – Stars We Can See [The Nothing Special]
12 Driftmachine – Radiations [Umor Rex]

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Worlds Between Us – February ’17

Worlds Between Us – February ’17 (WBU12)
01 Inuuro – A Collection of Leaves [Nama]
02 eleven.five & Sundrowner – Gemini [Silk]
03 Dan Sieg & Jhana – Something More [Silk]
04 Blissful Waves – Keep Walking [PHW]
05 James Woods – Iceland [Emergent Shores]
06 Tocalta – Laguna [PHW]
07 Blissful Waves – So Far (Arsound Project Remix) [Pineapple]
08 Boom Jinx & Fatum feat. Katrine Stenbekk – Coming Home (Einar K Five Chill Out Mix) [Anjunabeats]
09 Roald Velden & jav3x – Summer Solstice [sunsetmelodies]
10 Van Yorge – Can’t Stop the Feeling (Maywave Remix) [Midnight Coast]
11 Yasuha. – Late Night Highway [sunsetmelodies]
12 Jallen – One Way Ticket [Emergent Cities]
13 Alex H & Martin Graff – Cape Perpetua [Midnight Coast]
14 Stan Seba – Lost Together (Entis Remix) [Elliptical Sun Melodies]
15 Vintage & Morelli – Desire [Silk]
16 eleven.five & Dan Sieg – Sydney Sleeps Alone Tonight [Silk]
17 Eco feat. Jennifer Rene – Running [Black Hole]
18 Sam Davies – Cosmos (Sundriver Remix) [Silk]
19 Matt Fax – The Time Traveller [Statement!]
20 ATTLAS – Beginning [mau5trap]
21 Flame Shapes – Motion
22 Inuuro – A Collection of Leaves (SineRider Remix) [Nama]


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Distant – February ’17

Distant – February ’17 (D41)
01 Melorman – Distance [Hawk Moon]
02 Makoto – Speed of Life [Hospital]
03 Deft – No More [Project Mooncircle]
04 Hydro, War & Mateba – Clair Obscur [Warm Communications]
05 Need For Mirrors & Phil Tangent – Candelabra [CIA DeepKut]
06 Lenzman feat. Steo – Tender Love [The North Quarter]
07 Villem & McLeod feat. MC Fats – Perfect Solution [Spearhead]
08 High Contrast – Shotgun Mouthwash (Jungle Remix) [3beat]
09 Subwave & The Dual Personality – Falling [Galacy]
10 Counter Culture – Inside [Soul Deep]
11 Reso – Taiga (Urbandawn Remix) [Hospital]
12 Dom & Roland & Xanadu – Ultraviolet [D&R]
13 Silence Groove – Offline [Offworld]
14 V4ns – A New Life [Liquid Flavours]
15 Monrroe feat. Blake – Time for Change [Galacy]
16 DRS feat. Patife & Vangeliez – I Will [Soul:r]
17 Need For Mirrors & Phil Tangent – Distant in the Near [CIA DeepKut]
18 Villem & McLeod feat. Heidi Vogel – The Sea [Spearhead]
19 Goldie & Ulterior Motive – I Adore You [Metalheadz]
20 Madikma – Fine Lines [Monochrome]
21 Naibu – Traces [Horizons]
22 Pola & Bryson – Monument [Shogun]
23 Arch Origin – Urban Periphery [Soulvent]
24 Microfunk Crew feat. Robert Manos – December [Microfunk]
25 Bone – Velour [Context]
26 Impish – Tell Me [Fokuz]
27 Malaky – Get Down [Celsius]
28 Signal feat. Zoe Klinck – Downfall [Critical]
29 Villem & Phase – Uno [Horizons]
30 Pola & Bryson feat. Charlotte Haining – Find Your Way [Shogun]

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Best of Planetarium 2016, Pt. 3

This wraps up my 2016 rewind for Planetarium. Helioscope Yearmix to follow early March. Sorry about the delay, had whole months of releases to catch up.

Best of Planetarium 2016, Part 3
01 Tim Linghaus – Travel Sketches (Lost in a Bus and Architecture) [Moderna]
02 drombeg – Tumulus [Futuresequence]
03 Kjartan Sveinsson – Teil III [Bel-Air Glamour]
04 Kirill Nikolai – Reconstructions, for Lack of Anything Else [Fluid]
05 Otto A Totland – Storfjord [Serein]
06 Iván Muela – Sonder [Fluttery]
07 Alex Lucas + Olan Mill – Ibro [Hawk Moon]
08 offthesky – Instance Infinite [eilean]
09 Steve Hauschildt – Time We Have [kranky]
10 Ed Carlsen – Cage (Clemens Ruh Remix) [Moderna]
11 SineRider – To Care When No One Else Does [Silk]
12 Porya Hatami & Arovane – uun [Time Released Sound]
13 Danny Clay – 3.15.2016 [IIKKI]
14 Nils Frahm – Son [Erased Tapes]
15 Tony Anderson – The King
16 Jóhann Jóhannsson – Kangaru [Deutsche Grammophon]
17 Jóhann Jóhannsson – Flight from the City [Deutsche Grammophon]
18 Robert Farrugia – Encoder [Archives]
19 Nomad – Autumn Warmth
20 Dustin O’Halloran – The Length of Shadows [1631]
21 Cass. – Friends on the Staircase [Genot Centre]
22 Slow Meadow – Some Familiar… [Hammock]
23 Marihiko Hara & Polar M – On the Silent Way [mü-nest]
24 Ben Lukas Boysen – Nocturne 3 [Erased Tapes]
25 Ólafur Arnalds – Öldurót [Mercury Classics]
26 AEONN – Initiate
27 Tom Adams – Feld [1631]
28 Hior Chronik – Faraway Land
29 Willamette – Four Films (Films Four) [Scissor Tail]
30 Dead Light – Falling In [Village Green]
31 Bålsam – Sunshower
32 Eluvium – Strangeworks [Temporary Residence]
33 Drape – Interiors [Infraction]
34 Doppler – CM 132 [Retrospective Zoology]
35 Benoît Pioulard – Finity [Heligator]

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Your Sanctuary

Your Sanctuary (Idolatry Vol. 37)
01 Alaskan Tapes feat. Chantal – Until I’m Alone
02 The Meteors Project – The Next Day [Crossfade]
03 Leo Grunbaum feat. Aerial East – Bloom (Safa Mix) [All Day I Dream]
04 Way Out West – Set My Mind (Luttrell Remix) [Anjunadeep]
05 Maceo Plex – Shoulder of Orion [Ellum]
06 Subconscious Tales – Shiva [Balkan Connection]
07 Guy Gerber & Deniz Kurtel – Here Comes the Rain [Rumors]
08 Audioglider – Institutionalised [Mirabilis]
09 Poison Pro & Miusha – Alien (Van Bellen Remix) [Yang]
10 Khen – Never Lose Your Innocence [Sudbeat]
11 Guy J – Diagonal [Lost & Found]
12 Mohn – Dada (East Cafe Remix) [MNL]

Mixcloud Bonus:
13 Namatjira feat. Ghost WARS – Remedy (Hot TuneiK Remix) [3rd Avenue]
14 Artfaq – Coral [Dopamine]
15 Ewan Rill & Sam Scheme – Type R (GMJ Mix) [Balkan Connection]
16 Ewan Rill – Be a Water (Namatjira Remix) [Suffused]
17 Nicolas Petracca – Time to Say Goodbye [Per-vurt]

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Helioscope Awards 2016 : Ambient / Modern Classical

Awarding my personal favourites from the genre spectrum of ambient, modern classical, drone and chillout (mostly covered by Planetarium) in five categories.
Highlighted in bold is the winner, the remaining ones are ranked by their importance to me personally.

> Best Track

In comparison to the other genres, the list for this award became incredibly long, but I felt this was the essential selection of tracks which should not be missed by any fan of this music.

Alexander Arnold – Lake Bell
Arovane & Hior Chronik – After Tomorrow (AMX) [astrangelyisolatedplace]
Twincities – Good Black Spring [dauw]
Lav & Purl – The Present Moment (Still Version) [Eternell]
Strie – 87 Billion Suns [Serein]
drombeg – Tumulus [Futuresequence]
Slow Clinic – I Miss Everyone [Archives]
Petrels – A Little Dust [denovali]
Jóhann Jóhannsson – Kangaru [Deutsche Grammophon]
nonkeen – re:turn! [R&S]
Eluvium – Strangeworks [Temporary Residence]
AEONN – Initiate
SineRider – To Care When No One Else Does [Silk]
Jason van Wyk – Coherence [eilean]
Purl – Sagan (Warmth’s Place of Peace) [Eternell]
Ruhe – Heritage
Porya Hatami & Arovane – uun [Time Released Sound]
Glacis – 23 March [Facture]
Otto A Totland – Storfjord [Serein]
Nil Ciuró – Magnetic [1631]
i.yugen – Light a Lamp [Dewtone]
The Green Kingdom – Haze Layers [dronarivm]
Hotel Neon – Chains [Facture]
Jason van Wyk – Stay [eilean]
Wil Bolton – Dot to Dot [eilean]
Solo Andata – Porcelain Blue [12k]
Robert Farrugia – Encoder [Archives]
Slow Meadow – Some Familiar… [Hammock]
Ólafur Arnalds – Öldurót [Mercury Classics]
Marihiko Hara & Polar M – On the Silent Way [mü-nest]
Kirill Nikolai – Reconstructions, For Lack of Anything Else [Facture]
Willamette – Four Films (Films Four) [Scissor Tail]
Lav & Purl – Gateway to Ecstasy [AMONE]
Nomad – Autumn Warmth


> Best Artist

SineRider
Purl
Olan Mill
Slow Meadow
Adam Bryanbaum Wiltzie
Jóhann Jóhannsson
Wil Bolton
Jason van Wyk
Chihei Hatakeyama


> Most Promising Newcomer

drombeg
Bålsam
Lyrae
Nil Ciuró
Marihiko Hara & Polar M


> Best Release

Jason van Wyk – Attachment [eilean]
Dead Light – Dead Light [Village Green]
Marihiko Hara & Polar M – Dance [mü-nest]
Hotel Neon – Remnants [Facture]
SineRider – Twilight [Silk]
drombeg – Earthworks [Futuresequence]
Ed Carlsen – The Journey Tapes [Moderna]
Wil Bolton – February Dawn [eilean]
Danny Clay – Stills [IIKKI]
Will Samson – Lua [12k]
Twincities – …plays the brown mountain lights [dauw]
Alex Smalley – JAN SBR 15 [Rural Colours]
Tim Linghaus – Vhoir [Moderna]


> Best Label

eilean Rec.
Archives
Eternell
dronarivm
Rural Colours
Erased Tapes
Hawk Moon Records


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Thalassa Animorum

Thalassa Animorum (Neptunian 19)
01 Tony Anderson – Something Can Grow
02 Outer Space – 18:47 (from “Gemini Suite”) [Mineral Disk]
03 Inuuro – A Collection of Leaves (Halftribe Remix) [Nama]
04 Jónsi & Alex – Daníell in the Sea [Parlophone]
05 Purl – Sagan (Lav’s Window to Eternity) [Eternell]
06 Startle The Heavens – Come Back to Me [Hawk Moon]
07 Tony Anderson – The Way Home
08 Lambert – All Good [dauw]
09 Madeleine Cocolas – Stalactite [Bigo & Twigetti]
10 Lyrae – Astro [1631]
11 Allay – A Distant Memory [Silk]
12 Carinthia – Together Distant [Upland]

Mixcloud Bonus:
13 Kinbrae – Aerial View [1631]
14 Moss Covered Technology – Open Eyes [eilean]
15 Jamie P – First Journey [1631]
16 Stars As Lights – Days, Weeks, Years Gone By

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