ON THE FRINGES OF SOUND

Shining a Light on the Otherwise Obscure.

Welcome to the Fringes. We're bloggers dedicated to covering independent ambient, downtempo, IDM, neoclassical, and other music that isn't mainstream. New reviews are posted every week and we love hearing from artists, labels, and readers.

 

Rhombus Index – Planar EP

Halifax, UK based artist Rhombus Index has released many music works since 2017. Drawing from field recordings, synthesizers, and...

The Ember, The Ash - Fixation

It's not often that I find a new piece of music that blows my mind inside out. The Ember, The Ash has done exactly that.

Synesthete – Fractions

Synesthete is an Electronic House music project formed by Vernon Center, NY based musician Dan Dellecese. He incorporates a chill,...

Selvedge - Circle Inside

Sound artist Chance Dibben, based in Kansas, USA, is the mastermind behind Selvedge; an Ambient project with elements of Drone, Noise,...

Versylen - Radiance

Something meaningful is happening. Versylen is trying to tell you something *important*. Are you paying attention? Are you listening?...

Bagaski - "Final"

Electronic music sometimes comes out as forced, contrived, or insipid. Such is not the case with the works of Bagaski – a Berlin,...