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.


Rounding the Fringes - August 25

夏休み - SUMMERHOLIDAY - 高速道路 DREAMS Released: August 6 Whether I want to admit to it or not, I am a bit of a fool for nostalgia. And this...

Sarmism - Wander Lands

The last gig I played before gigs became a vector for disease was in December 2019, a night put on by Bricolage label owner, Fragile X,...

Rhombus Index – Planar EP

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

Synesthete – Fractions

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


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