So Many Hours Of My Life

Caryn DrexlBalanescu Quartet (Aria)
Hauschka (La Dilettante)
Reza (Babel)
Haiku Salut (Los Elefantes)
Jun Miyake (Lilies In The Valley)
Negro (Paz y permanencia)
Tülpa (Für Elise – Tülpa Remix)
K. Leimer (Gisella)
Tommy Guerrero (The Lonely And The Only)
Rene Aubry (Lungomare)
G.T. Moore (Thanksgiving)
Woodbine & Ivy Band (Sleep On Sleeping On)
Dave McKeown (Long Live Nigun)
Asita Hamidi’s Bazaar (Mantra Lullaby)

Photo credit: Conjuring, self-portrait by Caryn Drexl

Things That Fit Inside A Heart

AitchMorly (Seraphese)
Hidden Orchestra (Spoken)
Albrecht Ziepert (Faust Theme)
Hoon (Ventorum)
Sebastian Plano (Image Of Sentimentals)
Nils Frahm (You)
Fancy Mike (Hercules Hercules)
Hior Chronik (Stop Drawing The Fear)
Mono (Where We Begin)
Land Observations (Appian Way)
Monster Rally (Orchids)
Nick Hakim (Papas Fritas)
Chargaux (Lullaby – feat. Soft Glas)
Peter Broderick (A Snowflake)
Glass Wands (Silverleaf)
Hiatus (Precious Little)
Selemir (Bedruthan Morning)
Gidge (Norrland)

Photo credit: Illustration by Aitch

You Won’t Even Notice I’m Here

Gregory ColbertRory Smith (Sadder Song)
Nev Cottee (The Sun Also Rises)
Baby Blue (Fundamentals)
Lullatone (Cannonball Splash)
The Great And Powerful Gizmo (Surfers Don’t Cry)
Lord Echo (Arabesque)
Kitasono Minami (Lemonade)
Mr. Ondioline (Nola)
Malpinho (El Lava de Gabacho)
Panhandle (Click Clap)
Kaki King (Montreal)
Tindersticks (Goodbye Joe)
BJ Nilsen & Stilluppsteypa (Big Shadow Montana)
Adhitia Sofyan (I Won’t Go To Bed)
Yosi Horikawa (Bubbles)
Poemsounds (Chimera)
S. McLoughlin & A. Cooper (Hexagons Above Dovestones)

Photo credit: Gregory Colbert /// Ashes and Snow project.

Cinematic

Le ballon rougeSteve Mason and Emiliana Torrini (I Go Out)
Emily Wells (Instrumental)
Maston (Strange Rituals)
Joe Meek (Magnetic Field)
Sigmatropic with Howe Gelb (White)
Jonathan Wilson (Desert Raven)
Grasscut (Sorel Point)
Ombre (Cara Falsa)
Biggi Hilmars (Future Prospect)
B. Fleischmann (Composure)
Juliana Barwick (The Magic Place)
William Tyler (Cadillac Desert)
Shannyn Sossamon (I Wish That – feat. Warpaint)
Dirty Three (Rising Below)
Renaud García-Fons (Romsarom)
Jamie Saft/John Zorn (Ariel)
Baby Dee (Calvary)

Photo credit: Le ballon rouge (1956)

Exotica

Jim Flora2
Frenchy – Rainmaker
Les Baxter – Congo Train
Robert Drasnin – Voodoo
Quartetto Moderno – AstroGange
Martin Denny – Llama Serenade
David Carroll – Patricia
Pérez Prado – Tico Tico
Shawn Lee’s Incredible Tabla Band – Bongolia
Arthur Lyman – Taboo
Esquivel – Night And Day
Enoch Light – In A Persian Market
Dick Hyman – Cumana
Yma Sumac – Gopher
Lenny Dee – Sukiyaki
Walter Wanderley – Music To Watch Girls By
Felix Slatkin – I Get A Kick Out Of You
Sabu Martínez – Afro Temple
The Three Suns – Peg O’ My Heart
Dr. Samuel J. Hoffman – Moon Moods
Alan Hawkshaw – Beat Me Till I’m Blue

Photo credit: Illustration by Jim Flora