raging calm

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May 22, 2014

All music has a different meaning or resonance to everyone who listens. And it's the listener who decides. To me, the listener, RAGING CALM has always been the contrasting moods of two beaches 10 miles apart. Freshwater East and Freshwater West. East is a tranquil place of dunes and rock pools facing back towards the Bristol Channel and the rest of Britain. A shelter from the storm. West is wild and exposed facing up to everything the Atlantic ...

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the geometer of dreams

May 20, 2014

In the mid-noughties I was fortunate to have the opportunity of working with the eminent US musician/composer Michael Allison - aka Darshan Ambient. Like myself, Michael is a rock & roll bass player turned ambient/electronic recording artist and family man. We had a lot in common. I got in touch with Michael after falling in love with his 2004 release "Autumn's Apple". We did a bit of transatlantic collaboration, sending music files back and ...

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3.7m YouTube plays

May 20, 2014

Meditation music posted by Khmer Buddhist Network - featuring "distant sound of the sea" by deep sky divers. This has been online for 3 or 4 years now. They didn't ask for permission to use the music but hey-ho - they gave us a credit. Judging by the comments, the music has been well received. I'm not quite sure how a piece of music inspired by distant thoughts of the North Sea ended up on a buddhist meditation video. But who am I to judge. 3.7m is a ...

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