Episode 105

November 22, 2014


The 2014 fundraising episode for CJSR 88.5FM’s Fundrive. This episode is devoted to a sample of the various kinds of ambient and experimental music I play throughout the show’s weekly existence.

Seaworthy – Dawn, 2nd October 2005
Beneath The Castle – birds, thunder, powertools
Yoshimi and Yuka – Korokokoro ‘N Insects

Pjusk – Rim
Richards Skelton – Scar Tissue
Windy & Carl – Interlude

Kyle Bobby Dunn – Canticle of Votier’s Flats
Willamette – Mid-August, For Rachel
Stars of the Lid – Hiberner Toujours

Sawako – Ev. o. tico
Moskitoo – Taxonomy
Fourcolor – Frosted Mint

Brian McBride – Prelude
Morgan Greenwood – 58936juiceboxe
Brian Eno – Quartz
Milieu – Sky Blue Dreamboat

Tetsu Inoue – Rebeat Reduction
Christopher Willits – The Baroque Machine
Autechre – Sonderemawe

Biosphere – Prologue
Stars of the Lid – Down II
Gregg Kowalsky – VIII
Tim Hecker – Palimpsest 1
Beautumn – Kilimanjaro

Endlessly – Arcturus
Adam Pacione – Warming Trend

Boards of Canada – The Smallest Weird Number
Evan A. James – II
The Caretaker – I feel as if I might be vanishing


Episode 100

September 11, 2014

100th episode spectular. 100 themed

Tim Hecker – 100 Years Ago
Pete Namlook & New Composers – Russian Spring (100th anniversary of eastern front WW1)
Discussion of The Art of Noises (futurist music book from 100 years ago)
Tetsu Inoue & Taylor Deupree – Now/Path (100 seconds long)
Fourcolor – Fountain (song title sums to 100)
Specta Ciera – Windy Walls (artist name sums to 100)
Eluder – Ritual 6 (album title, Rituals, sums to 100)
Solo Andata – Live in Tokyo [April 10, 2010] (100th day of the year)
Stars of the Lid – A Meaningful Moment Through a Meaning(less) Process (from Kranky’s 100th release)
Moskitoo – Tip Top Blues (200 seconds long, looking to the future)

Episode 66 of the Field Tracker radio program on CJSR 88.5fm. For this year’s CJSR fundrive I was set to compose an ambient track to be part of the yearly compilation CD. This week’s episode was devoted to the artists I was using as inspiration for my composition.


Brian McBride – Overture (for other halfs)
Alio Die & Aglaia – Radiatus
Tetsu Inoue – Tree And Me
Fourcolor – Snow Petal
Between – Between
Endlessly – Arcturus
Cheer – By Gas And Candlelight
Adam Trainer – Naoko By The Well

Episode 31 of the Field Tracker radio show on CJSR 88.5fm or cjsr.com. The autumnal sounds of ambient.



Gareth Hardwick & John Simson – A Good Time To Be Lonely
Fourcolor – Season
Mountains – Map Table
Windy & Carl – Btwn You + Me
Lawrence English – Watching It Unfold
Tim Hecker – The Piano Drop
Endlessly – Oroborus
Solo Andata – Loom
Sleepytown Manufacture & Unit 21 – You’ll Never Know

Episode 13 of the Field Tracker radio show on CJSR 88.5fm or cjsr.com. This week enveloped the senses with some deeply soothing warm drones.



Boards of Canada – Constants Are Changing
Yoshimi and Yuka – Umegination
Amplifier Machine – Up With The Curtain, Down With Yr Pants
Drafted By Minotaurs – Blueprints For Sunbuilding
Seaworthy – Installation 3
Fourcolor – Season
Growing – Primitive Associations
Mountains – Live at the Triple Door
Willamette – A Year of Failure, A Year of Fortune
Kiln – A.M.
Sleepytown Manufacture & Unit 21 – Blooming Woods
Endlessly – Oroborus
Adam Pacione – You’ve Been Gone Longer Than I Knew You
Tim Hecker – Paragon Point
Windy & Carl – Btwn You and Me
Stars of the Lid – Requiem for Dying Mothers

Episode 11 of the Field Tracker radio program on CJSR 88.5fm. This week’s playlist was composed by guest ambient DJ David Letersky and consisted of ambient tracks centered around or featuring vocals.



Giuseppe Ielasi – (another) Stunt (0:00)
Atlas Sound – On Guard (7:32)
Loscil – The Making of Grief Point (11:09)
Savvas Ysatis & Taylor Deupree – Like Ice on a Summer’s Day (22:46)
Biosphere – Times When I Know You’ll Be Sad (27:31)
Aix Em Klemm – The Girl With The Flesh Colored Crayon (33:10)
Sawako – A Last Next (36:38)
Fourcolor – Iris (familiar) (41:41)
Windy & Carl – My Love (46:39)
Brian Eno – 1/2 (55:51)

Episode 9 of the Field Tracker radio program on CJSR 88.5fm. This week showcased ambient releases of the last 5 years or so by artists from the 12K record label.



Taylor Deupree – Attic (0:00)
Marcus Fischer – Cascadia Obscura (8:35)
Minamo – When Unwelt Melts (16:37)
Fourcolor – Quiet Gray 1 (24:08)
Illuha – Saika (31:30)
Sawako & Hofli – Tasogare: Live in Tokyo [April 10, 2010] (39:32)
Seaworthy & Matt Rosner – Meroo Lake Part 2 (54:26)
Tomasz Bednarczyk – The Sketch (58:00)
Solo Andata – Beyond This Window (62:54)
Willits & Sakamoto – Umi (69:47)
Giuseppe Ielasi – 9 (75:40)