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October 17, 2020
I know I’m a bit late, but I made a Spotify playlist called ‘The Long Way Down’. It’s a never-ending journey to nowhere featuring artists like Max Richter, A Winged Victory For The Sullen, Fennesz, Ben Lukas Boysen, Bersarin Quartett, Rafael Anton Irisarri, Jóhann Jóhannsson, Yair Elazar Glotman, Tim Hecker, Jon Hopkins, Bing & Ruth, Sigur Rós, Hammock, Deaf Center, Ólafur Arnalds, Glåsbird, Seabuckthorn, Mikael Lind, M83, and others. If you feel like you’re drowning, this one’s for you. listen

September 30, 2020
Some of my songs are included in KEXP‘s ‘Pacific Notions’ Spotify playlist alongside artists like A Winged Victory For The Sullen, Four Tet, Aphex Twin, Brian Eno, Akira Kosemura, Christopher Willits, Eluvium, Endless Melancholy, Glåsbird, Hammock, William Ryan Fritch, Sigur Rós, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Ólafur Arnalds, and others. listen

September 7, 2020
Some of my music is included in Whitelabrecs‘ ‘Calm’ playlist on Spotify alongside artists like Luis Miehlich, Jens Pauly, Glåsbird, Paweł Pruski, Logic Moon, and others. listen

August 10, 2020
‘We’ve Been Waiting For You’ w/ Harry Towell is included in Endless Melancholy‘s Spotify playlist ‘Polaroid Memories’ alongside artists like A Winged Victory For The Sullen, Christopher Willits, Ben Lukas Boysen, Julia Kent, and many others. listen

July 24, 2020
Earlier this year I had the chance to work on a remix for Porya Hatami’s track ‘Restless’, which is part of his ‘Kani’ EP and was originally released on Inner Ocean Records back in 2013. The EP (CD/DL) has just been re-released including remixes/reworks by Darren McClure, Purl, Arovane, Tomotsugu Nakamura, and yours truly on the never sleeping Dronarivm label. listen

June 19, 2020
‘Scattered Fragments of Separation’ is a collection of musical fragments for the brokenhearted written by a brokenhearted. It is my most personal album, my personal experience during the lockdown and social distancing conditions, and has just been released on Whitelabrecs. listen

June 8, 2020
I had the chance to do music and sound design for the second episode of Mr. Shai Levy‘s project called ‘Closer’, an intimate video-portrait series, searching for and questioning the idea of ‘realness’ and the value of authenticity in the age of the ‘curated-self’. read more

March 18, 2020
I did some music and sound design for the first episode of Mr. Shai Levy‘s project called ‘Closer’, which is a two-part web series, featuring Sara Herrlander for the famous NAKID Magazine. read more

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Upcoming Releases
We Had Yesterday w/ Logic Moon | TBA
Scattered Fragments of Separation: The Complete Story | Whitelabrecs
Down Memory Lane | Seasides on Postcards