Akira Rabelais enlists Harold Budd and Ben Frost on new album CXVI

Listen to new observe ‘star to each wandring worths unknown’ now.

Ambient composer Akira Rabelais has collaborated with artists together with Harold Budd, Ben Frost and Biosphere’s Geir Jenssen for a brand new album, CXVI.

The album is Rabelais’ tackle early music, incorporating spoken phrase and plainsong with parts of classical sound design, ASMR and shoegaze. Harold Budd, Ben Frost, Geir Jenssen (Biosphere), Kassel Jaeger and Stephan Mathieu all function on the document, with Karen Vogt of Heligoland offering vocal performances.

The long-awaited album follows Boomkat Editions’ first-time vinyl pressings of Akira’s seminal classics Eisoptrophobia and Spellewauerynsherde.

CXVI arrives tomorrow (February eight) Boomkat. Check out the album paintings and tracklist under.

Akira Rabelais enlists Harold Budd and Ben Frost on new album CXVI

Tracklist:

01. ‘which alters when it alteration finds’
02. ‘star to each wandring worths unknown’
03. ‘inside bending sickles compass come’
04. ‘if error and upon me provedr’

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