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Ultima Thule 1433

The eternal light of a mystic rose, featuring music by Crag Padilla, Marvin Allen, Gyorgy Ligeti and Brian Eno.

Ultima Thule 1432

Prelude for a stormy spring, in autumn, with Stephen Howard, The Amethyst Sea, and Seigo Aoyama.

Ultima Thule 1431

Into the heart of a mirrored abyss with Blood Inbcantation, Dean Hamilton, God Body Disconnect, Penguin Cafe Orchestra and Mombi Yuleman.

Ultima Thule 1430

Encompassing a portal to Eden with Bart Hawkins and Ben Blackett.

Ultima Thule 1429

Sad bee appeased by happy dew. Music by Germind, Eguana and Susumu Yokota.

Ultima Thule 1428

Showcasing "Discovery of Meaning" - new from Craig Padilla.

Ultima Thule 1427

Alien catnapping on a floating canine world, featuring Stars of the Lid, Soft Machine, Harold Budd, Brian Eno, Xerxes the Dark, Ager Sonus, Alphaxone and ProtoU.

Ultima Thule 1426

Oceanic epiphanies from The Amnis Initiative... and showcasing the latest sounds from Time Being.

Ultima Thule 1425

Here now, before then... with new music from Sverre Knut Johansen, Time Being and Darshan Ambient.

Ultima Thule 1424

Radiant forest dreamings from The Howard Hughes Suite, The Amethyst Sea, Sinikka Langeland and Seigo Aaoyama.

Ultima Thule 1423

Subtle mind expansions from Solfeggio, Kev Thompson, Zen Meditation Garden, Tonal Meditation Collective and Stargods Sound Healing.

Ultima Thule 1422

Endless dawn on a ceaseless horizon... new sounds from Nader Vasseghi, Paul Adams, Elizabeth Geyer and Federico Chiesa.

Ultima Thule 1421

Music for psychedelic therapies, with Jon Hopkins, 7RAYS, Ram Dass and East Forest.

Ultima Thule 1420

Embracing the sands of time as 2021 limps across the finish line, with Kelly Andrew and Kerani, and showcasing "The Soundtrack of My Homes", by Kjetil Jerve.

Ultima Thule 1419

Hallucinations on a burning plain, with Fatima Al Qadiri, Jon Hopkins, Loscil, Elori Saxi, Eluvium and Rachika Nayar.

Ultima Thule 1418

Beyond space and time... new music from Jim Ottaway and Innesti.

Ultima Thule 1417

Reflections of a looking-glass world, with Thomas Park, Northcore, Mystified, Yes, Craig Padilla and Marvin Allen.

Ultima Thule 1416

The watcher is watched while watching; new sounds from Phillip Wilkerson.

Ultima Thule 1415

Ending a dark age, featuring Sarah Davachi, Peter Bjargo, Gert De Meester, Lawrence English and Lamond Campbell.

Ultima Thule 1414

Evanescent phase shifts, with Anna Shelley, Aperus and City of Dawn..

Ultima Thule 1413

Chakra meditations from Sacred Earth, Craig Pruess, Bhanumathi Narasimhan and Karmacosmic.

Ultima Thule 1412

Black tide rising on a plutonian world... featuring new and recent releases on the Cryo Chamber label by Atrium Carceri, Sabled Sun, Ruptured World, Dronny Darko and Ajna.

Ultima Thule 1411

Night gleaning on a distant moon, with Dylan Gilbert, Colonial Skyway, Dronny Darko, Dead Melodies, Alphaxone, ProtoU and Apocryphos.

Ultima Thule 1410

New and recent releases from Alphaxone, ProtoU, Valotihkuu and Dynastor... and showcasing "Is My Destroyer" from Blessed Are The Hearts That Bend.

Ultima Thule 1409

The setting of the Sun; the rising of the Moon. Sounds from Paul Speer, John Gregorius, Ben Cox and Mystified.

Ultima Thule 1408

Searching for dreams beyond the big horizon... with Moss Covered Technology, Federico Mosconi and Ismael Cormack.

Ultima Thule 1407

Fording a stream with bright fish in a pelucid dream... classic ambientia from Harold Budd, Brian Eno, Daniel Lanois, Clive Wright and Cocteau Twins. 

Ultima Thule 1406

Descending a paradaisal well beyond the world's edge; new music from Johan Agebjorn, Mikael Ogren, Nigel Mullaney, Martin Nonstatic and Ben Blackett.

Ultima Thule 1405

Ayahuasca lullabies from Sephira, Porangui, Liquid Bloom, Deya Dova, Raio and a host of others. 

Ultima Thule 1404

The leaking light of a lo-fi sunset - with new music from Tomo Nakaguchi, The Horizontal Society and Swartz Et. 

Ultima Thule 1403

Starlight rain upon secret crystal fields, with sounds from Elori Saxi, Suzanne Ciani, Pink Floyd, Harold Budd, Al Gromer Khan and Phelios.

Ultima Thule 1402

Hovering in the humming air; music by Harold Budd, Brian Eno and All India Radio... and featuring "Solace" by Causeyoufair. 

Ultima Thule 1401

Awakening in the Cave of Dreams to the sounds of Matthew Stewart, Desenstized, Darshan Ambient and Jeff Greinke.

Ultima Thule 1400

Artefact or artefiction? Interstellar space-music transmissions from Michael Stearns, Rudy Adrian, Jim Ottaway, Johnan Agebjorn, Mikael Ogren, Erik Seifert and Josef Steinbuechel.

Ultima Thule 1399

A time out of time, with Pablo's Eye, William Basinski, Ulla Straus, Orphax, Northaunt and Throbbing Gristle.

Ultima Thule 1398

Alabaster fires extinguished by onyx rain; new music from the recordings "Speed of Life" and "Lapiz", by Igneous Flame.

Ultima Thule 1397

Blessings of a morning star, with Magic Sound Fabric, Liquid Bloom, Equanimous, Deya Dova, Desert Dwellers and Kailash Kokopelli.

Ultima Thule 1396

"Lost Links II: The Complete Collection" - the latest emanation of Max Corbacho.

Ultima Thule 1395

Drifting eternally across an ephemeral sky... featuring A Winged Victory for the Sullen, Alonefold, Beyond the Ghost, The Future Sound of London and Harold Budd.

Ultima Thule 1394

Showcasing new sounds from Robert Rich, including the album "Neurogenesis" and the concert recording of Robert's performance at Soundquest 2021.

Ultima Thule 1393

Moonrise over an imperial city, featuring Paul Speer, Chris Russell, Kelly David and Chronotope Project.

Ultima Thule 1392

The unfolding of great and wondrous persistence, with fresh releases from God Body Disconnect, Hilyard Division and Federico Mosconi.

Ultima Thule 1391

Hymn to a fading star... with sounds from Malibu, Slow Riffs, Dream Carpets, Burial and Tim Hecker.

Ultima Thule 1390

Portal to an oceanic hemisphere; showcasing new music from Time Being and Desensitized.

Ultima Thule 1389

Going with the cosmic sleep flow... with sounds by Astronaut Ape, Translippers, Eguana, Enoch Prusak and Tone Ranger.

Ultima Thule 1388

Interludal illuminations; new music from Fluxus and from Craig Padilla and Marvin Allen.

Ultima Thule 1387

Erosion event at the stone of memory, with Sufjan Stevens, Andy Stott, Max Richter, Elori Saxl and Tetsu Inoue.

Ultima Thule 1386

Moonlit signalling interrupting a grace-filled silence... featuring new music from Deborah Martin and Jill Haley.

Ultima Thule 1385

Pulsing the milestones with Hollan Holmes, Bart Hawkins and Rudy Adrian.

Ultima Thule 1384

An impossible mirage made possible; new music from "L'Sonnet Vol 1", by Causeyoufair.

Ultima Thule 1383

Healing with Prana, featuring Serenity Calls, Niyama, Prana Yama and Yogsutra Relaxation Company.

Ultima Thule 1382

A peacock in the hand is worth two in the verdant brush... new sounds from Tapes And Topographies and Second Harmonic Generation.

Ultima Thule 1381

Panoramas seen from on-high, with Ascendant, Arcane Trickster, Sulkdrugs and Magnetik.

Ultima Thule 1380

From dusk through to night... twilit and nocturnal emanations by Rudy Adrian and Max Corbacho.

Ultima Thule 1379

Pussyfooting at Lizard Point with Brian Eno, Robert Fripp, David Bowie, King Crimson and Daniel Lanois.

Ultima Thule 1378

Map-making for flaneurs, with new sounds from Spacecadet Lullabies and Juta Takahashi.

Ultima Thule 1377

Resonant solfeggio frequencies generated by Brainsage, Kev Thompson, Steve Bender, Jonas Kopp and Stargods Sound Healing.

Ultima Thule 1376

Rainmusic, skymusic, watermusic... by Harold Budd, Brian Eno and Robert Rich... and showcasing "Other Weather", new from Jeff Greinke.

Ultima Thule 1375

Wayfaring before sunrise, with Atrium Carceri, New Risen Throne, Kammarheit, Experimental Audio Research and Eppu Kaipainen.

Ultima Thule 1374

Lighter than dust; heavier than cloud: new sounds from Radium88, Russ Young and Phillip Wilkerson.

Ultima Thule 1373

Sacred fires beneath a golden moon, with Yaima, Zen Baboon, Akal Dub, Kaya Project, and Martin Roth.

Ultima Thule 1372

Restless ripples upon a crystalline ocean, with Porya Hatami and The Amethyst Sea.

Ultima Thule 1371

A disturbance in the night, featuring Beyond The Ghost, Alphaxone, Colonial Skyway, Apocryphos, Tetsu Inoue and Akerius.

Ultima Thule 1370

Dreams of balsam and myrrh, from Sverre Knut Johansen and SineRider.

Ultima Thule 1369

Something liquid this way comes... with music from Craig Padilla, Marvin Allen, Hollan Holmes and Rudy Adrian.

Ultima Thule 1368

A feast of new sounds by Hollan Holmes and John Gregorius, from Spotted Peccary Music.

Ultima Thule 1367

An indigo discourse with a cerulean sky... with sounds from Harold Budd, Daniel Lanois, William Basinski, Nicolas Jaar, Jakub Alessandro Cortini and Olafur Arnalds.


Ultima Thule 1159

Coming soon.


Ultima Thule 532
(coming... eventually)

The year concludes in reflective mode, with a focus on sacred music from the ancient Christian traditions of the Near East. Featuring the otherworldly voice of Sister Marie Keyrouz.


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