Narkopop 6 - Gas - Narkopop (CD, Album)

Nearly two decades after the last official GAS album release, Wolfgang Voigt returns to his iconic Ambient project with a brandnew full-length. Even in the here and now, the unmistakable vibe of GAS immediately hits home, taking the listener on an otherworldly journey with the very first sounds, drawing him or her into an impervious sonic thicket, down to the depths of rapture and reverie.

From wafts of dense symphonic mist emerges a floating and whirling feeling of weightlessness, before the listener steps into an eerily beautiful forest of fantasy, pulled in by the allure of a narcotic bass drum. Aphex Twin. Guided By Voices. Tim Hecker. Music Categories: Electronic: Ambient. Liquid Mind. Steven Halpern. Jonathan Goldman. Brian Eno. Barney McAll. Cindy Wilson. How to Order. International Shipping. The digital bonus track is the runtime of the album on CD and vinyl excluding the bonus track found on vinyl, not included on CD and digital releases.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ambient ambient techno microhouse [1] drone [1]. Retrieved 17 August Retrieved 16 August NPR Music. National Public Radio. Retrieved 15 March Retrieved 30 August When present, the beats often seem to trudge at a slow tempo, providing a pulse when it seems necessary, but never getting in the way of the rich atmospheric textures.

Both of the album's final two tracks not including the 11th, only available on the vinyl edition conclude with long, slow fades into nothingness. Fully maintaining the trademark Gas sound while adding new dimensions, Narkopop couldn't be a more welcome return. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. GAS records always represent the ebb and flow of life and as the world is restless, so apparently is the forest.

The first three tracks on Narkopop feature a layer of white noise which serve to add a level of unexplainable irritability to the rich and lavish philharmonic textures.

Narkopop is the fifth studio album by Wolfgang Voigt's Gas project, the first album under the moniker in 17 years and his first on Kompakt. The album was released .

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  1. Jun 23,  · referencing Narkopop, 3xLP, Album + CD, Album, KOMPAKT After his monumental “Gas Box” release last year, Wolfgang Voigt to my surprise chose to revitalise his GAS moniker. Those of you familiar with the name will remember its place as one of electronic music’s pioneers/5().
  2. NARKOPOP continues the classic GAS aesthetic of symphonic scope and subtle variation, taking the listener on an otherworldly journey to the depths of rapture and reverie. Product details Audio CD (April 21 /5(19).
  3. Apr 21,  · Narkopop is Wolfgang Voigt’s first album as Gas since the career-defining Pop came out in Thankfully, almost nothing has changed.
  4. As fans might expect, Narkopop isn't a stylistic reinvention of the beloved Gas sound, but an evolution and refinement. The music remains as lush and forest-like as the artwork, but instead of the slowed-down loops of pop and classical records that made up much of the earlier recordings, which felt like never-ending soundscapes rather than songs, this one sounds more thoroughly $
  5. 11 rows · Narkopop is the long-awaited fifth full-length from Wolfgang Voigt 's revered ambient 9/
  6. I believe Narkopop works best when the tracks are beat-less, leaving Voight to evoke a sense of mystery and wonder with the soundscape he creates (see tracks 3, 4 and 6). Every time a kick drum is introduced to the music it some how weights the compositions down to /5(19).
  7. Jun 23,  · View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Narkopop on Discogs/5().
  8. Narkopop by GAS, released 21 April 1. Narkopop 1 2. Narkopop 2 3. Narkopop 3 4. Narkopop 4 5. Narkopop 5 6. Narkopop 6 7. Narkopop 7 8. Narkopop 8 9. Narkopop 9 Narkopop 10 Narkopop (Continous Mix) In the body of work of Cologne artist Wolfgang Voigt – who, like few others, has informed, shaped and influenced the world of electronic music with countless different projects .

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