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Spirit Dome - Live Archive

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Steve Roach, Vidna Obmana
2009 Projekt PRO225 (CD)

SPIRIT DOME returns with a perfect companion, LIVE ARCHIVE. Two out-of-print releases from this acclaimed ambient duo are brought together in this value-priced 2-CD release. Living proof of the power of live performance, these recordings are so immediate and engaging it would be easy to assume they were crafted over months in the studio. LIVE ARCHIVE, from their 1997 tour, serves as a natural complement to 2004's SPIRIT DOME, recorded live to stereo master in one take in a studio-like environment. LIVE ARCHIVE was originally released as a small run on the Groove label in Holland, and has been out of print for several years.
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Disc 1: Spirit Dome
1. Part 1 10:23 
2. Part 2 21:30 
3. Part 3MP311:58 
4. Part 4 4:01 
5. Part 5 3:59 
6. Part 6MP36:09 
7. Part 7 8:47 
8. Part 8 6:39 
Disc 2: Live Archive
1. Verucchio InvocationMP37:21 
2. Common GroundRealAudioMP37:38 
3. Two ReptilesMP312:20 
4. Dreampipe DialogueMP33:54 
5. Soundworld CollageMP39:19 
6. AscensionRealAudioMP36:57 
7. Tribal PerspectiveRealAudioMP37:38 
8. Divine InnermissionMP312:15 


The Memory Pool / Revealing the Secret

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The Memory Pool / Revealing the Secret
Steve Roach, Vidna Obmana
2008 steveroach.com (CD) – Ultra-Limited Edition (80 sets)

First released as a limited edition of 2000 in 1998, the 3-CD box set ASCENSION OF SHADOWS: MEDITATIONS FOR THE MILLENNIUM quickly sold out, and has remained a highly-desired prize for Roach and Obmana fans. The intentions for creating a place of solace for what the artists were sensing, with the approaching anticipation of the year 2000 and beyond, feels especially potent and nourishing when heard now. SOMEWHERE ELSE, the first disc in the box set was re-released in 2005. The original plan was to release the second and third discs over time, but this plan was altered because of a steady flow of new music that Steve and Projekt wanted to focus upon. Recently, Projekt discovered 80 sets of the original pressing of the second and third discs, "The Memory Pool" and "Revealing the Secret". These are now being presented in a DVD-sized case. There are no plans to bring these back into print after these are gone; this is the final stash!
 
Disc 1
1. The Memory Pool, part 1RealAudioMP319:28 
2. The Memory Pool, part 3RealAudioMP328:44 
3. The Memory Pool, part 2MP325:16 
Disc 2
1. Revealing the SecretRealAudioMP373:40 


PROJEKT200

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PROJEKT200
Various Artists
2007 Projekt PRO200 (CD)
Disc 1: The Early Years
Disc 2: The Current Era
Disc 3: Ambient Loop
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Echo Passage

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Echo Passage
Vidna Obmana, Alio Die
2006 Projekt PRO190 (CD)
Reviewed by Phil Derby, AmbiEntrance

Vidna Obmana and Italian soundsculptor Alio Die unite their vision and realized this introspective work of sixty minutes. At times droning and abstract, sometimes ritualistic and ethnic. "ECHO PASSAGE clearly lives up to the reputations of Obmana and Musso while offering both ample opportunity to work outside of their ordinary parameters" -- Adam M. Bialek / Outburn (USA)
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1. Echoes of Light  
2. A Slip of DarknessMP3 
3. The Passage  

2006 reissue in Digipak.


The River of Appearance

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The River of Appearance
10th Anniversary 2-CD edition

Vidna Obmana, Dreams in Exile
2006 Projekt PRO185 (CD)

Projekt re-releases Vidna Obmana's classic THE RIVER OF APPEARANCE with a bonus disc, the entire album performed by Oregon's Dreams in Exile. River was a high point of Obmana's early compositional style, presenting a minimal and serene flow utilizing sparse piano lines which intermingle with drifting keyboard loops and organic rainstick sounds. There is an overall harmonic unity on these 8 pieces, stripping dense walls back to reveal a slowly changing sound configuration. The second disc is not merely bonus tracks, but a complete re-creation of the original on traditional instruments.
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Disc 1: by Vidna Obmana
1. The Angelic AppearanceMP35:48 
2. Ephemeral VisionMP38:47 
3. A Scenic FallMP310:23 
4. Night-BloomingMP38:28 
5. The Solitary CircleMP36:17 
6. Weaving ClusterMP35:15 
7. Streamers of StillnessMP37:25 
8. The Ominous DwellingMP36:35 
Disc 2: re-creation by Dreams in Exile
1. The Angelic AppearanceMP3 
2. Ephemeral VisionMP3 
3. A Scenic FallMP3 
4. Night-BloomingMP3 
5. The Solitary CircleMP3 
6. Weaving ClusterMP3 
7. Streamers of StillnessMP3 
8. The Ominous DwellingMP3 


e/i magazine, issue 6

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e/i magazine, issue 6
Vidna Obmana, Thom Brennan
2006 (Other)

Issue #6 features Thom Brennan, Lutz Glandien, Raz Mesinai, Philip Samartzis, Klinik, John Hudak, Giuseppe Ielasi, Sawako, John Wall, Vidna Obmana vs. Bass Communion, and a report on Kompakt Decompressed. Plus over 150 reviews, and more...


Somewhere Else

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Somewhere Else
Steve Roach, Vidna Obmana
2005 Projekt PRO177 (CD)
Reviewed by David Rush, amazon.com, Muze, Sonic Curiosity, Star's End, Wind and Wire

First released as a limited edition of 2000 in 1998, the 3-CD box set ASCENSION OF SHADOWS quickly sold out, and has remained a highly-desired prize for Roach and Obmana fans. In response to consistent requests, Projekt has initiated a reissue series which will present each disc as its own release, using John Cagian principles: the release dates are hinged upon when PRO177, PRO188 and PRO199 arrive on Projekt's release schedule.
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1. Somewhere ElseRealAudioMP373:55 


Legacy

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Legacy
Vidna Obmana
2004 Relapse Records RR66242 (CD)

LEGACY is Vidna Obmana's closing chapter in his critically acclaimed and challenging Dante trilogy. The evolution of these darkly surreal soundscapes and harmonic themes now merging with Vidna Obmana's insistent grooves makes this an especially powerful conclusion to a relentlessly uncompromised series. While the trilogy plays with the duality of choices, parallel to the epic Dante poem -- covering the conflict of opposites, between good and evil, black and white -- equals Vidna Obmana's personal longing for an artistic and creative change in pace, profile and style. LEGACY brings forward a fusion of industrial, ambient, fourth world and even some post-rock elements, performed on electric guitars, overtone flutes and an array of electronic devices. This new album also features Steven Wilson, originator and leader of the group Porcupine Tree, who performs a haunting and thematic electric guitar passage to conclude the trilogy.
 
1. CantoMP32:45 
2. BloodshiftMP37:05 
3. Torment and ResolutionMP311:56 
4. Sinner's TongueMP37:33 
5. The Virtual InsomniaMP313:06 
6. Cycle of AgonyMP38:55 
7. Impious RisingMP311:43 
8. Legacy 10:54 


Anthology 1984 - 2004

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Anthology 1984 - 2004
Vidna Obmana
2004 Projekt PRO157 (CD)

2004 celebrates the 20th anniversary of Vidna Obmana. These past 20 years signified Vidna Obmana as one of the most wilful independent exprimental artists around. He recorded more than 35 CD albums, whether solo or in collaboration, of music that explored the abrasive side of electronic composition, the freeform landscapes of the isolationist ambient aesthetic, the structured interactivity of Fourth World soundscapes, international music traditions and post-classical experimentations. Vidna Obmana's ANTHOLOGY 1984 - 2004 release marks this celebration and covers Vidna's oeuvre from 1984 up 'til 2004. For the first ever, this anthology links Vidna Obmana's most succesful ambient period with his most obscure earlier phase. A period in his career that Vidna Obmana refused to recognize until a year ago when he realized that his experimental and noise phase created the foundation for what he has produced so far. Twelve selections which range in style from ambient music in the vein of THE RIVER OF APPEARANCE and his ambient Trilogy to harsh noise electronics from the early 80's. An unique and provocative document confirming Vidna Obmana's essential position in the field of electronic and modern experimental music. This CD, the first in a series of anthologies, also stands for the birth of Vidna Obmana's own label Ikon (this first release is in alliance with Projekt). The circle is complete and a new path lies ahead. Be aware this is challenging, provoking listening, shifting between omninous sound eruptions and the more developed forms of later years.
 
1. Shallow faith (previously unreleased, from 'Legacy' studio sessions - Belgium, 2003/2004)  
2. Second praise for last hope (previously released, from 'Untitled' cassette, Ladd-Frith - USA, 1987)  
3. The noctural air (previously unreleased, from 'The River of Appearance' studio sessions - Belgium, 1995/1996)  
4. Ecstasy (previously released, from 'Hope and Die' cassette, V-tapes - Germany, 1984-1985)  
5. Kindred spirits (from 'Crossing the trail' studio sessions - Belgium, previously released on '1654-The Cave2' CD compilation, Hands Productions - Germany, 1998)  
6. Darkness overpowers it all (previously released, from 'Untitled' cassette, Ladd-Frith - USA, 1986)  
7. Soul dislocation (previously unreleased, from 'Spore' studio sessions - Belgium, 2001/2002)  
8. By abundant rain (live) (previously unreleased, from 'The Trilogy' studio sessions - Belgium, 1990/1993, live in concert at Diogenes, Nijmegen - The Netherlands, 1991)  
9. Only fear will survive (previously released from 'Only Fear will Survive' cassette, Ladd-Frith, USA - 1985, enhancement by Brian Ladd)  
10. Bemused amphibian (from 'Experience Artaud' cassette, self-released - Belgium, previously released on 'Ecstasy by Current II' LP compilation, Schizophonia - Austria 1988)  
11. Assimilate (previously unreleased, from 'Tremor' studio sessions - Belgium, 1999/2001)  
12. Arterial (previously released, from 'Landscape in obscurity' cassette, S.S.A. - The Netherlands, 1989)  


Spirit Dome

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Spirit Dome
Steve Roach, Vidna Obmana
2004 Projekt PRO152 (CD)
Reviewed by All Music Guide, Ambient Musings, Ambient Visions, CD Services (UK), Hypnagogue, MusicTAP, Sonic Curiosity, Synth Music Direct, Wind and Wire, www.Metal-Only.com

Steve Roach / Vidna Obmana's 2002 CD INNERZONE served as the doorway to the surreal environment explored on SPIRIT DOME. Recorded in one continuous 74-minute session, this is a dark sanctuary of pure texture and beautiful, if not at times foreboding, dissonance pulled along with pulsing beats, subtle loops and dense soundworlds. The single piece, "Spirit Dome," captures a chilling gothic ambience that offers the exploration of remote psychological states of awareness. This is achieved by way of extensive live processing of instruments including fujara (overtone flute), guitar, and the seemingly bottomless wellspring of electro-acoustic sounds found only in the duo's soundscapes.
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1. Part 1 10:23 
2. Part 2 21:30 
3. Part 3MP311:58 
4. Part 4 4:01 
5. Part 5 3:59 
6. Part 6MP36:09 
7. Part 7 8:47 
8. Part 8 6:39 

Tracks flow together as a continuous performance, but are indexed for convenience.


InnerZone

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Steve Roach, Vidna Obmana
2002 Projekt PRO132 (CD)
Reviewed by Ambient Visions, AMBIENT.us, Ink 19, Sonic Curiosity, Star's End, StarVox, Under the Volcano

Step into the INNERZONE with surrealist soundsculptors Steve Roach and vidnaObmana on their first new collaborative work since 1999's quickly sold-out limited-edition box set ASCENSION OF SHADOWS. Venturing off safe and well travelled roads, the duo head into a chilling and beautifully haunting realm of shape-shifting soundscapes mixed with fascinating rhythmic forms. An unusual combination of instruments both acoustic and electronic can be heard on this compelling release. Central is the fujara, an Eastern European overtone flute, and the electric guitar — both creatively altered with a multitude of audio processing equipment to create a hybrid elecro-acoustic mix. The final merging of surreal acoustic, electronic elements and deep "inner" rhythms creates a bold new atmospheric music experience.
 
1. At the Edge of EverythingMP36:08 
2. StrandsMP38:39 
3. Cloud SpaceMP36:18 
4. Encounter PassageMP32:13 
5. IsolationMP314:04 
6. SpiresMP310:39 
7. InnerZoneMP325:23 


Subterranean Collective

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Subterranean Collective
Vidna Obmana (with Steve Roach)
2001 Projekt PRO110 (CD)

Ambient collectors have searched for the missing link for years: a search for the albums that reflect the transition from vidnaObmana's early minimalist-ambient work to his current tribal-ambient sound. ECHOING DELIGHT, PARALLEL FLAMING and THE SPIRITUAL BONDING – out of print for most of the 90's – are that missing link. This is the SUBTERRANEAN COLLECTIVE.
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Disc 1
1. The Feather CycleMP311:20 
2. Narrow GloomMP3 
3. The Empty NightMP3 
4. NocturneMP3 
5. Spatial ProphecyMP3 
6. DoekoenMP3 
7. Challenging BoundariesMP35:19 
8. Triangle of DawnMP3 
Disc 2
1. The Spiritual BondingMP312:10 
2. Echoing DelightMP3 
3. The Interior Delight  
4. Fleeting SpaceMP3 
5. Crystal TravellingMP3 
6. Earth DanglingMP34:09 
7. From The Stepping StoneMP34:32 
8. Lifting CharmMP3 
9. The Nebulous PathwayMP35:39 


Live Archive

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Steve Roach, Vidna Obmana
2000 Groove Unlimited GR038 (CD)
Reviewed by Jim Brenholts, Jason Bratcher, Incursion, Synth Music Direct, The Raging Consciousness Desk

A blending of selected live high points from concerts in 1997 in the US and Europe. It contains almost all new and unreleased material created for the tour, as well as improvisations that captured the atmosphere of the performance space in Italy: an outdoor Roman-era amphitheater set within a mountain-top village. Take the spirit of their previous studio releases, and unleash this in the live setting of duel didgeridoos, deep soundworlds, trance grooves, shamanic percussion, flutes, ocarinas and otherworldly spirit voices. The result unfolds like one perfect uninterrupted concert in your own space.
 
1. Verucchio InvocationMP37:21 
2. Common GroundRealAudioMP37:38 
3. Two ReptilesMP312:20 
4. Dreampipe DialogueMP33:54 
5. Soundworld CollageMP39:19 
6. AscensionRealAudioMP36:57 
7. Tribal PerspectiveRealAudioMP37:38 
8. Divine InnermissionMP312:15 


Circles & Artifacts


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Circles & Artifacts
Steve Roach, Vidna Obmana
2000 The Contemporary Harmonic CH001 (CD)
Reviewed by Star's End

This enhanced CD unites Martina Verhoeven's photography (seen on the CAVERN OF SIRENS cover) with an exclusive soundtrack by Vidna Obmana & Steve Roach, and Linda Kohanov's intense and breathtaking poetry. The audio portion, 60 minutes long, plays on any CD player, while the multimedia presentation requires a Windows PC. (Mac users can use Virtual PC from Connectix.)
 
1. Circles & ArtifactsRealAudioMP360:22 

Multimedia CD featuring photography by Martina Verhoeven, and written poetry by Linda Kohanov.


The Contemporary Nocturne

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The Contemporary Nocturne
Vidna Obmana (with Steve Roach)
2000 Hypnos (CD)

This is the second half of Vidna's special "dual" release for the Hypnos label, following THE SURREAL SANCTUARY, again with guest appearances by Jim Cole, Joris De Backer and Steve Roach. Continuing his focus on the avant-garde and atmospheric, Vidna Obmana reveals the solution and reaches the light at the end of the sonic tunnel with this second chapter.
 
1. DuelMP31:58 
2. Chasing the OdysseeMP310:40 
3. A Platform of SorrowMP36:04 
4. The Gaze in DissonanceMP33:26 
5. Mute GriefMP36:59 
6. RevelationMP39:57 
7. The Path DownwardsMP319:12 
8. InfinityMP314:40 

2. with Steve Roach


The Surreal Sanctuary

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The Surreal Sanctuary
Vidna Obmana (with Steve Roach)
2000 Hypnos (CD)
 
1. InfinityMP35:10 
2. LamentationMP37:15 
3. The First CoilMP38:52 
4. The Profound IsolatesMP310:05 
5. Jewel of the UndergroundMP37:50 
6. The Fragmented DomeMP317:53 
7. FlameMP314:02 

6. with Steve Roach

Ascension of Shadows


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Ascension of Shadows
Meditations For the Millennium

Steve Roach, Vidna Obmana
1999 Projekt (CD)
Reviewed by Muze, Star's End, Wind and Wire

The next chapter in the collaborative work between Steve Roach and Vidna Obmana is sure to delight those who appreciate the more serene, atmospheric side of their work together. On Ascension, the artists return to a more minimal core of sounds and approaches to reveal an atmosphere that flows for over three hours. As the acceleration toward the new century builds, this music offers a space for repose so needed these days.
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limited edition 3-CD set in black cloth box


Convergent Evolution

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Convergent Evolution
Various Artists
1999 Green House Music GHM.99.01 (CD)
Reviewed by Synth Music Direct
 
1. Vidna Obmana: Euphoric Bliss 11:56 
2. Samsa: Long Since Gone 9:02 
3. Vir Unis: Beneath the Hive 8:38 
4. Exuviae: Blankets of Quiet 9:08 
5. Mono No Aware: Regions Behind the Eyes 8:43 
6. Steve Roach: Resolution PointMP311:58 
7. Jayme Washburn: Becoming Light 5:29 
8. Me: Holus Bolus 6:06 

Memories Compiled 2

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Memories Compiled 2
Vidna Obmana
1999 Projekt (CD)

Remastered archival recordings from 1988 – 1991, resequenced by the artist, with an additional 30 minutes of unreleased music from that era added per disc.


The Ambient Expanse

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The Ambient Expanse
Various Artists
1998 Oasis / Mirage MIR 306 (CD)
Produced by Steve Roach
Reviewed by Alternative Press, AmbiEntrance, Expos, Illinois Entertainer, Power Spot 89.7FM (Sydney, Australia), Sonic Curiosity, Tower Pulse!

THE AMBIENT EXPANSE is a five movement, collaborative work created by two generations of ambient artists. Steve envisioned the Expanse concept -- "a pure, atmospheric music expressive of deep exploration and high optimism". He then invited a group of artists who felt an affinity with the project and its aim to create a unified flow of expansive and uplifting pieces. The music is divided into five movements, one for each artist. The spirit of the project was brought to life by Roach's signature production style and masterful mixing techniques in his Tucson-based studio, The Timeroom. The result is a powerful statement of sustained beauty that is sure to inspire those who have been missing the pure atmospheric, non-rhythmic expressions.
 
1. Patrick O'Hearn: The 35th ParallelRealAudio11:55 
2. Vir Unis: The Undivided FlowRealAudio13:31 
3. Stephen Bacchus: Point of SafetyRealAudio11:54 
4. Vidna Obmana: The Space In-BetweenRealAudio12:44 
5. Steve Roach: The Eternal ExpanseRealAudioMP317:52 


Crossing the Trail

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Crossing the Trail
Vidna Obmana
1998 Projekt (CD)

For vidnaObmana, music is like water. It is a singular element with the unique ability to change form, flowing and changing, but never losing the qualities of movement and fluidity. It can be very lively and dramatic, but at the same time it can be very silent and cold.
 
1. Encountering TerrainMP38:13 
2. Trail DwellingMP310:55 
3. Forest ArrowMP38:59 
4. Mission GroundMP310:19 
5. The Esoteric SourceMP37:51 
6. The Giant TravellerMP38:21 
7. The Splendid PlaceMP314:17 

2. with Steve Roach


Amplexus: Collected Works


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Amplexus: Collected Works
Various Artists
1997 Projekt PRO72 (CD)

The artists created these three, 20-minute pieces for the Amplexus series in Italy, originally presented on a 3-inch CD, each limited to 1000 copies. Roach and Vidna Obmana draw from the tribal-ambient well, while Brennan provides a driving, hypnotic sequencer-style piece.
 
1. Vidna Obmana: The Transcending Quest (Moonstream / The Quest / Authentic Space)  
2. Thom Brennan: The Path Not Taken 19:17 
3. Steve Roach: The Dreamer Descends 11:40 
4. Steve Roach: True WestMP33:05 


Cavern of Sirens


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Cavern of Sirens
Steve Roach, Vidna Obmana
1997 Projekt PRO73 (CD)
Reviewed by Muze, Power Spot 89.7 (Sydney, Australia), The Illinois Entertainer, Wind and Wire

The journey continues as Roach and Vidna Obmana delve further into the terrain first traversed on the acclaimed WELL OF SOULS. The nearly 74 minute result is at once alluring and focused, fusing the duo's continuously evolving signature of electro-trance percussion and rich harmonic textures. A compelling journey of two artists exploring the pure music they crave.
 
1. Ascension For ProtectionRealAudioMP311:27 
2. Hidden Earth and the Shadows DanceMP315:17 
3. Middle World PassageMP324:18 
4. The Current BelowMP39:19 
5. The Graceful SkyMP312:27 


The River of Appearance

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The River of Appearance
Vidna Obmana
1996 Projekt PRO65 (CD)

"Nothing in Vidna's previous releases will prepare you for the glories, the passion, and the transcendental beauties of this release. This is a crowning achievement; in the heavenly, soaring, shimmering, meditative vein. This is a must-have release for all lovers of space and ambient music." – Bill Schroeder, WEFT / Epiphanies Radio.
 
1. The Angelic AppearanceMP35:48 
2. Ephemeral VisionMP38:47 
3. A Scenic FallMP310:23 
4. Night-BloomingMP38:28 
5. The Solitary CircleMP36:17 
6. Weaving ClusterMP35:15 
7. Streamers of StillnessMP37:25 
8. The Ominous DwellingMP36:35 


Twilight of Perception

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Twilight of Perception
Vidna Obmana
1996 Projekt (CD)

A 70-minute collection of previously unreleased and compilation-only tracks. "An indispensable look back along the path that has led to vidnaObmana's watershed work of recent years. Highly recommended." - Ink19.com
 
1. The Embrace In MotionMP35:48 
2. Traditional Spirit (Glm Seni) 4:59 
3. Sanctuary of ReplyMP316:14 
4. Over Blue MountainsMP36:11 
5. Primary (Gamelan 3)MP37:11 
6. Twilight CameMP38:30 
7. Charm MystiqueMP35:15 
8. Torch of RemembranceMP34:51 
9. Shamanistic ReturnMP36:53 
10. By Abundant RainMP36:25 


Well of Souls


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Well of Souls
Steve Roach, Vidna Obmana
1995 Projekt PRO60 (Poster, CD)
Reviewed by John Pemble, Detroit Metro Times, i/e, Muze, The Tracking Angle

Steve Roach and Belgium-based Vidna Obmana in their first fully-realized duo project. A dark and inviting descent through textures that swirl and drift like liquid smoke while ethno-electronic grooves throb with primal urges. This double CD presents a "day" and "night" disc, starting with the rhythmic, then moving to pure atmospheric drifts. "This is an unequalled achievement and nothing in ambient or space-music can be compared... organic, graceful, it approaches the realm of the sacred." -- (Detroit Metro Times)
 
Disc 1
1. In the Presence of SomethingMP39:57 
2. In the Realm of Twilight -- Outlands OneMP313:13 
3. The Secret Arrival -- Outlands TwoMP314:08 
4. The GatheringRealAudioMP324:08 
Disc 2
1. Deep HoursMP329:24 
2. Well of SoulsRealAudioMP325:58 
3. The Quiet CompanionMP38:14 
4. The Dwelling PlaceMP39:02 


Memories Compiled 1

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Memories Compiled 1
Vidna Obmana
1994 Projekt (CD)

1998/1999 | A beautiful double-CD bringing together Vidna's first two cassettes, along with unreleased material from the same era. Comprising the majority of this Belgian composers work from his post-industrial period, these two hours focus on a dense dark ambient sound, with an un-nerving sub-texture. The packaging and music on this release amazingly capture Vidna Obmana in his dark prime.
 
Disc 1
1. Neo-NoirMP3 
2. Exhaust Dark CrownMP3 
3. Momentary StillnessMP3 
4. The Fall of Romantic SimplicityMP3 
5. Insects to HarmonyMP3 
6. Door of Secret RisingMP3 
7. ClosingMP3 
8. Isolation / RefugeMP3 
Disc 2
1. Dazzling Array 1MP3 
2. Lost in the Swirling DistanceMP3 
3. Inside the Empty MassMP3 
4. Dazzling Array 2MP3 
5. Before Mutual GraceMP3 
6. Upon Steel HeavenMP3 
7. Dazzling Array 3MP3 
8. Reflecting Deep StarsMP3 
9. Into Gray DividesMP3 
10. Gathering in Frozen BeautyMP3 


The Spiritual Bonding

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The Spiritual Bonding
Vidna Obmana (with Steve Roach)
1994 Extreme XCD 027 (CD)
Produced by Steve Roach
 
1. The Feather CycleMP311:20 
2. Spatial Prophecy (song of the tribal) 10:52 
3. Challenging BoundariesMP35:19 
4. The Spiritual BondingMP312:10 
5. The Interior Journey 4:38 
6. Earth DanglingMP34:09 
7. From The Stepping StoneMP34:32 
8. The Nebulous PathwayMP35:39 

2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8. with Steve Roach

Twilight Earth

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Twilight Earth
Various Artists
1994 Timebase LC 5432 (CD)
Reviewed by Harbinger Hour

This cross-section of the best and brightest stars on the ethnographical plateau is not only one of the most representative of the genre, it's one of the few collections worth owning. O Yuki Conjugate leads things off in a ghostly fashion with the ominous "Insect-Talk (Dry)" six minutes of eerie percussives, hushed chants, ganking bass and nocturnal electronics. Vidna Obmana's "The Embrace in Motion" shows how influential his recent mindmelds with Steve Roach have been as he explores the same morass of electronic primordialism to chilling effect, while Roach himself chimes in with "Before the Sacrifice", featuring tribal, penetrating hand-struck percussions and canyon-deep chords of synth that envelop you totally. Jorge Reyes dabbles in yet more of his singular acoustic prehispanics, while the mysterious Belgian troupe known as Hybryds explores infinitely frightening realms on "Orca". Temps Perdu? continue to amaze with "Rano Raraku" which suggests murky abyssal depths but has cosmic overtones as well. And there's further remarkable contributions from the likes of Jeff Greinke, Alio Die, Paul Schütze (deep-space electronics mixed with Hassell-like ethereal beats), Voice of Eye, Dino Oon & Konrad Kraft and Human Flesh." -- Darren Bergstein, i/e Magazine
 
1. O Yuki Conjugate: Insect Talk (Dry) 6:11 
2. Vidna Obmana: The Embrace In MotionMP35:48 
3. Steve Roach: Before the SacrificeRealAudioMP36:51 
4. Jorge Reyes: Espejo Humeante 5:34 
5. Hybryds: Orca (Remix) 4:42 
6. Temps Perdu?: Rano Raraku 5:43 
7. Dino Oon, Konrad Kraft: The Garden of Friction II 5:23 
8. Voice of Eye: Vas Tremens 5:52 
9. Jeff Greinke: Ancestral Horizon 6:03 
10. Alio Die: The Flight of Real Image 6:26 
11. Paul Schütze: All That Was Solid... 6:37 
12. Human Flesh: Paysage Marin Avec Oiseau (Et Babeau Moteur) 3:04 
13. Tuu: One Thousand Years (Vasel Shevehenko version) 7:07 


The Promises of Silence

CD  $15.00 
ON SALE, $8.00 
The Promises of Silence
Various Artists
1993 Projekt PRO41 (CD)
Reviewed by Harbinger Hour

An excellent multi-artist collection compiled by Alio Die from 1993, this organic soundscape project includes Dwight Ashley and Tim Story, Temps Perdu?, vidnaObmana, Jeff Greinke, Black Tape For a Blue Girl, Steve Roach, Art of Primitive Sound, Alio Die, Robert Rich and others.
 
1. Hybryds: Aizen Myoo 6:10 
2. Djen Ajakan Shean: Mountain Wind 6:26 
3. Steve Roach: The Unbroken PromiseRealAudioMP37:50 
4. Vidna Obmana: Glass Splendour 6:50 
5. Jeff Greinke: Winter Light 7:02 
6. Art of Primitive Sound: Subterranean Worlds 2:10 
7. Ora: Sadalsuud 8:50 
8. Alio Die: The Hidden Spring 4:25 
9. Robert Rich: Black Skies 5:10 
10. Saffron Wood: Deep Water 9:40 
11. black tape for a blue girl: A Good Omen 5:00 
12. Temps Perdu?: Ouroboros 4:13 
13. Dwight Ashley, Tim Story: Baby Thing 5:50 


Terrace of Memories

CD  $15.00 
ON SALE, $14.00 
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Terrace of Memories
Vidna Obmana, Sam Rosenthal
1992 Projekt (CD)

An ambient instrumental release from black tape for a blue girl's Sam Rosenthal in collaboration with Vidna Obmana.
 
1. These Ancient HallsMP3 
2. Dark Mist, RainMP3 
3. Terrace of MemoriesMP3 
4. From Within the Cold (A Fragment)MP3 
5. Of Silent CrossingsMP3 





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