The Heliocentrics, “The Cavern (Instrumental)”

Andrew Parks

By Andrew Parks

on 07.31.14 in Listen to This

As compelling as the shadow-boxed instrumental below is, it’s a bit of a tease. That’s because it’s taken from the bonus disc of The Last Transmission, a long-promised collaborative LP between The Heliocentrics and multi-medium cult icon Melvin Van Peeples. According to Now-Again, the album’s “interplanetary space/love odyssey” is inspired by Peeples’ experimental poetry, which draws on his ongoing fascination with the great unknown. As we patiently await some of the pair’s mind-melting sessions, here’s the groove-locked music you ought to be hearing the next time you watch Cosmos on mute…