By Ishq (British guitarist Mark Hillier), Orchid isn't tethered to the new age section, much less to massage or healing — its atmospheric, languid tracks float, hum, percolate and pulse like hologramatic projections from another dimension. The opening track, "Skyblue," is simply gorgeous, and while it might be a tad busy for some bodyworkers, it's a great way to begin a massage with a groove and really set the stage for an uplifting experience.
By Philip Sherburne on 12.22.14 in Features
"If you want to know what song made me feel most alive this year, that’s easy."
By Louis Pattison on 12.22.14 in Features
On becoming a father and being allergic to sentimentality
By Michaelangelo Matos on 12.18.14 in Features
Michaelangelo Matos picks the 10 DJ sets that defined 2014.
By Jamie Ludwig on 12.09.14 in Reviews
While many music lovers have spent fall buzzing about the first new Faith No More album in 18 years arriving in 2015, another noteworthy project of FNM's Mike Patton has simmered below the radar of the mainstream music c...