Posts tagged "Eluvium"

How Explosions in the Sky and Eluvium Became Inventions

Since 1999, guitarist Mark Smith has been beholden to his post-rock outfit, Explosions in the Sky, applying post-Spiderland dynamics to cinematic grandeur worthy of a…
Andy Beta / March 6, 2014

Hear Inventions, From Explosions in the Sky and Eluvium

The post-rock gods have spoken: On April 1, the ambient-loving Temporary Residence label will release Inventions, the eponymous debut from the newly minted duo of Explosio…
Chris Martins / February 28, 2014

Eluvium, ‘Nightmare Ending’ (Temporary Residence)

Over the past 10 years, ambient drift-maker Eluvium, a.k.a. Portland’s Matthew Cooper, has built a five-record discography that should rightfully make him the Brian Eno…
Christopher R. Weingarten / May 28, 2013

Hear Yo La Tengo’s Ira Kaplan Seek ‘Happiness’ on New Eluvium Song

Yo La Tengo vocalist and recent Words of Wisdom-giver Ira Kaplan contributes to the latest leak from Portland ambient o.g. Eluvium. The man born Matthew…
Chris Martins / May 1, 2013

Hear Eluvium’s ‘Entendre,’ a Gentle Reverie From His ‘Nightmare Ending’ LP

Portland’s Matthew Cooper is among those modern ambient music composers whose work has transcended a niche market and seeped its way into the ears of…
Chris Martins / April 11, 2013

Hear Eluvium’s Blooming Instrumental ‘Envenom Mettle’

For his forthcoming sixth album, Portland ambient giant Eluvium is prepping a double-disc epic dubbed Nightmare Ending. The album is due May 14 via Temporary Residence…
Chris Martins / March 6, 2013

Ambient Music Titan Eluvium to Release Double CD ‘Nightmare Ending’

Following in the heels of Autechre, Swans, Baroness, and a whole year of artists going long, the sixth album from ambient blissmaster Eluvium is going to…
SPIN Staff / February 5, 2013