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Quadrivium proves that Phelian is far to finish explored new Future Ambient horizon yet ! 'Liturgy' / 'Amour' / 'Grimoire' / 'Perpetua' / 'Adrift' but especially 'Komorebi' are as much vibes which circulate into our veins, body, mind... Once again Phelian creates a stunning record.
Favorite track: Komorebi.
‘Quadrivium’ is the US producer Phelian's first studio-length album. Named after the four classical arts of arithmetic, geometry, music and cosmology; the album is a reflection of Phelian’s education and philosophical life-path. The eleven-track body of work is an exploration of introspection, each track inspired by projections of the producer’s aspirations for the future- love, inspiration, mindfulness- spiritual union. The album is a mature body of work, an emotive electronic journey that is more down tempo than the artist’s earlier works yet staying true to his music origins of cinematic soundscapes.
Hailing from New Orleans, Phelian is swiftly becoming renowned for his ethereal soundscapes. His distinctive Ambient Future
Garage sound sees powerful deep bass amalgamate with haunting melodies and soulful vocal allegories where melancholy and ecstasy elegantly coalesce. The multi-instrumentalist intelligently crafts a sonic elixir that is captivating, evocative, soothing- spiritual....more
Sometimes you just find an album that is the perfect background music for the moment. And then, at some point, you realize that the music is absolutely entrancing and you dont actually know what you've been doing for the last however long because you've just been zoning out to this album. and that's how you KNOW it's a great album. Truly magical man. Vacant is incredible. strider_strudel