All Steve Roach releases in 2021:
|Beyond Earth & Sky|
Steve Roach, Michael Stearns
2021 Projekt PRO390 (CD)
Reviewed by Star's End, Synth & Sequences
Twenty-six years after their noted collaboration KIVA (1995), American electronic music originators Steve Roach and Michael Stearns' orbits return to a point on the horizon between and beyond worlds. Their mastery of tactile sonic environments meld into boundary-defying music creating a language of transcending and transformative experiences. These seven captivating tracks are born from a devotion to the power of sound. Within realms of elemental, primordial, celestial and deep emotion, the enveloping influence is found within the natural world of forests, deserts, canyons, mountains and the beyond.
|1. ||Horizon is Home|| ||13:04|| |
|2. ||The Long Road|| ||11:24|| |
|3. ||Impelled|| ||11:48|| |
|4. ||Cloud of New Promise|| ||7:04|| |
|5. ||Primal Return|| ||7:38|| |
|6. ||Embracing the Infinite|| ||8:39|| |
|7. ||Parable of Understanding|| ||11:37|| |
|Live at SoundQuest Fest 2021|
2021 Timeroom Editions TM50 (CD)
This empowered moment in time captures a performance that stands among one of the finest from Steve's live history. Knowing that a worldwide audience would be joining in on this performance from Steve's Baja, Arizona Timeroom studio added to the feelings infused within this extraordinary recording.
|1. ||Movement 1|| ||9:58|| |
|2. ||Movement 2|| ||25:58|| |
|3. ||Movement 3|| ||14:03|| |
|4. ||Movement 4|| ||10:55|| |
|Quiet Music: 35th Anniversary Remastered 3-Hour Collection|
2021 Projekt PRO382 (CD)
The meditative, ambient minimalism of Steve Roach's classic 1983 - 1986 QUIET MUSIC series is rereleased in its entirety with a meticulously remastered 35th anniversary 3-CD edition. The luscious quality and subtle tonal beauty reveal the essence-of-tone of the multi-track master. Originally published on cassette and later in a truncated 2-CD edition, Projekt now presents this landmark album as Roach envisioned it.
|Into the Majestic|
2021 Timeroom Editions (CD)
INTO THE MAJESTIC starts 2021 on high note of radiant optimism while traversing a consequential moment in time. Relentless in connecting to a stillpoint within, the title track "Into the Majestic" was premiered and filmed as it unfolded during Steve's October 24th 2020 Timeroom concert livestream. The shimmering multidimensional inner weavings are at once delicate and expansive, showing the way forward with grace and resoluteness. -- NOTE: A collectors' limited-edition CD (300 copies) will be available in early February 2021. If pre-ordering the CD before it releases, your entire order will be held until everything is in-stock.
|1. ||Into the Majestic|| ||49:40|| |
|2. ||The Spiral Heart|| ||24:19|| |