Archive for the Astral Industries Category
Belgian artist Bernard Zwijzen, aka Sonmi451, has for over a decade now been quietly making some of the most luscious ambient we’ve heard here at AI-HQ. We are delighted to announce him as part of the Astral family with this six-track EP – Nachtmuziek – sit back, tune in and […]
Dedicated to the life and work of Robert Lax (1915-2000), the American poet who lived on Patmos, Greece, as a self-exiled hermit since the sixties. Jack Kerouac called Lax “one of the great original voices of our times, a Pilgrim in search of beautiful innocence”. The Chi Factory would like […]
Originally released in 1993 as a CD for SILENT RECORDS, this was created for the Space Age Lounge, a technomystical chill room in Goa, India. The vinyl reissue includes 5 of the 7 original tracks on a single vinyl with 40 minutes of beautifully ambient chillout music.
“Ive never met Rod Modell (Deepchord) in person. but we have met through music. He found an obscure cassette of Chi music (from 86). sent it to Astral Industries and paved the way for the release (30 years later) of The Original Recordings in 2016. Since then. weve exchanged ideas […]