▼WV 032: 光淵 Pool of Light - 壤 Soil
"It’s rich in its potency, atmospheric to the fullest extent, and like a mist that slowly blankets a mountainside village at dusk, there’s a tangible naturalism in the way the music swallows you whole, seeps into your pores, and arrests your senses."
- Live Beijing Music
▼Soft gray pro-cassette with xuan paper insert, packed in a printed hessian cloth bag. Limited to 133 copies, hand-numbered, 30 copies on Bandcamp.
Release date: 12/07/2019.
▼Pool of light is drone/psychedelic project by Anton Bogdanov, a Siberia-born musician currently residing in China. His music is mostly focused on subconsciousness material, tranquility states and search for inner awareness. The project has huge part of improvisational , cosmic and folk-drone element, basing his live performances on loops and long drones.
Anton Bogdanov - guitars, vocals, loops, zhongruan, sheng, suona, synths, effects, bows, field recordings.
Recorded & mixed by Anton Bogdanov between August-December 2018.
Mastered by Cyril Meysson in Saint-Étienne, France, 2019.
Photography & layout by 若潭 ruò tán & Anton Bogdanov.
Special thanks to 若潭 ruò tán, 罗亭 Luo Ting & RUINING.
WV Sorcerer Productions 2019