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Alastair Kelly - Oresundsbroen | 05:50 | tage

Alastair Kelly - Oresundsbroen | 05:50 | tage

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Loscil, Hildur Guðnadóttir, Ólafur Arnalds, A Winged Victory For The Sullen, Nils Frahm and more.

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This show was 1st in the global ambient chart, 1st in the global experimental chart, 1st in the global instrumental chart and 1st in the global eclectic chart.

When I listen to music I instantly find myself transported to a particular place, or time. This is often accompanied by a sensation, for example feeling a change in temperature, or a tingle of the skin like a fine mist hanging in the air. I’ve come to learn that this may be auditory-tactile synesthesia.

The Øresundsbroen is the bridge that links Copenhagen to Malmø. When I listen back to this mix, I find myself out in the Øresund Strait in the chill air immediately prior to dawn. The title is drawn from this – 05:50(am) & tåge (fog).

The mix was done on the back of a trip to Denmark this Summer and has a certain Nordic charm to it. The music itself is drenched with emotion; I love the weighty bottom-end range from the cellos. This one is a direct nod to you HC, as it features a selection of artists I first discovered through your excellent site.

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Comments

Paul Wightman

Thank you for this. You seem to put a lot of time and effort in delivery these mixes. Also thanks for sharing the way you experience the whole music listening process, I can definitely relate to what you are saying

Smiley Nagamatsu

this is beautiful, but feel so full of sadness, or maybe its just me.

QGCrou
QGCrou

sadness can come with happiness, and vice versa ;)

Detlev Gühlholtz

thank you -love it

Tomas Rajnai

Thank you for this beautiful mix.

L.D.R
L.D.R

Great escape! Always :)

Edu OM
Edu OM

I love your mixes!

SoHam Sounds by Eric Morand

beautiful..made for movies

N.I DJ
N.I DJ

Superb and captivating!

Alastair Kelly

Thanks all, pleased to see this is being received so well. Glad you're enjoying :-)