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album: airports and ports (lp / digital)

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release date:
2 september 2022 (bandcamp)
3 september 2022 (streaming platforms)
late september 2022 (vinyl)
format: lp (special edition orange and pink vinyl, 100 copies) / limited edition pink vinyl, 200 copies) / digital
label: burning witches records

buy vinyl on bandcamp
special edition orange and pink vinyl w/ printed inner sleeve and obi strip, 100 copies
limited edition pink vinyl w/ printed inner sleeve and obi strip, 200 copies

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reviews

‘This collection takes fresh inspiration from kosmische and spiritual jazz.’
norman records

‘The structure and song sequence are so sophisticated and compelling that I immediately reach for the play button again.’
io pages

Airports and Ports succeeds in adding a sense of the optimistic adventure of life on the outside whilst simultaneously transporting your imagination.’
dusted magazine

‘Shuttles between ambient New Age, filmic nostalgia and improv exploration.’
**** mojo magazine

‘This fifth Hunter Complex album is still characteristic and familiar, but the shifts in emphasis and musical enrichments lend the music a refreshing beauty and benevolence.’
**** written in music

Airports and Ports by Hunter Complex is peerless, full of tranquility and sonic comfort’
***** de volkskrant

‘Fabulous stuff’
in the moog

Airports and Ports is more peaceful than expected given the monikers of the artist and label.’
a closer listen

‘For me, a new release by Hunter Complex is a big thing.’
vital weekly

‘May very well be his best album yet’ (…) Airports and Ports is a triumph in sonic joy.’
complex distractions

‘Absolutely fantastic (…) stunning artwork (…) what a great album’
dark train

Airports And Ports sounds very diverse within the dreamy ambient niche and continues to surprise both in diversity and with strong melodies.’
damusic

‘Extraordinarily varied album, navigating between krautrock, a bit of jazzy new age and beautiful ambient.’
x-rated

‘Good music for enraptured relaxation for tense crazies.’
manierenversagen

info

The new Hunter Complex album Airports and Ports arrives Friday 2 September 2022 on Burning Witches Records and features contributions from Aquiles Navarro (trumpet, Irreversible Entanglements), new age legend Kat Epple (flute, Emerald Web), Alexander Hawkins (piano, Louis Moholo-Moholo), Justin Sweatt (aka Xander Harris, guitar) and Coen Oscar Polack (field recordings). Airports and Ports is the follow-up to the critically acclaimed synth albums Dead Calm and Zero Degrees (Burning Witches, 2020) and Open Sea (Death Waltz, 2019) and takes a new direction with influences from new age, ethereal jazz and krautrock. The gorgeous artwork was created by Luke Insect.

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album: dead sea (digital)

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release date: 18 june 2021
format: digital
label: burning witches records

info

Dead Sea is an 80-minute compilation of live tracks recorded at various locations in The Netherlands between 29 August 2013 and 14 September 2017. These tracks were later released on the albums Open Sea (Death Waltz Originals, 2019) and Dead Calm and Zero Degrees (Burning Witches Records, 2020) and the EP Rain in Europe (Burning Witches Records, 2020). Artwork by kid-ethic.

tracklisting

1.dead sea part i: dead calm and zero degrees / hot streets / june gloom / riptide / night city / the heart of high places / chase manhattan
2.dead sea part ii: we fought for america / white water / account of the moon / street value / coral way / sleep wave / televison sky

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