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    So I was intrigued by this track so downloaded the album (Montage) into Audirvana. Mika Posen was one of the main violinists playing alongside Agnes Obel. She has contributed to a number of artists and plays both violin and viola but the album I downloaded Montage has a lot of electronica loops and ambient soundscapes.

    It casts a dreamy soundstage with huge ambient sound and beautifully arranged pieces. Some of the music is haunting and mediative and there are echoes not surprisingly of Agnes Obel.

    All I can say is it is 30 minutes of stunningly good music that will get inside your head. Not heard it on vinyl yet but it is on the way
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    Bit I listened to on band amp, if which I'm a member was very decent. Has a hypnotic appeal
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    Just trying it on Spotify now.



    Thanks for the heads up!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Alex_UK View Post
    Just trying it on Spotify now.



    Thanks for the heads up!
    What did you think Alex? I have the LP for xmas arrive and have been listening to the download for weeks. I think it is very relaxing hypnotic beautifully composed contemporary music.
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    Albums on Tidal folks, and very good it is too.

    Bit of Sigur Ros thrown in there at points, like it a lot.
    Thanks for the heads up Jim.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gazjam View Post
    Albums on Tidal folks, and very good it is too.

    Bit of Sigur Ros thrown in there at points, like it a lot.
    Thanks for the heads up Jim.
    Cheers Gaz, what was the Hi Rez version like on Tidal for SQ?
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    Yup , just listening to this on headphones . Beautiful
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    Quote Originally Posted by brian2957 View Post
    Yup , just listening to this on headphones . Beautiful
    Thought it might be your taste Brian. The whole album is of the same quality and I think available on Spotify.

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    bought that a while ago.. not sure where tho. might have been bandcamp.
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