Quest Tuesday Evening (DL) For Frans de Waard, this is as ambient as it gets, and it’s fairly pure in terms of genre. Quest is one of his projects born in the mid 90s to explore this form of transformative deep listening. The wavy synth and happy bird chirping illuminates a path, not unlike the […]

Since 2014 Frans de Waard‘s many splinter projects, Modelbau, has delivered over a dozen releases, this one on Dutch imprint Des Astres d’Or. One of the more prolific sound artist’s today, this is a solo project with an overall fairly quiet space feel, introspective, until it’s not. The platter consists of three tracks at a […]

Just released this month, Emanate is the latest and twenty-third full-length from Freiband (Frans de Waard), this time appearing on Silent Records. As one of many long-serving side projects for de Waard the hour-long affair is made up of two long tracks billed as Part 1 and Part 2. Similar to past recordings by the […]