Jane Siberry is something of a lost icon. The music she made in the 1980s and 1990s sat right alongside artists like Kate Bush, Bjork and Tori Amos. She talks about her new album. Angels Bend Closer, on Echoes
Ed Harris is another musician who was raised on metal but went into ambient electronic music instead. As Edamame uses field recordings made on his phone for some percussive sounds samples of birds chirping and outside chatter.
There are 12 days of Christmas and on the next Echoes we have 12 months of Echoes CD of the Month Picks. John Diliberto plays tracks off them all from Contact’s Discreet Music in January to this December’s pick, Erik Scott’s In the Company of Clouds.