Dead Can Dance Rise to Echoes Top 25 for September.

Dead Can Dance resurrects themselves to the top of the the Echoes Top 25 for September with their album, Anastasis.   Anastasis means resurrection and it was the Echoes CD of the Month for SeptemberSounds from the Ground returns with a surprising showing at number two with their album,  Widerworld and a couple of albums from the rock side of things crack the Top 5 with SHEL‘s eponymous debut and Tycho’s Dive.  That album came out last November, but it just made it’s way to Echoes. Look for a great live performance by this band on October 22.  It’s a pretty eclectic list, from the medieval songs of  Hirundo Maris off their CD-Chants du Sud et du Nord to the dream pop of Azure Ray, from the cutting edge electronica ambient chamber music of Sebastion Plano to the progressive rock echoes of Sensations Fix.


  1. Dead Can Dance – Anastasis (Pias America)
  2. Sounds From the Ground – Widerworld (Waveform)
  3. Tycho – Dive (Ghostly International)
  4. Shel – Shel (101 Distribution)
  5. Sebastian Plano – The Arrhythmical Part of Hearts
  6. BJ Cole with Guy Jackson – Transparent Music 2 (United Artists)
  7. Nathan Speir – A Day of Poetry (Nathan Speir)
  8. Ablaye Cissoko/Volker Goetze – Amanke Dionti (Motema Music)
  9. Marconi Union – Different Colours (Just Music)
  10. Erik Wollo – Airborne (Projekt)
  11. Azure Ray – As Above So Below (Saddle Creek)
  12. Wall Matthews – The Dreaming Light (Wall Matthews)
  13. Fous de la Mer – Unreleased and Remixed vol 1 (Elux Records)
  14. Sonic Sanctuary – Sunflower (Sonic Sanctuary/Dave Chandler)
  15. Hirundo Maris – Chants du Sud et du Nord (ECM)
  16. Johann Johannson – Copenhagen Dreams (Cobraside)
  17. Tom Caufield – It Happens to Eve (Bohemian Embassy)
  18. Icebreaker – Apollo (Cantaloupe)
  19. Steven Halpern – Deep Alpha (Inner Peace Music)
  20. Noom Café – Beyond Time (Noom Cafe)
  21. UMA – Meeting Unknown
  22. Sensations Fix – Music is Painting in the Air (RVNG International)
  23. various – The Gathering (West River Records)
  24. The Helio Sequence – Negotiations (Sub Pop)
  25. Aranis – RoqueForte (

~© 2012 John Diliberto ((( echoes )))

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