Evaporated Sounds triple release: グッドのS1, Virtual, and Noryokun

Coincidentally (or not) timed with the Flamingo Vapor anthology of works by Noryokun is a triple release by the artist’s label Evaporated Sounds. These works include バブル経済 by グッドのS1, [V00] by Virtual, and New Beginning by Noryokun. バブル経済 is an long release of hypnagogic drift that samples from various East Asian media sources and adds pitch-/tempo-shifting and reverb. Tracks are […]

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HTSB Sounds releases “Pagbebenta Na Ngayon” by Inabandunang

HTSB Sounds is the sister label to Evaporated Sounds, a future funk and hypnagogic drift label. HTSB Sounds generally releases albums that wouldn’t quite fit the milieu of Evaporated Sounds or tend to be more on the experimental side – similar to the relationship between Dream Catalogue and TKX Vault. Pagbebenta Na Ngayon by Inabandunang is the label’s fourth release. […]

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Evaporated Sounds releases “Mahou Shoujo” by Hazuki Nagashima

Evaporated Sounds is a fairly eclectic label, but one genre that’s been an integral part of the label since their founding in September 2016 is future funk. Mahou Shoujo is a four-track EP from Hazuki Nagashima. It consists of several fast-tempo Japanese funk tracks to which equalizing and screw have been applied, in addition to house dance beats. Recommended for […]

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Evaporated Sounds releases “Abandoned” by Cheon Jun-woo

Abandoned is the first straight-up vapordrone release from Evaporated Sounds, produced by Cheon Jun-woo. This release consists of three tracks, the first and last being short MIDI-keyboard ditties and the second track being a twenty-two minute long lowercase/ambient track. Recommended for fans of 2047/gorepup, such as the メディカル project on Acid Medical. It’s available as a pay-what-you-want digital download. Check […]

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Evaporated Sounds releases “The Moonlight” by Whiteghost

The Moonlight is a nine-track mixtape (self-described) of vaportrap by Whiteghost, available through Evaporated Sounds. This album features many samples from video game music and soundtracks, akin to the sample curation aesthetic in little additional editing. Trap beats are then layered on top, mostly with a downtempo feeling akin to several PZA albums such as the PZA self-titled. It’s available […]

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