by MOUNTAINHOOD (Cassette Tape + Mp3) – ECHOMANCY
II TAPE VOL.
is the musical labor of Michael Curtis Hilde. Calling Michael
prolific doesn't quite cover it, between 2005 and 2011 Michael
has written, recorded and released over thirteen hours of music
– Spagyric comprises one hour of music culled from that
massive storm of song.
range between dark woodland psychedelics, tender folk ballads,
new age synth instrumentals, musique concrete, and more all channeled
through the truly powerful imagination and mystical perspective
that is Mountainhood. This tape contains tone-portals, poetic-gateways,
song-ships that can transport you far-out to the furthest reaches
of a science fiction landscape, or far-in to your own mysterious
fans of all of Michael's work we at Gnome Life are proud and excited
to present this seventeen track, curated album. We think of it
as a distillation of his unique vision, and also a chance to make
an inroad for the uninitiated into his vast and beautiful back-catalog.