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Short film „Puppet Tree“

Posted in NEWS on 29. Juni 2012 by skeksisnetlabel

Please check out „Puppet Tree“ – a short film made by some friends of mine.
Music by Rachael Please.

www.vimeo.com/43980012

In Autumnal Fog – Chapter IV

Posted in NEWS, SAMPLER RELEASES on 26. Februar 2011 by skeksisnetlabel

Better late than never: Another free „In Autumnal Fog“ compilation full of dark-melancholic acoustic songs.

DOWNLOAD

(192 kbit/s mp3 – 85 mb)

Mirrors:
rapidshare / archive.org / torrent

(192 kbit/s – 55 MB)
Released in February 2011

Genre:

Dark Folk, Acoustic, Piano

Trailer Video:

Tracklist:

01 Woodland Choir (HUN) – „Spring“
02 Draumar (GER) – „Herbstträume-Winteranfang“
03 Art Of Empathy & Q_Snc (BEL & GRE) – „Virile Earth“
04 Betray-Ed (FRA) – „Melancholy Mist“
05 Novemthree (USA) – „Soil Binds Breath And Bone“
06 Stormsterk (NL) – „Schemering“
07 Faelwa (NL) – „The Heron“
08 Eftwyrd (GER) – „An Den Tod“
09 Weidenbaum (GER) – „Ruf Der Schwingen (Akustik Version)“
10 Keldar (GER) – „The Jolly Sailor“
11 The Hare And The Moon (UK) – „The Rolling Of The Stones“
12 Skorben (UKR) – „When Forests Fall Asleep“
13 Obiymy Doschu (UKR) – „Samotni Nochi“


Cover:

In Autumnal Fog 2010

Cover-Photography by Vacuela.

All permissions given by the bands & artists.

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10 Songs for free download – Vol.12: Spirits of Summer II

Posted in NEWS, SAMPLER RELEASES on 14. August 2010 by skeksisnetlabel

FREE & LEGAL DOWNLOAD:

Download from Rapidshare
Download from Archive.org
Download Torrent from Mininova.org

(192 kbit/s – 55 MB)
Released in August 2010

Genre:

Indie, Acoustic, Ambient

Description:

The follower of  „Spirits of Summer“ brings you again a mix of emotional summer songs and atmospheric ambient tracks. Ten worth listening tracks (some previously unreleased) are waiting to be downloaded.

Trailer Video:

Tracklist:

01 Botany Bay (GER) – You Know (Spirits of Summer Edit)
02 Schattenspiel (GER) – Der Flug des Schmetterlings
03 The.Princess.and.the.Pearl (GER) – Billows
04 Orange Crush (NOR) – The Creek
05 Jim Guittard (USA) – Beach (Acoustic)
06 I Said Yes (UK) – Five Guitar Song
07 Danny Spacecat (UK) – Joyrider
08 Seelenlauf (GER) – Ich Segele Übers Meer (Instrumental)
09 Deadstar (FRA) – Summer Dreams (In Clouds Above)
10 Ben Woods (UK) – Things Weren’t Always This Way


Cover:

10 Songs for free download - Vol.12

10 Songs for free download - Vol.12

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Vol.12 – Cover

Posted in NEWS on 26. Juli 2010 by skeksisnetlabel

Some private things are delaying the release of „10 Songs for free download – Vol.12: Spirits of Summer II“.
Anyway, I hope I can finish all within the next few weeks.

Cover:

Bandlist:

Botany Bay (GER)
The.Princess.and.the.Pearl (GER)
Jim Guittard
(USA)
Ben Woods
(UK)
Orange Crush (NOR)
Schattenspiel (GER)
I Said Yes (UK)
Deadstar (FRA)
Seelenlauf (GER)
Danny Spacecat (UK)

In Autumnal Fog 2010 – Bands wanted!

Posted in NEWS with tags , on 17. Juli 2010 by skeksisnetlabel
After the big success of „In Autumnal Fog 2009„:

We are looking again for bands that are interested in contributing a track to our free online sampler. If you make dark and melancholic music (without big financial intentions) in style of atmospheric metal or folk, then feel free to send us a mail to info@autumnal-fog.de or a message on myspace.
(Deadline: End of September 2010)

PS: We also plan a CD release – Please send us a mail if you are interested in buying one (for information only)!
www.autumnal-fog.de



Bandlist for Vol.12 („Summer“) complete

Posted in NEWS on 25. Juni 2010 by skeksisnetlabel

Following bands will contribute a track to the „Summer“ sampler, which will be released in July:

Botany Bay (GER)
The.Princess.and.the.Pearl (GER)
Jim Guittard
(USA)
Ben Woods
(UK)
Orange Crush (NOR)
Schattenspiel (GER)
I Said Yes (UK)
Deadstar (FRA)
Seelenlauf (GER)
Danny Spacecat (UK)

Thanks to all bands & artists that were interested!

Artists wanted for a new sampler, the theme is „summer“!

Posted in NEWS on 22. Mai 2010 by skeksisnetlabel

I’m looking for bands and artists that are interested in contributing a track to the next part of the „10 Songs for free download“ series. The theme is simple „summer“!
It’s in principle open to all kind of genres (acoustic, indie, post rock, ambient, piano,…); music with a soft melancholic touch is preferred.

As an example of what I’m looking for just watch the teaser video for the last year summer sampler:

If you are interested, just send a mail to skeksisnetlabel@gmail.com!

10 Songs for free download – Vol.11: Small Town Lullabies

Posted in NEWS, SAMPLER RELEASES with tags , , , , , , , , , on 30. April 2010 by skeksisnetlabel

FREE & LEGAL DOWNLOAD:

Download from Rapidshare
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(192 kbit/s – 65 MB)
Released in April 2010

Genre:

Acoustic, Indie, Folk, Singer/Songwriter

Description:

The long wait is over; ‘Small Town Lullabies’ is the 11th part of the series and it’s full of indie-folk songs from ten less known artists. If you are interested in gentle acoustic music with melancholic melodies, then don’t hesitate and download this sampler for free!

Trailer Video:

Tracklist:

01 The Dead Eyes Of London (GER)Spitting In The Dirt
02 The Great Park (UK) – You Are Better Than This (first version)
03 Louis Aguilar (USA) – Six Feet Under
04 The Nichols Family Gospel Hour (USA) – Deaths Lullaby Feat. Dave Lee
05 Josh Woodward (USA) – She Remained
06 Shino (GER) – Green Mile
07 Peter Matthew Kasen (USA) – Black Ink
08 Our Ceasing Voice (AUT) – Summer’s Orange Haze (Acoustic)
09 No Hype (IR) – Signs
10 Tristame (USA) – The Beginning

Cover:
Photography by Vacuela – Thanks!

10 Songs for free download - Vol.11: Small town lullabies

10 Songs for free download - Vol.11: Small Town Lullabies

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Vol.11 – Bandlist & Cover

Posted in NEWS with tags , , , on 20. April 2010 by skeksisnetlabel

Some news about the 11th Vol. of the „10 Songs for free download“ series, entitled „Small Town Lullabies“:

Genre:
Acoustic, Indie, Folk

Release:
April 2010

Bandlist:
The Nichols Family Gospel Hour (USA)
The Great Park (UK)
The Dead Eyes Of London (GER)
Shino (GER)
Josh Woodward (USA)
No Hype (IR)
Peter Matthew Kasen (USA)
Tristame (USA)
Our Ceasing Voice (AUT)
Louis Aguilar
(USA)

Cover:
Photography by vacuela – Thanks!

10 Songs for free download - Vol.11: Small town lullabies

10 Songs for free download - Vol.11: Small Town Lullabies

Vol.11 & New Youtube accounts

Posted in NEWS with tags , , , , on 19. März 2010 by skeksisnetlabel

10 Songs for free download – Vol.11

Some hardware problems delay the release of the next part of the „10 Songs for free download“ series.
Vol. 11 will be entitled „Small town lullabies“ and will contain mostly dark, slow & melancholic acoustic songs.
Following bands are contributing a track (one place is still left):
The Nichols Family Gospel Hour (USA)
The Great Park (UK)
The Dead Eyes Of London (GER)
Shino (GER)
Josh Woodward (USA)
No Hype (IR)
Peter Matthew Kasen (USA)
Tristame (USA)
Our Ceasing Voice (AUT)

Release in the near future..

New Youtube accounts

Last month my youtube account got deleted because of some strange copyright problems with WMG. Meanwhile, I have a new account, where I’m uploading some of the old videos – feel free to subscribe again!
I’m also uploading all tracks of the compilations individually on this channel.