Dark ambient

Dark ambient is a subgenre of ambient music that features foreboding, ominous, or discordant overtones. Dark ambient emerged in the 1980s and 1990s with the introduction of new synthesizer and sampling technology in the electronic music genre and other technical advances in music. Dark ambient is a diverse genre, related to industrial music, noise, ethereal wave, and black metal, yet generally free from derivatives and connections to other genres or styles. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Sunn O)))

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Thursday 23 April 2015
Black Communion first show.
Black Communion, Hollow EarthConcert
Portland OR, United States
45.558925 -122.644265

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Friday 5 June 2015
Gnaw Their Tongues, Sophia, Karjalan Sissit, Northaunt, The Body, Menace Ruine, Svartsinn, Burial HexFestival
Ridgewood, NY, United States

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