Dark Atmosphere or Dark Ambient Music
Dark ambient music explores the experimental fringes of ambient music, often using ambient sounds to create an unsettling or even scary soundscape. Dark ambient is rhythmless or uses minimal beats, and may include atonal synthesized washes and sample-based noise effects.
One of the earliest examples of what could be considered dark ambient was Brian Eno's Ambient 4: On Land . This is the darkest of Eno's ambient works. It is largely electronic, but also includes… read more