His expressive patterns, motions and textures amount to multilayered ambience of disconcerting beauty. At once crowded and desolate, unhurried but also unsettled, his sonic architecture is a morning-after remedy of sluggish synth pads and furtively moving melodies.
Expressively eerie, multilayered ambience of disconcerting beauty; a meditative Midwestern vessel for electronic introspection; a morning-after remedy of sluggish synth pads and furtively moving melodies
West Mineral Ltd., Proibito, Software, Opal Tapes
Huerco S: For Those of You Who Have Never (and Also Those Who Have) (2016); Pendant: Make Me Know You Sweet (2018); Loidis: A Parade, In The Place I Sit, The Floating World (& All Its Pleasures) (2018)
Leeds draws from a number of non-musical influences, including Italian-American Paolo Soleri’s "arcology" concept (a fusion of architecture and ecology) and the Cahokia Mounds UNESCO World Heritage site in Illinois, an ancient Native American city considered the most complex archaeological site north of pre-Columbian Mexico