Sonic Encounters S03-02: Turning Back the Rainforest Clocks

I just released a new Sonic Encounters soundscape podcast episode "Turning Back the Rainforest Clocks". Listen on Soundcloud, Apple Podcasts, or with your favorite podcatcher. Story: Quite some time ago an alien child instantiated our reality using some silly game they found on their parent's hand-me-down computer. As time went on they noticed the rainforests... Continue Reading →

Season 03 of Sonic Encounters Podcast Is Underway with New Soundscape “Please Press 3”

I'm happy to announce that season 03 of the Sonic Encounters soundscapes podcast is under way with a new song called "Please Press 3". Sonic Encounters began 4 years ago and this new soundscape brings us to 22 songs and over 2 hours and 40 minutes or original music. Each episode contains original improvisational soundscapes... Continue Reading →

New Sonic Encounters Ambient Soundscape “Of Snow and Light”

"Of Snow and Light" is episode 8 of the Sonic Encounters podcast season 2. It's an original soundscape featuring some warm classic synth sounds and pads. "Of Snow and Light" is episode 8 of the Sonic Encounters podcast season 2. It's an original soundscape featuring some warm classic synth sounds and pads. https://soundcloud.com/markmosher/s02-e08-of-snow-and-light?in=markmosher/sets/sonic-encounters-soundscapes-podcast Subscribe to... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Season 2

Season 2 has begun. Each episode contains original improvisational soundscapes and songs created with synthesis and sampling to capture, disassemble, reassemble, and shape the sounds around us. Show notes are in the description section within each episode on http://SonicEncounters.com. To Listen: Subscribe in iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/sonic-encounters-soundscapes/id1005123672Listen with with your favorite podcatcher http://feeds.soundcloud.com/users/soundcloud:users:17182/sounds.rssListen on Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/markmosher/sets/sonic-encounters-soundscapes-podcast. If... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Volume 01 Liner Notes: Track 13 – Replicant’s Lament

Composed and performed in the dark near the Tannhäuser Gate. Credits Music and Cover Art by Mark Mosher. Performance and Production Notes Inspired by the movies Blade Runner and Soldier. In one session, I improvised and composed a set of musical motifs. I then mixed and arranged these motifs into the finished piece. Instrumentation I used the gorgeous... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Volume 01 Liner Notes: Track 012 – Tonalities from Orbit #2

This is the Krell again. We are beaming a 2nd tonality to your station. Are you receiving? Listen to this episode on Soundcloud. You can subscribe to the Podcast in iTunes, or use this RSS Feed for your favorite podcatcher so you never miss an episode. If you dig this piece, leave a comment. Checkout my releases here. You can also... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Volume 01 Liner Notes: Track 11 – Tonalities from Orbit #1

This is the Krell. We are beaming tonalities to your station. Are you receiving? Listen to this episode on Soundcloud. You can subscribe to the Podcast in iTunes, or use this RSS Feed for your favorite podcatcher so you never miss an episode. If you dig this piece, leave a comment. Checkout my releases here. You can also make... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Podcast S01-E10: Swarm of the Nanobots

The swarm of the Nanobots is approaching.  This micrtonal mayhem is an exploration of swarming notes and joyous distortion that was inspired by the Dewanatron Swarmatron instrument. I performed and recorded this in one real-time pass with no edits on an Elektron Octatrack. Listen to this episode on Soundcloud. You can subscribe to the Podcast in iTunes,... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Podcast SO1-E09: I’m Completely Operational, and All My Circuits Are Functioning Perfectly

Listen to this episode on Soundcloud. You can subscribe to the Podcast in iTunes, or use this RSS Feed for your favorite podcatcher so you never miss an episode. If you dig this piece, leave a comment. Checkout my releases here. Story The sound of what is going on inside the HAL 9000's mind as he's speaking "I'm Completely... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Podcast 009 – Take a Trip on the Train from Devil’s Gate Depot

Listen to Podcast on Soundcloud Story Ready to take a "trip" on the The Georgetown Loop Railroad? Your journey starts at Devil's Gate Depot as you stand between the cars and hear the sounds of this historic narrow gauge train as it rounds a tight bend. Things morph from there... enjoy the psychedelic ride. Production Notes Field Recording... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Podcast 007 – Descent Into Ancient Ice Cave

Listen to Podcast on Soundcloud |  You can subscribe to the Podcast in iTunes, or use this RSS Feed for your favorite podcatcher. Story This is the soundtrack of an expedition to an ancient ice cave. As you descend deep into the cavern hear surreal sound of the wind blended with your own scanning equipment reverberating through massive cave system.... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Podcast 006 – When the Whales Take Back the Ocean

Story As humans and their technology have evolved, they have encroached more and more on the domain of the whale and other sea life. Of course the whales have been evolving as well - and - unbeknownst to us, they have been patiently plotting and waiting for the right time put things back in balance.... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Podcast 005 – Irreversible Transcription Errors During Consciousness Transfer

"Welcome to transfer station 11203. Your consciousness transfer is about to begin and soon you will enjoy immortality in your new custom body. The process is 100% foolproof thanks to your personal technician who will be actively monitoring the process for transcription errors. In the unlikely event of a transcription error, your technician will be... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Podcast 004 – A Day in the Life of a Krell Technician

Over 2,000 centuries ago - the Krell technicians went about their day in the 8,000-cubic-miles of the fabric of the great machine on Altair IV. This is the day in the life of one technician. Subscribe now on iTunes so you never miss an episode. Please leave a rating or review if you are enjoying the podcast. If... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Podcast 003 – Children Of The Gods Find The Weather Machine

What happens when the children of the gods get a hold of the weather machine? Listen to find out. Production Notes I recorded the piece in one real-time pass with no edits to a Zoom H2 running on battery. The song is primarily  based on the field recording of a thunderstorm. Most of the low... Continue Reading →

Sonic Encounters Podcast 002 – Metamorphosis Under the Chatham Light

Sonic Encounters is being converted from a podcast to an album series. Click here to learn more. This soundscape is the soundtrack to an imaginary experience where – using a special morphing environment suit – you can instantly transition from a land to sea simply by walking into the surf. Story The piece begins with... Continue Reading →

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