In the Echoes Podcast, Jake Shimabukuro, the virtuoso Hawaiian ukulele player, talks about revolutionizing an instrument often seen as a novelty into a tool of pyrotechnic fury and ambient expanses. His new album, The Jake Shimabukuro Trio is a stylistic shift into more contemplative, ambient...
In the Echoes Podcast, a lost icon, Deep Mountain's Bapak Dudal, the pioneer of ambient world fusion. We return to our 1996 interview with this obscure musician.
In the Echoes Podcast this week, Alex Somers and Gentle Giant. Alex Somers is a name you hear on the fringes. He’s produced people like singer Briana Marella and Julianna Barwick. He worked on the last two albums from Icelandic Icons, Sigur Ros and then formed a duo with Jonsi...