Ambient Music Resources has
already collected all the best major
ambient music sites with a whole
section devoted to
The Toronto Scene.
Toronto Live Ambient, Electronic and
musicworks magazine is committed to finding new and challenging
forms of expression in the sound arts. Published
three times a year,
each issue includes a CD which features the artists in
seldom heard elsewhere.
Adventures in Sound Art is a non-profit organization that
performances and installations spanning the entire
spectrum of electroacoustic
Through workshops, lectures, and demonstrations that teach
perception of sound, New Adventures in Sound Art offers
the opportunity to
educate artists and audiences both locally
New Adventures in Sound Art now offers four series
through the year: Sound
things.com is the new internet music boutique for
ambient/chillout/experimental/triphop/dreampop... CDs by
PiNG performers and ambient/experimental artists
from across the continent and the world. THE place to
music from the Toronto scene and elsewhere with
has a weekly e-mail list which will keep you
up-to-date onfree-improvisation, experimental music and
sound art events
Canada was founded
by Artistic Director
Cherney in 1982, Soundstreams Canada
commissions and presents Canadian and international
new music, generating
opportunities for dynamic encounters
among composers, performers and audiences. Their goal is
promote new music by creating unique and
and fostering awareness of a growing Canadian
musical legacy. For most concerts, Soundstreams pairs
often premiering new works
concert. The company also regularly pairs Canadian and
international musicians, allowing Soundstreams the opportunity
share and celebrate the excellence of Canadian
artists with visiting performers.
active online community forum with local and national
angel theory has been on the air since July of 2001.
an eclectic blend of atmospheric music, it is a perfect
background for the creative mind. Embracing many emotions,
it journeys through the darkness and the light, touching many
genres on the way. Tune in here
and hear some PiNG ARTiSTS.
The Music Gallery is a
publicly assisted centre supporting the
creation, performance and production of work in contemporary
original, experimental or free jazz, ethnocentric
or electronic music work involving mixed
or experimental media and
Toronto.com covers the spectrum of events in the city. It's
handy spot to check what's happening today or tonight
is an excellent weekly Sunday night live music series
with art installations, a monthly zine, a DJ showcase and lightshows
based at Sneaky Dee's. You'll find a number of AMBiENT PiNG
performers featured in their very eclectic lineups.
Ambient/Experimental Promoters and Venues
in Other Cities
A Worcester, Massachusetts series of electronic,
and space music events currently at the
Worcester Artist Group, 38
EARS FESTIVAL - The mission of BIG EARS is to offer
and dynamic platform of musical and artistic discovery, presenting
variety of adventurous,
exploratory concerts and performances,
installations, discussions, and
interactive experiences by artists
possessed of singular and unique visions
that stand apart from
the mainstream. BIG
EARS 09 FESTIVAL
Tennessee on February 6 – 7 – 8,
2009 and features
an immersive, adventurous gathering to include Philip
The Johnsons, Fennesz, Michael Gira, Jon Hassell
Street, Matmos, The Necks, Negativland,
Pauline Oliveros and many more.
Dub Beautiful Collective -
An ambient series in San Francisco,
California presenting an irregular series of significant ambient
Effects - A San Francisco, California based ongoing
concerts showcasing the use of found sound, found materials, and
field recordings in media art, presented in a comfortable environment.
964 Natoma San Francisco, CA, USA.
host to a monthly series in Montreal Quebec called LABprojects (Live Ambience & Beats) that gathers
musicians, VJs and DJs
from the Montreal community for one-time
collaborative improv events. The music, while initially being
rooted in ambient
textures, has often branched off into
experimental territories, depending on the invitied guests.
Ambient Consortium - The Ping tips its hat
to the heart of the venerable Philadelphia ambient scene.
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the hungry with just a click of your mouse.
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