Musician, composer, and producer Ben Frost's stark, sweeping soundscapes are appropriately coated with metaphoric rime, striking in frozen beauty yet harrowing. Frost, an Australian who (fittingly) now lives in Iceland, taps a wide array of influences — metal, punk, folk, classical, industrial noise, avant-garde minimalism, electronics — that conspire to forge emotionally complex instrumental forays. It's ambient, but with a volcanic undercurrent that can swamp the... More >>>