Hidden Land – Perspectives
possibly the most striking thing about Hidden Land’s music is the conversation
it achieves. Myles O'Mainnian from California and Johan Lager from
Stockholm, Sweden create a sound that is esoteric and stirring. It is a
conversation of the beautiful and the painful, played out over mostly wordless
vocals and swelling strings. It
offers an invitation into the long pause – a reflective space where the
unexpected twists and turns of each track feel a lot like life itself. Ambient
and ethereal, one might think of the work of Sigur Rós or Jónsi and Alex.
However, where both of those projects tend to lean into the experimental,
Hidden Land takes on more traditional chord progressions and deconstructs them
with discordant iterations, creating over and over again the texture of
Written by: Audrey Ebbs
(Awarded Writer/Netflix Original Producer)
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