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Information Overlay (When Winter Calls ONS – Track V)

Today brings another track release for the original novel soundtrack attached to my debut novel When Winter Calls.

I have recently started working ‘outside the box’ and using more hardware, taking the first tentative steps into the world of modular synthesizers and enjoying the unique sounds that can be built when you start playing around with control voltages and proper analog gear.  ‘Information Overlay’ is an ambient track that tries to capture the digital information layer that surrounds human interaction and experience, a return to the world of soundscapes and evolving textures.

“They are the interface, Jared. There’s no distinction between the person and the technology. There never has been in all of human history. We are the technology and it is us…a fact that working in plant labs teaches you. There’s no distinction between natural and unnatural, it’s all there together. We might think we see the boundaries in place – but they’re not really there.”

I hope that you enjoy this, somewhat different, approach to futurist thinking and the exploration of technology that has emerged from us in order to eventually symbiotically return back into its source …

New York Science Fiction Film Festival Launches Next Week!

New York Science Fiction Film Festival Launches Next Week!

Coming from the same people who brought you The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival, the launch of The New York Science Fiction Film Festival is just one week away.Continue Reading

The Philip K. Dick European Science Fiction Film Festival – Lineup and Tickets!

The Philip K. Dick European Science Fiction Film Festival – Lineup and Tickets!

The Philip K. Dick European Science Fiction Film Festival has announced two exciting lineups of over 40 films to be screened across two countries for the third annual event.Continue Reading

Progressive Dehumanization: An Interview with Daniel Abella on the PKD Sci-Fi Film Festival

Anybody who has read this blog for any period of time will know how deeply influenced it is by the works of Philip K. Dick. His ability to unpick with great foresight the future trajectory of the human condition is still to this day, despite widespread appreciation for many of his works, an under-appreciated aspect of his large collection of writing.Continue Reading

Philip K. Dick Sci-Fi Film Festival Announces Submissions + March 2017 Dates!

The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival is returning to New York City for its fifth annual event.Continue Reading

Relay Station (When Winter Calls ONS – Track III)

This track – Relay Station – is a slowly building, pulsating track that combines a sense of utopian euphoria with the growing tension of Caldera as the situation there begins to unfold.Continue Reading