Aural Films welcomes the new wonderful collaboration album by Darkstar83 & 3bc titled "The Mirage of Lost Hope." The four track album takes us on a journey across expansive soundscapes accompanied by trumpet and ambient electronics for a beautifully unique cinematic sound experience.
released May 19, 2014
All tracks written, performed, and produced by Darkstar83 (aka Kostas Konstadanidis) and 3bc (aka Don Cook) between 2012 and 2013. Trumpet on Into Ruins by Tetsuroh Konishi. Mixed by 3bc. Cover photography and design by Darkstar83.
Original Release 05 November 2013
Darkstar83 is the minimalistic ambient work of Constantinos Constadinidis from Athens, Greece. Drawing from melancholic atmospheres and feelings of the mind Darkstar83 paints a dark and spacious sonic-scape with his work.
3bc is an ambient/electronic/experimental project of Don Cook, a Los Angeles based musician and composer. Primarily working with virtual instruments, Don weaves an engaging tapestry of sound from soothing melodic tones to the dark spaces of the sonic spectrum.
Tetsuroh Konishi is an Ambient Trumpet artist from Saitama, Japan.
Videos for each of the tracks are located here:
The Mirage of Lost Hope (video by Cesar Naves) - www.youtube.com/watch
Crumbling Dreams (video by Cesar Naves) - www.youtube.com/watch
When Forever Ends (video by Doug Henry, Google Earth Version) - www.youtube.com/watch
When Forever Ends (video by Doug Henry, MIR Version) - www.youtube.com/watch
Into Ruins (video by Cesar Naves) - www.youtube.com/watch
Additional video art by Cesar Naves may be found at vimeo.com/cesarnaves
Additional video art by Doug Henry may be found at henrybrothersstudio.com
Aural Films Catalog No. AF0037