?s new album is out now on Just Music. The cult downtempo outfit have been receiving great praise for this Digital only release.
?Minimal, introspective, ethereal electronica? Gorgeous
?Poetic and almost classical
Echoes ? A Lost Connection is currently at number 2 on the Echoes Chart
?A concept album shaped around themes of isolation and disconnection, inspired by images of withdraw from the world?sophisticated music?harmonious stillness?
?A Lost Connection transcends its talking points - as Marconi Union presents the world in a way we had not considered before
Richard Talbot and Jamie Crossley make up the enigmatic and publicity shy duo, who bring with them an acclaimed style and much praise from downbeat tastemakers, as last month?s number 2 position on the Echoes chart shows.
Under Wires and Searchlights their first album, appeared on the small British independent label Ochre Records in 2003, immediately drawing attention for its combination of synths, guitars, strings and cinematic soundscapes. Released in limited numbers copies quickly became sought after, often changing hands for high prices.
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