Six Organs of admittance began in Santa Cruz as a solo folk/drone/psychedelic/mantra project by Ben Chasny in 1998. He recorded his first album, Six Organs of Admittance (1998 - Holy Mountain), and released it alone in very limited numbers. He has managed to keep up a pace of about one album a year since and has enjoyed a growing success in the indie and avant garde music scenes.
His next album, Nightly Trembling (1999 - Time Lag), gave us more of the same. Droning buzzes, glimmering chimes and fine fingerpicking guitar work along with Chasny's falsetto and half mumbled lyrics create a mystical ambience in the sounds of the records. Stories loom notoriously about... Read More