Scott Morgan has been producing heavily textured ambient music as Loscil since the late 1990s. His work is very carefully measured, boasting a keen ear for structure and atmosphere. It’s perhaps the emotive sense of soul that sets Loscil far apart from the countless computer based ambient composers out there. Although Morgan uses computer processing to create his swirling, haunted music, there is an undeniable amount of humanity infused through his records. This is a rare feat in abstract music of any stripe and marks Morgan as a truly unique ambient composer.
Based in Vancouver, BC, Morgan attended the Simon Fraser University to study music. Given the calm, placid nature of much of Loscil’s music it’s a slight... Read More