Since the early part of this decade Brooklyn duo Mountains have carved out a unique niche in underground music. Melding elements of American folk, minimalist drone, improvisation, and classic ambient electronics, Brendon Anderegg and Koen Holtkamp create abstract music that is at once challenging and extremely engaging. Rooted equally in rich textural detail and engrossing melodic development, Mountains’ music stands with ambient masters from Eno to Fennesz while cultivating a uniquely American sound through the use of fingerpicked acoustic guitar.
Anderegg and Holtkamp have been friends since their teenage years and both went on to attend the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. They exchanged musical ideas during this time, which... Read More
Experimental, Ambient/Electronic, Rock, Alternative/Indie