Beyond the Boundary

by The Light Dreams

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Captain Underpants
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Captain Underpants This album takes the special spot of #200 in my collection. The Light Dreams is truly a worthy addition for any collector of electronic/epic/dub/atmospheric/ambient/etc.... I am very pleased with these albums and am excited for future releases.
Michael Reilly
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Michael Reilly Pulsating electronic soundscapes, beautifully composed with energy and vitality. This album is brilliantly ended by the stunning orchestral majesty of 'Into the Unknown', a monumental musical pleasure. Favorite track: Into the Unknown.
Daniel
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Daniel Lots of interstellar ambient music that has the charming “80′s synthesizer” kind of touch and this is exactly what it feels like listening to it: a sci-fi thriller from the 80′s in outer space! While the tracks are sometimes filled with spoken words in forms of transmissions the most prominent part are the quite catchy rhythms throughout the album ranging from easy listening to suspension and thrilling. A welcoming 41 minutes journey of exploring space that I’ll gladly venture through.
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The idea of travelling to the stars is at the heart of the endeavours of the Initiative for Interstellar Studies. This album expresses that challenge in orchestral form, and evokes the concept of space travel in a way that speaks to anyone who shares that fascination with the unknown.

We find ourselves reaching out into space with themes that mirror aspects of long-distance spaceflight. They lead us into realms of which we have little knowledge from our normal lives, through to a positive image of facing up to the mystery of the wider cosmos. Is that where the ultimate goal of the human race lies? Feel your way there with music which touches the intuition that lies in all of us to seek what is “beyond”. You never know what you might find.


Released in association with the Initiative for Interstellar Studies (www.i4is.org)

BEYOND THE BOUNDARY shares its title with a new book from The Initiative for Interstellar Studies – to find out more about the book, visit: i4is.org/news/beyond-the-boundary-book-released

credits

released December 2, 2013

All tracks composed and performed by Alex Storer.
Text by Richard Hayes.
Cover artwork by David A. Hardy (www.astroart.org).
Booklet text by Keith Cooper.
© Alex Storer / The Light Dreams 2013

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The Light Dreams Sheffield, UK

Independently recording as The Light Dreams since 2006, Alex Storer takes influence from artists such as Jarre, Oldfield and Bowie.

The music of The Light Dreams achieves a sense of looking beyond our everyday existence through a fusion of styles, whether it be taking us to planets orbiting distant stars, exploring life in the urban environment or probing the depths of human consciousness.
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