While listening to Irezumi’s wonderful ambient album “Endurance” (inspired by Ernest Shackleton’s tragic Antarctic expedition, it is one amazing ambient album that I’d highly recommend; you can still get normally priced copies of the limited edition, on discogs.com for example) I was wondering what else the Snowblood label may have released… only to find out… nothing. Bummer!
A brief exchange with Hoshin on Facebook revealed that in the somewhat difficult times right now, the label is dormant; I of course asked why they’re not at least doing an electronic release on Bandcamp to raise some funds, but they prefer to have both a physical and a download release ready at the same time. For now, the best we can do is to enjoy the otherwise unreleased work on Soundcloud. I’m particularly fond of Esylt’s collection: