Icelandic producer and post-classical composer Ben Frost (who has worked with Swans, Tim Hecker, Brian Eno, Valgeir Sigur∂sson, Colin Stetson, and many others) has announced the release of Aurora, his fifth LP and the follow-up to 2009’s By The Throat. Aurora will be released on May 27 via Mute in collaboration with Bedroom Community.
Below you can check out a short snippet from the album via a short film by Trevor Tweeten and Richard Mosse. The press release states that this will be the first in a series of shorts from the duo to Frost’s Aurora music.
Frost will also be heading out on a European tour in support of Aurora. Tour dates after the video.
4/26–Convergence Festival–London, ENGLAND
5/15–The Button Factory–Dublin, IRELAND
5/16–Triskel Arts Centre–Cork, IRELAND
5/17–CLICK Festival–Elisinore, DENMARK
5/20–Muziekgebouw at Trouw–Amsterdam, HOLLAND
5/21–UT Connewitz–Leipzig, GERMANY
5/23—MeetFactory–Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC
5/24–Žedno Uho Festival–Zagreb, CROATIA
5/29–MUTEK Festival–Montreal, CANADA
6/12–Sonar Festival–Barcelona, SPAIN