With Lost in the Rat Maze Aidan Baker produces an unconventional album – even to Baker-standards. Having been known for his extensive ambient soundscapes, Baker chose a different approach to his sound weaving – albeit true to the “Bakersound”. In stead of a densely layered and broad sound palette, Baker has almost embraced a “postrockish” method of composing. More compact, pointed and clear progressions can be discovered, together with a diverse array of instruments, sounds and techniques. Expect the classic Aidan Baker elements: captivating, fascinating and repetitive mesmerizing sounds – but with a different twist to it.
Limited to 900 copies (100 copies in oversized sleeve, 800 copies in regular jewel case)