Six Organs of Admittance is the primary musical project of guitarist Ben Chasny. Chasny’s music is largely guitar-based and is often considered new folk, however it includes obvious influences, marked by the use of drones, chimes, and eclectic percussive elements.
[audio:Six Organs of Admittance – spirits abandoned.mp3]Via Drag City Six Organs of Admittance is is the music of one man — Ben Chasny, along with whomever he ropes in for recording sessions and shows.
Sometimes nobody’s there with him, depending on his mood. And that’s alright too. This one-man band started in 1998 when Ben self-released his first LP in an edition of 400, little dreaming that one day Six Organs of Admittance would sell 59 times that many.
Six Organs of Admittance “Anesthesia” Music Video
It was just something that happened. Over the years, Six Organs of Admittance has been released on a variety of labels, most notably Holy Mountain. During this time, Six Organs of Admittance became one of the most influential sounds in the underworld with albums such as Dust and Chimes, Dark Noontide and Compathia.
Six Organs of Admittance
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