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Ambient music is a genre of music that puts an emphasis on tone and atmosphere over traditional musical structure or rhythm.
Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England, with an estimated population of 1,101,360, making it the second most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The Custard Factory is an independent shopping destination and creative and digital business workspace location in Digbeth Birmingham, England.
Dark ambient (especially in the 1980s referred to as ambient industrial) is a genre of post-industrial musicReed, Alexander: Assimilate: A Critical History of Industrial Music, Oxford University Press, 2013,, p. 190 that features an ominous, dark droning and often gloomy, monumental or catacombal atmosphere, partially with discordant overtones.
Dirk Serries (born 1968) is a Belgian composer and ambient musician.
Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments, digital instruments and circuitry-based music technology.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
Experimental music is a general label for any music that pushes existing boundaries and genre definitions.
Godflesh are an English industrial metal band from Birmingham, England.
International Sound Communication (frequently abbreviated as I.S.C.) was a series of compilation cassettes, compiled and distributed as a mail art project by Andi Xport from Peterborough, England, in the mid-1980s.
Isis (sometimes stylized ISIS) was an American heavy metal band founded in Boston, Massachusetts in 1997 but later based in Los Angeles.
Ambient 4: Isolationism is a 1994 studio album of new material by various ambient artists released on the Virgin Records label, part of its ''Ambient'' series.
Jesu is a British experimental band formed in 2003 by Justin Broadrick following the 2002 breakup of his band Godflesh.
Justin Karl Michael Broadrick (born 15 August 1969) is a British singer, songwriter, guitarist and drummer.
Manifold Records is a US-based record label and mailorder store specializing in experimental, ambient and other hard-to-define audio materials.
Napalm Death are a British extreme metal band formed in Meriden, West Midlands, England, in 1981.
Neurot Recordings is an American independent record label founded by members of Neurosis and Tribes of Neurot.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Subharmonic was an independent record label based in New York City.
Supersonic Festival is a yearly music festival in Birmingham featuring a combination of music, art, film and other crafts.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
Fabriksampler V2 is a 2008 compilation album by acclaimed international musicians released on Pharmafabrik label, part of its ''Fabriksampler'' series.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.