Hotei Arcūs is a region of the moon Titan (one of Saturn's) where there are frozen flows of methane 200M tall and cryovolcanic lava flows. The idea of this truly alien environment inspired this 11 minute ambient landscape by Spookydirt.
Spookydirt is the nom d’electronique of Andrew cotterill. He mostly produces ambient pieces in a Biospehere/Eno vein. In adition to being a producer, he plays guitar, keyboards and sings.
He is also a member of ambient/medieval/ neoclassical/ weirdfolk/drone band Far Black Furlong, the acoustic duo Cotterill & Kearns and the triphop band Mink15.
He is based in Shropshire, England. He was born in 1971.
from One Year,
track released May 1, 2009
Written and played by Andrew Cotterill