Source: Bandcamp Daily.
So far, 2022 has been a massive year for ambient. Tons of seasoned heavy hitters—like William Basinski, Claire Rousay, Huerco S., and many more—have put out unignorable records. This month was a little slower, and largely contained output from more low-key up-and-comers. But it was still peppered with gems. From Pontiac Streator’s trippy take on downtempo to Time Wharp’s fantastic exploration of fusion, here are just a handful of the genre’s best records that have come out over the course of the last four weeks.