Premiere: MA’AM – Pretended Resistance


The lighthouse emitted its invasive beam across the dark waters, a warning sign to those who’d dare venture into these parts. Tales of lost ships and strange amphibians had been passed down for generations, but nobody truly knew the mysteries of this place or the deadly creatures that lurked beneath the depths. It was better left that way…

Budapest-based label Exiles have brought together artists from near and far for their annual compilation, which focuses this time on the sonic exploration of maritime fantasies. Titled Sirens the 20-track release features contributions from the likes of Arexibo, Mala Herba, Thea Soti and our pick from MA’AM, who sonically drift through the realms of dark ambient, chamber music, choral, drone and experimental.

All digital purchases will be donated to The Women For Women Together Against Violence Association (NANE), a non-profit NGO that was established in 1994 with the aim to fight violence against women and children.