Podcast 19: Morkebla Morkebla derives his moniker from Norwegian for dark blue, and like a gestalt of Nordic estuaries crisscrossed with vermillion sea creatures, invites us to peer into his…
Fenomena Studio spent some nice words about me:
"Morkebla derives his moniker from Norwegian for ‘‘dark blue’’, and like a gestalt of Nordic estuaries crisscrossed with vermillion sea creatures, invites us to peer into his imaginative biosphere, treating us with an organic mix of selections drawn from his mind’s reclusive outpost. Based in Italy, with an EP out on the Spanish label - ‘Fracaso’, and a forthcoming release on Milan’s ‘Haunter Records’, Morkebla gives credence to his name, gliding into view with his own tracks drawn from a reservoir of past influences, encompassing Krautrock, Ambient, and Noise.
A mariner voyages through crescent waves and dodges blows of vindictive winds, embittered by the encroachment of the lone sailor into aquatic backdrops not meant to meet the discernment of the human eye. Pushing the groaning scaffolding of his ship further through the reaches of this damned place, the resistance only gains fervour, until, with a snap, the ship breaks in two, siphoning his body into the lambent maelstrom of foaming waters, made luminescent by the harvest moon. […]”