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Richard Bone

Richard Bone
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Richard Bone (1952) is considered one of the founding members of the New York electronic music scene. He began composing songs and improvisational pieces using the very first commercially available synthesizers as early as 1979. The exploration of electronics in underground pop and the new wave sounds of the early 1980s continued until the middle of that decade. At that point Richard's music began to reflect his admiration for the pioneering works of Harold Budd and Brian Eno. By the 1990s Bone had stopped composing and recording vocal works entirely and to this day he continues to search for new and fresh approaches to that art form now called “ambient.”
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Releases on file (18)
Richard Bone — Age of Falconry Richard Bone — Age of Falconry
(Mega Dodo DODOCD22, 2017, CD)
Various Artists — Tiddlywinks Various Artists — Tiddlywinks
(Mega Dodo no#, 2017, CD / DL)
Richard Bone — Images from a Parallel World Richard Bone — Images from a Parallel World
(AD114CD, 2013, CD)
Richard Bone — Vesperia Richard Bone — Vesperia
(QRK0134, 2006, CD)
Richard Bone — Saiyuji Richard Bone — Saiyuji
(QRK0133, 2005, CD)
Richard Bone — Alternative Realities (Rare, Unreleased and Alternate Tracks) Richard Bone — Alternative Realities (Rare, Unreleased and Alternate Tracks)
(Spiralight SL-899952, 2003, CD)
Richard Bone — Indium Richard Bone — Indium
(Electroshock Records ELCD 033, 2003, CD)
Richard Bone — Disorient Richard Bone — Disorient
(Quirk 0132, 2002, CD)
Richard Bone — Tales from the Incantina Richard Bone — Tales from the Incantina
(QRK0131, 2001, CD)
Bone, Richard  — Ascensionism Bone, Richard — Ascensionism
(Quirk 12, 2000, CD)
Richard Bone — Etherdome Richard Bone — Etherdome
(Hypnos hyp1917, 1999, CD)
Richard Bone — The Spectral Ships Richard Bone — The Spectral Ships
(Hypnos hyp1808, 1998, CD)
Richard Bone / John Orsi  — A Survey of Remembered Things Richard Bone / John Orsi — A Survey of Remembered Things
(Quirk 08, 1997, CD)
Richard Bone — The Eternal Now Richard Bone — The Eternal Now
(Quirk 07, 1996, CD)
Richard Bone — Metaphysic Mambo Richard Bone — Metaphysic Mambo
(Reversing RR006-2, 1996, CD)
Richard Bone — Vox Orbita Richard Bone — Vox Orbita
(Quirk 06, 1995, CD)
Richard  Bone — Ambiento Richard Bone — Ambiento
(Quirk 1, 1994, CD)
Richard Bone — X Considers Y Richard Bone — X Considers Y
(Quirk 05, 1993, CD)

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