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solarmindsIntimate Portraits and Ambient Gestures (2016) by solarminds

A significant departure from the overdriven and highly effected multi-layered electric guitar sound of the lighthouse album, but, “whatever it gets, it gets louder and more psychedelic from this moment on.”…Read More



XRAY art Front CoverX-Rays and Open Transmissions (2016) by solarminds

Limited run bonus disc of live material, remixes, demos, and other exclusive tracks to accompany Intimate Portraits and Ambient GesturesRead More



sun sessions Sun sessions (2009) by solarone

Double album. RIYL – drones, ambient, psychedelia, pollyrhythms, and pure psycho-sonic-shamanic-sojourns into and out of the depths of the universe and your mind…Read More



solarminds a lighthouse for the suna lighthouse for the Sun (2008) by solarminds

Hailed as “Post-Religious Dream Music,” by Audioversity, and “Wiggy Atmospheric Lounge Music,” by the San Diego Reader, this is the “official” debut album from experimental, post-rock band, solarminds…Read More



desert sessionsDesert Sessions (2006) by solarone

10 cover songs, originally intended to be a gift from Chris to his parents in the Spring of 2006, but additional copies of the CD-R were given away as well…Read More



tropical medication sessionstropical medication sessions (2005) by solarone

This project is essentially a study on what became “my salvation” on a lighthouse for the Sun. The album consists of 5 tracks, but there is no break in sound from one track to the next…Read More



DSCN1955solarminds complete set (2003) by solarminds

solarminds demo album one (2003) by solarminds




breathebreathe (1998)

A precursor to the Pisces Shadow projects…Read More



untitled album

untitled album (1996)

A collection of Chris’ earliest recordings done on his Tascam 4-track…Read More