A very unusual album, that intercalates very brief tracks with exceedingly longer ones, the record is consistently serene, delightful and uniform. Flirting with ambient music and drone all the way through, Une année à Moncton is a very energetic, primordial and sensorial sonorous experience, that seems eager to amplify the hidden potential of an infinite planetary sensibility, that is perfectly able to lead the listener through the antagonistic labyrinth of an individual journey, that is encircled by oceans of beauty and graceful splendor. With gentle and peaceful harmonies that expands from the center of its own intensity, the calmer and lucid sound of this soft arrangements of underlying magnitude of the spirit revolves around its own sphere of omniscience, looking to revitalize at the core of its own fragility the splendid intrinsic strength of a fervor that always seeks genuine flames of life at the hopeful objectives of the soul.
Une année à Moncton certainly is an interesting experimental and sentimental sonorous construction, but, on the other hand, this highly original and individualistic minimalistic work will definitely please a very select and strict audience. While this record evidently has an abundant stream of virtues and qualities upon which its music was created, a striking sense of overwhelming monotony can discourage people from listening to it. Only avid enthusiasts of drone and experimental ambient music will have the patience and the necessary sensible intelligence to fully comprehend the essential majesty of this excellent and salutary work. Nevertheless, this is a serious case of pure and audacious artistic authenticity, that reiterates at the profound insinuation of its creative labor the consistent insurgency of its relevant contributions.
Une année à Moncton is a superb, delirious, profoundly human and magnificent dimensional journey through the boundaries of one’s soul. If you are brave enough, embark on this fantastic, sensational and everlasting imaginary palace of infinity. Nowhere else you will ever feel the same amount of intensity in your life.