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September 2006: Press Release: Tor Lundvall Builds Critical Buzz with Empty City

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Contact:
Michael J. Salo
Strange Fortune
PO Box 440383
Somerville MA 02144 USA
www.strangefortune.com

Electronic Music Artist Tor Lundvall Builds Critical Buzz with Latest Release

New England, September 2006 – Each year in the world of music there will arise new names out of somewhere hidden in the underground to a prominent place in the favorites lists of critics & fans.

One of 2006's best reviewed albums in the electronic music underground may be shaping out to be Tor Lundvall's _Empty City_.

Tor Lundvall is a New York-based artist who likes to call his flavor of electronic music "ghost ambient." The underlying melodic structure of the music means that _Empty City_ might rank as the most listenable "ambient" release you've ever heard, while it's all drenched in a moody, haunted atmosphere that is Tor's real trademark.

Following is some of the press reaction to Tor Lundvall's _Empty City_, 2006.

"Hauntingly beautiful"
– Terrascope

"A masterpiece of evocative, melancholy ambient." (5/5)
– Regen

"Probably the best ambient album in 2006 so far."
– Calmscape, May 2006

"Empty City is groundbreaking and breathtaking."
– Electroambient Space

"Haunting textures for urban dreamers and well recommended."
– Connexion Bizzare

"a must for lovers of dark atmospheres and still summer evenings."
– Heathen Harvest

"like a town glimpsed through a break in the mist.... Lundvall captures this rich tapestry of evocative ambience beautifully with Empty City."
– Igloo

"Lundvall's chosen theme is full of potential, and he delivers."
– Ambient Music Guide

"quite simply a must hear recording for any fan of dark melodic ambient music."
– Lunar Hypnosis

"some of the year's most well-crafted, addictively settling music."
– Chronicles of Chaos

"haunting yet warm and familiar"
– Star’s End

"Strange voices. Metallic echoes. Ghost melodies. Warm and very, very agreeable."
– Soleilnoir

"you'll hardly come across something similar and as convincing."
– Filth Forge

"Certainly one to watch in contemporary ambient music."
– Musique Machine

"Tor Lundvall is the real deal, licensed to chill"
– Mick Mercer

"Tor Lundvall digital=vamp to the brain universe that compressed the acidHUMANIX infectious disease of a chemical=anthropoid with the era respiration-byte."
– Kenji Siratori, author of Blood Electric

"I strongly recommend you pick this disc up."
– Royce Icon

"It's a great album to get lost in for awhile."
– Almostcool

Tor Lundvall's _Empty City_ is released in 2006 and promoted & distributed by Strange Fortune.

_Empty City_ is the fastest selling release from Tor Lundvall, and it is the current fastest selling title at independent music distributor Strange Fortune.

For additional information about Tor Lundvall or distribution by Strange Fortune please contact:

Michael J. Salo
Strange Fortune
PO Box 440383
Somerville MA 02144 USA
www.strangefortune.com

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