On his 16th solo album, 'Airborne', Norwegian guitarist/synthesist Erik Wollo
's unique musical imagination creates passionate and reflective electronic/ambient passages that bridge his melodic moving musicality with tranquil atmospheric altitudes. The album's twelve sculptured compositions reveal a fine eye for form and detail with smooth and gentle flights through intriguing and sensitive environments. This is a musical voyage conjuring images of floating horizons and new unexplored worlds.
manages to synthesize influences from Tangerine Dream
and Pink Floyd
to Steve Reich
and modern electronica. But as one of the most distinctive voices in contemporary instrumental music, he's truly morphed these sounds into a image-evoking modality that is wholly his own." - John Diliberto