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Astral Luminous interview on blastbeat.nl

Posted by Nick Skog on Monday, January 11, 2010,
Scott Johnson/Astral Luminous Interview - blastbeat.nl Hi Scott. How are you?

~ I am good! I have been working lately, and enjoying the lovely fall weather. By the way, I am honored to be part of this interview. I am very appreciative.

Can you give the readers a short description of where Astral Luminous stands for?

~ Astral Luminous is inspiration. It is the mind, body, and soul in one, the embodiment and manifestation of them. It is music to express my personality and approach to music, and ...
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Astral Luminous interview on heathenharvest.com

Posted by Nick Skog on Monday, January 4, 2010,

Here is a copy of the recent interview done by Scott Johnson of Astral Luminous on the highly-regarded webzine 'Heathen Harvest'
DIRECT LINK:

http://www.heathenharvest.com/article.php?story=20091231220413962

Heathen Harvest:  Greetings Scott.  To start this out, can you tell us about the project and what surrounds its core thought pattern?

Scott Johnson: To create experimental metal and ambient, inspired by spiritual, earthly, and psychological subjects.

 

HH:  Your lyrics seem to point ...


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Astral Luminous Update (10/26/09)

Posted by Nick Skog on Wednesday, October 28, 2009,
10-26-09 ~ At the moment, I am writing and recording the material for the 2nd album. Until it is complete, there are samples available on the player for previewing. I am very excited about this release! I have great feelings about it. M├ędan Savamhel (Ba'al Graphics) will design the 2nd album layout, which will also include an illustration by Bernardo Alatorre (Rotengroth). It will be Pro-Cdr in a jewel case, with an 8 page booklet and tray insert. Shortly after it's creation the first ever A...
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Astral Luminous - Transition Period

Posted by Nick Skog on Tuesday, July 28, 2009,
Astral Luminous is currently going through a transitional period.

I have decided to re-construct the image and purpose of this project. I will still create experimental metal/ambient, and still create dark atmospheres, however I am trying to slightly pull away from the black metal image.

When I started this project, I meant for it to be a Ambient black metal project, but also experimental incorporating cosmic themes and sounds. This inspiration, still holds true, even stronger in fact! However...

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Astral Luminous Official Website

Posted by Nick Skog on Thursday, July 16, 2009,
I have updated the Official Astral Luminous Website. While minimalistic, I believe it represents my project well. Please visit and give me your thoughts!

http://astralluminous.moonfruit.com/

...also, if you would be interested in helping me further design the website, please contact me. Thanks.

~S~

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Astral Luminous Album Two

Posted by Nick Skog on Thursday, June 11, 2009,
I have now officially started working on the 2nd album! This album, will be completely experimental black ambient. The sounds used so far are more advanced than before, and production is much clearer and more dynamic. My vision is for the album to be completely instrumental (Experimental black ambient). However, I have considered incorporating a small amount of vocals (myself) and traditional metal instruments (Guitar, bass, drums). I am working on the first song right now. I expect for a sam...
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