Sounds Like: Pieter Nooten
During the mid 80s Pieter Nooten meets Anka Wolbert and Ronny Moerings who just formed Xymox together. Nooten becomes one of their main song writers. Xymox records two highly acclaimed albums on 4AD with Nooten.
During this period Nooten teams up with Michael Brook to record Sleeps with the fish...See Full Bio
“On Haven, Nooten’s aesthetic is rooted loosely in a minimalistic compositional technique, but the detailed production and unexpected musical depth envelope the melancholia in a comforting shroud. Haven is the kind of record that gives modern composition a good name. It will also give countless budding musicians the belief that they can create a valid piece of work with nothing but a laptop. This may not be a bad thing, but it will be a while before anything in the genre matches the maturity, warmth and technical ability displayed by Nooten.”