‘The Aura‘ and the belief in it can be found in almost all cultures in one form or another. Often signifying fields of energy and spirituality, an aura is a luminous radiational halo surrounding a person or object.

Like 'ambient',

if you classify something

as 'downtempo',

I'm most definitely

pressing play.

Such was the case

for Pavel Dovgal's

mindbending album

The Aura.

Released through

Berlin, Germany label

Project Mooncircle

(so you know it's real),

the eleven song project

(with two bonus


is a sweeping

and majestic

beast, one that feels

like a a batch of countries

you've never visited

in this reality.

“The Soul of Mbira”

needs to be

my ringtone.

It is said that all objects and all living things manifest such an aura. In other respects the aura has also been described as a map of the thoughts and feelings surrounding a person.