Friendly greetings! I am TORLEY.

I make sonic science fiction*

Criticism always follows worthwhile action. The opposite is seldom true.

Listen to these (mostly) short sound stories with massive melodies and vibrant arrangements. I’ve discovered them from alternate realities, in an ongoing research project to expand the edges of expressive electronic music.

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What have I been creating?

2016

2015

Video and music by Torley for Linden Lab‘s hit iOS game, Blocksworld.

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What is sonic science fiction?

Writing about music really is like dancing about architecture, and Frank Zappa’s observation remains lucidly correct. I continue to wrestle with the “right” words to describe what I do: sometimes I choose those terms because of a pleasant...

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