The Narcotic Trinket is the latest full length ambient-abstract
release from Kathartes (John Harford). It is a trip through
a crack in the corner of a room - to realms reminiscient of
HP Lovecraft, Michael Moorcock, The Amityville murders and
Luis Brunel. It is perhaps the most musically complete and
complex of all of the ambient albums. A soundtrack to a waking
Kathartes is for
now on hiatus. Though elements of the ambient music creep
into the rest of John's video and music.
Released in 2008.
industrial music, horror movie ambience, and black magic.
Kathartes and John
Myspace - Periodically Checked
Serpentis - John's Medieval Music
Harford - Photo and Visual Arts
- Writing by John
All of these files
are CD quality MP3. The individual tracks are between 3 and
7 MB each. The full archive is about 50 MB.
Dream of a Forgotten City
2. Glimmers (Triangle, Trinket, Treasure
3. A Voice in the Dark
4. Vision After the Sermon
5. The Visitor
6. Hounds Between the Cracks (Triangle,Trinket,
7. Sleep's Basalt Spires (Night Terrors)
8. Waking in the Ancient Garden
9. The Crystal Altar
10. Bones and Brass (Triangle, Trinket,
11. The Idol in the Ruins/Sothis
Trinket Tracks 1-11
material © John R. Harford/Kathartes 2010