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This is the accumulation of 249 full-length reviews which I like to call the 1999-2000 Review Index. Handily arranged in a retrograde-calendarical fashion with links to each Month as well as each review. Talk about convenience!

December 2000:

Ashera: Colour Glow   (9.3)  (Ashera - 2000)
d/form: what are you thinking   (8.6)  (Zenapolæ - 1998)
Ferrella~Schaefer: Musical Catechism   (8.2)  (Earthboys - 2000)
L. Gaab: Morphosis   (8.3)  (Morphosis - 2000)
Jeff Karsin: Pandataria   (8.3)  (Jeff Karsin - 2000)
KSINE: dark ambient Christmas music 1   (8.6)  (mp3.com - 2000)
para!helion: Midaq Alley   (8.3)  (Skin and Barrel Music - 2000)
Lou Reed: Metal Machine Music   (8.2)  (Buddha - 2000)
Robert Rich: Sunyata   (8.4)  (Hypnos/Soundscape - 2000)
TALES: Echoes from the Last Fairyland   (8.2)  (Somewhere in Time Records - 2000)
Various Artists: ambient.01@hyperreal   (9.3)  (aquaFM - 2000)
Various Artists: Slumberland (episode two)   (8.2)  (Waveform - 2000)
Vidna Obmana: The Contemporary Nocturne   (8.5)  (Hypnos - 2000)
Vir Unis: Aeonian Glow   (9.3)  (Greenhouse - 2000)

November 2000:

richard chartier: series   (8.3)  (LINE - 2000)
Deep Chill Network: Dreams 3   (8.7)  (Dark Duck - 2000)
M. Griffin/D. Fulton: The Most Distant Point Known   (8.9)  (Hypnos - 2000)
Juno Reactor: Shango   (9.0)  (Blue Room - 2000)
Kolo: Diversions of Granduer   (8.8)  (C-FOM - 2000)
komet: rausch   (9.2)  (12k - 2000)
Stephen Philips: Natural Environments   (8.4)  (Dark Duck - 2000)
Sykes: I Witness   (9.0)  (Iris Light - 2000)
Various Artists: pegged   (8.3)  (Zenapolæ - 2000)
Various Artists: The Archipelago: Islands   (8.5)  (the archipelago - 2000)
Various Artists: variious   (8.4)  (Intransitive - 2000)
When: Writercakebox; The Unblessed World of When   (8.3)  (Jester - 1999)
erik wollo: guitar nova   (8.4)  (Spotted Peccary / Wanderings - 2000)
zer0 0ne: prot0type2   (8.3)  (Waveform - 2000)

October 2000:

beefcake: coincidentia oppositorum   (8.5)  (Hymen - 2000)
Bogus Blimp: cords.wires   (8.3)  (Jester Records - 2000)
Cyber Zen Sound Engine: Moonscapes: How Stones Become Enlightened   (8.2)  (N-light-N Records - 2000)
Mathias Grassow: The Fragrance of Eternal Roses   (8.5)  (Arya - 2000)
mollusk: v1.3   (8.4)  (Mollusk - 2000)
Rockenfield/Speer: Hells Canyon   (8.3)  (Rainstorm Records - 2000)
mark spybey & mick harris: bad roads, young drivers   (8.6)  (hushush - 2000)
Zero Ohms: Supreme - Infinite - Essence   (8.5)  (Zero Ohms Productions - 2000)

September 2000:

antifade: immunoflourescence   (8.5)  (Dank Disk - 2000)
Jim Cole & Spectral Voices: Sky   (9.1)  (Spectral Spiral Music - 2000)
John Duncan: Tap Internal   (8.2)  (Touch - 2000)
eM: import   (8.4)  (Fällt - 2000)
Illusion of Safety, Life Garden, Voice of Eye:
The Nature of Sand
  (8.4)  (Manifold - 2000)
Lustmord: purifying fire   (8.5)  (Soleilmoon - 2000)
Gordon Rhyne: innerstellar   (8.0)  (Zero Ohms - 2000)
Michael Stearns and Ron Sunsinger: Sorcerer   (8.6)  (Spotted Peccary - 2000)
David Toop: 37th Floor at Sunset   (8.3)  (Sub Rosa - 2000)
Various Artists: Invisible Soundtracks : Macro 3   (8.5)  (Leaf - 2000)
Various Artists: Transambient (DVD)   (8.7)  (Addictive Television - 2000)

August 2000:

Koji Asano: A Secret Path of Rain   (7.9)  (Solstice - 2000)
Sara Ayers: Sylvatica   (8.5)  (Dark Wood Recordings - 2000)
Richard Bone: Ascensionism   (8.5)  (Quirkworks Laboratory Discs - 2000)
farfield: the edges of everything   (9.2)  (Farfield - 2000)
James Johnson: Entering Twilight   (9.0)  (Hypnos - 2000)
bill laswell: lo. def pressure   (9.1)  (quatermass - 2000)
lead: music for storms   (8.4)  (adastra - 2000)
Send vs. Deep Chill Network: Chilled-Out Funk   (8.4)  (Dark Duck - 2000)
S.E.T.I.: Pod   (8.5)  (Ash International - 2000)
Kent Sparling: Under New Manna   (9.2)  (Purling/Jicama Salad Co. - 2000)
Robert Scott Thompson: Blue Day   (9.3)  (Aucourant Records - 2000)
Various Artists: Constant Friction: Collaborations 2   (8.3)  (Lo Recordings - 2000)
Various Artists: Economi$ed   (8.4)  (Economy Records - 2000)

July 2000:

Audiochrome: Techno Unit 30   (8.4) (International Audiochrome - 2000)
Beige: I Don't Either   (8.6) (Leaf - 2000)
Mark Deutsch: Fool...   (9.0) (Mark Deutsch Productions - 1999)
EA: EA   (8.8) (Cpt. Sparky - 2000)
tetsu inoue + taylor deupree: active / freeze   (8.7) (12k - 2000)
christian høy knudsen: hav   (8.9) (Council of Nine - 2000)
Lustmord: The Monstrous Soul   (8.3) (Soleilmoon - 1990/2000)
brian parnham: The Broken Silence   (8.6) (Floating Point Records - 2000)
Stephen Philips/Ben Summers: Beyond the Glaze   (8.3) (Dark Duck - 2000)
Rapoon Vs. Kinder Atom: Rapoon Vs. Kinder Atom   (8.5) (klanggalerie - 2000)
Steven Severin: The Woman in the Dunes   (8.2) (RE: - 2000)
Saul Stokes: Outfolding   (9.0) (Hypnos - 2000)
szkieve: des germes de quelque chose   (8.4) (Hushhush - 2000)
the third planet: the third planet   (8.2) (World Class - 2000)
Zero Ohms: atma-spheric surfaces   (8.5) (Zop Opus - 2000)

June 2000:

ambre & mark spybey: sfumato   (8.7) (Hushush - 2000)
Exuviae: Echoes in the Emptiness   (8.9) (GreenHouse Music - 2000)
Randy Greif: Alice in Wonderland   (8.4) (Soleilmoon - )
Hidenobu Ito: Bedroom in the Cage   (8.6) (NS-Com - 2000)
Jet Jaguar: Jet Jaguar   (9.1) (Involve - 2000)
Russell Mills: Strange Familiar   (8.9) (Bella Union - 2000)
Open Canvas: indumani   (8.5) (Waveform - 2000)
O.S.T.: Death Notice   (8.2) (Thousand - 1999)
Signer: Giving It Up To Feel Effected   (8.7) (Involve/Kog Transmissions - 2000)
Sounds from the Ground: Terra Firma   (8.6) (Waveform - 2000)
Various Artists: Caipiríssima   (8.7) (Caipirinha - 2000)
Various Artists: Touch 00   (9.0) (Touch - 2000)
Jah Wobble: Molam Dub   (9.0) (30 Hertz Records - 2000)

May 2000:

Arkkon: Rotunda   (8.3) (Soleilmoon - 2000)
Koji Asano: Momentum   (8.4) (Solstice - 2000)
Shafqat Ali Khan: Shafqat Ali Khan   (8.2) (World Class - 2000)
William Orbit: Pieces in a Modern Style   (8.4) (Maverick - 2000)
orbitronik: my computer my stereo   (8.8) (Thousand - 2000)
Patio: Parallel Play   (9.2) (Involve - 2000)
Jeff Pearce: To the Shores of Heaven   (9.2) (Hypnos - 2000)
Ras Command: Serious Smokers   (8.3) (Waveform - 2000)
Rasa: Devotion   (8.3) (Hearts of Space - 2000)
Steve Roach & Vidna Obmana: Live Archive   (9.0) (Groove Unlimited - 2000)
Tom Tyler: Asleep at the Switch   (8.7) (DC Recordings - 2000)
Various Artists: Ambient Landscapes 2   (9.0) (Dark Duck - 2000)
various artists: between sun and moon   (8.8) (Soleilmoon - 2000)
Various Artists: MetaSynthia 1   (8.8) (Glen Bledsoe - 2000)
Vidna Obmana & Willem Tanke:
Variations for Organ, Keyboard and Processors
  (8.6) (Multimood - 1999)
Susumu Yokota: magic thread   (9.0) (Leaf - 2000)

April 2000:

Apollon/Muslimgauze: Year Zero   (8.5) (D.O.R. - 1999)
Laboratory of Modified Perceptions: dust from gold   (8.7) (MPI - 1999)
Maitreya: From the Mothership   (9.1) (Council of Nine - 1999)
Loren Nerell: The venerable dark cloud   (8.9) (Amplexus - 2000)
The Octagon Man: Ito Calculus   (8.5) (DC Recordings - 2000)
Pemberton & Edwards: Enhanced Environments   (8.4) (Subversal - 1999)
Robert Rich: Humidity - Three Concerts   (9.2) (Hypnos/Soundscape - 2000)
Steve Roach: Midnight Moon   (8.6) (Projekt - 2000)
Twine & Horchata: Resource   (8.7) (AdAstra / Zero1 - 1999)
Various Artists: 12k1008   (8.6) (12k - 2000)
Various Artists: Osmosis   (8.5) (Leaf - 1999)
Vidna Obmana: The Surreal Sanctuary   (9.1) (Hypnos - 2000)

March 2000:

Depth Charge: Lust 2   (8.8) (DC Recordings - 1999)
Francisco Lopez: Untitled #89   (8.3) (OR - 2000)
Nocturnal Emissions: Futurist Antiquarianism   (8.4) (Soleilmoon - 2000)
Scanner: Lauwarm Instrumentals   (8.7) (Label - 1999)
mikael stavöstrand: delgenelralton   (8.6) (Staalplaat - 1999)
Alexandre St-Onge: Une mâchoire et deux trous   (8.3) (Namskeio - 1999)
Tales: Marco Polo, a life for a dream   (8.1) (Arizona University Recordings - 1999)
David Tollefson: Near and Far   (9.0) (Hypnos - 1999)
Various Artists: Substancia 2   (8.4) (Quatermass - 2000)
Vidna Obmana/Jan Marmenout: Spirits   (9.2) (highgate - 1999)

February 2000:

figure: my spine is the bow that breaks   (8.9) (Multimood - 1999)
In The Nursery: groundloop   (8.4) (ITN Corporation - 2000)
Ma Ja Le / James Johnson: Live Under a harvest Moon   (9.0) (Zero Music - 1999)
noisex: 1920.00   (8.5) (Ant-Zen - 1999)
Dino Pacifici: Hallowed Ground   (8.4) (Dance Plant - 1999)
retro-a.k.a.: synaesthesia   (8.7) (Stalplaat - 1999)
Steve Roach: the deam circle   (9.1) (Timeroom Editions - 1999)
Various Artists: Convergent Evolution   (9.1) (GreenHouse - 1999)

January 2000:

c4i: copenacre   (8.7) (Staalplaat - 1999)
cocteau twins: BBC Sessions   (8.8) (Bella Union - 1999)
jonathan coleclough: windlass   (8.6) (Staalplaat - 1999)
Danna & Clément: The Best of Danna & Clément   (9.1) (Mirage - 1999)
Dome: yclept   (8.3) (WMO - 1999)
Muslimgauze: Speaking With Hamas   (9.0) (Staalplaat - 1999)
Rapoon: What do you suppose? (The Alien Question)   (8.5) (Staalplaat - 1999)
Steve Roach: Atmospheric Conditions   (9.2) (Timeroom Editions - 1999)
Vir Unis: The Drift Inside   (9.5) (GreenHouse Music - 1999)

December 1999:

Deep Chill Network: Dreams 2   (8.7) (Dark Duck Records - 1999)
taylor deupree + richard chartier: spec.   (8.6) (12k - 1999)
John Flomer: night in the vapor jungle   (8.1) (Spotted Peccary - 1999)
Larry Kucharz: Digichoral Blue Portraits   (8.7) (International Audichrome - 1999)
Laminar: Ante-Chamber   (8.3) (Soleilmoon - 1999)
Le Forcibi Di Manitú: play and remix Lieutenant Murnau   (7.7) (Earthly Delights - 1999)
southpacific: constance   (8.5) (turnbuckle - 1999)
Tlön Uqbar: La Bola Perdida   (8.5) (Staalplaat - 1999)
Various Artists: knots   (8.4) (Thousand - 1999)
Various Artists: The Thin Edge of the Wedge   (8.2) (ArtOfFact - 1999)
Vidna Obmana/Alio Die: Echo Passage   (8.9) (Musica Maxima Magnetica - 1999)

November 1999:

Alp: At Home With Alp   (8.8) (Soleilmoon - 1999)
Aube: Ricochetentrance   (8.4) (Lunar - 1999)
Ayers/Everall/Harris: Mesmeric Enabling Device   (9.0) (Soleilmoon - 1999)
Richard Bone: Ether Dome   (8.4) (Hypnos - 1999)
Eleven Shadows : Sangsara   (8.4) (AdAstra - 1999)
Mark Hunton: Annapurna: The Towering Sky   (7.7) (Spotted Peccary - 1999)
Mara's Torment: The Barrier of Skin   (8.7) (Rik MacLean - 1999)
Marnie: Legitimo Polvo   (8.5) (Sinistral - 1998)
Rapoon: Navigating By Colour   (9.1) (Soleilmoon - 1999)
Various Artists: Terra Musica: Global Explorer II   (8.2) (M21/Zip Dog - 1999)

October 1999:

0/r: 0/r   (8.5) (12k - 1999)
Elemental: Thee Divine Imagination   (8.0) (Aethyr Productions - 1999)
Jeff Greinke: Ride   (8.2) (FWD - 1999)
Russell Mills/Undark: Pearl and Umbra   (8.7) (Bella Union - 1999)
reprobus: sonoluminescence   (8.1) (Label - 1998)
Steve Roach: Light Fantastic   (8.7) (Fathom - 1999)
tear ceremony: emulsion   (9.1) (Simulacra - 1999)
The Tunnel Singer: Water Birth   (7.9) (Tunnel Singer Records - 1999)
Vidna Obmana and Jeff Pearce: True Stories   (9.0) (Mirage - 1999)

September 1999:

Ambient Temple of Imagination: Y2KAOS   (8.5)
(ATOI:MS - 1999)
Michael Bross: Soul Fragments   (8.4) (SoundPlanet - 1999)
Coyote Oldman: House Made of Dawn   (7.7) (Hearts of Space - 1999)
the foundry: mote   (8.5) (The Foundry - 1999)
Jeff Greinke/Anisa Romero: Hana   (8.8) (First World - 1999)
David Helpling: Sleeping on the Edge of the World   (8.2) (Spotted Peccary - 1999)
THU20: DERDE SCHIJF   (8.0) (Staalplaat - 1998)

August 1999:

cathars: amorpheus   (7.7) (miau miau international - 1999)
Jeff Greinke: Lost Terrain   (9.4) (Hypnos - 1999)
Muslimgauze: Fakir Sind   (8.7) (Soleilmoon - 1999)
Jon Sheffield: Shore Hoses   (9.2) (Sparkling Beatnik - 1999)
sneakster: pseudo-nouveau   (8.0) (Bella Union - 1999)
Omar Faruk Tekbilek: One Truth   (8.3) (World Class - 1999)
thermal + seofon: A Monument of Chance   (8.5) (thousand - 1999)

July 1999:

Agricantus: The Best of Agricantus   (8.2) (World Class - 1999)
Controlled Bleeding: Between Tides   (8.2) (Multimood - 1999)
Biff Johnson: Mirage at the Crossroads   (8.3) (Broad Vista - 1999)
Larry Kucharz: unit 28: blue motion   (7.7) (International Audiochrome - 1999)
Muslimgauze: Observe with Sadiq Bey   (8.6) (Staalplaat - 1999)
Nocturnal Emissions: The World is My Womb   (8.4) (Soleilmoon - 1999)
Shadowbug 4: Tiny Voices of Love and Fear   (8.5) (Soleilmoon - 1999)
Jon Sheffield: Calves Valves   (9.2) (Sparkling Beatnik - 1998)
shuttle358: optimal.lp   (9.4) (12k - 1999)
Vidna Obmana/Serge Devadder: The Shape of Solitude   (9.0) (Multimood - 1999)

June 1999:

Amir Baghiri/Mathias Grassow: True North   (8.5) (Arya - 1998)
Meg Bowles: from the dark earth   (9.0) (Kumatone - 1999)
deutsch nepal: erosion   (8.4) (Staalplaat - 1999)
dystopia: the second dawn   (8.4) (Origo Sound - 1998)
FingerPaint: In the Loop   (8.3) (FNGP - 1999)
Deborah Martin: Deep Roots, Hidden Water   (8.3) (Spotted Peccary - 1999)
Nick Parkin: Island of Dust   (9.2) (Soleilmoon - 1999)
Robert Rich: Inner Landscape   (9.0) (Hypnos - 1999)
stilluppsteypa: reduce by reducing   (8.2) (Staalplaat - 1998)
Various Artists: North Africa   (8.5) (World Class - 1999)

May 1999:

Richard Bone: Coxa   (8.2) (Quirkworks - 1999)
Fingerpaint: Primary Colors: Blue   (8.1) (FNGP Records - 1998)
Kerovnian: Far Beyond, before the Time   (8.3) (Cold Spring - 1999)
Muslimgauze: Azure Deux   (9.4) (Staalplaat - 1999)
Loren Nerell: Indonesian Soundscapes   (8.5) (Soleilmoon Recordings - 1999)
Conrad Praetzel: Receive   (8.4) (Paleo Music - 1998)
Steve Roach: Stormwarning   (8.4) (Soundquest - 1989/1999
twine: reference   (9.0) (AdAstra - 1999)
Various Artists: Weightless, Effortless   (8.6) (Hypnos - 1999)
Obmana/Tietchens: Motives for Recycling   (9.2) (Soleilmoon Recordings - 1999)
Viridian Sun: Perihelion   (8.5) (Hypnos - 1998)

April 1999:

Ashera: Cobalt 144   (9.6) (www.ashera.com - 1999)
dreamSTATE: Between Realities   (8.3) (e-SPACE recordings- 1998)
James Johnson: Surrender   (9.1) (Zero Music - 1999)
laocoön: immersion   (8.9) (Parnassus Nump - 1998)
Steve Roach: Truth and Beauty   (8.9) (Soundquest Music - 1999)
Saul Stokes: zo pilots   (8.3) (Hypnos - 1999)
Tuu The Frozen Lands   (9.1) (Amplexus - 1999)

March 1999:

Mara's Torment: Across for Show   (8.3) (Rik MacLean - 1998)
Rod Modell/Michael Mantra: sonic continuum   (7.9) (Hypnos - 1998)
Eban Schletter: Frontiers   (8.5) (Netherota - 1998)
Sir Isaac Neutron's Ambient Dalliance: Gravity For Beginners   (7.9) (Watercolour Records - 1998)
Urchin: Urchin   (8.5) (Waveform - 1999)
Various Artists: Oscillations   (8.3) (Halcyon - 1998)
Vidna Obmana: landscape in obscurity   (8.1) (Hypnos - 1999)

Febuary 1999:

Lilith: Field Notes   (7.7) (World Domination - 1999)
Makyo: Shringara   (7.5) (World Domination - 1998)
Jeff Pearce: Daylight Slowly   (7.7) (Hypnos - 1998)
Steve Roach/Vir Unis: Body Electric   (8.5) (Projekt - 1999)
sonogram: heartbeat submarines   (8.1) (Simulacra - 1999)
David Tollefson: new eyes on the universe   (9.1) (Hypnos - 1998)
Various Artists: The "Steam" Soundtrack   (7.7) (World Class - 1998)

January 1999:

Black Tape For A Blue Girl: As One Aflame Laid Bare By Desire   (7.9) (Projekt - 1998)
Fountainhead: Cloud Cover   (7.9) (Aucourant - 1998)
Paul Haslinger: Score   (8.3) (RGB Records - 1998)
Dino Pacifici: Acquiescent Resonance   (5.9) (Dance Plant - 1998)
Philip Samartzis: Residue   (7.9) (Dorobo - 1998)
Various Artists: Ancient Alien   (7.5) (Waveform - 1998)
Various Artists: Oedipus Brain Foil   (8.7) (Soleilmoon - 1998)
Vox: Divine Rites   (8.5) (World Class - 1998)
Where Echoes End: By the Pricking of my Thumb   (7.1) (Beaks Ahoy - 1998)
Zero One: Zero One   (6.9) (Waveform - 1998)

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