Winternight Whisperings

Valentine Wolfe

"Marley was dead, to begin with..." So opens one of the most famous ghost stories of all time. In the bleak midwinter, Victorians liked nothing more during the holiday season than to light a candle and tell ghost stories.

Valentine Wolfe has always had two distinct elements to our musical style: heavy metal and, perhaps less apparent, dark ambient soundscapes. Dark Ambient Soundscapes are instrumental/wordless compositions that place emphasis on tone, atmosphere, or creating the sensation of dark acoustic environments (abandoned buildings, mausoleums, underground caverns). Winternight Whisperings is an album that revives the Victorian tradition of telling ghost stories on Christmas.

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