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Mark Van Hoen - The Revenant Diary album mp3
The Revenant Diary
Mark Van Hoen
Downtempo, Experimental, Ambient
FLAC album size:
1157 mb
Other formats:
4.4 ✪

Mark Van Hoen is a British electronic music artist. He has released under his own name as well as Locust. Pitchfork said, "Musically, Van Hoen belongs to a distinguished family tree. Contact Mark Van Hoen.

Former Seefeel member Mark Van Hoen has been releasing solo material under a variety of aliases since the early '90s, but his career apparently began a decade before that. However, many of its sentiments resemble those of a younger generation of artists recording for labels like Tri Angle. Van Hoen may be submerged in his own past, but the melancholic apprehension of the record is thoroughly universal. Published, Thu, 2 Feb 2012.

Play full-length songs from The Revenant Diary by Mark Van Hoen on your phone, computer and home audio system with Napster. After 2010's songful Where Is the Truth, for City Centre Offices, Mark Van Hoen ignores his pop inclinations in favor of darker hues and more diffuse shapes. Returning to the 4-track recording methods he used as a teen in the early '80s, he immerses himself in foggy drum tracks and even foggier synths and voices, sounding variously like a hazier DJ Shadow or Klaus Schulze.

The Revenant Diary pivots on this combination of complex reflection and simplified technology. A determinedly analog affair, it brims over with Van Hoen's signature sounds: immersively-decayed drones, almost broken ambient surfaces and lulling rhythms, with granular crackle providing spectral grit. All instruments & processing by Mark Van Hoen with additional vocals by Georgia Belmont. Housed in a deluxe full-color gatefold sleeve with spot-varnished design. The second LP is one-sided.

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Summary: The latest solo album for the former Seefeel member was inspired by the rediscovery of some of his recordings from 1982. Genre(s): Electronic.

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1 Look Into My Eyes 4:22
2 Garabndl x 3:56
3 Don't Look Back 4:16
4 I Remember 5:50
5 No Distance (Except The One Between You And Me) 3:37
6 37/3d 6:20
7 Where Were You 4:40
8 Why Hide From Me 2:49
9 Unknown Host 4:16
10 Laughing Stars At Night 4:36
11 Holy Me 9:36

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – Editions Mego
  • Pressed By – Gusstaff
  • Published By – Bucks Music Group


  • Composed By, Instruments, Performer [Processed By] – Mark Van Hoen
  • Design – Stephen O'Malley
  • Vocals [Additional Vocals] – Georgia Belmont


Recorded in Brooklyn & Woodstock NY USA 2011.

© 2012 Editions Mego
Published by Bucks Music Group Ltd

Made in Austria.

Digipak release

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Stickered): 9120020388351
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI AKG C2
  • Matrix / Runout: 12443 GUSSTAFF_EMEGO 136

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
eMEGO 136V Mark Van Hoen The Revenant Diary ‎(LP + LP, S/Sided + Album) Editions Mego eMEGO 136V Austria 2012

  • Conjukus
For me this is the best album so far by Mark, its even better than most of Locust Albums. The tracks included in this release stand up in a very original and powerful way, somehow they´re dark and yet magical and hypnotizing, most of the tracks just brings me back to memory many dreams i had while sleeping, that's right this is a perfect soundtrack for your dreams. "Unknown host" is my favorite music here. I highly recommend this release for every electronic music lover.
  • Uyehuguita
It's strange why someone may like such creepy albums like this one. It's hard to explain why I like this wierd album which is full of obscure, experimental sounds and hazy, unintelligible female voices. The sound texture of the album is blurred and decayed with a slow, inarticulate, flabby rhythm and cracking and creaking sounds which appear in front of a fluid background noise and hardly percievable melodies. Repeated phrases "don't look back" and "where were you" seem like the only distinguishible ones among the other unclear and mystic female voices. But bearing in mind all these odd features of the album I wonder why it's so immersive, absorbing and not repulsive at all. I think its strange peculiarity makes me like such creepy albums like this one.