The Brand Free Experience by The New False Gods Now Available

Working under the name, "The New False Gods." Their disparate skills have been brought together to produce an electro-organic tapestry woven from elements of noise, jazz, drones, folk, and experimental musics. Download the album now at


Harmonia Macrocosmica Now Available on Aural Films

These tracks began as experiments with different harmonic tones to find the most minimal sound elements I could use. In mixing these simple tones. A scenographic soundscape of tonal juxtapositions shifting like stars in the sky emereged from my speakers. Like the visions so wonderfully realized in Andreas Cellarius's great star atlas, the "Harmonia Macrocosmica" (1660). I dedicate these sounds to his work. Available now from Aural Films at


Sonic Overload by Jack Hertz & Jukka-Pekka Kervinen Available Now on suRRism-Phonoethicss

Friday 13th just got a whole lot worse with this brand new release on Surrism-Phonoethics called "Sonic Overload" Dig into a feast for the ears featuring challenging sonic juxtapositions and sound-states. Now available at


COAST by Jack Hertz & rizorkestra Now Available on Aural Films

COAST is a word with two meanings. It is a place where the land meets the water, or something that is propelled without effort.

This music draws from both meanings. Reflecting on sunlit waters, and the easy going life on the Pacific coast. We hope you enjoy this music as much as we have making it.

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Weed Garden by Jack Hertz Now Available from Petroglyph

How does your garden grow? EMjoy my new Petroglyph release featuring modular synthesizer compositions that pay homage to my favorite invasive plants. Many thanks to Øystein Jørgensen for the support. You can listen and download the album in mp3 or 24-bit Flac for FREE now at


Music In the Mail 18 Radio Fog Concert Show

PLEASE LISTEN - I don't do interviews often. EMjoy this special Music in the Mail radio show featuring the Fog Music Concert held Nov 16, 2014 with the 8 different electronic music performers. Many thanks to Livia Monteleone for supporting of the Fog Music Concert artists.

2014 Album Releases By Jack Hertz

2014 was another productive year with 24 albums released. Many on Aural Films with a handful on various labels. These include, with my special thanks: Petroglyph Music, Murmure Intemporel, Ethereal Live, zero mean records, Sound4Good, and Argali Records who released solo and collaboration records by me this year. This was also a year for collaboration with artists including: Christopher Alvarado, Mike Honeycutt, Jon Johnson, Zreen Toyz, TOTAL E.T., and Scott Lawlor. Hear's to another great year in 2015!

Jack Hertz - What a Year 2014 Was!

So much happened this year, that I hardly know where to start and where to end. Before I get into my own work, Aural Films, radio, live performances, and Fog Music project. I would like to thank you the listeners first and foremost for your support. All of you who downloaded the music, attended the concerts, and shared the music online have my deepest and most heartfelt thanks. None of these things I do mean anything without you.

HYN 2015

Red Shift by Jack Hertz Now Availalbe on Aural Films

Today, using redshift analysis and the Hubble Ultra Deep Field telescope. We can look far back into time to see what is believed to be galaxies that existed when the Universe was just 750 million years old. These seven pieces are inspired by the vision of these young galaxies reaching across time and space to peer at the cosmic dawn. Listen to "Red Shift" now Listen to "Red Shift" now available from Aural Films at

Red Shift

Halloween 2014 by Jack Hertz

They say orange is the new black. Listen to a bit of drone for the spirits of the night. Recorded Friday October 31, 2014. Download the album now from Aural Films at

 Halloween 2014

Fantastic Planetscapes by mutaHERTZ

Just in time for Halloween, Argali Records is proud to release "Fantastic Planetscapes" by mutaHERTZ, which is the collaborative effort of Jack Hertz ( and I.v.Martinez ( Also featuring artwork by surrealist photographer/artist Ivan Vaclavik (, "Fantastic Planetscapes" is a heavy, spaced-out exploration into the depths of the stars, influenced by the 1973 movie "Fantastic Planet." Download the album now at https://argalirecordsnetlabel....


Divina Commedia I - Nine Circles by Scott Lawlor & Jack Hertz

Aural Films presents a special new album release "Divina Commedia I - Nine Circles" album by Scott Lawlor & Jack Hertz. What could could be more spooky than descending the levels of hell? Read on for the notes by Scott Lawlor who conceptualized this project and to download the 10 track album now from Aural Films at

9 Circles

Fog Music 19 by Jack Hertz

Aural Films presents "Fog Music." A series of recordings inspired by the weather condition known as fog. Light and dark, wet and dry, this invasive event is a great source of inspiration for sound artists from around the world. This project seeks to publish 24 hours of these recordings as an on-going series for all to hear and enjoy. Download Fog Music 19 by Jack Hertz now at

Fog Music

Black Sea by Jack Hertz Now Available from Gronde Murmure

Just out is my brand new release, "Black Sea." This music is dedicated to Italian composer Giacinto Scelsi (1905 – 1988) who inspired me to explore the long tonal transitions that are a signature of his work. Download the album now at http://grondemurmurenetlabel.b...

Black Sea

Quiet Friends: A 30th Anniversary Tribute to Steve Roach's Structures From Silence

I am extremely happy to be part of the new Free Floating Music release: Quiet Friends: A 30th Anniversary Tribute to Steve Roach's Structures From Silence. Join me and many friends who came together to celebrate a great album with our own musical tributes. Please share and download the album now from Free Floating Music at http://freefloatingmusic.bandc...

Quiet Friends

Ear of God by Jack Hertz Now Available on Aural Films

Ear of God is the culmination of Jack Hertz's "Eye of God" modern musique concrete series. Now available are 40 tracks including all five releases in one collection with a bonus track. Jack into recordings composed from found sounds, field recordings and oscillators in the classic musique concrete style. Download the album now at


GROK by Jack Hertz Now Available on Aural Films

Aural Films celebrates our 50th album release with a special 50 minute long-form track by Jack Hertz. Composed just for this release. The entire composition was made using only KORG instruments. Listen to this special release that is dedicated to all those seeking knowledge and wisdom. Download this and other albums from the Aural Films catalog at


Green Mist by Jack Hertz - 24-Bit Remaster Edition

Aural Films is happy to present the remastered edition of Jack' Hertz's album, "Green Mist." Originally, released on the Earth Mantra label in 2012. The homage to the microflora of the Pacific Northwest sounds better than ever with all new remastered 24-bit recordings (AAC, ALAC, FLAC, & OGG formats) and a special bonus track recorded just for this release. Download the album now at

Green Mist by Jack Hertz

Into The Zone by Jack Hertz & TOTAL E.T.

Aural Films is very happy to announce the new release "Into The Zone." A brand new collaboration project by Jack Hertz and TOTAL E.T. Inspired by Andrei Tarkovsky's 1979 film "Stalker." The artists have managed to find a way back to the Zone where these recordings were made. The result is the soundtrack to their journey that moves between scenes in color and noir. Rife with exotic atmospheres and field soundscapes, the seamlessly evolving long-form piece envelops the listener in a dream-like state. Download the album now at

into the zone

Eye Of God V by Jack Hertz

Eye of God V furthers the suite of modern recordings composed from found sounds, field recordings and oscillators in the classic musique concrete style. Download the album now at

Eye Of God V
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