• Mark Whitby reviews Ghost in the Museum

    From Mark Whitby’s review of Ghost in the Museum:

    …in Kloba’s hands, ancient pre-existing musical notes are dragged into the world and twisted into new, enticing shapes.  ‘The answer is already in your mind’ we’re reminded in ‘A Thousand Pretty Strings’, one of the album’s many highlights.

    Read the rest on Unwashed Territories.

  • Ghost in the Museum out now!

    Ghost in the Museum is available now on BandcampCD BabyAmazon mp3, iTunes and Spotify. Others will follow soon.

    For a limited time you can download the single “Ancient Art” free on Bandcamp!

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  • Ghost in the Museum

    Ghost In The Museum was  released January 26, 2016.


    This album is a multi layered rich collection of songs using guitars, synthesizer and drums as the main back drop for poems with hidden dual meanings amidst haunting sonic atmosphere.

    The album focuses on the spirit seemingly left behind in an artist’s chosen medium, be it painting, sculpting or music. The musical elements extend down to the center of the earth while vocals sweep you way back up to the North pole. Layers of bass are enhanced with melody creating dimension and space with large picturesque landscapes of sound. Instruments come in and out giving depth and variety to these short song/poems.


    All instruments and voices by Diane Marie Kloba, except:

    Darlene Wentland-Wiktor: Backing vocals on “A Thousand Pretty Strings”, “I Am the Sweeper”, “Only Summer Brings”, “Rescued” and “Waters of Amrita”

    Ted Kloba: Bass guitar, baritone guitar, lead guitar on “A Thousand Pretty Strings”, piano on “Ancient Art”, fiddle on “I Am the Sweeper”, drum editing on “Foolosopher Part 2”, backing vocals on “A Thousand Pretty Strings” and “Waters of Amrita”

    Kevin Wiktor: Drums on “A Thousand Pretty Strings”, “Ancient Art” and “Rescued”, percussion on “I Am the Sweeper”, backing vocals on “A Thousand Pretty Strings” and “Rescued”

    “Foolosopher Part 2” contains portions of “80BPM Drum Grooves – Fat!” by George Lindsay, licensed under Creative Commons-Atribution 3.0. bit.ly/gl80bpm

    Mixed by Ryan Albrecht

    Mastered by Bob Katz