Eric Pietras


Scientist, synthesizer enthusiast, photographer, long-ago program director of WVKC-FM and part-time insomniac wrapped up in a Midwestern everyman exterior, Eric brings you his favorite ambient and experimental sounds every Tuesday night at midnight on Sounds In The Dark. In addition to hosting 'Sounds, Eric has released solo and collaborative ambient and experimental music projects on labels such as Treetrunk, Aural Films, and Petroglyph. Eric has also played synthesizers with bands including Gosta Berling, Roa and Brother Sean.Get in touch via Twitter at @BFFDarkSounds.Find Eric's music at


Recent Shows

Tonight's edition wraps around three wonderful longform ambient pieces I've re-discovered - Bill Laswell + Terre Thaemlitz' Insectoidal Regression , David Newlyn's Church Fires and Eluvium's…

Sounds In The Dark 120 mins

Tonight's edition previews several upcoming autumn releases from Portico Quartet, Marconi Union, Nathan Fake, Public Service Broadcasting, Call Super, and plenty more!

Sounds In The Dark 120 mins

Tonight's edition features new music from Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Marc Barreca, CARM + Mouse on Mars, J Foerster + N KRAMER, and some older favorites from…

Sounds In The Dark 120 mins

Tonight's edition of SITD features new music from Waclaw Zimpel, Ian Hawgood + Stijn Huwells + James Murray, Nightmares On Wax, Christina Vantzou, Antonymes, Earth House…

Sounds In The Dark 120 mins

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