Eric Pietras


Scientist, synthesizer enthusiast, photographer 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 Broadcasts

Sounds In The Dark - 9.8.20


Tonight's edition features a blissful mix of everything, including some old and new jazz favorites! Featured tunes include new work from Ian Hawgood, Good Weather For an Airstrike, Clem Leek, trayor tryon, Conrad Schnitzler and much more!Playlist:I’ll Fail Now, I’ll Fail Again – Ian Hawgood… Read More →

Sounds In The Dark - 8.11.20


Tonight's edition features tons of new and recently re-released ambient tunes from Rival Consoles, Sarah Davachi, Kara-lis Coverdale, Library Tapes, Mark McGuire and lots more!Playlist: Melodica - Rival Consoles - Articulation (2020) - ErasedTapes Talk Break Play The Ghost - Sarah Davachi - Cantus, Descant (2020) -Late Music… Read More →

Sounds In The Dark - 7.29.2020


Tonight's edition features new releases from Porya Hatami, Bing & Ruth, Alva Noto, Yo La Tengo, Christina Vantzou, Slow Meadow, Rabin Saville and lots more!Kani (Night) – Porya Hatami – Kani + Remixes (2020) –Dronarivm Talk Break Live Forever – Bing & Ruth – Species (2020) –… Read More →