Cryptic Scenery

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cryptic scenery is the main music outlet of the German musician Christian H. Sötemann. It has existed in a group line-up from 1994 to 2003 and a duo line-up from 2009 to 2012. During all other periods, cryptic scenery has essentially been a one-man project.

The music varies in style, but could roughly be characterized as oscillating between mostly dark(er), atmospheric Art-Rock/Pop, Ambient, formalist minimalism and Drone. cryptic scenery has released a number of CDs, CD-Rs, Tapes, Vinyl and digital releases since mid-1995.
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Albums

none Cryptic Scenery - Seashore album art Cryptic Scenery Seashore(CDr) Not On Label none Germany 1997 Sell This Version
CD 01399-8 Cryptic Scenery - Oceanic Feeling album art Cryptic Scenery Oceanic Feeling(CD, Album) Starfish Music CD 01399-8 Germany 1999 Sell This Version
Cryptic Scenery - Four Crescent Figures album art Cryptic Scenery Four Crescent Figures (Album) Not On Label Germany 2001 Sell This Version
BSBTA#017 Cryptic Scenery - Being - Six Objects album art Christian H. Sötemann - Cryptic Scenery Christian H. Sötemann - Cryptic Scenery - Being - Six Objects(CDr, Album, Ltd) Bloated Sasquatch Beer Theatre Audio BSBTA#017 Denmark 2001 Sell This Version
BSBTA#029 Cryptic Scenery - Behind The Gates album art Cryptic Scenery Behind The Gates(CDr) Bloated Sasquatch Beer Theatre Audio BSBTA#029 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
BSBTA#056 Cryptic Scenery - Ontic album art Cryptic Scenery Ontic(CD, Album) Bloated Sasquatch Beer Theatre Audio BSBTA#056 Denmark 2003 Sell This Version
3S3TA 01 Cryptic Scenery - Music For Museums album art Christian H. Sötemann / Cryptic Scenery / The Organisation Of Sound Christian H. Sötemann / Cryptic Scenery / The Organisation Of Sound - Music For Museums(CDr, Mini, MiniAlbum, Ltd, Num) Bloated Sasquatch Beer Theatre Audio 3S3TA 01 Denmark 2003 Sell This Version
RE 044 Cryptic Scenery - Simrishamn album art Cryptic Scenery Simrishamn(CDr, Album) Retinascan RE 044 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
DOOR122 Cryptic Scenery - On The Outskirts album art Cryptic Scenery On The Outskirts(CD) d'oorhinge l'orange DOOR122 Europe 2007 Sell This Version
TOSOM 038 Cryptic Scenery - The Radar Society - A Sonic Dystopia - album art Cryptic Scenery The Radar Society - A Sonic Dystopia -(CDr, Album, Ltd) Tosom TOSOM 038 Germany 2008 Sell This Version
BSBTA#110 Cryptic Scenery - Being - Three Sections - album art Christian H. Sötemann - Cryptic Scenery Christian H. Sötemann - Cryptic Scenery - Being - Three Sections -(CDr, Album, Ltd, Num) Bloated Sasquatch Beer Theatre Audio BSBTA#110 Denmark 2011 Sell This Version
TOSOM 053 Cryptic Scenery - Tragic Monochrome album art Cryptic Scenery Tragic Monochrome(CDr, Album, Ltd) Tosom TOSOM 053 Germany 2011 Sell This Version
MCMC66 Cryptic Scenery - Isolation & Surveillance album art Cryptic Scenery Isolation & Surveillance(Cass, Album, Ltd) Metaphysical Circuits MCMC66 Denmark 2015 Sell This Version
none Cryptic Scenery - Isolation & Surveillance album art Cryptic Scenery Isolation & Surveillance(File, FLAC, MP3, Album) Not On Label none Europe 2015
none Cryptic Scenery - Hospitals album art Cryptic Scenery Hospitals(File, AIFF, FLAC, MP3, WAV, Album) Not On Label none Germany 2018
none Cryptic Scenery - Imaginary Cities album art Cryptic Scenery Imaginary Cities(File, AAC, AIFF, ALAC, FLAC, MP3, ogg, WAV, Album) Not On Label none Germany 2019
none Cryptic Scenery - Waves Never Cease (Oceanic Feeling 2019) album art Cryptic Scenery Waves Never Cease (Oceanic Feeling 2019)(File, AAC, AIFF, ALAC, FLAC, MP3, ogg, WAV, Album) Not On Label none Germany 2019
none Cryptic Scenery - The Glacial Age album art Cryptic Scenery The Glacial Age(File, AAC, AIFF, ALAC, FLAC, MP3, ogg, WAV, Album) Not On Label none Germany 2020

Singles & EPs

RE 314 Cryptic Scenery - The Singing Machine album art Cryptic Scenery The Singing Machine(CDr, Mini) Retinascan RE 314 Germany 2003 Sell This Version
BSBTAVINYL1 Cryptic Scenery - Antenne + Cryptic Scenery album art Antenne / Cryptic Scenery Antenne / Cryptic Scenery - Antenne + Cryptic Scenery(7", Single, Ltd) BSBTA Vinyl BSBTAVINYL1 Denmark 2005 Sell This Version
BSBTAVINYL4 Cryptic Scenery - Being / The 2nd Rest album art Cryptic Scenery Being / The 2nd Rest(Lathe, 5", Single, Ltd) BSBTA Vinyl BSBTAVINYL4 Denmark 2007 Sell This Version
DOOR305 Cryptic Scenery Early Morning Haze(CDr, Mini) d'oorhinge mandarine DOOR305 Denmark 2009 Sell This Version
METADL23 Cryptic Scenery - Interstate album art Cryptic Scenery Interstate(File, FLAC, MP3, EP) Metaphysical Digital METADL23 Denmark 2015

Miscellaneous

BSBTA#055 Cryptic Scenery - The Playground Of The World album art Cryptic Scenery The Playground Of The World(CDr) Bloated Sasquatch Beer Theatre Audio BSBTA#055 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
BSBTA#030 Cryptic Scenery - Cupboard album art Cryptic Scenery Cupboard(CDr, Ltd) Bloated Sasquatch Beer Theatre Audio BSBTA#030 Europe 2004 Sell This Version