Marijn Degenaar (Born 1987) is a musician, graphic designer from the Netherlands but has been based in Berlin since 2010. He is active in various groups but records and composes solo under the moniker Circular Ruins.  

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Photo by Milly Davison

Circular Ruins is an exploration into time, space and texture using archaic analog equipment. Meditative drones, pulsing rhythms and abrasive textures are used to transport the listener into a timeless haze.  

Circular Ruins debuted on the Berlin label Portals Editions last year and a second release is due on Portals and cult Australian label Altered States Tapes in early fall.