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Maneki Neko Auracle 14 Sep, 2014

Richard Gürtler Auracle review

Maneki Neko’s “Auracle” album was released longer time ago, in the summer of 2005 on Stray Pointer Records, which, I believe, is a label of Al Mikula, the sole protagonist of Maneki Neko.
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Maneki Neko Auracle 12 Sep, 2014

darkroomrituals Auracle review

Below is a review from Sergey Oreshkin from darkroomrituals.
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Maneki Neko Auracle 23 Jun, 2006

Spiritual searching

If Brian Eno’s name were switched with Maneki Neko’s in the credits of Auracle, it wouldn’t be noticed.


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Maneki Neko Auracle 23 Jun, 2006

Lush soundscape

Like the welcoming cat statues found in many Asian businesses, on its debut CD, Maneki Neko beckons the listener with soothing rhythms and flowing sounds.
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Maneki Neko Auracle 23 May, 2006

Ethereal keyboard work

Austin, Texas isn’t a town you think would be home to a new age artist, but Maneki Neko would gain notice no matter where he resides.
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Maneki Neko Auracle 01 May, 2006

Meditation music at it’s grandest

Auracle is meditation music at it’s grandest. Maneki Neko is the name used by Al Mikula, who composed, performed, and engineered all five tracks.
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Maneki Neko Auracle 23 Feb, 2006

Healing adventure

Rising to change the CD breaks the spell but only momentarily. Tibetan prayer bells and an Egyptian ney flute return the state of healing rather quickly.
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Maneki Neko Auracle 23 Feb, 2006

Gorgeous soundscapes on Auracle

When I was in college, I used to indulge in certain relaxing materials and tune into a radio program called Music From the Hearts of Space,
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Maneki Neko Auracle 23 Feb, 2006

Body-numbing vibrations

I really enjoy good ambient music and it was a pleasure to discover ambient sound designer, Al Mikula of Maneki Neko
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