Ambient Vision's Q & A With
Pete Ziegelmeier of Ceiba Records
Tell me about the original inspiration for going out and forming
Ceiba. Was it a spur of the moment kind of decision or did you ponder
long and hard before taking the leap?
was a very spontaneous decision to form Ceiba records, because at
that time there was no label in the U.S involved with psy/trance
music and we felt the need to create an outlet for this music, beside
we had a lot of tracks and that seemed the easiest way to get the
You mention the Mayan origins of the name Ceiba on your webpage, what
significance did this have for you?
we started Ceiba records we wanted a different identity than the
other psy/trance labels who at that time mostly used Indian names or
icons like Buddha's and shiva's etc.. Besides we found a lot of
inspiration in the Mayan culture, myth and artwork.
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