Perilous is Warren Nelson Jr. 

Virtuosic instrumental guitar sketches from one half of Pacific Horizons. Unedited, unrefined & totally inspired home recordings created throughout 2015 at his apartment in the Pico Union district of Los Angeles. 45 minutes of back to mine style chill out journeying. 

Limited edition cassette in an edition of 50 and/or digital available on our Bandcamp page.


The Northern Sea  
Albany Street Blues  
Run Stumble & Fall  
Arid Canyons  
Daily Meditation  

Game of Thrones Wedding Theme  
French Inhale 
Rise Above the Ravine  
Lonesome Reverie  
The Greatest 
American Angels  


Balearic Volume 3

It took 4 years but we've finally made the third and final installment in the series.

Selected & blended by James Sinclair, December 2015.

Ibiza photo by Doris Kornish.

Stream or download here.

Mixcloud page

Started a Mixcloud page. For now, we've just uploaded much requested Balearic mix form 2010 that Soundcloud removed. 


PWF011: The Loneliness Your Love Destroys EP

The 11th release on Pacific Wizard Foundation is The Loneliness Your Love Destroys EP. Three unabashedly romantic hymns to the dance-floors that have shaped & sustain our lives.

Edition of 300. No repress.

A: When the Shades Open
B1: The Loneliness Your Love Destroys
B2: Into The Night

Side A at 45rpm. Side B at 33.

Written & recorded by Warren Nelson & James Sinclair. Mastered and cut by Rashad Becker.

Buy the digital release direct from us here.

Vinyl distributed by Groove.

New 12" for Vinyls On Wax Records Limited.

New 12" out on Vinyls On Wax Records Limited. Distributed by Pacific Beach Vinyl.

A1: Three Rivers (Displaced)
A2: Starfinder
B: Jungle Years



Palm Springs July 18th, 2015

We'll be DJing poolside all day and in the bar by night with our dear friend Dave. 100% positive energy power players.


A New Bohemia (extended cereal box rework)

A lighthearted rework/extension of the Edie Brickell & the New Bohemians classic. It'll probably be taken down by Soundcloud soon so download asap if you want it. It's a 320 Mp3, feel free to email for higher resolution. 
Edits and additional production by Brother Bear in Los Angeles, PWF 2014. For promo use only.  


Re-Illumination Series Volume 2

A1Bandini (Frisvold & Lindbæk Mix)
A2The Forest Electric (Kenji Takimi & Tomoki Kanda's Being Borings Remix)
B1Beaches Of The Black Sea (Romco Remix)
B2Fata Morgana (J-Disko's Relish Remix)

Limited 12" & digital. Out now. Buy direct or Juno has them.


Pacific Horizons at Sunny Side Up

We'll be in session at Sunny Side Up in Los Angeles this Sunday, 8/24/14, along with our friends Dewey, J-Disko, Spencer and Junior. It's at General Lee's in Chinatown 8-2am. Flyer by James.


Pacific Horizons / Dirty Dave June 25th

For those in Los Angeles: Dave has been hosting his Wednesday night weekly at the Shortstop in Echo P for a while now. He continues to support the finest in local and out of town talent. In June he is hosting the homies Tony Watson and Joshua James, and on the 25th Pacific Horizons will be DJing.

As always, no cover. Come out any week and support one of the best weeklies in Angel City.


Mix for Mischio Dischi Disco

We recorded a mix for the Italian website Mischio Dischi Disco.

Selected & blended by Warren & James, April 2014.

Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) the Time of My Life (RCA)
Killing Sound - Thousand Hands (Blackest Ever Black)
Missing Brazilians - Igloo Inn (On-U Sound)
Kassem Mosse - Workshop 19 A2 (Workshop)
Aquarian Foundation - Mystery Track (Going Good)
Arto Mwambé - Btwo (Brontosaurus)
Kim Brown - Cristabel (Just Another Beat)
Cloudface - Devonian Garden (Mood Hut)
Anom Virus - Demos B2 (Going Good)
Will Berridge - I'm The Jack (One Offs)
DJ Richard - Benzos (White Material)
Joy Orbison & Boddika - More Maim (Sunklo)
Band of Gypsys - Who Knows (Capitol)



The Witching Hour on KCSB

Pacific Horizons were guests on the Witching Hour radio show in Santa Barbara on February 13th. We presented a 43 minute mix of spooky esoteric psychedelia and were interviewed about a variety of strange subjects, among them: The North American Great Ape, chain letters, Castaneda's Tensegrity cult, the skullduggery of the Cryptocracy and much more. Thanks to Beck Hexx and The Good Professor Doctor for having us. Their show is every Thursday night on KCSB 91.9 FM

You can download the show here. Mix starts at 18:30 and the interview from 01:03:15 onward. 

Vinyl mix selected and recorded by James Sinclair for an empty moonlit Santa Barbara night.

1. Laura Huxley - Your Favorite Flower
2. Time Machines - 7-Methoxy-B-Carboline (Telepathine)
3. Nurse With Wound - White Light From the Stars in Your Mind (A Paramechanical Development)
4. Coil - MU-UR
5. Tomorrow The Rain Will Fall Upward - Up To The Skies
6. System Planning Corporation - Kaltbruchig Acideath
7. Lussuria - American Babylon


Los Angeles, February 9th

We are DJing downtown on the rooftop of the Standard Hotel Sunday night with our friends Hugo Capablanca all the way from Berlin and local legend the man like Dirty Dave.


Bandini EP

Our new 12" is out December 1st. 3 songs at 45 rpm in an edition of 540 vinyl copies and digital.

A1: Bandini
A2: Bunker Hill
B1: Working In Four
Pacific Wizard Foundation
Written & produced by PH in Los Angeles 2012/2013
Cut by Steven at Y-MIxx
Mastered by Erick Labson at Universal
Sleeve concept by James Sinclair
Layout by Diana Hsieh

You can hear short sound clips here.

Purchase direct from us here.

"Pacific Horizons dive deeper into their musical heritage with two emotive explorations of 2step garage on the A side. Side B is a floor-focused house workout in the modal jazz tradition. These are among their more complex and expressive numbers to date."



We pulled some of our favorite upbeat songwriting-based records and made a mix for the Greek site Music on Air. A few words in Greek and English are here and you can download or stream the mix here. Features music by Prefab Sprout, Pere Ubu, Gary Ogan, Gary Wright, Alabama, Cleaners From Venus, Judee Sill, Cock Robin, Love & Money, The Style Council and more...



BERLIN Friday July 12th.

Pacific Horizons DJ set 2am - 6am at Wild Renate this Friday w/ Rune Lindbaek, Paramida, Gatto Fritto, Maximillion Dunbar & Hugo Capablanca.


LONDON: Friday July 5th.

Warren & James will be DJing in London this Friday July 5th with Brian Not Brian of Going Good Records and Phonica. 10 - 2am, no cover.