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The Quietus review
07.12.16

Much modern dance music lives in a hermetically sealed loop of producer/DJs making music for other producer/DJs, fulfilling an avaricious demand for stylistically and sonically...

Clash review
05.12.16

A creative, if somewhat bloated, return that will demolish the charts...

Clash review
09.11.16

A potential Album Of The Year candidate...?

AudioCred review
09.11.16

Unlike Pluto’s new debut single “Waiting for you” on Monstercat is a killer new track in a genre of it’s own. Infusing Jazz elements with his signature dark electronic sound...

Clash review
09.11.16

A diverse yet engaging new album...

Clash review
09.11.16

An intriguing, if slightly unsettling, solo LP...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

I'd like to wager a quid or three that at some time in your life, an adult - be it a parent, a teacher or a ranking colleague - has stressed to you the importance of you being an...

Clash review
09.11.16

A wonderfully broad dissection of club culture...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

Initially, the absorbing textures of Under the Sun seem to belie Mark Pritchard's standing as a dance music icon. Since the early '90s, the British-born, Australian-dwelling...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

JuJu is Gioele Valenti, a Sicilian psych rock musician whose previous projects have included Lay Llamas. But while this last incarnation of his muse sounded classically cosmic and...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

"Good luck and do your best!"—the parting wishes of a Hiroshima taxi driver to producer Gold Panda (aka Derwin Schlecker) on a recent trip to Japan. Little did that driver know...

Clash review
09.11.16

Travis Stewart and Praveen Sharma plot further forward paths...

Clash review
09.11.16

A vivid exploration of space from one of the masters...

Clash review
09.11.16

Grime legend goes that little bit deeper...

Clash review
09.11.16

Mysterious producer continues to push the envelope...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

“Maybe this will all just work itself out” shouts an undefeated Nicola Leel - guitarist/vocalist of London punk band Doe - on album pinnacle ‘Last Ditch’. It’s a statement that...

Afro Monk review
22.10.16

GRiZ’s new album Good Will Prevail is awesome. Funky, soulful, & feel good music.

Afro Monk review
19.10.16

Gladkill recently put out a full length LP that he has been working on for quite some time. If you’re into that chill dark feel good music, this will be your jam. After Death by...

Afro Monk review
16.10.16

Synkro’s Acceptance LP came out in 2013 but with all the craziness in the world. I thought this would be something worth sharing. Sit back and enjoy this chill downtempo LP. The...

Clash review
26.09.16

An intriguing outing from one of the most unique MCs in the land...

Clash review
05.09.16

A change that is both refreshing and frustrating...

Under The Radar review
23.11.15

Things aren't going well in the U.K. right now, politically speaking. The right-leaning Conservative government is dismantling public services and hammering the poor, while the...

Clash review
02.11.15

AWOL artist makes good on initial potential...

The Quietus review
20.10.15

Somewhat surprisingly, Nothing is Hyperdub boss Steve Goodman's solo debut as Kode9, but that's only because his first two releases were joint efforts in tandem with vocalist and...

Clash review
02.11.15

Intriguing but somewhat incomplete...

Clash review
28.09.15

Album No. 2 finds the Lawrence brothers playing it safe...

Clash review
25.09.15

...vital electronic music with a true, emotional backbone

Clash review
23.09.15

An impressive statement of expansive expression...

Clash review
22.09.15

Dark, oppressive yet utterly enthralling...