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Under The Radar review
today

With their debut Performance, Outfit opened two possible creative paths. They easily could have cranked it up a notch and followed it up with a dance-fused electronic record...

TapeFear recommendation
yesterday

Downtempo electronic beats from Jaisu.

Clash review
yesterday

A hypnotic piece of left field electronics...

Punk News review
29.06.15

Prayers is a self described "cholo goth" duo from San Diego. That descriptor sounds very specific, but it really could lead down many different paths. Is it akin to Cyprus Hill...

Clash review
26.06.15

Much loved mix series reaches its 50th instalment...

Clash review
25.06.15

Ending 16 years of silence in style...

Clash review
25.06.15

Brazilian drum 'n' bass legend delivers new album...

The Quietus review
18.06.15

Ross Birchard has produced for Kanye West, Drake and Lil Wayne in the past couple of years but he hasn't released a Hudson Mohawke LP of his own since 2009's Butter. Albums aren't...

Under The Radar review
16.06.15

Coming up during the era where a guy making beats with a girl vocalizing was most commonplace, even then Róisín Murphy couldn't create music that correctly fell in step with her...

Under The Radar review
15.06.15

Negotiations was painful, a record from the heart and for the heart. The Helio Sequence's last release was borne from a difficult season of necessary introspection for Brandon...

Under The Radar review
12.06.15

Sometimes living legends re-emerge quietly; Giorgio Moroder's second coming arrived complete with a theme song on a record that hit #1 in more than 20 countries. More

Clash review
10.06.15

Electro-classical soundscapes to incite reverie…

Under The Radar review
10.06.15

Beyond that excellently coined acronym-cum-moniker, the coming together of Franz Ferdinand and Sparks feels like a perfect match. Both are successful art rock outfits (albeit from...

Clash review
15.06.15

When Franz Ferdinand and Sparks collide...

Clash review
09.06.15

Making a clear, luminous point without fuss...

Clash review
03.06.15

Shangaan electro pioneer delivers studio album...

The Quietus review
02.06.15

So, what is it I hear? Initially, I hear the opening fanfare of 'Ziegelrot' roar forth on a wave of distorted electronic noise. Jarringly unpleasant and fashioned with teeth...

Clash review
29.05.15

Sterling selection from Darren Cunningham...

Under The Radar review
29.05.15

While what made The xx so special was the trifecta of vocalist, bassist, and producer, it was the latter, Jamie Smith, who was always destined to take his skills elsewhere.  More

Clash review
01.06.15

A solo record to put his group in the shade...

The Quietus review
01.06.15

Jamie xx's debut solo album is influenced by his formative experiences in London's clubs, or at least that's what he wants you to think. Over a succession of interviews, The xx's...

Clash review
29.05.15

Intense experimentation from Norwegian nontet...

Clash review
29.05.15

Pop adventurers turn everything up to 11...

Under The Radar review
28.05.15

I only have memories of listening to Tanlines in summer months, which led me to mistakenly believe they timed each of their first three releases (two EPs and one LP) to coincide...

The Quietus review
27.05.15

In numerous interviews over the years, techno godfather Jeff Mills has often talked about the future of the genre as a music form breaking out and moving beyond the confines of...

Clash review
27.05.15

Impressive new statement from the bass collective...

The Quietus review
22.05.15

Post-rock has stagnated a bit. I blame bands' pandering to expectations and genre definitions. Remember Disco Inferno and Dirty Three? They didn't really look at what the rest of...

The Quietus review
20.05.15

The rapid resurgence and expansion of the Paris dance scene has brought with it it's share of names, but it has also brought a loss of consistency as formerly-underground parties...

The Quietus review
20.05.15

The tale of why Róisín Murphy isn't a super massive global pop thing will have future historians scratching their heads in disbelief. How someone with chart form as one half of...

TapeFear recommendation
15.05.15

Dreamlike loops from William Basinski. Bliss.

The Quietus review
22.05.15

William Basinski's unfailingly beautiful musical oeuvre is so familiar that with each new album there's always a certain trepidation that he will be retreading old ground and...

Under The Radar review
15.05.15

Hot Chip have built a career on transcending and challenging the parameters of dance music. More

Clash review
22.05.15

Impressive new album...

Under The Radar review
12.05.15

As one half of the Fuck Buttons, Benjamin John Power has spent the best part of a decade challenging our expectations of modern electronica. More

The Quietus review
21.05.15

It doesn't feel appropriate to describe Benjamin John Power's music as "noise". As either one half of Fuck Buttons, or in his solo guise as Blanck Mass, there is simply far too...

TapeFear recommendation
20.05.15

An assault on the senses. Fantastic stuff from Blanck Mass.