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XLR8R review
yesterday

Andi Toma and Jan St. Werner are better placed than most to tackle the uniquely hazardous task of putting out a double album. Mouse on Mars is 21 years old, after all, and so the...

TapeFear recommendation
29.10.14

Delicate autumnal tones from Federico Durand.

The Quietus review
29.10.14

One of the difficulties in commenting on an artist whose work is quite as foundational or influential as that of Adam X is to techno, is assessing what 'new' the artist is...

XLR8R review
28.10.14

When plotting artists' development, most seem to follow a smooth, upward trendline in which talent, songwriting, and personal voice are all developed in unison. However, on...

XLR8R review
26.10.14

Many producers claim to have begun making beats in their early teens, but with Fantastic Mr Fox, one suspects that he really did. After all, just about everything he puts his name...

The Quietus review
24.10.14

William Bennett's Cut Hands project carries more than a cursory whiff of industrial grade theatrical grease paint. During belting live excursions, Bennett has been responsible for...

The Quietus review
23.10.14

Saint Saviour's 2011 release Union was a slept-on gem filled with comedowns, heel stomping pop and the considerable songwriting talents of Becky Jones. In the past, she's been...

XLR8R review
23.10.14

A radio-ready UK garage album is a destination that Aus has been heading towards for a while. The eight-year-old imprint is a house label, but most artists on its roster have...

XLR8R review
22.10.14

Fans of Cooly G (a.k.a. Merissa Campbell) have come to expect certain things from her music at this point—sultry, rippling house, laced with a lot of dubby whispering of sweet...

Punk News review
21.10.14

Xerxes showed immense potential in the past. Our Home Is a Deathbed was one of 2012's more underrated records and whatever they put out after (in small doses I might add) seemed...

Spotinews recomendation
19.10.14

Hey again. The final update of the week is this beautiful album by Locust. Genre: ambient. Enjoy! Locust – After the RainFiled under: 2014, Classical, Electronic

Spotinews recomendation
yesterday

Hey again. The final update of the week is this beautiful album by Locust. Genre: ambient. Enjoy! Locust – After the RainFiled under: 2014, Classical, Electronic

Spotinews recomendation
17.10.14

Hi. First album by Museum of Love is highly listenable. Genre: electronic/pop. Enjoy! Museum of Love – Museum of LoveFiled under: 2014, Electronic, Pop

Spotinews recomendation
yesterday

Hi. First album by Museum of Love is highly listenable. Genre: electronic/pop. Enjoy! Museum of Love – Museum of LoveFiled under: 2014, Electronic, Pop

The Quietus review
29.10.14

When you break up like LCD Soundsystem did in 2011, it's probably best to keep a low profile for a while. In April that year, the band played an epic farewell concert at Madison...

The Quietus review
15.10.14

On the cover of Bestial Burden, her second album as Pharmakon, the American noise musician Margaret Chardiet is shown with her body weighed down by various pieces of animal meat...

Under The Radar review
20.10.14

On the eve of her first European tour, Margaret "Pharmakon" Chardiet was admitted to hospital where she had a cyst removed that had collapsed one of her organs. This harrowing...

Clash review
10.10.14

Sweet, intimate and tender, ‘Trick’ is a tempting treat…

Under The Radar review
13.10.14

The Boxer, 2010's solo debut from Bloc Party's Kele Okereke, had all the hallmarks of a one-off, stop-gap release. With Okereke's full-time band becoming increasingly electronic...

Under The Radar review
09.10.14

While Brooklyn duo Dinosaur Feathers claim acts as diverse as Harry Nilsson and Drake as influences, on second album Control this supposed manifold of era-defining sounds is...

Clash review
09.10.14

Tracks that will shine in front of large festival crowds…

XLR8R review
08.10.14

Formerly operating under the name Al Tourettes, London-based artist Alec Storey began creating music as Second Storey in 2013 with his Margosa Heights EP. The four-track release...

Clash review
07.10.14

Returning with a record that’s even better than her impressive debut

Under The Radar review
24.10.14

On her debut full-length Devotion, Jessie Ware achieved something many of her contemporaries still crave. The record's sound was unquestionably pop with a hint of soul, yet unlike...

TapeFear recommendation
06.10.14

Siavash Amini's beautiful What Wind Whispered to the Trees will be my album to drown out every storm.

TapeFear recommendation
06.10.14

Anenon's sophomore sax infused electronic LP.

TapeFear recommendation
06.10.14

A brilliant acoustic led Daedelus album.

TapeFear recommendation
06.10.14

Blissful minimal clicks and glitch for frosty mornings.

XLR8R review
06.10.14

Steven Ellison has been preoccupied with death for a long time. Before his latest LP as Flying Lotus, he released Until the Quiet Comes—a title which seems pretty self-explanatory...

Under The Radar review
14.10.14

Steve Ellison, better known as Flying Lotus, makes music that sounds like a melodic car crash of ideas. Each song finds jazz, hip-hop, R&B, forward-thinking electronica, and pop...

Spotinews recomendation
04.10.14

Hello again. From a recent Spotify update: the impressive debut album by Lydia Ainsworth. Genre: electronic/pop. Enjoy! Lydia Ainsworth – Right from RealFiled under: 2014...

The Quietus review
03.10.14

Over the years, we've become used to grime and dubstep as vehicles for a portrayal of the UK's urban hinterland: the tough inner-city estates, the lonely bus rides through...

The Quietus review
02.10.14

Honestly, one day I’m going to stop writing heavily personalised ledes, but in this case I really don’t think there’s another way into a review of an album which really screws...

The Quietus review
01.10.14

This isn't the first time ambient music has been used to present a musical tableau of a city, but it's certainly a surprising choice from these two artists. Function, aka David...