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Clash review
19.04.17

A detached and sterile return that simply fails as an engaging spectacle...

Clash review
07.04.17

Industrial experimentalism that treads a pretty glorious path...

The Quietus review
12.04.17

Chris Clark has certainly had a busy couple of years. Since his last eponymous full-length was released in 2014, the Berlin-based producer has released a steady drip-feed of EPs...

Under The Radar review
31.03.17

It's hard to figure out the duo of Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory, known simply as Goldfrapp. It's also hard not to like them.  More

Clash review
12.04.17

Claustrophobic washes of sound that conjure some black magic...

Spotinews recomendation
07.04.17

Hello again. I saved a notable album for my final update of the release week. Genre: electronic. Enjoy Goldfrapp! (US version here) Goldfrapp – Silver EyeFiled under: 2017...

Clash review
25.03.17

A hugely eclectic album that embraces the chaos...

Spotinews recomendation
17.03.17

Hello friends. The new album by electronic artist Nathan Fake is a recent addition to the Spotify library. Enjoy! (Note: After listening to some more tracks, I’m adding...

Spotinews recomendation
07.03.17

Hi again. The new album by Lusine was added to Spotify some days back. Genre: electronic. Enjoy! Lusine – SensorimotorFiled under: 2017, Electronic

Clash review
22.02.17

Beats and pieces from the humbly skewiff scourge of the discotheque...

Clash review
16.02.17

An impulsive, compulsive mix from one of techno’s coolest customers...

Clash review
10.02.17

A sensual and mature debut...

Spotinews recomendation
14.02.17

Hey. The impressive debut album by Lowly arrived some days back. Genre: pop. Enjoy! (US version here) Lowly – HebaFiled under: 2017, Pop

Spotinews recomendation
26.01.17

Hi. The final update of the release week is the smooth new album by Ronika. Genre: electronic/pop/soul. Enjoy! Ronika – Lose My CoolFiled under: 2017, Electronic, Pop, Soul

Under The Radar review
17.01.17

Toronto-based Austra's third album, Future Politics, pushes their modus of uptempo mystic darkwave permeated by airy goth song. At home in the frosty confines continuing to...

Spotinews recomendation
20.01.17

Hi. I didn’t have time to update the blog yesterday, so instead I give you two updates today. First we have the new album by Austra. Genre: synthpop. Enjoy! Austra – Future...

Clash review
19.01.17

A first-rate slice of danceable isolation...

Clash review
12.01.17

Pop music that’s both bang on target and way too wise for the chart...

Under The Radar review
03.01.17

The latest ambient work from sound wizard Brian Eno is one long examination of the spaces in between. The practical intention appears to be to hang on to high range note accents...

Clash review
04.01.17

A tranquil, beguiling listen that arrives with real purpose...

Under The Radar review
03.01.17

The latest ambient work from sound wizard Brian Eno is one long examination of the spaces in between. The practical intention appears to be to hang on to high range note accents...

Clash review
29.11.16

French production pair offer a disco-coated cosmic trip...

Clash review
24.11.16

Fresh spins on some of Bundick's least resonant work...

Spotinews recomendation
17.11.16

Hey. The final update of this release week is actually one from last week. I’m talking about the new album by Ulrich Schnauss. Genre: ambient/electronic. Enjoy! (US version here...

The Quietus review
16.11.16

Moby's angry. Softly spoken, vegan Moby is angry. He's angry about the things you'd expect, from the environment to the warmongering big-wigs, and he's letting it all out. No Twin...

Clash review
15.11.16

Dance duo come full circle, re-establishing their core tenets...

Spotinews recomendation
14.11.16

Hey. The new album by Loscil was added to Spotify three days ago. Genre: ambient/electronic. Enjoy! Loscil – Monument BuildersFiled under: 2016, Ambient, Electronic

The Quietus review
10.11.16

Few individuals fit the mould for a much-loved, artist-curated compilation series quite as comfortably as David Holmes. From his globetrotting, hugely influential DJ career to his...

Clash review
09.11.16

A singular, typically individual return...

AudioCred review
09.11.16

SoLBLoMMa is a quirky electro-pop artist from Sweden. She received much attention for her song ”(Come Count The) sheep (with Me)” released 2013.That song is about how the sheep...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

2016 sees Samuel Kerridge return to Regis' Downwards imprint with Fatal Light Attraction, a double LP born out of a live A/V show in collaboration with Andrej Boleslavský and...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

Who's your favourite Andrew Weatherall? Is it the DJ whose encyclopedic collection of vinyl is guaranteed to lively up any party, between band set or wedding? Could it be the...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

With the sort of freneticism and energy that is becoming customary in modern electronic music (think Arca, Brood Ma, or Oneohtrix Point Never's latest mish-mashing of styles...

Clash review
09.11.16

Intense, acidic, performative...

Clash review
09.11.16

An inventive return, but one sadly lacking in resonance...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

"Ambitious" is going to be a word thrust into many reviews of Kiran Leonard's second stab at the long-playing form, Grapefruit. His insistent, hyper-kinetic approach to music...