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Clash review
yesterday

Chugs along eerily into the heart of darkness...

Under The Radar review
17.09.14

In a Dream is a strange beast—The Juan MacLean has been on DFA since some of the New York label's earliest days, and yet their newest release feels almost like the sudden...

Spotinews recomendation
yesterday

Hi. The well-received new album by The Juan MacLean is a recent addition to Spotify. Genre: electronic. Enjoy! (Correctly named US version here.) The Juan MacLean – In a...

Under The Radar review
10.09.14

Simian Mobile Disco has always walked a line between the strict rules of straight-up dance music and the free, experimental nature of underground rock. Now, on Whorl, they've...

Insound review
09.09.14

Recorded in Tricky’s home studio in London, Adrian Thaws is a musically adventurous project and collaborators on the album include Francesca Belmonte, Nneka, Mykki Blanco, Bella...

NME review
15.09.14

Trip-hop hero continues his drunken iPod selection approach to albums on inconsistent new offering

Spotinews recomendation
13.09.14

Hi again. I finally gave the new Tricky album a listen and I liked it. Genre: alternative/electronic. Enjoy! (Note: Different version for most users available here.) Tricky...

Under The Radar review
11.09.14

It would be easy to relegate this Bristol-bred emcee to a very compartmentalized and sometimes incorrect intellectual place—"trip hop," "Bristol sound," and "ex-Massive Attack...

Insound review
09.09.14

Over the past 18 months, Seattle producer duo Odesza (Harrison Mills, Clayton Knight) has rapidly ascended to the top of their class. Accruing listens online, selling out shows...

NME review
05.09.14

The Killers and Madonna's producer returns to his old band

XLR8R review
03.09.14

The past year or so in UK dance music has been marked by the rapid ascendance of a new wave of instrumental grime producers, many of whom are affiliated with London's monthly...

Clash review
09.09.14

An absorbing listen full of rich melodies and foreboding space...

TapeFear recommendation
01.09.14

Alluring electronic EP from OKADA.

Under The Radar review
28.08.14

Listening to Diplo's Random White Dude Be Everywhere "greatest hits" compilation feels like being in a ginormous cement rave hall with the only light show being green lasers—basic...

Insound review
26.08.14

It's a bold, boisterous, brilliant album full of amazing gust vocal performances, richly layered production and the irresistible sense of groove that has set them apart from the...

Under The Radar review
28.08.14

What Basement Jaxx presented to the world 15 years ago beginning with their debut, Remedy, is what today's high profile dance music artists are fervently trying to capture. Seven...

NME review
27.08.14

The veteran house duo find fresh relevance amid the genre's revival

Insound review
05.08.14

Your favorite ‘random white dude’ has been on a music tirade. From the meme-inspiring NOLA bounce tune “Express Yourself,” to “Boy Oh Boy” which took over stages and social media...

Insound review
05.08.14

With influences ranging from a lifelong love of pop melodies and the ‘80s New Wave through J. Dilla to The Mahavishnu Orchestra, LA based producer and multi-instrumentalist Lost...

TapeFear recommendation
04.08.14

A cracking electronic EP from Lusine.

Under The Radar review
04.08.14

Bear in Heaven's last outing, 2012's I Love You, It's Cool, completed a four-album cycle that slowly refined and streamlined these Brooklynites' unpredictable blend of pop and...

NME review
06.08.14

Brooklynites strip things back on their fourth effort

Spotinews recomendation
05.08.14

Hello friends. The new album by Bear in Heaven is now available all over Europe and in the US. Genre: electronic/rock. Enjoy! Bear in Heaven – Time Is Over One Day OldFiled under...

Insound review
05.08.14

Bear In Heaven's new album is aptly titled Time Is Over One Day Old . It's a record with a visceral relationship to time and its processes. Where invulnerability and ambition can...

Clash review
01.08.14

A set that will neither enliven classicists nor win new fans...

The Quietus review
31.07.14

Cosines have found the magic formula that indie pop has been dreaming of – a winning combination of Pulp and Belle & Sebastian, seasoned with swathes of Stereolab. Refreshingly...

TapeFear recommendation
28.07.14

A gorgeous and dark layered album from Matthew Collings.

NME review
21.07.14

Still going strong 20 years in, Berlin trio serve up another ambient listen

Clash review
01.08.14

Dissonant intelligence and atonal artistry...

NME review
28.07.14

Drummer Ronald Lippok ignites the Berlin trio's otherwise passive eight studio album

NME review
18.07.14

International trio push boundaries with field recordings, bass music and indie torch songs

TapeFear recommendation
12.07.14

A nostalgic ambient release from Deru.

Insound review
08.07.14

Life Is Easy builds on the success of Bright Light Bright Light's debut pop album. Enlisting Elton John for a duet, Scissor Sisters' Del Marquis for guitar and vocals, and Iggy...

The Quietus review
07.07.14

There exists a neon-lit demimonde of late night bars, rain spattered streets, sleaze and danger where unmade beds in lonely rooms are encrusted with dried out bodily fluids and...

Clash review
25.06.14

On which worlds collide, majestically…

The Quietus review
14.07.14

The latest album from Aaron Funk starts off in the manner of the vehicle in its title, with '10th Circle Of Winnipeg', a truly superlative track in the Venetian Snares canon. The...

Insound review
24.06.14

The fifth and most groundbreaking album from renegade electro dubstep duo Blackburner featuring a new, innovative trap sound! Featuring an incredible array of guests including Lil...

TapeFear recommendation
18.06.14

Eight and a half minutes of synth bliss from Heinali.

The Quietus review
17.06.14

Second Launch, Swedish duo Bremen's maiden voyage on Blackest Ever Black and the follow-up to their self-titled debut, is meant to evoke "nothing less than the vast emptiness of...

NME review
17.06.14

Katie Stelmanis continues her streak of dark, danceable releases

Insound review
17.06.14

Alexis Taylor's (lead singer of Hot Chip) second solo album, Await Barbarians is a series of songs "from the halfway line." Possessing the same immediacy as his music with Hot...

Under The Radar review
27.06.14

Hot Chip frontman Alexis Taylor's second solo release is a record for sleepless nights, an introspective wandering that shoots off incoherent musings at nobody in particular. It's...

Clash review
20.06.14

A fine collection of intimate, slow-burning, understated songs...