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Clash review
yesterday

A spaced-out journey – but it rightly sticks by the book…

Spotinews recomendation
18.11.14

Hey. A new album by Loscil almost automatically means a new blog post. Genre: ambient/electronic. Enjoy! Loscil – Sea IslandFiled under: 2014, Electronic

The Quietus review
18.11.14

For the past 15 years, Scott Morgan's prolific Loscil project has been quietly compiling a syntax all its own. Rich phrases of luminescent synthesisers linger for minutes at a...

TapeFear recommendation
10.11.14

Gorgeous reworkings of tracks from Jon Hopkins' Immunity.

Clash review
07.11.14

Unlike anything else you’ll hear in 2014…

TapeFear recommendation
03.11.14

A blinding new album from Clark.

Under The Radar review
20.11.14

As is the case with a significant portion of the Warp Records roster, Clark is one of those artists who is revered in electronic music circles as one of the pioneers of the genre...

The Quietus review
10.11.14

Chris Clark cuts a strange figure; signed to Warp Records at the tail-end of their late 90s IDM heyday, he's subsequently carved out a niche for himself in successful but...

Spotinews recomendation
05.11.14

Morning. The tremendous new album by Clark is a very recent addition to the Spotify library. Genre: electronic. Enjoy! Clark – ClarkFiled under: 2014, Electronic

XLR8R review
31.10.14

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...

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
31.10.14

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
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
31.10.14

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

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...

TapeFear recommendation
06.10.14

A brilliant acoustic led Daedelus album.

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...

Clash review
30.09.14

An album which seems to seep into your skin...

The Quietus review
25.09.14

Dan Snaith's multi-monikered career, not to mention the Ph.D. in mathematics and a Polaris prize for Caribou's Andorra album along the way, is the type of thing that almost seems...

Under The Radar review
15.10.14

What was most surprising about Dan Snaith's 2010 album Swim was that it was brilliant and predictable. Really, the sun-setting grooves and hypnotic rhythms of his finest moment as...

Spotinews recomendation
10.10.14

Hi. The new album by Caribou is pretty darn good. Genre: electronic/pop. Enjoy! Caribou – Our LoveFiled under: 2014, Electronic, Pop

XLR8R review
07.10.14

Swim marked a huge shift for Dan Snaith (a.k.a. Caribou). Although the Canadian musician's playfully opaque pop had long been the subject of critical acclaim, the release of his...

NME review
07.10.14

The Canadian producer's thrilling fourth album ties together over a decade's worth of sonic kicks

Clash review
03.10.14

Soulful, and covering new stylistic ground...

NME review
22.09.14

Masked and hooded musician buries her identity in dense and discomfiting compositions

The Quietus review
21.10.14

The human body lets you down in so many ways, from minor itch to mortal illness. At times like these, it can seem like another entity, a malevolent force with a will of its own...

Under The Radar review
19.09.14

Nick Zammuto's first post-The Books album was busy, wild, and eclectic, making pop music out of experimentation. On sophomore release Anchor, Zammuto remains as fidgety as ever...

Clash review
19.09.14

An unmistakable return...

Under The Radar review
16.10.14

Each genre has its gods. Rock has the Stones, pop has The Beatles, but when it comes to electronic music there are few who could rival Aphex Twin's truly individual and pioneering...

Spotinews recomendation
24.09.14

Hey. I’ve never been much of an Aphex Twin fan, but the latest album did arrive a couple of days ago. Genre: experimental electronic. Enjoy! Aphex Twin – SyroFiled under: 2014...

XLR8R review
22.09.14

For once, maybe the blimp, the promotional graffiti, and the Deep Web browser links were justified: Syro is Richard D. James doing his best work of the last two decades.

NME review
22.09.14

Richard D James' long-awaited return is a banging reminder of why the Cornish raver is one of music's true innovators

Clash review
18.09.14

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...

The Quietus review
10.10.14

Given the emotional warmth, comparative looseness and less programmed feel of this third album by The Juan Maclean, the title of the act's first LP from 2005, Less Than Human...

Spotinews recomendation
18.09.14

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...

The Quietus review
24.09.14

Daniel Avery may have roused popular interest for more acidic shades of house and techno, but on Whorl Simian Mobile Disco have gone the whole hog, grafting full-blown kosmische...

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...

Clash review
25.09.14

Restless, furiously inventive and resolutely original...

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...