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Clash review
19.05.17

A lengthy, exploratory take on IDM ambience...

Clash review
19.05.17

“Michael Mayer’s magic, he wears a magic hat…”

The Quietus review
15.05.17

The question of what exactly is techno has puzzled observers ever since 2 Unlimited bragged of their “techno, techno, techno, techno” back in 1993. Is it steely dance-floor...

Spotinews recomendation
13.05.17

Hi. Since I’m going away for five days on Monday, I will add some extra updates today and tomorrow. Here is the new album by Ellen Allien. Genre: electronic. Enjoy! Ellen Allien...

Spotinews recomendation
27.04.17

Hi again. The final update of this release week is the epic new album by GAS. Genre: ambient/electronic. Enjoy! GAS – NarkopopFiled under: 2017, Ambient, Electronic

Clash review
19.04.17

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

Clash review
04.04.17

An intense kind of dialogue between man and machine...

Spotinews recomendation
05.04.17

Hey again. The second update is the fascinating new album by Hauschka. Genre: ambient/contemporary classical. Enjoy! (Note: My version should automatically link up to your version...

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

The Quietus review
23.02.17

After the frantic, frenetic emotionality of 2015’s Cory Arcane, Kangding Ray’s sixth album – HYPER OPAL MANTIS – by necessity sounds like a stocktaking and consolidation of his...

Clash review
16.02.17

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

The Quietus review
13.02.17

Another Noveller record: what's not to like? Sarah Lipstate's sound has entered our conscious this past few years. We could even view it as a trademark. We know what we get and we...

Spotinews recomendation
15.02.17

Howdy. The latest album by Noveller is another winner. Genre: ambient/rock. Enjoy! Noveller – A Pink Sunset for No OneFiled under: 2017, Ambient, Rock

The Quietus review
11.01.17

Having come to life when the Austrian capital was something of a hub for new strands of glitchy electronica at the turn of the century (see Fennesz), instrumental trio Radian have...

Clash review
08.12.16

Canadian producer abandons EDM nightmares for a mature new album...

Clash review
29.11.16

Sullen, HD-ready elegies transformed into something more...

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

Clash review
09.11.16

Perfectly maintaining the balance between populism and exclusivity...

Clash review
09.11.16

A singular, typically individual return...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

Though largely ignored during his lifetime, H.P. Lovecraft is a writer whose worldview and ideas have subsequently gone on to be profoundly influential. Like J.G. Ballard and...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

When it comes to thinking of space and the farthest reaches of the galaxy, we still tend to think in rudimentary human terms. This leads to all sorts of sentimental mush like...

Clash review
09.11.16

An exercise in forced reductionism...

Clash review
09.11.16

A soothing yet still unpredictable new album...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

Axel Willner's fifth full-length recording as The Field follows a similar blueprint to 2013's excellent Cupid's Head. The Swedish techno luminary's trademarked looping rhythms and...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

Pantha Du Prince is unleashed once again on The Triad, the long awaited return of electro-virtuoso Hendrick Weber with a collection of entrancing, liberating compositions. Helped...

Clash review
09.11.16

Matthew Dear continues with his artistic evolution under a familiar moniker...

Clash review
09.11.16

Enigmatic producer documents a fresh spiritual plain...

Clash review
22.09.15

Dark, oppressive yet utterly enthralling...