An Album Found in a Trashcan: De La Soul Is Dead | 10 Oct 2011 // 5:00 PM
Listening to De La Soul Is Dead means immersing oneself inside a funny but terrifying universe, where brutality and self-destruction exist side by side with smart-ass jokes and sex talk and good music.
Visionquest: Fabric 61 | 15 Mar 2012 // 6:00 PM
With Fabric 61, Visionquest mostly plays it safe, delivering a diverting but underwhelming mix that fails to live up to the DJ quartet's considerable promise.
The Juan MacLean: Everybody Get Close | 1 Mar 2012 // 4:00 PM
The Juan MacLean's 2011 digital-only odds-n-sods compilation follows the not-especially venerable tradition of such releases by being rather uneven, but still works as a compelling survey of MacLean's considerable talents.