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Friday, October 24 2014

Underworld: Dubnobasswithmyheadman (20th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition)

This mammoth edition of a truly classic album is worth it for fans for the wealth of material and insight into the choices involved in its creation.


Wednesday, October 22 2014

The Power of the Reader in ‘A History of Reading’

Alberto Manguel takes a thematic rather than linear approach to a history of reading, offering an entertaining and impassioned account of reading practices and readers' agency.


Jessie Ware: Tough Love

Jessie Ware supplies more late-night soul on her sophomore effort, an album that finds her subtly expanding her much-lauded R&B sound.


Monday, October 20 2014

‘Voyaging in Strange Seas’ Tells of the Deep, Wide Roots of Modern Science

The history of the Scientific Revolution, retold: Clear, detailed, and as overwhelming as drinking from a fire hose.


Friday, October 17 2014

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey: Worker

The constantly morphing new jazz trio moves into deeply atmospheric, electronic territory and dares you to follow.


Thursday, October 16 2014

Andy Stott - “Faith in Strangers” (audio)

Today Manchester electronic music producer Andy Stott unveils the title track from his upcoming release Faith in Strangers’.


Tuesday, October 14 2014

Gui Boratto: Abaporu

Abaporu is a record that, despite all of its differing hues, manages to come across as a unified mosaic of sound.


Monday, October 13 2014

FaltyDL: In the Wild

FaltyDL's newest floats around without aim or interest.


Friday, October 10 2014

Caribou: Our Love

By tweaking the sound of his previous record, Caribou's Dan Snaith has created one of the most enjoyable, crowd-pleasing records of the year.


Thursday, October 9 2014

SBTRKT: Wonder Where We Land

SBTRKT leads a disparate cast of collaborators down a rabbit hole of mismatched beats and psychotic melodies on his second LP.


Exotype: Exotype (Capsule Reviews) [8.Oct.14]
Red Snapper: Hyena (Reviews) [8.Oct.14]
Zero 7: Simple Science EP (Capsule Reviews) [7.Oct.14]
Flying Lotus: You’re Dead! (Reviews) [6.Oct.14]
Ugly Kids Club: Head Games EP (Capsule Reviews) [30.Sep.14]
Zoot Woman: Star Climbing (Reviews) [30.Sep.14]
Deru: 1979 (Reviews) [30.Sep.14]
Hudson Mohawke: Chimes EP (Capsule Reviews) [29.Sep.14]
Dntel: Human Voice (Reviews) [26.Sep.14]
Cookies: Music for Touching (Reviews) [8.Sep.14]
The Bug - “Void/Function” (audio) (Mixed Media) [16.Jul.14]
VHS Head: Persistence of Vision (Reviews) [30.May.14]
Plaid: Reachy Prints (Reviews) [22.May.14]
Yann Tiersen: ∞ (Reviews) [21.May.14]
Thomas Azier: Hylas (Capsule Reviews) [7.May.14]
Anne: Pulling Chain (Reviews) [4.Mar.14]
Mark McGuire: Along the Way (Reviews) [3.Feb.14]
Nine Inch Nails: Hesitation Marks (Reviews) [13.Sep.13]
Blondes: Swisher (Reviews) [10.Sep.13]
Postiljonen: Skyer (Reviews) [6.Sep.13]
Arctic: Three Stripes EP (Reviews) [29.Aug.13]
Moderat: II (Reviews) [22.Aug.13]
Lace Curtain: Falling/Running (Capsule Reviews) [22.Aug.13]
E.M.M.A - Blue Gardens (Reviews) [19.Aug.13]
AlunaGeorge: Body Music (Reviews) [6.Aug.13]
Skinny Puppy: Weapon (Reviews) [25.Jul.13]
Emika: DVA (Reviews) [18.Jul.13]
Sally Shapiro: Elsewhere (Capsule Reviews) [17.Jul.13]
Deptford Goth: Life After Defo (Reviews) [11.Jul.13]
Maps: Vicissitude (Reviews) [8.Jul.13]
Second Storey: Margosa Heights (Reviews) [7.Jul.13]
Datalog: Haarp EP (Capsule Reviews) [2.Jul.13]
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