Tuesday, December 16 2014
The most compelling electronic music of 2014 could be found in thoughtful experimentation and dancefloor-ready fun. But the ones who led the way tended to be pioneers who made their reputations doing just that.
Wednesday, December 10 2014
Like a gluttonous monarch with a taste for domination, electronic dance music continued to saturate the airwaves and feast upon the U.S. charts in 2014.
Tuesday, November 25 2014
With an astonishing lead single and an enveloping album besides, the Manchester producer offers the most vivid expression of his ghostly, brooding vision yet.
Monday, November 24 2014
The audio version of British producer Bonobo's latest concert video carries far less value than the DVD and fails to provide a worthwhile supplement to the studio albums.
Monday, November 17 2014
Arca invites you to come along for the ride into the netherworld of the self, and those who do may feel alternately exhausted and exhilarated.
The Swedish duo explores the protagonist's journey through the post-war torn landscape in a soundtrack for an imaginary film.
Friday, November 7 2014
Maeve Binchy's good-natured voice challenges Irish prejudice or piety on behalf of those who have been shut out or held down.
Wednesday, November 5 2014
“Music is like sculpture. It’s like trying to capture a moment of ultimate momentum, and distill it forever. An invincible, sealed capsule of sound.” -- Clark, August 2014
Thursday, October 30 2014
Betty Who's debut album is not the standout debut that this charismatic pop star deserves.
Wednesday, October 29 2014
Many Jaxx fans were surprised by the relatively-straightforward nature of the duo's latest effort, Junto, but the way Felix tells it, it's a deliberately unexpected move from the Grammy-nominated duo.