Articles tagged bibio

22 Apr 2016 // 12:30 PM

Bibio - “Light Up the Sky” (Singles Going Steady)

"Light Up in the Sky" injects further nuance to Bibio's sound from A Mineral Love, adding cut-up vocal samples, atmospheric textures, and reverb-drenched guitar pluckings.

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Gasoline & Mirrors: An Interview With Bibio

He's considered the folktronica producer du jour, but Stephen Wilkinson's art runs much deeper than that. His latest unleashes his inner pop instincts.

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28 Mar 2016 // 2:30 AM

Bibio: A Mineral Love

"Lookin' like a butterfly / You lookin' like petals in a hurricane wind." That couplet is exactly A Mineral Love sounds like, and Bibio couldn't have said it better himself.

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3 Mar 2016 // 1:47 PM

Bibio - “Town & Country” (Singles Going Steady)

Bibio's "Town & County" evokes Aja-era Steely Dan, certainly in terms of the slick jazz/pop leanings.

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27 Jan 2016 // 9:47 AM

Bibio - “Feeling” (Singles Going Steady)

Bibio celebrates '70s classic R&B, borrowing from the era's greatest luminaries, Isaac Hayes and Curtis Mayfield with his standout track.

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16 Oct 2015 // 2:00 PM

Bibio - “Cherry Blossom Road” (Singles Going Steady)

Innocence lasting one minute is what this is.

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26 Jun 2013 // 8:00 AM

20 Questions: Bibio

He's a brilliant guitarist, a frighteningly good electronic producer, and he may have just released his best album yet. Bibio talks about about the greatest Cocteau Twins album of all time, recreating Withnail & I in his daily life, and how everyone, everywhere, should be listening to Alan Watts.

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15 May 2013 // 11:05 PM

Bibio: Silver Wilkinson

Eclectic producer Stephen Wilkinson's seventh studio album is a richly textured, often pretty, but strangely detached effort.

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6 Apr 2011 // 10:00 PM

Bibio: Mind Bokeh

Much like Ambivalence Avenue, Bibio's latest offering, Mind Bokeh, should make him a household name.

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Various Artists: Warp (Chosen) / Warp (Recreated)

Warp wonders aloud who it is in 2009 and who it was for the past 20 years. Who it will be in the future is anybody's guess.

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Bibio: Ambivalence Avenue

Bibio reinvents himself as a number of different people -- Neil Young, J Dilla, Ariel Pink, bands named after animals -- but retains a thematic proximity to the idea of the persistence of memory.

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10 Mar 2009 // 9:59 PM

20 Questions: Bibio

British electronic artist Bibio has just released his third album, Vignetting the Compost. He tells us about his work and love for Walt Whitman in these 20 Questions.

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4 Mar 2009 // 8:57 PM

Bibio: Vignetting the Compost

Bibio's third album of fuzzy nostalgia is like God rubbing your tummy on a Christmas morning.

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Bibio: Vignetting the Compost

On Vignetting the Compost, Stephen Wilkinson pulls a rabbit out of his hat and shows that he's done what everyone wanted him to do but that nobody believed he could: he's grown -- as a songwriter, as a musician, and as a producer.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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