Monday, October 24 2011
Everything Gigamesh touches ends up with a thumping backbeat and electronic noises that evoke rainbow-colored glitter.
Friday, October 14 2011
Even now with all our understanding and acceptance of genre-mashing, Massive Attack’s opening salvo remains as bold and eclectic, as utterly assured a musical message as it was upon release.
Wednesday, September 28 2011
Hip Brooklyn label sells nostalgia and world grooves, one 45 at a time.
Wednesday, September 14 2011
As a precursor to PopMatters' upcoming retrospective on music in 1991, Sound Affects takes at look at 15 pivotal tracks from the year where dance music's potential to amaze seemed boundless.
Monday, July 25 2011
Gently explores all your fave disco genres, including freestyle, Italo, motorik, and the hard-charging Pitbull stomp.
Thursday, June 30 2011
You'd never guess what the world-famous DJ and David Lynch have in common . . .
Monday, May 23 2011
Early-hours techno as well as set-closers: all in a day's work for Arthur Oskan.
Wednesday, May 18 2011
Diorama is elaborate and compelling electronic music, whether or not you're familiar with the flowery context.
Tuesday, November 2 2010
If you thought Konono No. 1 was the ultimate in high-octane African popular music, think again. This mind-altering music manages to be simultaneously hypnotic and hyper-kinetic.
Monday, March 15 2010
On his first proper studio album since 2000, Donnacha Costello delivers subtle but sentimental house and techno.