Articles tagged electronic

23 Aug 2017 // 2:30 AM

UNKLE: The Road, Part 1

UNKLE's James Lavelle alternates slow, contemplative material with faster, darker pieces to excellent, fulfilling effect.

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Machine Woman: When Lobster Comes Home

Machine Woman stakes her claim for best new techno artist on teeth-rattling, new EP.

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21 Aug 2017 // 8:31 AM

Photay: Onism

Photay's full-length debut is is jam-packed with dense instrumentals that take inspiration from all over the world and all over the musical spectrum.

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18 Aug 2017 // 9:15 AM

Chase & Status - “Love Me More” ft. Emeli Sandé

This is a track built on a formula, but no formula exists to account for Sandé, and her performance is the kind of vocal that you scream along to, tears in your eyes, heart ready to burst.

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17 Aug 2017 // 2:15 AM

Black Asteroid: Thrust

Rather than channeling misery, Thrust has a way of inflicting it.

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Oneohtrix Point Never: Good Time Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

One of the finest electronic musicians of this era continues his hot streak with the Good Time motion picture soundtrack.

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15 Aug 2017 // 10:53 AM

Iglooghost - “Bug Thief” (Singles Going Steady)

A tasty treat: a mash of electronic sounds, accidents, loops and ambient noise served lightly over happy spirits.

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Moon Diagrams: A Lifetime of Love

Moon Diagrams' debut merges an intriguing, genre-hopping beginning and end with a lackluster middle section of extended ambient dance tracks.

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Moby: More Fast Songs About the Apocalypse

Moby continues to flip though and blend genres and, like a slot machine, he may eventually hit another jackpot, but for now the symbols aren’t lining up and paying off.

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8 Aug 2017 // 8:37 AM

Konx-om-Pax: Refresher

Konx-om-Pax returns to refresh the warm rave memories and get the blood pumping.

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8 Aug 2017 // 2:30 AM

Jlin: Warrior of Art

On the heels of massive praise for her latest album, Black Origami, electronic music innovator Jlin talks with PopMatters about her methodology and the lessons learned on her pursuit of inner alignment.

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Ghost Pavilion - “Vacant Stories” (audio) (premiere)

Influenced by a sense of mortality, this ethereal electropop track has been two years in the making.

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2 Aug 2017 // 8:11 AM

Sudan Archives - “Come Meh Way” (Singles Going Steady)

Mix Sudanese-style fiddling with menacing electronic beats and you get Sudan Archives.

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Washed Out: Mister Mellow

Mister Mellow is an album of interludes and abstract experimentations as much as it is a pop record.

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World Listening Day Remembers Electronic Pioneer and Deep Listening Creator Pauline Oliveros

Deep Listening opens possibilities for experiencing music in new ways, in effect teaching its pupils how to listen to listening itself.

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Rudimental - “Sun Comes Up” feat. James Arthur (Singles Going Steady)

Arthur's laid-back vocal style here is what drives the song from forgettable territory into "I wouldn't turn it off if I heard it on the radio."

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Art Feynman: Blast Off Through the Wicker

Musical enigma, Art Feynman, gets rhythmic on his bold debut.

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24 Jul 2017 // 2:20 AM

Gaudi: Magnetic

The producer's interplay between drum and bass forms the album's heart. A resonant, visceral listen.

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14 Jul 2017 // 8:01 AM

Quindar: Hip Mobility

Space is the place. On Hip Mobility, Quindar's two-man instrumental combo provide a lush, futuristic soundtrack of NASA's glory days.

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12 Jul 2017 // 11:33 AM

Oneohtrix Point Never - “The Pure and the Damned” (ft. Iggy Pop)

"The Pure and the Damned" is majestic and awe-inspiring. Why can’t more collaborations turn out like this?

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