Tuesday, March 4 2014
These songs are dull, forgettable, and mostly interchangeable.
Monday, February 3 2014
Along the Way is always pretty, but rarely beautiful.
Wednesday, October 2 2013
In brief, R Plus Seven deemphasizes Replica’s sense of walled-off claustrophobia, letting thick puddles of light filter into Lopatin’s lair of sound.
Friday, September 13 2013
Hesitation Marks is a necessary addition to the Nine Inch Nails oeuvre, even though the initial reaction to it might be one of befuddlement or WTF?-ness.
Wednesday, September 11 2013
The acclaimed queen of Maghreb music releases a double-disc compilation of her most potent and genre-defying material.
Tuesday, September 10 2013
What makes Swisher interesting is that it's an album rooted in place, terra firma if you will, and the people who populate that place or places.
Friday, September 6 2013
Scandinavian dream-pop trio delivers one of the year's great records.
Tuesday, August 27 2013
Overall it’s a mildly paced mix but one of the more consistent and enjoyable to come out this year.
Thursday, August 22 2013
Germany’s reigning electronic kings Modeselektor and Apparat unite yet again for II, a collection of danceable yet curiously melancholy tracks. Amidst the moody fray, however, are some would-be pop hits that show just how far these guys have come along.
Australian trio Lace Curtain's debut 12" for Mexican Summer, Falling/Running, incorporates a wide range of influences from electronic music, spanning '80s synth pop and contemporary groups such as Light Asylum.