Wednesday, November 3 2010
Masked producer SBTRKT establishes lasting moods with dense builds and ambitious arrangements.
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, November 1 2010
Squarepusher's not pop. He's not R&B or French house. I’m not sure I can dance to his music.
Sunday, October 31 2010
The equally venerable Brian Eno and Warp Records come together for the first time, and the electronic music pioneer manages yet another astonishingly immersive creation.
Tuesday, October 26 2010
Small Black blends elements of shoe gaze and New Wave revivalism to often remarkable results, but sometimes get carried away by chill-wave atmospherics.
Tuesday, October 5 2010
Brooklyn-based duo the Hundred in the Hands create a debut album that seeks to move your hips by borrowing from any number of electro-genres.
Sunday, September 26 2010
Animal Collective acolytes make an album that's not much more than the sum of its influences' parts.
Sunday, September 19 2010
Outside the Ninja Tune "sound" is where the real treats of these compilations lie.
PVT, representing legendary electronic label Warp Records, make an album of mind-bending and energizing music that defies genre.
Sunday, September 12 2010
Former Desolation Wilderness frontman Nicolas Zwart creates an album of bedroom electro-pop that's too polite for its own good.