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Sunday, August 7 2011

‘Retromania’: You’d Throw It Against the Wall If You Weren’t So Immersed in It

Retromania is about the anxiety of influence; how our present moment is feeding into it, how it emerged framed as a historical inevitability, and how its necrotic collateral is any futurism that may have the audacity to disregard the past.


Sunday, August 22 2010

Chilled to Spill: How The Oil Spill Ruined Chillwave’s Summer Vacation

Empty nostalgia or a realignment of values, chillwave's alchemical waste-sounds may be on the cusp of a deadbeat summer.


Monday, February 8 2010

Electronic Music: The Invader and Infiltrator

Electronic sounds have come to occupy and permeate spaces focused on alterity, from the fringes of academia to the disposal heap of exotica.


Monday, November 30 2009

Leyland Kirby: Sadly, The Future Is Not What It Was

A three-disc opus of gorgeous ambient canvases that pine for the loss of a future with the kind of crackle and glow found here.


Thursday, November 12 2009

Broadcast and the Focus Group: Investigate Witch Cults of the Radio Age

This a massive paranormal grimoire of sound that future generations may mistake for the audio book to the Necronomicon.


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