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Wednesday, October 29 2014

Power to the People: An Interview with Basement Jaxx

Many Jaxx fans were surprised by the relatively-straightforward nature of the duo's latest effort, Junto, but the way Felix tells it, it's a deliberately unexpected move from the Grammy-nominated duo.


Tuesday, October 14 2014

Gui Boratto: Abaporu

Abaporu is a record that, despite all of its differing hues, manages to come across as a unified mosaic of sound.


Monday, October 13 2014

FaltyDL: In the Wild

FaltyDL's newest floats around without aim or interest.


Tuesday, August 27 2013

Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs: Get Lost VI

Overall it’s a mildly paced mix but one of the more consistent and enjoyable to come out this year.


Sunday, June 2 2013

Hercules and Love Affair: DJ Kicks

This record's vintage house goes on so intolerably long that you become nostalgic for the present.


Monday, May 20 2013

Poisonous Relationship: Garden of Problems

This vinyl and digital only “album” feels more like a DJ's tool than a pure record, but it works best when the experimental nature of the music is unfurled and the artist just lets loose.


Thursday, May 2 2013

Major Lazer: Free the Universe

Each bar straddles rapid snares that pop and snap like firecrackers rippling on a waterbed mattress of liquid bass. Is this starting to sound like dirty talk? Then you're starting to get it.


Monday, April 15 2013

DJ Sun: One Hundred

This record relaxes on your sofa and instead of asking you to grab it a beer on your way to the fridge, it offers to share those that it brought. It’s all give. It’s easy. When the hour grows late you might even ask it to stay a little longer. And when it’s time to part, you'll already be planning to do it again.


Wednesday, July 25 2012

Wednesdays This Fall: An Early TV Preview

To combat the titans of fall TV ratings, Modern Family, Criminal Minds, and American Idol, the networks are offering up space aliens, superheroes, and a monkey!


Monday, September 12 2011

Hans Nieswandt: Hans Is Playing House

Hans Is Playing House is a serviceable but typical remix record, with all of the blessings and curses associated with such releases.


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Christopher Rau: Asper Clouds (Capsule Reviews) [2.Jan.11]
Max Cooper: Expressions (Capsule Reviews) [6.Dec.10]
SBTRKT: Step In Shadows (Capsule Reviews) [3.Nov.10]
Paleo: A View of the Sky (Capsule Reviews) [21.Oct.10]
Matt Shadetek: Flowers (Capsule Reviews) [20.Jul.10]
Thomas Bjerring: Stratus (Capsule Reviews) [5.May.10]
Donnacha Costello: Before We Say Goodbye (Capsule Reviews) [15.Mar.10]
Kaito:Trust (Reviews) [19.Jan.10]
Kikumoto Allstars: House Music (Reviews) [18.Oct.09]
Disco’s Not Dead (Sound Affects) [13.Jul.09]
Oliver Huntemann: H-3 (Capsule Reviews) [11.Jun.09]
DJ Hell: Teufelswerk (Reviews) [26.Apr.09]
Marc Romboy: Systematic Colours Volume Two (Capsule Reviews) [16.Apr.09]
Andy Duguid: Believe (Capsule Reviews) [30.Mar.09]
Mr. Oizo: Lambs Anger (Reviews) [3.Feb.09]
House: 100th Episode (Reviews) [2.Feb.09]
Mike Monday: Songs Without Words Part 1 (Capsule Reviews) [9.Dec.08]
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