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Friday, October 10 2014

Matthew Shipp: I’ve Been to Many Places

Avant garde pianist Shipp explores his musical past through this contemporary solo set, hinting at where we may find him in the future.


Walt Weiskopf: Overdrive

An under-heard but top-notch tenor player, leading a sharp band through excellent tunes. Vibes, guitar, driving rhythm, all right here.


Thursday, October 9 2014

SBTRKT: Wonder Where We Land

SBTRKT leads a disparate cast of collaborators down a rabbit hole of mismatched beats and psychotic melodies on his second LP.


Bill Frisell: Guitar in the Space Age!

Space Cadet Frisell requests permission to come aboard.


Wednesday, October 8 2014

Exotype: Exotype

Exotype is a prototype for what can be done with metalcore, and, in terms of mindless sheer enjoyment, this LP does deliver the goods.


Red Snapper: Hyena

This not-quite-soundtrack to a 1970s African film doesn't quite measure up to the UK jazz/electronic band's standard.


Tuesday, October 7 2014

Zero 7: Simple Science EP

The return of Zero 7 with a new digital EP (or two 12” vinyls).


Monday, October 6 2014

Jason Ajemian: Folklords

The spirit of Mingus is alive and well in Jason Ajemian's band recording for Delmark. Oh, and let's not forget about Monk and Sun Ra.


Flying Lotus: You’re Dead!

Flying Lotus makes his return with a concept album that is executed exceptionally well, making for arguably the greatest accomplishment in his career thus far.


Friday, October 3 2014

Cabaret Voltaire: #7885 (Technopunk to Electropop 1978-1985)

For the first time, both sides of the post-punk/industrial/techno pioneers are collected in one place.


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Zoot Woman: Star Climbing (Reviews) [30.Sep.14]
Deru: 1979 (Reviews) [30.Sep.14]
Hudson Mohawke: Chimes EP (Capsule Reviews) [29.Sep.14]
Dntel: Human Voice (Reviews) [26.Sep.14]
Cookies: Music for Touching (Reviews) [8.Sep.14]
The Bug - “Void/Function” (audio) (Mixed Media) [16.Jul.14]
VHS Head: Persistence of Vision (Reviews) [30.May.14]
Plaid: Reachy Prints (Reviews) [22.May.14]
BADBADNOTGOOD: III (Reviews) [13.May.14]
Thomas Azier: Hylas (Capsule Reviews) [7.May.14]
Anne: Pulling Chain (Reviews) [4.Mar.14]
Mark McGuire: Along the Way (Reviews) [3.Feb.14]
Dizzy Gillespie: Dizzy’s Big 4 (Reviews) [13.Jan.14]
Nine Inch Nails: Hesitation Marks (Reviews) [13.Sep.13]
Blondes: Swisher (Reviews) [10.Sep.13]
Postiljonen: Skyer (Reviews) [6.Sep.13]
Derrick Hodge: Live Today (Reviews) [28.Aug.13]
Albert Ayler: Live on the Riviera (Reviews) [27.Aug.13]
Silkie: The Lost Tapes Vol 1 (Reviews) [25.Aug.13]
Moderat: II (Reviews) [22.Aug.13]
Lace Curtain: Falling/Running (Capsule Reviews) [22.Aug.13]
AlunaGeorge: Body Music (Reviews) [6.Aug.13]
Skinny Puppy: Weapon (Reviews) [25.Jul.13]
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