Thursday, July 18 2013
Has Emika, the Native Instruments sound designer and Ninja Tune stalwart, lived up to the hype and the promise shown on her experimental, laptop-driven self-titled debut, a work that joined the dots between hypnotic German techno and the sub-heavy styling of London’s underground dubstep scene?
Tuesday, April 2 2013
The chameleonic producer's fourth album persists with his well-honed priorities: grooves over songs, moods over meanings, and textures over structures.
Wednesday, November 9 2011
Roots Manuva uses the opportunity of a new album to fly in directions he's never even hinted at.
Tuesday, August 2 2011
Fin "Fink" Greenall produces a fourth LP of dark, organic folk tunes that confirms his status as one of the most intriguing acts on London independent label Ninja Tune.
Wednesday, May 25 2011
After four years of work, Amon Tobin returns with the most forward-thinking electronic album you're likely to hear for quite some time: the stunning ISAM.
Sunday, May 22 2011
Throughout GOB, Dels's fearlessness comes through; he doesn't soften his words or his beats with easy hooks.
Wednesday, January 5 2011
Career-spanning collection of hip-hop, jazz, funk, and more from one of the charter Ninja Tune acts.
Sunday, September 19 2010
Outside the Ninja Tune "sound" is where the real treats of these compilations lie.
Sunday, May 16 2010
The remixes of Running High point out that despite Poirier's willingness to experiment with styles bound to the dancefloor, his methods are still terribly limited.
Thursday, January 21 2010
Returning to the darkness that he was so comfortable with on his first two albums, Blockhead sounds like he's home and loving it.