Thursday, August 11 2011
Genuinely deserves to be called Aram Bajakian's Kef, not anybody else's, but his, clever and fearless.
Monday, August 1 2011
Wormed with Middle Eastern loops and hooks, and also playful, with a jazz playfulness
Wednesday, July 27 2011
Fast is their natural speed.
Tuesday, May 17 2011
The most interesting tracks are the ones that reveal the shaping influences of American music itself.
Thursday, April 7 2011
Love, in these songs, is aware of its own delirious state and willing to share the details.
Wednesday, July 7 2010
One of the more engaging aspects of the series is Michael’s voiceover explanations of spy tips and tricks. These crafty techniques are integral to training spies.
Wednesday, March 31 2010
The old material has been renovated rather than modernised.
Thursday, March 18 2010
The music has a tidal drag, which is also the pull or drag of teasing.
Wednesday, January 21 2009
Tunes from Romania and Moldavia have been smartened up, the jagged parts polished off to make them move more neatly, and with more of a sensual, jazzy roll.