Tuesday, December 9 2014
Like a gluttonous monarch with a taste for domination, electronic dance music continued to saturate the airwaves and feast upon the U.S. charts in 2014.
Thursday, December 18 2008
PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2008, highlighted by the return of British trip-hop legends and some infectious American indie rock by way of the Cascade Mountains.
Wednesday, December 10 2008
Ghosts, bugs, animals, tambourines, other channels, and Hercules: they're all part of the best electronic(a) music of the year.
Sunday, June 2 2013
This record's vintage house goes on so intolerably long that you become nostalgic for the present.
Wednesday, August 24 2011
What do you get when one of the most innovative dance producers working today tackles one of the most irritating music trends in the last 30 years?
Sunday, February 20 2011
Blue Songs finds Adam Butler and his crew of collaborators laying back -- turning the dance floor into an ethereal contemplation, unrepentant debauchery, retro revivalism, and slow-burning House.
Monday, September 1 2008
Unlike a host of electronic and dance acts who repeat, beat for beat, their turntable mechanics in a languid routine, Hercules and Love Affair translated into a motley crew of horns, bass, drums, synthesizers, vocalists, and dancers on stage.
Thursday, June 26 2008
Damaged emotion, carnal frenzies, and genuine club bangers mark an exceptional debut from Andy Butler and his myriad guests.
Tuesday, November 13 2012
Hercules and Love Affair's 'DJ Kicks' set released yesterday via !K7 and it's a tribute to everything house, from the classic to the contemporary.
Tuesday, October 2 2012
The Viennese duo of Hercules and Love Affair are working on their new album currently, but they have managed to compile a DJ-Kicks collection in the meantime.
Friday, August 6 2010
Holy Ghost! provided enough early excitement to last through two subsequently disappointing sets from their label-mates.