Sunday, February 2 2014
Jon Hopkins' Mercury Music Prize winning Immunity was an electronic masterpiece that was unlike anything people had heard before.
Thursday, December 12 2013
Above all, 2013 was a year when electronic music's cream of the crop did what they do best and left no one wanting for more.
Thursday, May 30 2013
Get the early word on anticipated new albums by Camera Obscura, Smith Westerns, and Eleanor Friedberger, as well as a listing of June's releases.
Thursday, December 10 2009
We have no idea where the hell electronic music is going in the next decade, but if you can't find something in the wide stew of sonics out there to get excited about, check your pulse. You're probably dead.
Tuesday, December 10 2013
This year saw no shortage of innovative, exciting film scores. Notes on Celluloid counts down the ten soundtracks that lingered the longest in our minds.
Monday, December 1 2014
Jon Hopkins' quasi-companion EP to last year's Mercury Prize-nominated Immunity is the audio equivalent of a warm blanket. Just in time for the Polar Vortex.
Monday, October 13 2014
Abaporu is a record that, despite all of its differing hues, manages to come across as a unified mosaic of sound.
Tuesday, November 19 2013
Those who love Jon Hopkins’ stellar 2013 release Immunity will find a lot to love in his work for the film How I Live Now, which brings together spare piano chords with textural ambient and noise backgrounds to a Malick-esque effect.
Tuesday, June 11 2013
While the tracks do expand, growing before your ears from what you first think they are about to much more, they also are small, in the best of ways.
Tuesday, June 2 2009
Jon Hopkins's wizard-like productions have gotten the thumbs up from Brian Eno, and this reviewer.
Wednesday, July 17 2013
Some 25 years ago, Q Lazzarus' sole hit, the hypnotic dance-thump that is "Goodbye Horses", soundtracked a fairly popular Jonathan Demme movie. Amazingly, it wasn't Silence With the Lambs. With an anniversary vinyl release upon us, we dig up even more facts about this glorious pop anomaly ...
Thursday, November 18 2010
Electronics master Jon Hopkins takes time out from his packed schedule to chat about his many projects at this year's Moogfest.
Thursday, May 14 2009
The Royal College of Music trained Jon Hopkins released his latest album Insides on Domino on May 5th and he tells us about his inspiration.