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Columns

Wednesday, May 2 2012

Party Machine: The Rise of Canadian Electronic Music

If Toronto is having a Seattle moment, as The New York Times called it, it's fair to say that Canadian electronic music is having a Chicago/Detroit moment.


Reviews

Wednesday, September 24 2008

Venetian Snares: Detrimentalist

Winnepeg's golden boy of breakcore blitzkrieg unleashes an opus to the drum and bass aesthetic with his 20th-odd long-player.


Monday, January 14 2008

Venetian Snares: My Downfall (Original Soundtrack)

As with its predecessor, My Downfall is a meticulous exercise in constructing intricate and expansive classical music, then inundating the results in heavy drum and bass programming.


Wednesday, May 16 2007

Venetian Snares: Pink + Green

This is a Venetian Snares EP, so of course it's technically better than 90% of the breakcore being released right now, but it stumbles in crucial ways, especially when cast in the harsh light of expectation.


Thursday, September 28 2006

Venetian Snares: Cavalcade of Glee and Dadaist Happy Hardcore Pom Poms

The new album seems to be part of the more playful Venetian Snares lineage, most comparable, perhaps, to the manic surreality of 2003's Chocolate Wheelchair.


Tuesday, November 1 2005

Venetian Snares: Meathole

Far from being a wall of impenetrable noise, Meathole is an intricate, aggressive and sometimes harrowing journey into the heart of distortion and distorted soul.


Blogs

Tuesday, June 7 2011

Venetian Snares - "Ever Stopped the Heaviest" (video)

YouTube user thenov29films has become something of the official unofficial videographer of much of the best underground electronic music coming out, most of which


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