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'Underground London' Dazzles with Its Scope and Anti-Establishment Music

Cherry Red issues a gargantuan collection of anti-establishment music associated with the 1960s London counterculture, a movement which challenged the norms and conventions of mainstream society by drinking from the well of psychedelia, free jazz, Beat poetry, musique concrete, electronics, and minimalism.

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Kevin Drumm: Wrong Intersection

As Kevin Drumm steers you through the Wrong Intersection, you can't help but get the feeling that that's where he belongs.

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Chris Watson: El Tren Fantasma

This is a great example of a sound recordist's art, like the uncanny soundtrack to a very solid dream.

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Fabio Selvafiorita & Valerio Tricoli: Death By Water

The sound of water taken from its natural state to something more artificial.

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Francisco López: Untitled #244

Music without instruments or a rhythm that might evoke a genre or a predecessor or even a musician.

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Cristian Vogel: Black Swan

Look ma, no notes.

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Electronic Music: The Invader and Infiltrator

Electronic sounds have come to occupy and permeate spaces focused on alterity, from the fringes of academia to the disposal heap of exotica.

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Ben Frost: By the Throat

Ben Frost's muscular sophomore release, By the Throat, casts a menacing spell on the listener.

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Ata Ebteka: Ornamentalism: Ata Ebtekar and the Iranian Orchestra For New Music Performing Works of A

Hints of Persian music are masked by a confounding digital ruckus as one of Iran's premier electronic composers takes on one of the country's pioneering electro-acoustic minds.

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Various Artists: Fabrique

A quite enlightening mix of many of the sounds you might have heard during Brisbane, Australia's experimental music series.

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Why Does the Mix CD Still Exist?

DJ Spooky has a new book and album that each explore remix culture. But what value is the single mix CD in an era where remix culture floods the distribution network with endless freely distributed combinations?

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