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Actress' ​​'88'​​ Is ​a Beautiful Mess of Snaps, Pops, and Glitches

88 is not the most consistent Actress album to date, but it is probably the wonkiest. Parts of it sound like relics from the analog era; others sound like nothing else on earth.

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'Actress' Explores What It Means to Play a Role

Actress allows Brandy Burre (The Wire) the screen space and time to make her own image -- or so it seems.

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2013 Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit (Preview and Schedule)

The 2013 Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit will take place from October 25 - 27 in Asheville, North Carolina.

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Actress: R.I.P.

Myth, religion and analog synthesizers define the third album from British producer Darren Cunningham.

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Shed: The Traveller

Shed makes an album that responds to techno, but pumps beats too obscure to dance to and generates pretty synth patterns too fractured to catch wind.

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Actress: Splazsh

Is Actress some weird wizard savior of scrambled electronic currents or just a savant who can occasionally press the right buttons?

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Actress: Hazyville

Darren J. Cunningham -- co-founder of the laudable Werk Discs label -- finally releases his long-awaited and long-hyped full-length album as Actress, and it's a good 'un.

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