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Elimination Leads to Creation: Junkie XL on His Score for 'Alita: Battle Angel'

From crafting the acclaimed soundtrack to Max Max: Fury Road to his latest score for Alita: Battle Angel, Junkie XL talks with PopMatters about his film score work and what draws him to classic scores from the '50s.

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Paul Van Dyk: Evolution

Paul Van Dyk re-emerges with new material in hand. Unfortunately, it all just sounds like material we've already had for over a decade.

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The Orb feat. David Gilmour: Metallic Spheres

The sound of Pink Floyd's lead guitar sits on top of the Orb's music rather than inside of it. That's good, but not good enough.

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James Holden: DJ-Kicks

Long on thrilling harmonic ambience but short on variety, James Holden's entry into the revered DJ-Kicks mix series makes for a great cap to a long night on the town.

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Kaito:Trust

Kaito has been producing a deeply ambient blend of house and trance for years, and Trust follows this familiar, very well-lit path.

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Paul Van Dyk: Volume -- The Best of Paul Van Dyk

By focusing on Van Dyk's hits and big-name remixes -- instead of what is actually his best material -- Volume proves to be a remarkably dull dance detour.

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Juno Reactor: Gods and Monsters

Props are in order as the seventh full-length from Ben Watkins defies expectations to be his most complete and diverse record yet.

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