Category Archives: Electronic

V/A ~ Music Activists 2020 (From Home)

One may take to the streets to be an activist, or in the time of social distancing, one may do so at home.  While InFiné’s latest set is of a general nature, it highlights the power of music to make

V/A ~ Music Activists 2020 (From Home)

One may take to the streets to be an activist, or in the time of social distancing, one may do so at home.  While InFiné’s latest set is of a general nature, it highlights the power of music to make

Iszlai ~ Jazzamped

We have a soft spot in our hearts for bouncy, happy, intelligent releases, and Jazzamped is one of them. While jazz is indeed one of the flavors, Iszlai‘s music is better categorized as sample-based, head-nodding instrumental hip-hop.  A wide variety of instruments and

Iszlai ~ Jazzamped

We have a soft spot in our hearts for bouncy, happy, intelligent releases, and Jazzamped is one of them. While jazz is indeed one of the flavors, Iszlai‘s music is better categorized as sample-based, head-nodding instrumental hip-hop.  A wide variety of instruments and

Castles in Space ~ The Isolation Tapes

The Isolation Tapes scores a rare hat trick.  Not only is Castles in Space’s new compilation of excellent quality throughout ~ 63 tracks in 5 hours ~ it’s also a charity release and a historical document. The rules were simple: record

Castles in Space ~ The Isolation Tapes

The Isolation Tapes scores a rare hat trick.  Not only is Castles in Space’s new compilation of excellent quality throughout ~ 63 tracks in 5 hours ~ it’s also a charity release and a historical document. The rules were simple: record

Inventions ~ Continuous Portrait

Continuous Portrait is the sonic version of recessive genes.  This is not the type of album one might expect from an ambient artist (Matthew Cooper) and part of a post-rock band (Explosions in the Sky’s Mark T. Smith). But it makes

Inventions ~ Continuous Portrait

Continuous Portrait is the sonic version of recessive genes.  This is not the type of album one might expect from an ambient artist (Matthew Cooper) and part of a post-rock band (Explosions in the Sky’s Mark T. Smith). But it makes

Ricardo Donoso ~ Content

The quote that accompanies Ricardo Donoso‘s latest album comes from former hostage Terry Waite, who when asked what he had learned from his captivity, answered “Contemporary humanity has lost the ability to engage in productive solitude.”  The quote is all the

Ricardo Donoso ~ Content

The quote that accompanies Ricardo Donoso‘s latest album comes from former hostage Terry Waite, who when asked what he had learned from his captivity, answered “Contemporary humanity has lost the ability to engage in productive solitude.”  The quote is all the

Morusque ~ the end of music

One would think this would be a bad time to launch a new label, but good music finds a way of breaking through.  Lyon, France’s wabi-sabi tapes has picked a winner in the end of music, a release whose very title

Morusque ~ the end of music

One would think this would be a bad time to launch a new label, but good music finds a way of breaking through.  Lyon, France’s wabi-sabi tapes has picked a winner in the end of music, a release whose very title

Robot Koch ~ The Next Billion Years

Will humanity make it through The Next Billion Years?  We’re not even sure we’ll make it through this one!  Robot Koch‘s latest album travels into the future to imagine where we might land given a wide variety of choices and

Robot Koch ~ The Next Billion Years

Will humanity make it through The Next Billion Years?  We’re not even sure we’ll make it through this one!  Robot Koch‘s latest album travels into the future to imagine where we might land given a wide variety of choices and