Category Archives: Electronic

Oh No Noh ~ where one begins and the other stops

Markus Rom is a one-man band who sounds like an ensemble.  He’s (literally) pulled out all the stops for his debut album, already releasing three videos and a special edition lo-fi music device with audio stem and recording capability.  There

Oh No Noh ~ where one begins and the other stops

Markus Rom is a one-man band who sounds like an ensemble.  He’s (literally) pulled out all the stops for his debut album, already releasing three videos and a special edition lo-fi music device with audio stem and recording capability.  There

Spring Music Preview 2021 ~ Electronic

The wide electronic field stretches from sparkling ambience to pounding techno.  This spring we’ll hear examples of both, plus everything in-between.  We’re jealous of New Zealand, where everyone is back in the clubs, but we know our time is coming;

Spring Music Preview 2021 ~ Electronic

The wide electronic field stretches from sparkling ambience to pounding techno.  This spring we’ll hear examples of both, plus everything in-between.  We’re jealous of New Zealand, where everyone is back in the clubs, but we know our time is coming;

Sébastien Guérive ~ Omega Point

If you’re going to make your own sci-fi soundtrack, it’s always best to have visuals: to “put your money where your mouth is,” so to speak.  Sébastien Guérive does this by enlisting the aid of Thomas Blanchard, whom our readers may recognize

Sébastien Guérive ~ Omega Point

If you’re going to make your own sci-fi soundtrack, it’s always best to have visuals: to “put your money where your mouth is,” so to speak.  Sébastien Guérive does this by enlisting the aid of Thomas Blanchard, whom our readers may recognize

Jilk ~ Welcome Lies

In 2021, subscription services continue to grow.  Most familiar are the TV offerings: Netflix, Disney, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Apple+, HBO Max.  But there are also some valuable audio services.  We’ve already told you about subscription series from Lost Tribe Sound

Jilk ~ Welcome Lies

In 2021, subscription services continue to grow.  Most familiar are the TV offerings: Netflix, Disney, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Apple+, HBO Max.  But there are also some valuable audio services.  We’ve already told you about subscription series from Lost Tribe Sound

Errorgrid ~ Gridworks 1: Tension/Release

L.A.’s Errorgrid label has been on a tear this year, already releasing two albums, a remix EP and now a label compilation.  The instrumental side of industrial / IDM has been underserved in recent years, shoved aside by its more obvious cousin

Errorgrid ~ Gridworks 1: Tension/Release

L.A.’s Errorgrid label has been on a tear this year, already releasing two albums, a remix EP and now a label compilation.  The instrumental side of industrial / IDM has been underserved in recent years, shoved aside by its more obvious cousin

The Tin Box ~ Play

Last spring, we reviewed Places, a charming EP from Brooklyn’s The Tin Box, which was a highlight from Hibernate’s 26-release benefit for the homeless.  The artist followed this with Places II in the fall, rounding the project to album length.  This year, The Tin

The Tin Box ~ Play

Last spring, we reviewed Places, a charming EP from Brooklyn’s The Tin Box, which was a highlight from Hibernate’s 26-release benefit for the homeless.  The artist followed this with Places II in the fall, rounding the project to album length.  This year, The Tin

Badmixday ~ Goya

Progressing from the trip-hop flavors of his debut album A Quiet Mind Awaits, Istanbul’s Anıl Berk Çetin (Badmixday) plunges into different forms of music, informed by jazz and experimentalism.  Goya nudges in the direction of a signature sound, a clear sign

Badmixday ~ Goya

Progressing from the trip-hop flavors of his debut album A Quiet Mind Awaits, Istanbul’s Anıl Berk Çetin (Badmixday) plunges into different forms of music, informed by jazz and experimentalism.  Goya nudges in the direction of a signature sound, a clear sign

Illuvia ~ Iridescence of Clouds

Those who follow Los Angeles label A Strangely Isolated Place already know that every vinyl edition looks sublime; but the newest double-vinyl album from Iluvia may be their best yet.  Prince would be proud to see this pair of purple eggs.  And while the

Illuvia ~ Iridescence of Clouds

Those who follow Los Angeles label A Strangely Isolated Place already know that every vinyl edition looks sublime; but the newest double-vinyl album from Iluvia may be their best yet.  Prince would be proud to see this pair of purple eggs.  And while the