Category Archives: Electronic

Twink ~ Wild Eyed Wild Ride

How happy do you want your music to sound?  It’s an odd question, addressed in an odd way by toytronica artist Twink.  Do you prefer your music to be a little bit cheerful, with an undercurrent of bittersweet nostalgia?  Or do

Twink ~ Wild Eyed Wild Ride

How happy do you want your music to sound?  It’s an odd question, addressed in an odd way by toytronica artist Twink.  Do you prefer your music to be a little bit cheerful, with an undercurrent of bittersweet nostalgia?  Or do

Jilk ~ Joy in the End

Jilk has been one of our favorite electronic acts since their inception, and Joy in the End is the quartet’s new magnum opus.  It’s not only a great electronic album; it speaks to our troubled times with a sense of optimism and

Jilk ~ Joy in the End

Jilk has been one of our favorite electronic acts since their inception, and Joy in the End is the quartet’s new magnum opus.  It’s not only a great electronic album; it speaks to our troubled times with a sense of optimism and

JASSS ~ Weightless

JASSS (Silvia Jiménez Alvarez) is yet another artist pushing music forward with a debut album.  We’re publishing this review a full month early to give our European readers the chance to check her out at the Atonal Festival (Stage Null, 1:00

JASSS ~ Weightless

JASSS (Silvia Jiménez Alvarez) is yet another artist pushing music forward with a debut album.  We’re publishing this review a full month early to give our European readers the chance to check her out at the Atonal Festival (Stage Null, 1:00

Belief Defect ~ Decadent Yet Depraved

Berlin’s Atonal Festival begins 16 August, showcasing artists such as CoH, Pact Infernal, Demdike Stare and Fis.  But one of the festival’s biggest questions will be, “Who is Belief Defect?”  The new duo is said to be comprised of veteran

Belief Defect ~ Decadent Yet Depraved

Berlin’s Atonal Festival begins 16 August, showcasing artists such as CoH, Pact Infernal, Demdike Stare and Fis.  But one of the festival’s biggest questions will be, “Who is Belief Defect?”  The new duo is said to be comprised of veteran

Ben Frost ~ Threshold of Faith

Last week, Ben Frost pulled a Beyoncé by dropping a surprise mini-album.  Those who follow Frost (literally, as in It Follows) might have seen this coming, but the rest of us were caught happily off guard.  Threshold of Faith is the first evidence of last

Ben Frost ~ Threshold of Faith

Last week, Ben Frost pulled a Beyoncé by dropping a surprise mini-album.  Those who follow Frost (literally, as in It Follows) might have seen this coming, but the rest of us were caught happily off guard.  Threshold of Faith is the first evidence of last

Smileswithteeth ~ Suddenly Constantly

If you’re scouring the web for a short, sugary, summer blast, Smileswithteeth delivers.  The artist otherwise known as Gabriel Gutierrez has been consistently bringing the goods, and this time he’s landed an especially cool cover, courtesy of the curiously monikered deadtheduck.  Despite

Smileswithteeth ~ Suddenly Constantly

If you’re scouring the web for a short, sugary, summer blast, Smileswithteeth delivers.  The artist otherwise known as Gabriel Gutierrez has been consistently bringing the goods, and this time he’s landed an especially cool cover, courtesy of the curiously monikered deadtheduck.  Despite

Joydah ~ Jouissance

On the surface, Jouissance is a perfect summer album, tailor-made for a drive to the beach, sunroof down, passengers using their hands as planes.  The flow is exquisite, the beats divine, the samples so cleverly integrated that their origins are completely obscured.

Joydah ~ Jouissance

On the surface, Jouissance is a perfect summer album, tailor-made for a drive to the beach, sunroof down, passengers using their hands as planes.  The flow is exquisite, the beats divine, the samples so cleverly integrated that their origins are completely obscured.