Posts Tagged: Ici d’ailleurs

Chapelier Fou ~ Muance

When an electronic artist makes a joyful noise with the cello, violin and clarinet, should it still be considered electronic music, or is it modern composition?  French artist Chapelier Fou (Louis Warynski) splits the sonic difference on his latest release, treating listeners

Chapelier Fou ~ Muance

When an electronic artist makes a joyful noise with the cello, violin and clarinet, should it still be considered electronic music, or is it modern composition?  French artist Chapelier Fou (Louis Warynski) splits the sonic difference on his latest release, treating listeners

Orchard ~ Serendipity

Serendipity is a lengthy album, but a worthy one, the eighth installment in Ici d’ailleurs’ Mind Travels series. And travel it does, tracing the seasons of a real orchard through impression and song.  The photography of Francis Meslet (whose art book

Orchard ~ Serendipity

Serendipity is a lengthy album, but a worthy one, the eighth installment in Ici d’ailleurs’ Mind Travels series. And travel it does, tracing the seasons of a real orchard through impression and song.  The photography of Francis Meslet (whose art book

Stefan Wesolowski ~ Rite of the End

Rite of the End is the seventh edition of Ici d’ailleurs’ ongoing Mind Travels series and the second for Stefan Wesolowski following the reissue of Kompleta.  He’s come a long way since that debut set and even more since Liebestod.  The latest collection holds together beautifully from

Stefan Wesolowski ~ Rite of the End

Rite of the End is the seventh edition of Ici d’ailleurs’ ongoing Mind Travels series and the second for Stefan Wesolowski following the reissue of Kompleta.  He’s come a long way since that debut set and even more since Liebestod.  The latest collection holds together beautifully from

ACL 2014: Top Ten Electronic

Electronic music isn’t just for dancing, although there’s plenty of dance music included in our year-end list.  The list also includes childlike lullabies, dense sonic fuzz, and smooth, languid excursions.  The eclectic selection below represents a cross-section of our tastes.

ACL 2014: Top Ten Electronic

Electronic music isn’t just for dancing, although there’s plenty of dance music included in our year-end list.  The list also includes childlike lullabies, dense sonic fuzz, and smooth, languid excursions.  The eclectic selection below represents a cross-section of our tastes.

EZ3kiel ~ Lux

From the cover, one is led to expect a gothic/industrial album.  From the lead single, “Anonymous”, one is led to expect a sparse, vocal, electronic album.  And yet, neither is the case.  The French band’s tenth album in 23 years

EZ3kiel ~ Lux

From the cover, one is led to expect a gothic/industrial album.  From the lead single, “Anonymous”, one is led to expect a sparse, vocal, electronic album.  And yet, neither is the case.  The French band’s tenth album in 23 years

Chapelier Fou ~ Deltas

The cover of Deltas says it all: the music of Chapelier Fou is bright and happy, twinkling and colorful, creative and adventuresome.  On his third album, Metz (France) artist Louis Warynski doesn’t defy genres as much as invite them in. A delta is a convergence of

Chapelier Fou ~ Deltas

The cover of Deltas says it all: the music of Chapelier Fou is bright and happy, twinkling and colorful, creative and adventuresome.  On his third album, Metz (France) artist Louis Warynski doesn’t defy genres as much as invite them in. A delta is a convergence of

Geins’t Naït + Laurent Petitgand ~ Je vous dis

When the work of a decades-old recording act still sounds potent, we know that we are in the presence of talent.  The post-industrial sounds of Geins’t Naït are balanced here by the modern composition of Laurent Petitgand, to this date best known for his

Geins’t Naït + Laurent Petitgand ~ Je vous dis

When the work of a decades-old recording act still sounds potent, we know that we are in the presence of talent.  The post-industrial sounds of Geins’t Naït are balanced here by the modern composition of Laurent Petitgand, to this date best known for his