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Various Artists DJ Smash Presents Phonography Volume 2

Remember acid jazz? DJ Smash does. The man who became a club scene icon back in the early '90s via his residency at NYC's Giant Step and the Fat Jazzy Grooves series has updated his resum?… Read more »

Corven Dalek Wet and Hard

Has nothing changed in the past ten years of massive-targeting techno?… Read more »

Various Artists Scrath Attack Volume Two

Bay Area public radio is an underappreciated treasure that takes the sting out of the failures of the commercial stations.… Read more »

Various Artists [Re:Jazz]

Some labels reach 100 and uninspiringly raid their back catalog for classic cuts, while other imprints get their artists to supply "exclusive" tracks that don't always do justice to the achievement. Germany's INFRACom!… Read more »

Axiom Reconstructions & Vexations

The latest offering from Bill Laswell's Axiom label offers a variety of mashed up reinterpretations of the two Tabla Beat Science albums and Radioaxiom: A Dub Translation.… Read more »

Various Artists Africanism Project

France's Africanism label has become a firm focus for anyone with an ear for truly great house music, and now all those who devote themselves to playing catch-up rather than discovery can find out why.… Read more »

Various Artists Pharoah Lounge

Massive Attack's latest is awash with it. Yahoo has a list-serve devoted to a hip-hop faction of it. The Bush administration is employing mass detentions and forced registration to rid our county of it.… Read more »

Various Artists Atitetoca

Oh, old school, you hit it right.… Read more »

Osunlade Offering

This gem of an album doesn't really break new ground-there's nothing particularly flashy, attention-grabbing or innovative here.… Read more »

Various Artists Wanna Buy a Craprak?

Carpark is releasing some of the loveliest little sounds around these days, all fuchsia beats and electric lavender shadings. This sampler slots thirteen tracks and four videos together as neatly as new, perfect crayons in a box.… Read more »

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