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Various Artists Solid Steel Present Hexstatic Listen and Learn

The second installment of Ninja Tune's Solid Steel mix series, and Hexstatic are at the controls for unashamedly large party action.… Read more »

Triple R Friends

Rinehard Riley, a.k.a. Triple R, functions within the Kompak… Read more »

Various Artists Being Black: A Musical Companion

What is blackness? Brooklyn activist (and Zen priest) Angel … Read more »

Various Artists National Vinyl Association

Even though it's the heavyhitters-Mos Def, Blackmoon, Jurassic 5-that are gonna sell this badboy compilation, it's the deeper underground that smashes up the place.… Read more »

Various Artists Soft & Suave: Relax Session

With so many chill compilations, picking a soundtrack for relaxation is almost more frustration than worth.… Read more »

Various Artists Christophe Monier Presents Rockers' Delight: The Rock Sound of Darkest Paris 1990-1996

News flash: the French aren't all disco-house pogoing robots! Nor are they Air-jocking AM-radio enthusiasts!… Read more »

Various Artists On the Right Track

This could easily be a one-line review, "On the Right Track features a Finnish goth band." Finns are already pale, so their goths must be reflective shadow dancers.… Read more »

Various Artists Rewind 2

An album of cover songs is only successful if it does more than stimulate nostalgia for the originals. Like its predecessor, Rewind 2 works well up against this standard, providing versions that are satisfying on their own.… Read more »

Various Artists Fabriclive: John Peel

It's a CD. It's also a tombstone. A tombstone, rapturously signifying the utter, total, complete death of the DJ mix album. They're done. All the good ones have been made; don't buy any more.… Read more »

Various Artists No Space for Dogma

In just two years, K2O has presented IDM from artists as far-flung as Moscow, Berlin, Brooklyn and Colorado. Sadly, geographic diversity doesn't translate into musical diversity, as much of No Space for Dogma runs together into a midtempo soup.… Read more »

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