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Leftfield / Experimental

Vessel Dreaming in Paris

Stealing fire from Warp and a page from Aphex Twin, Vessel cook up highly unoriginal IDM. Braindaince wouldn't be braindance if it wasn't a little dreamy, but these guys are laid back to the point of coma-inducement.… Read more »

Ghost Cauldron Invent Modest Fires

Why front on an album that invokes David Lynch's Twin Peaks on its first song?… Read more »

The Hacker Danse Industria

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Styrofoam I'm What's There to Show That Something's Missing

Arne van Petegem was once easy to overlook in the middle of Morr's roster of mellow, blissfully melancholy electronicists. No more-this time around, he keeps the slowed-down programming and DSP jabber, and slots in his own vocals.… Read more »

Tussle Eye Contact

Rubbing some avant-dub style into their motorik steez, San Francisco instrumental quartet Tussle shows the world how to shut the fuck up and play non-stop.… Read more »

Julian Marley Systems

An exceptionally well produced composition. Julian delivers a strong message song complemented by a perfectly rootsy rhythm track. This is a crucial cut that I recommend you look out for. Read more »

Gavounna Warm Industry

Continuing their lineage of discovering unknown, highly talented artists, Melodic provide a debut release for Greek producer Athanasios Argianas as Gavounna, a worthy labelmate for Melodic's already impressive stable, which includes Minotaur Shock, L… Read more »

Various Artists Wild Dub: Dread Meets Punk Rocker Downtown

The second of Select Cuts' collections focusing on the fecund period in the late-'70s when the white sphere of punk and the black world of reggae and dub merged for a brief, desegregated moment, Wild Dub collects rare versions from major players of t… Read more »

Prince Malachi Can't Control

Currently a favorite amongst modern roots lovers. "Can't Control" is a positive anthem of resistance and survival-the lyrics are well thought out and clearly delivered. Malachi does it again. Read more »

8 Doogymoto Minimalistico

The trio called 8 Doogymoto is unlike just about any other act in electronic music, so it's not too surprising to find them on Matthew Herbert's Soundslike label.… Read more »

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