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Leftfield / Experimental

Tamion 12 Inch All Black

With electroclash dead for lack of passion, groups like this Detroit trio bring the true, young Reagan-era rage back to the digital age.… Read more »

Antenne #2

How many times can one hear the words "beautiful," "breathtaking," or "brilliant" before those words are sapped entirely of any meaning?… Read more »

Joan of Arc So Much Staying Alive and Loneliness

With Joan of Arc's last album-The Gap, an experiment in ProTools released in 2000-songwriter Tim Kinsella's abstract minimalism and impenetrable lyrics seemed more to be creating rifts than bridging chasms between his current project and his fiery, a… Read more »

Further Good Times...?

Producers Neville Attree and C-Rock roll out a slice of murky, alienated electropop for the afterhours set.… Read more »

Misc In Between

When a producer wakes up one morning, looks in the mirror, and muses, "I think I'll be a minimalist," we can almost always guarantee that he's been duped.… Read more »

Cursor Minor Remote Control EP

A reasonable foray into robot rock starts this four-tracker from the young Mr. Miner. Today's standard processed voice describes things that then happen to the music itself, making it strangely satisfying to listen and dance to.… Read more »


Right on! Yunx (a.k.a. Iyunx Productions) finally decide to … Read more »

Roel Meelkop & Tore Honore Boe Sovezacht

Following Heroin, the brilliant collaboration between Ekkehard Ehlers and Stephan Mathieu, Brombron (a label project between Dutch imprints Staalplaat and Extrapol) returns with their third release.… Read more »

Aphex Twin 26 Mixes for Cash

IDM icon Richard D. James has never hidden his mercenary tendencies. Despite (or because of) this crassness, Aphex Twin has cranked out some of his most interesting-and absurd-music while tweaking other artists' tracks.… Read more »

Colorform Send Forth Your Soul

James Allen's debut recording-an EP by name but a tidy 38 minutes long-is a surprising first release for DJ Spooky's Synchronic label.… Read more »

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