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Various Artists Multiplex: Mixt

Remix compilations can be like pro sports, with the field crowded with wannabe superstars all trying to outdo each other and win a big contract in the process.… Read more »

Supersoul 40 Acres and a Moog

You've heard Supersoul already, you just may not know it. Omar Clemetson, from Jamaica to Miami, has had a hand in the cities' vital electronic scenes for years, working the mixing desk for Florida's indigenous labels like Chocolate Industries.… Read more »

Eight Frozen Modules Thought Process Disorder

Juxtaposing sharp-as-nails beat barrages with myriad gurgling, plasticene sounds, Eight Frozen Modules' Ken Gibson seems to cross the line separating IDM-pop convention and experimental abrasion with every other step on this, his full-length debut.… Read more »

Asphalt Jungle Electro Ave.

As Asphalt Jungle, New York partners Brian Tarquin and Chris Ingram follow nicely in a long line of electronic duo dynamics. The propulsive mood of Electro Ave.… Read more »

Various Artists Irma on Canvas: Exhibition #2

Having heard the excellent Volcov-compiled Irma compilation' had high hopes for Irma's latest release. It's not quite as accessible, but chances are that's where the Exhibition title comes in.… Read more »

Various Artists Hi-Fidelity Dub Sessions 4

True, everybody and their Jamaican great-aunt has a dub album nowadays. But no matter how fiery your blood, you can't front on Guidance's ability to select cuts that progress more like an expert DJ set than just a bunch of licensed tracks.… Read more »

Various Artists Tiga: DJ Kicks

Equally adored and maligned for his remake of Corey Hart's "Sunglasses at Night," fellow Canadian Tiga is very much of this moment, what with his unrepentant affection for all things '80s.… Read more »

Various Artists Seasonal Greetings

So what does a seasonal compilation sound like coming from a place where the winter holidays aren't garish displays of commercialism?… Read more »

Various Artists Movern Callar O.S.T.

Mirroring the mixtape left for Samantha Morton (Scottish film Morvern Callar's protagonist) by her boyfriend just before he commits suicide, the soundtrack to Morvern Callar is obviously more than your usual promotion filler.… Read more »

Various Artists Mas Confusion

Music Aus Strom, which achieved cult status via Funkstrung's stewardship in the late '90s, awakes from its dormancy with this extremely coherent (if slightly dated) first compilation.… Read more »

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