Search and Hit Enter

Best Albums of 2014

Vanguard, dark, excessive, fun, bold, touching, innovative, game-changing…it’s time for us to announce our album of the year.

Torn Hawk: Let’s Cry And Do Pushups At The Same Time

Using a technique he calls video mulch Wyatt blends found footage with cuts from popular films and scenes recorded by the artist himself. You could always sense an ironic approach in Wyatt’s visuals but his LP feels on the contrary – candid and emotional.

Aphex Twin: Syro

Aphex Twin’s return to the studio album format begs one question of Syro: has absence made the heart grow fonder, or is the return of Aphex Twin one of a man outside of his time?

Sula Bay: Odabo EP

Welsh born Sula Bay’s debut EP throws us deep into the mind of a 19 year-old girl living in London. With a passion for experimentation and the overt desire to express through sound, Sula’s music contains poetic mutterings of past and present experiences, coupled with purposefully disorientated synths.

Francis Harris On Minutes Of Sleep

In our latest film we speak to the American producer Francis Harris about his new album “Minutes Of Sleep” released last month via Scissor & Thread.

Francis Harris: Minutes of Sleep

Through an innovative approach to recording and production, Francis Harris has demonstrated versatility within the frameworks of house and ambient music that is seldom executed with such finesse.

Actress: Ghettoville

As a reviewer tasked with picking apart the numerous enigmatic strands of Actress’ fourth and potentially final record, it’s tempting to cross-examine it with that infuriatingly cryptic
Continue Reading

Wizard Sleeve: Beat Emporium Vol. 3

1. Jasper – Zoom
2. Portico Quartet – Steepless (Theoish Remix)
3. King Of Hearts – Santa’s Techno Hornpipe
4. Tjorven – 500%
5. Semiotics – Moda
6. Happy Cat – Coffee Eyes
7. Lisson – Pesky
8. Capeface – Treehouse
9. Bodhi Glitch – As Quiet Will Form

Monokle

Monokle is the alias of Vlad Kudryavtsev, a musician and producer from St Petersburg, Russia. Monokle has been releasing his own blend of downtempo electronica since 2006,
Continue Reading