Outta nowhere Actress projects four mystic visions inna black label style. It’s some of his sweetest, darkest, psychoactive gear, flitting from the electronic gremlins and piquant melancholy of ‘Xoul’ to its inverse image, ‘Xoul Dark Chamber’ and the contemplative, effervescent keys of ‘Xoul Particles’, which sees the introduction of some haunting digital synth strokes that also colour the slanted swagger and reverse loops of the EP’s most beguiling piece, ‘Pharoah Moon Rising’.
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Heading to the Espy Friday night, I was really looking forward to seeing Vadim who was a DJ I had been meaning to catch for quite some time now. 496 more words
The inimitable producer’s latest LP, released by Ninja Tune, finds Martyn starting from scratch. Uninspired by his old, mostly digital production set-up, the 3024 label head decided “to just toss everything out and start over fresh.” The resultant album The Air Between Words is more reliant on analog hardware. 79 more words