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Break yourself free from 4/4 time signatures and classic 70s synthesizer sounds

There is a lot of hype again about retro music. Don’t get me wrong, I love a lot of music – both the original inspiration of the classics (from that synth soundscape of Shine on you Crazy Diamond, to Van Halen’s Jump), I even find myself loving a lot of the Synthwave genre in how its bringing classic Juno and DX7 sounds to young ears. 205 more words

Nate Wooley: Outside the Brass Box

I highly, highly admire artists that are able to do unconventional things with conventional tools. Thinking outside the box, with the box. It’s something I enjoy doing myself. 189 more words

Creative Non-Fiction

Take a ride through the shadowy trip-hop noir of Sophie Lilliene's 'Apnoea' EP

Italian producer VeZzO has been releasing music under the Sophie Lillienne moniker for over a decade, creating a fusion of classic trip-hop and other electronic styles with an ever-rotating list of collaborators.   136 more words

Electronic Music

N is for Negrón

Angélica Negrón is a composer whose work I have been getting to know the past few weeks. I first discovered her music through an article which discussed nine different living composers and while I was at least familiar with the eight other names, I didn’t know her name. 226 more words

Music

Zbigniew Karkowski - "The Last Man in Europe" LP Album review

Zbigniew Karkowski was a very important and influential figure across various arenas of music including electronic, noise, experimental, avant-garde some of which obviously cross over from time to time.   304 more words

Music Reviews

Now Available: When A Soul Weeps

Hello there!  I just wanted to let you know that this month’s single, When A Soul Weeps is now available to listen to and download and share with your friends. 28 more words