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Reviews

Nolan Potter – Music Is Dead

Castle Face

“Music clearly isn’t dead, but Potter is one of those that believes punk definitely killed it.”


Mark Tester – Oblivion Rhythms Revisited

Moon Glyph

“an invite inside the inner circle, a portrait of the artist as a young man, a man today, and a man of the near future”


KYŌGEN – I CRY EP

Ramber Records

“middle ground between melancholy New Wave electro and Balearic bangers”


ILUITEQ – The Loss of Wilderness

n5MD

global warming themed ambiance


Julian Ross – fadeaway

Sound In Silence

warm ambience from port-royal founder member


The Limiñanas & Laurent Garnier – De Película

Because Music

“A hell of a trailer, the nostalgic De Película whets the appetite for a movie that’ll sadly never be.”


Amusement Parks On Fire – An Archaea

long awaited comeback album doesn’t disappoint


Bitcrush – Dead Corners (single)

ant-zen

Dazzling return for the gaze/post rock/electronica project.


Peter Jørgensen – ‘Brian Records Kickstarter EP’

Brian Records

Kickstarter campaign for post classical EP.


A Place To Bury Strangers – Hologram EP

Dedstrange

“antisocial gloom colliding with Goth and metallic noise at high speed”


Winterlight – Gestural Abstractions

n5MD

electronica take on the post-punk pop scene


Cubs – Rivers Of Amber/Frozen Waterfall

Rusted Rail Records

“an eclectic and uplifting collection of songs that genuinely describe organic Irish music.”


Firefriend – Dead Icons

Cardinal Fuzz/Little Cloud Records

“conflating many of the best guitar records in history with reverential glee”


Carlton Melton – Night Pillers

Agitated

“A potted history of psychedelic jamming that … makes for quite the companion when the lights go out. “


Seasurfer – Zombies

Reptile Music

eighties infused dreampop with an icy synth edge


Collin Gorman Weiland – Now & Thus Suite

Moon Glyph

“An engaging and transportive dose of New Age ambience”


Low Island – If You Could Have it All Again.

Emotional Interference

soulful synthpop triumph


Landon Caldwell & Flower Head Ensemble – Simultaneous Systems

Moon Glyph

“Heightened-consciousness composition meeting inspirational improv”


Grave Flowers Bongo Band – Strength Of Spring

Castle Face

“whirlwind garage-psych decorated with pastoral flourishes, proto-punk abrasion and heavy Glam”


Dry Cleaning – New Long Leg

4AD

Oddball post-punk, “New Long Leg [is] a sensory weapon in waiting.”