Music Reviews

PIAS RECORDINGS

Bohren & Der Club Of Gore - Piano Nights

The cigarette in the ashtray burns in its own apathy, with no one left in the room to smoke it....

LUAKA BOP

Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information

You’ve heard at least two or three songs of this American guy, by his real name Johnny...

JAIMA

Yogeshwara & Suresh: Ayur Veda - Wisdom of Life

It is still an amazing feeling to discover by accident an album that has such an incredible power...

SELF-RELEASED

Pneumaton - Plutonium Hits (2002 – 2009)

It is already 11 PM; 7 degrees Celsius outside; you can’t sleep; you think of yourself, you...

CRèME ORGANIZATION

David Kristian - The City Without Windows / La...

David Kristian has been making electronic for over 20 years, composing everything from...

L.I.E.S.

Shadowlust - Trust In Pain

It might be a little bit confusing to discover that every L.I.E.S. release is somehow inimitable,...

IMPORTANT RECORDS

Deep Listening Band - Great Howl at Town Haul

Blind dolphins have been known to survive in the wild, guided by exquisite acoustic images of...

CRASH SYMBOLS RECORDS

Lil Kids - Slow Rainbow

Golden ages. Backpackers vs. backpatters. Cassette tapes, mp3s, and then cassette tapes again!...

WORLD CIRCUIT

Ali Farka Touré & Toumani Diabaté - Ali And...

This is the last recording Ali Farka Toure did, until his sadly death one year after, in March...

SUBLIME FREQUENCIES

Group Inerane - Guitars From Agadez (Music Of...

Sublime Frequencies delivers this crème de la crème album of ‘’music of Niger’’,...

OTHER PEOPLE

Darkside - Psychic

One guy is waiting in line, at the debut listening session that Chilean super hero Nicolas Jaar...

MUNSTER RECORDS

Spacemen 3 - Losing Touch With Your Mind

Spacemen 3 and The Jesus And Mary Chain were the initiators of the shoegazer and drone-rock...

LUAKA BOP

William Onyeabor - Who Is William Onyeabor

My man Chris was insisting the other day that I should check this new compilation released on...

MORPHINE RECORDS

Upperground Orchestra - The Eupen Takes

We came a little bit late for this one, but also this album came a little bit later than the...

LIMELIGHT

Tom Dissevelt & Kid Baltan - Song Of The Second...

Ladies and gentlemen, brown dogs and polar bears, childish raccoons and blue rhinos, please make...

COMMAND

Dick Hyman - Moog - The Electric Eclectics Of...

This is what happens when an American jazz pianist/keyboardist and composer meets a mini Moog...