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Watch Algiers' "Cleveland" Video

Watch Algiers’ “Cleveland” Video

Algiers‘ sophomore LP The Underside of Power is out now on Matador Records and it will have our vote as one of the best albums of 2017. “Cleveland” is a gospel meets techno protest of police violence focusing on that cities’ tragic murder of 12-year-old resident Tamir Rice. As the band’s frontman Franklin James Fisher explained in June when the […]

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Listen to Voice Of Saturn’s Track “Ionoco”

Listen to Voice Of Saturn’s Track “Ionoco”

Travis Thatcher is the technical director for the Virginia Center of Computer Music at the University of Virginia. In addition, he designs and builds the Voice of Saturn line of synthesizer modules and effects, as well as helming a music project by the same name. On July 14th Thatcher will release his debut LP Shapeshifter via Atlanta’s synthwave label DKA […]

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Interview: Pink Frost Discuss ‘New Minds’ LP

Interview: Pink Frost Discuss ‘New Minds’ LP

This past June the Chicago-based quartet Pink Frost returned with their New Minds LP out on Under Road Records. The group features guitarist/vocalist Adam Lukas, guitarist Paige Sandlin, bassist Alex Shumard, and drummer Jesse Hozeny. New Minds is Pink Frost’s third full-length and like their previous effort, 2013’s Sundowning (Notes And Bolts Records & Tapes), it finds the band returning […]

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Listen to Amateur Childbirth’s Track “All Doomed”

Listen to Amateur Childbirth’s Track “All Doomed”

Amateur Childbirth is the solo project of the Brisbane-based musician Ivan Matthew Hicks and his third LP Your Afterlife Is Cancelled is due out August 25th via Blackest Ever Black. Across his two previous records, Hicks’ has painted an unapologetically bleak picture of the human experience with lyrics that are darkly humorous and always unsettling. While his previous record Pripyat […]

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Listen to Zosima's Track "Katorga"

Listen to Zosima’s Track “Katorga”

Zosima‘s track “Katorga” is off the Austrian musician’s new LP Apropos Of The Wet Snow out now on Enfant Terrible. The artist runs the label Noiztank, and since 2014 he has released industrially textured, deconstructed techno on his own label, as well as Serial Number 849 and Vizion Division. On this first effort for the Dutch label Enfant Terrible, Zosima […]

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Listen: BLAK “Black drips in the sky – Overwhelming”

Listen: BLAK “Black drips in the sky – Overwhelming”

BLAK is an instrumental post-rock trio from Roda De Ter, Catalonia and their debut LP Between darkness and light is out now on the Swiss label Elusive Sound. The group formed in 2015 to record a track that inspired Miquel Casals’ short film “Vostok,” and on the strength of that first effort, they were signed to the label in 2016. […]

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Watch Best Available Technology's "Session 9177" Video

Watch Best Available Technology’s “Session 9177” Video

Best Available Technology‘s Exposure Therapy LP came out this month on Styles Upon Styles. The project is helmed by the Portland-based producer Kevin Palmer who explains that his new record is “a complex meditation on the golden age of New York hip-hop.” The complexity comes from the fact that Palmer’s admiration for NYC’s boom-bap era is observed thru the distance […]

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