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Tag Archives: 2013

It’s A Beautiful Day – Live At The Fillmore ’68


★★☆☆☆ = Eh, fine What’s it sound like? Lively 60s rock band (think dead and the band) with strings. Thoughts It’s OK but overall they aren’t up to their peers. I think this would’ve been a blast live but doesn’t hold up to the test of time. More Info Listen! Spotify Schema Info It’s […]

Oneohtrix Point Never – R Plus Seven


★★★★☆ = Quality release and suggested listening What’s it sound like? Avant garde electro Thoughts OPN has highly effective moments that will always keep me curious about his work. R plus seven is a great piece of work but it gets a little tiring at times (maddening loops, lots of nothing). Fans will recognize these […]

Four Tet – Beautiful Rewind


★★★★☆ = Quality release and suggested listening What’s it sound like? Techno, creative electro, British, jungle at times Thoughts While these are rough cuts Kieran’s noodling is better then most polished outputs. He employs jungle like rhythm which isn’t usually my thing but it’s done well here, creating a worldly type of vibe. More Info […]

Pusha T – My Name Is My Name


⭐⭐⭐⭐ What’s it sound like? ‘ugly’ drug rap – raw and unflinching – featuring production from some of this generation best producers. Thoughts One of the best rap albums of the 2010s, Pusha T’s distinct aggressive style is in top form here. However it’s a love or hate kind of thing, so maybe not the […]

Calvin Keys – Electric Keys


⭐⭐⭐ Guitar driven jazz with a strong blues lean. I like the blusier numbers like telegraph blues and the hernia but jazz tracks like love and innocence are also good. Solid outing from the great guitarist Calvin Keys. More Info: Listen! Spotify: Youtube: