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Blanketship – Klangwunder / The Sound Of Fun Surrounds You

10-Aug-18

★★★☆☆ = Good! What’s it sound like? Vintage jazz rock meets found sound DJ Thoughts Pretty good, forward thinking collage of lots of different sounds. The second record, klangwunder, was a bit more uneven and sporadic sounding. More Info https://www.discogs.com/Blanketship-Klangwunder-The-Sound-Of-Fun-Surrounds-You/release/2030041 Listen! Spotify Schema Info Blanketship – Klangwunder / The Sound Of Fun Surrounds You Description: […]

Bambooman,Kirk Barley – Bambooman ‎– Whispers

02-Aug-18

★★☆☆☆ = Eh, fine What’s it sound like? An assortment of left field electro Thoughts I found the interludes Frost and melt interesting in their organic percussive approach. Static is a good one, Koze like. Guests on side one felt generic and uninspired, play it safe electro pop. The second half is much better opening […]

Barbara Morgenstern – Fan No. 2

01-Jul-18

★★☆☆☆ = Eh, fine What’s it sound like? Synth pop sung primarily in German. Production is a step above diy but this is a 1 woman show though showcases a variety of instrumentation with guitar and proper keys mixed in. Thoughts Authentic German vibes. More than just the lyrics, it has a Berlin soul that […]

Blue Sky Black Death – Noir

12-Jun-18

★★★☆☆ = Good! What’s it sound like? Sparkly kinda electro hip hop. Sunny with old soul samples sprinkled throughout Thoughts It’s very new school and polished, could’ve used a bit more grit, but very well done. The record is way too long, only an hour but the length of the tracks and relative similarity in […]

18 Carat Affair – Vintage Romance

17-May-18

★★★☆☆ = Good! What’s it sound like? lofi synth found sound with vaporwave aspects Thoughts I like the production texture, certain haziness at play. Not vaporwave but borrows heavily from that aesthetic. Seems like recent of vaporwave producers is incorporating more into beats as this has something bumping the whole way through. More Info https://www.discogs.com/18-Carat-Affair-Vintage-Romance/release/3302455 […]

1991 – High-Tech High-Life

27-Apr-18

★★★☆☆ = Good! 1991 (2) – High-Tech High-Life What’s it sound like? Ambient, vaporwave for adults Thoughts Excellent, vaporwave but more refined and reminds me of Aphex Twin’s selected ambient works. This guy wrote a fantastic review here: https://forestpunk.wordpress.com/2013/05/05/1991-high-tech-high-life/ More Info https://www.discogs.com/1991-High-Tech-High-Life/release/5152921 Listen! Youtube Spotify More Info: https://www.discogs.com/1991-High-Tech-High-Life/release/5152921 Listen! Spotify: Youtube: