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Tag Archives: Electro

Ex-Terrestrial – Urth Born

17-Jul-18

★★☆☆☆ = Eh, fine What’s it sound like? Spacey comedown techno. Thoughts Really just OK and I think I’d like it better in certain settings, ie not on my commute. Water walk is the highlight. Feels very much like a lesser clone of the orb. More Info https://www.discogs.com/Ex-Terrestrial-Urth-Born/release/11606158 Listen! Youtube Spotify Schema Info Ex-Terrestrial – […]

Emperor Penguin – Extreme Gaming

04-Jul-18

★★☆☆☆ = Eh, fine What’s it sound like? Indie guitar/drums/keys trio makes record to mimic found sound sample album. Thoughts I’d skip this album and go for their other two,songs feel less finished then the debut. Beats are laid down just kinda hang without real direction, repeating until the tracks end. Gone are the funky […]

Emperor Penguin – Shatter The Illusion Of Integrity, Yeah

02-Jul-18

★★★☆☆ = Good! What’s it sound like? A band performing the format of an instrumental sample driven hip hop record. Styles range from funk to hip hop to rock Thoughts This is an interesting take on the usually tiresome instrumental beat album. At its best songs are gfunk funky and successfully creates a hazy stoner […]

Death Grips – Fashion Week (Instrumentals)

28-Jun-18

★★☆☆☆ = Eh, fine What’s it sound like? Industrial instrumental electro, a modern house version of prime-NIN. Thoughts The instrumentals are fine Death grips fans will obviously miss MC Ride who is in all other death grips releases. Has its moments but nothing I felt like revisiting. More Info https://www.discogs.com/Death-Grips-Fashion-Week-Instrumentals/release/6489505 Listen! Youtube Spotify

Aphex Twin – Selected Ambient Works 85-92

25-Jun-18

★★★★★ = Classic, essential listening What’s it sound like? Techno with a pleasant floating ambient element. Certain tracks utilize a drum machine for a dance vibe, others are extended and much more in the ambient realm relying on repetition to create feeling. Thoughts A masterpiece: this sounds great and is aphex twin at his most […]