Review: Pink Room + SEPL – Transition

The blur of obliteration and assembly. A 30-minute synthesiser collage by Thierry Arnal and Sophie Jeannin.

Review: Ai Aso – The Faintest Hint

Minimalist pop hung carefully upon silence.

Review: Eve Maret – Stars Aligned

Electronic dazzle and fragile unity.

Review: Atte Elias Kantonen – Studies In Audio Fabrics

Exercises in sonic tactility, generated on an array of analogue synthesisers.

Crucial Listening #56: Steve Von Till

Volcanic psychedelia, flanger sweep obsessions, monuments in the mountains. The musician, poet and teacher discusses three important albums.

Review: ssabæ – Fractal Archipelago

Drones, jittering microsound, contradictory modes of time.

Review: Tatsuya Nakatani + Rhonda Taylor – City Of Rocks

Giddy tilts on the American Southwest. Improvisations for percussion and saxophone.

Crucial Listening #55: Claire Rousay

Listening to assholes, inner/outer presentations of self, power chords over trap beats. The Texas-based artist discusses three important albums.

Review: Strangerous – Death By Anticipation

Repetition wielded as adhesive-by-force.

Review: Jiyeon Kim – Long Decay And New Earth

Piano, cassette, sampler, ambiguity, transit.