Crucial Listening #87: Cecilia Lopez

PHOTO BY WOLFGANG DANIEL. COURTESY OF ROULETTE INTERMEDIUM

Crucial Listening #86: Domingæ

Review: Minna Koskenlahti – Toinen/Other

Breaths threaded between thumps and scurries of percussion.

Review: Deli Kuvveti – Even After

Orchestral drools, electronic flecks and vital ambiguity.

Crucial Listening #82: Lauren Sarah Hayes

Out-of-time ska, home alone raves, smashing together American music. The live electronics improviser discusses three important albums.

Review: hyacinth. – Hold Onto Love

Staring out over the water. Waiting for the call to resume.

Review: Wilted Woman – Gekachelt

Emergency drained of colour.

Crucial Listening #81: Geneva Skeen

Top string of the harp, transcendent worldbuilding, catharsis in composing. The LA-based artist and composer discusses three important albums.

Crucial Listening #80: Jen Kutler

XXX alcohol, forgone resolutions, avalanches of brutality. The multidisciplinary artist and performer discusses three important albums.

Review: Jaleh Negari – Weaver ~

The space where translations converge and meaning is spilled. Field recordings, divergent rhythms, voices, instruments, the bloom of possibility.

Crucial Listening #79: Dalibor Cruz

Slipping into the bloodstream, reassembling the alien spacecraft, addictive polyrhythms. The Honduran-American producer discusses three important albums.

Review: Genrietta – Park Kulturi

Recollections of Moscow from Israel. Glittered power stations, labyrinthine underpasses.