Crucial Listening #59: Only Now (Kush Arora)

Review: Wojtek Traczyk – Runo

Prepared solo double bass. Fatigue and disrepair.

Crucial Listening #52: J.J. Anselmi

Black Sabbath backseat boombox, clearing the room with Melvins, 100 miles of Neurosis. The author of Doomed To Fail: The Incredibly Loud History Of Doom, Sludge And Post-Metal discusses three important albums.

Review: Kris Force – Cascade

The hum that binds the mountain to its perceiver.

Review: Competition – Repetititive Music

Pre-emptive disrepair.

Review: Amy Reid – Isolated Bliss

The slow draining of paradise.

Review: T. Gowdy – Therapy With Colour

The attainment of meditative states without strain or artifice.

Crucial Listening #51: Aho Ssan

Lost and hopeless, Gaspar Noé colour palettes, ghosts in the city. The Paris-based musician discusses three important albums.

Review: Asunción + ihä – Lof

The strange glow at the back of the room.

Review: Yasuyuki Uesugi – Blocking Information In My Brain Causes Lethargy

The howl of an untouched equipment chain.

Review: Léa Boudreau – Chaos contrôlé

Exquisite collage for circuit-bent toys.