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Premiere: EXEK – “U-Mop”

January 15, 2018

Premiere: EXEK – “U-Mop” Melbourne’s EXEK began as the solo studio project of Albert Wolski, but quickly expanded into a regular four-piece in 2014 with the addition of Andrew Brocchi on synthesizer, Henry Wilson on bass, and Nell Grant on saxophone. On new song “U-Mop” — taken from their upcoming Ahead... 

Nev Lilit – ‘Donnie’

January 12, 2018

Nev Lilit – ‘Donnie’ Young, Stockholm-based tape imprint Moloton has released four exciting cassettes since launching, the first of which — the “minimalist gloom” of Sonja Tofik — was discussed eloquently by R Stan Molina elsewhere on this very site. The label’s sophomore release is also a fine... 

Syko Friend – ‘Angel’s Ride’

January 9, 2018

Syko Friend – ‘Angel’s Ride’ Sophie Weil — Los Angeles musician by way of Minneapolis — has channeled somnambulant drifts under the solo guise Syko Friend since 2011. As expected from an occasional contributor to countrified outlets Clay Camero’s County Line Bandits and Itasca, Syko Friend fails to shy away completely... 

Premiere: Pun Collins – “Mainframe” (feat. Nico Niquo)

January 4, 2018

Premiere: Pun Collins – “Mainframe” (feat. Nico Niquo) The last we heard from French producer Axel Lacan was in April 2017 with his decayed and engrossing World Wide Wave cassette for Brooklyn’s Dirty Tapes. His new 12″, titled Lunar Influence, for UK-label Them There Records is an introspective contrast, a somnambulent flip-side to the more...