Drowse & Amulets | Split | Whited Sepulchre Records (CS/DL) These two Portland artists share more than just a city they live in. Randall Taylor, probably better known as AMULETS has already been featured on these pages with his quite exquisite sonic excursions of tape loops and ambient guitar. Nothing much changes in that respect […]

VipCancro | Su Se Stesso (Lisca)Psychological Strategy Board | Sophia 6/Alter (Dog Tunnel) Each of these new releases are just under a half hour, so it made sense to have a look at these side-by-side, and what’s new in short form – otherwise there’s no distinguishable connection than run time. Sophia 6/Alter via Bandcamp Paul […]

This is our first-ever podcast Guestmix collaboration, here with Zurich-based sound artist Simon Grab. This is an opportunity for an artist to share works that have inspired them or made them think twice, including mixing their own work in for good measure, as is here. His astute ear brings us some seriously odd bits from […]

Yair Etziony | Ensemble (False Industries: CS/DL)Shasta Cults | Shasta Cults (Important Records: LP/DL) It’s always one of my favorite opportunities to follow-up on an artist’s work who I have heard somewhat recently to find any new motivations in their trajectory. Last year I reviewed Yair Etziony‘s Albion Remixes which I particularly enjoyed for its […]

Funeral Souvenir | La Noche del AnhídridoVerlag System (LP/DL) This re-issue of an original 1987 six track quintessential Spanish industrial noise tape is further fueled with a peppering of other re-issues.  Totaling ten tracks, the additional tracks are taken from compilation releases from 2009-2011. With cover art re-contextualizing Ed Clark’s original photo of Graham W. Jackson […]