New Tendencies | Batch0008SM-LL (12″/DL)   The London based SM-LL label returns with a new 12” by New Tendencies, the electronic music project of Matt Nish-Lapidus.  The in-house sound of the label favours repetition and reductionism, and this EP delivers exactly that, but adds plenty of twists along the way. The six tracks here all […]

New Tendencies L5 (Forking Paths Records; CS/DL) Toronto’s Matt Nish-Lapidus is New Tendencies and the tape (in a short edition of only 40) begins with Start. Flared bleeps and electronic squiggles pervade the space as a crashing percussion enters and exits. It’s all coated, concealed as if you are listening to it from outside a […]