Aphex Twin’s Syro: What Else to Say?

Aphex Twin, for the few that may not know of him, is Richard D. James, one of the most revered electronic artists of all time. He's built up an impressive library of aliases spanning different eras of music and styles since the 80's, and cultivated a sort of cult of secrecy about him like: disdaining… Continue reading Aphex Twin’s Syro: What Else to Say?

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Sitting In On A Sleepy Summer’s Eve: Bibio’s Green EP

After a lamentably long absence, I'm hoping to return to some wild semblance of a schedule. A couple posts today, and a bunch in the pipeline. Now, Bibio. Bibio is the stage name of UK-born electronic artist Steven Wilkinson. I've come very late to the Bibio club, only having really heard of him along with… Continue reading Sitting In On A Sleepy Summer’s Eve: Bibio’s Green EP

The Sounds of an Imagined Paris: The Music of Amélie

There is often a mythical attachment to France, and doubly so for it's capital, Paris. Who, past the age of existence, hasn't heard of the City of Love? Oft there are romantic scenes within films or novels of walking cobblestone streets under the vigilant and benevolent gaze of the Eiffel Tower, and millions of love-struck… Continue reading The Sounds of an Imagined Paris: The Music of Amélie