Split EP of future-wave IDM talent from the greater northwest. (A) contains a pair of finely formed midtempo beat-flicker gems w/occasional distorted drum-machine imaging & soft supple melodic iconography. Flip feats mellow dub-flecked track.
CNS Engineering creats a new maximalist fusion of all forms of machine music from immersive ambience to thick techno & broken breaks. On flip Monkey+1 takes no prisoners with his downtempo breakbeat destruction yet maintains a steady Hip-Hop flavor.
After countless comps & split 12`s here is debut full-length humanizing swung clank from his machines to turn loose scores of strange ocean floor crawlers. Broken prog acid lines & sandbox melodies temper elaborate epics of janky analog electro.
Croatian computer technician Robert Merlak is too out there for IDM based electronica, too lo-fi for musique concrete consideration. Nauseating synthesis of neurotic drones and wildly spinning drum machine eruptions make up the most of "Albumski,"
On his second release as O.S.T. for Phthalo, Chris Douglas presents a dark, brooding assemblage of icy electronic tones and brutally crunched drums. "Fuckin' Twats Missed It" is a defining release by a true electronic innovator.