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Skeptical: Imperial EP (Exit)“Imperial” hinges around a moody flute sample, but it’s the machine gun percussion of its uptempo breaks that makes it such a cool track. It has some of the cultural reverence of an act like Muslimgauze, but the emphasis on the beat is so...

Squarepusher: “Circular Flexing” (Music Is Rotted One Note, Warp 1998) After hearing Tom Jenkinsons’s new robot-played proggy material, it made me want to go back and unearth this late 90s album of his, in which he eschewed all sequencing and...

Squarepusher: “Circular Flexing” (Music Is Rotted One Note, Warp 1998) After hearing Tom Jenkinsons’s new robot-played proggy material, it made me want to go back and unearth this late 90s album of his, in which he eschewed all sequencing and...

Blawan: Bohla (R&S) Blawan: What You Do With What You Have (R&S) Blawan’s made a splash on R&S this year with not one but two really great 12" releases. The first, Bohla, is a 3-track headlong dive into acid tempered with a keen understanding of...

Machinedrum: Room(s) (Planet µ) Travis Stewart’s latest full-length under his Machinedrum moniker is easily one of the best electronic — or perhaps, any genre — albums of the year. I was familiar with his early work which surfaced around the turn of the century...