Category Archives: Music Reviews

“B1 is the one for me”

You all probably know what “feedback” means in techno. In 1745 British traders travelling through what is now Berlin used the term when exchanging a harpsichord for several bags of salt, and it has been embraced by Europeans ever since. They have added their continental flair to the term: eg “give us your feedbacks” has […]

More Resident Advisor Reviews

Here are some more recent single reviews I’ve done for Resident Advisor. One of Crosstown Rebels latest release, another of Moon Harbour’s latest release, and finally a review of Ame’s “Balandine” in which my 5/5 score seems to have been a little too high for some. In my defence I should say first of all […]

Sexism? Not on the internet!?

Good old Jess Harvell reviews Justice for Pitchfork. Possibly the best thing about this review is someone on the ILM thread assuming Jess was a girl and acting accordingly (way down the bottom on June 12th). In the context of a review that says “the riffs on tracks like ‘Let There Be Light’ and ‘Stress’ […]