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The IPTOS 50 Best Albums of 2011 – The Top Ten

Here it is then, the ten best albums I have heard this year. These releases earnt their place by basically being the albums I have kept coming back to, they are the albums that have had me close to approaching awe, or in that place where you just give thanks for a working pair of […]

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2011 – Half Time Report

We’re pretty much half way through the year so I thought it would be good to sum up what albums I think have made the grade and will be showing up in the end of year round up. So far 2011 has been rather excellent for new records, although for me there has not, as […]

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March Musical Highlights

Some songs from albums that I’ve got hold of this month that I’ve been enjoying; Vessels – Monoform (from their second album “Helioscope”, reviewed here) [audio http://dl.dropbox.com/u/23533589/01%20Monoform.mp3] Grails – Almost Grew My Hair (from their new album “Deep Politics” reviewed here) Tim Hecker –  Analog Paralysis, 1978 (from the album Ravedeath, 1972 reviewed here) [audio http://dl.dropbox.com/u/23533589/08%20Analog%20Paralysis%2C%201978.mp3] Obits […]

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What the Heck(er)?

Tim Hecker – Ravedeath, 1972 (Kranky) Drone is not a genre of music I am that familiar with, in the past when I have heard tracks described as such (and it’s a pretty self-explanatory genre name) they have not really held my attention for more than a few minutes. Eluvium’s “Talk Amongst The Trees” is […]

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