The Endless Life Cycle of Japanese City Pop by Cat Zheng is a great summary of the Japanese City Pop phenomenon and the broader ‘Youtube-core’ muzak industry that has sprung up on the platform. Interesting read.
A lovely new record from Andrew Tuttle and friends the Padang Food Tigers. Serene and uplifting in these COVID times. Well worth a listen!
We missed this little gem last year. Care Tracts by Matthewdavid’s Mindflight. On high rotation at the moment and wholeheartedly recommend!
‘She made music jump into 3D: Wendy Carlos, the reclusive synth genius‘ A great article in the Guardian on a true pioneer of electronic music and a new book on her life.
The Underwater Island is a collection of four tracks from Grenoble based producer Denis Morin. Exquisite ambient dance floor music. Highly recommended!
Music for the fading light. For the evening and into the night. featuring tracks from Blank Gloss, Jon Hassell, Wilson Tanner, Scott Gilmore and Four Hands. Image: Nils Frahm
Aranya low-cost housing, Indore, India, 1989
Emily A. Sprague’s meditative Star Gazing Video from the forthcoming album ‘Hill, Flower, Fog.’ Out Nov 13 on the always amazing RVNG Intl.
New tracks added to the AFCLUB playlist! image from ‘Zoo Look’s’ excellent floor exciter, Direct Contact.