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Alex was born in 1979 sometime between the release of Joy Division's Unknown Pleasures and The Sugarhill Gang's Rapper's Delight. Although utterly coincidental, this dichotomy does inform his taste.
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    We Have a Technical 170: Hornby Street

    August 17, 2017  |  Featured, We Have a Technical  |  Comments (0)

    On this episode we talk to Marc and Phil, from Cubanate!

  2. autodis

    Autoclav1.1/Displacer, “Spacetime”

    August 16, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Autoclav1.1 and Displacer explore space and time on their new split release of technoid IDM.

  3. volt9k

    Volt 9000, “Deformer”

    August 11, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Cory Gorksi channels Volt 9000′s off-kilter energy into a new and vital form on their new LP.

  4. Eric Sochocki of FIRES

    So Fragile: Eric Sochocki of FIRES

    August 2, 2017  |  Mixtapes  |  Comments (0)

    Our So Fragile mixtape this month is curated by Eric Sochocki of FIRES!

  5. suicide commando

    Suicide Commando, “Forest of the Impaled”

    July 25, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (3)

    The new album from Johan Van Roy lacks drive and energy, despite having moments of promise.

  6. eye steal

    Eye Steal, “Burning Out”

    July 19, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (1)

    Toronto’s Eye Steal cram a lot of drama and grit into their debut for Negative Gain Productions.

  7. the tear garden

    The Tear Garden, “The Brown Acid Caveat”

    July 11, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    The collaboration between Cevin Key and Edward Ka-Spel remains mysterious and varied more than 30 years into its existence.

  8. klutae

    Klutæ, “Black Pirahna”

    July 7, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Claus Larsen’s raw EBM project returns as an outlet for his fiery impulses as a songwriter and producer.

  9. veil of light

    Veil of Light, “Front Teeth”

    June 21, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (1)

    Veil of Light go harder, louder and grittier on their third LP.

  10. TSTI

    TSTI, “Endings”

    June 13, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Homage and emotion coincide on the sophomore album from TSTI.