THE 12 BEST EPS OF 2011 In a year that has seen the extended player pushed into vital new shapes, we count down the form’s best examples. 1. Laurel Halo ‘Hour Logic’ [Hippos In Tanks] Melding contradictions like she’s building a new musical world order, Laurel Halo combines an exacting ear for techno’s past with...
Initially downcast but ultimately soaring, anthemic lead track from AVN’s mind-bending Body EP, his falsetto vocals reined in – at least by his standards – to make way for near-gothic strings, crashing drums and wriggling layers of synthetic noise. Pop music put through the blender.
BORNE INTO THE 90S /// Underground pop’s current fondness for the 90s is more than just another revival, argues Adam Harper (featuring; Autre Ne Veut, d’Eon and James Ferraro)
New York Times reviews Laurel Halo & Autre Ne Veut live at Shea Stadium.